Morgan City should have a new police chief named before the end of April, the city’s third chief in just more than two years, according to Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi.
The Broussard-Harris Committee hosted its 11th Annual Black Achievement Award Banquet Saturday, March 14 at Broussard-Harris Recreation Center. Among the 18 honorees were Larmen Jenkins, above with family, and Rose McCurtis, below with family. The theme of the evening was “Dream with a Vision, Live with a Purpose.”
Staff Report Berwick’s boys and Morgan City’s girls bowling team both fell in Bi Region bowling action at Holiday Lanes in Bossier City. The Morgan City girls, who last year finished on the cusp of a trip to the state semifinals, again finished in the same spot as they fell to top-seed Ellender, 17.5-9.5

Krewe of Amani Parade postponed to Saturday

King and Queen Adonis XL Keith Leonard and JoAnne Radtke held a toast during Friday night’s Krewe of Adonis parade in Morgan City.
he Daily Review/Crystal Thieleipape

Because of the predicted 60 percent chance of rain today, the Krewe of Amani rescheduled its parade for 4 p.m. Saturday, Mayor Rodney Grogan said in a news release.

Police: Two seriously injured in head-on crash in Morgan City

A two-vehicle crash Saturday night on Greenwood Overpass in Morgan City left the drivers of the pickup truck and car involved with serious injuries, according to Morgan City police. (Photo courtesy of Morgan City Police Department)

The drivers of two vehicles sustained serious injuries Saturday night in a wreck on Greenwood Overpass after the driver of a pickup truck traveling westbound crossed into the eastbound lanes hittin

Central Catholic students visit Rotary Club

Morgan City Rotary Club members hosted Central Catholic High School students Tanner Wiggins and Jordan Morvant at a recent luncheon where the students spoke about their school activities and education plans. From left are Rotary student visit director Edgar Barousse, Wiggins and Morvant.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members hosted Central Catholic High School students Tanner Wiggins and Jordan Morvant at a recent luncheon where the students spoke about their school activities and educat

Carnival balls, parades highlight weekend

A man is handing boxes to Rob Radtke, Krewe of Adonis vice president, for the preparation of the Tri-City area’s only nighttime parade at 7 p.m. today.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The krewes of Hephaestus and Amani will each hold a Carnival ball Saturday. Balls for the krewes of Adonis, Nike, Galatea, Dionysus and Hannibal have already been held.

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CENTERVILLE’S CHRISTIAN ARIAS takes a lead off third base after slamming a triple and receiving instructions from Coach Barry Price Tuesday at the Centerville Baseball Field. The Centerville Bulldogs posted a 12-2 win over the Episcopal School of Acadiana Falcons. Centerville will play host to Bell City on Thursday at 4 p.m.

CENTERVILLE _ Cole Candella ripped a solo homer and Christian Arias slammed a triple, leading the Centerville Bulldogs to a 12-2 victory over the Episcopal School of Acadiana Falcons in an abbrevia

Lifestyle

While some crape myrtle pruning cuts may appear “architecturally” nice, this kind of pruning is still the improper way to prune crape myrtle trees.
--Allen Owings Photo

HAMMOND — Our spring- and summer-flowering trees and shrubs are growing and preparing for another great bloom season.

Obituaries

Fannie Lee Granger, born January 8, 1931, died on, March 28, 2015, in Houston, Texas.

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