Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Morgan City High School boys basketball coach Brandon Harden likened No. 29 Morgan City’s Class 4A playoff contest with No. 4 Plaquemine Friday to resetting a PlayStation. The Tigers, who were defeated 50-29 by the Green Devils in Plaquemine in December while not at full strength, will now get an opportunity to redeem themselves.

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

The fiberglass catamaran that had been floating around Berwick Bay in the Atchafalaya River appears to have found a secure resting place.
Kolby Presley, above, received St. Mary Parish Junior Fair and Livestock Show honors in La. Bred Commercial Gilt swine. Below, Hunter Champagne was awarded Champion AOB and La. Bred Champion AOB swine. Both are pictured with Franklin Mayor Raymond Harris, St. Mary Parish President Paul Naquin and St. Mary Superintendent of Schools Dr.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

American Pickers

American Pickers, a reality series television show, explored Ronnie Sanders collection of antiques Wednesday in Patterson. Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz travel around the United States “picking” various items for the show.
(The Daily Review Photos by Crystal Thielepape)

Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz, stars of American Pickers on History Channel, spent Wednesday at Ronnie Sanders’ warehouse in Patterson to pick through the treasures he’s been collecting for 50 years a

Aucoin takes oath

Gregory P. Aucoin was sworn in as judge of the 16th Judicial District Court Division F at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse on Wednesday. Above, U.S. District Court Judge Richard T. Haik Sr.

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Inclement weather Wednesday has prompted the adjustment of some of the locations of games today at the inaugural Tri-City Baseball Classic.

Lifestyle

Lawrence Welch III and Calyn Swords
--Brocato Photojournalism

Brenda Swords Simon and Michael Lee Swords, both of Patterson, wish to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Calyn Lee Swords, to Lawrence Austin Welch III, son of Ani

Obituaries

August 21, 1933 — February 24, 2015
Rita Rebardi, 81, a native of Bayou Shaffer and resident of Morgan City, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Patterson.

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