The Patterson 10U All-Stars finished as state runner-up at this past weekend’s Louisiana Babe Ruth State Tournament in Brusly. Team members include, sitting from left, Kamille Lightfoot, Bryleigh DeHart and Addie Lovell. On the second row, from left, are Kaylee Vining, Laila Dugar, Rylie Chassion and Riley Trahan. On the third row, from left, are Hilary Pillaro, Hailey Skiles, Mikah Ortiz, Olivia Black, Maggie Lemoine and Ana Vaccarella. On the back row, from left, are assistant coaches Mike Ortiz and Patrick Skiles and head coach Harris DeHart. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patrick Skiles)

The Patterson 10U All-Stars made an impressive run through the Louisiana Babe Ruth State Tournament en route to a runner-up finish Sunday in Brusly. After opening its tournament action with a 19-0 win against Westside Friday, Patterson fell Friday evening to St. Charles, 3-0.
Franklin’s inaugural “First Thursday” event is this week. The downtown promotion will be Thursday beginning at 1 p.m.
A woman and her 10-year-old son were displaced after a fire broke out at their rented residence at 411 Nora St. Monday morning. Franklin Fire Chief Chuck Bourgeois said the fire was reported at 7:41 a.m. Response time was 3 minutes with heavy smoke and flames showing on the left side of the brick house upon arrival.

The Patterson 10U All-Stars finished as state runner-up at this past weekend’s Louisiana Babe Ruth State Tournament in Brusly. Team members include, sitting from left, Kamille Lightfoot, Bryleigh DeHart and Addie Lovell. On the second row, from left, are Kaylee Vining, Laila Dugar, Rylie Chassion and Riley Trahan. On the third row, from left, are Hilary Pillaro, Hailey Skiles, Mikah Ortiz, Olivia Black, Maggie Lemoine and Ana Vaccarella. On the back row, from left, are assistant coaches Mike Ortiz and Patrick Skiles and head coach Harris DeHart. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patrick Skiles)

New technology gives data on Atchafalaya, weather

Darren Wright, physical oceanographic real-time system program manager for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, speaks Monday about the two new stations recently installed in the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel.
(The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)
Darren Wright, Physical Oceanographic Real-Time System program manager for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, speaks Monday about the two new real-time stations recently installed in the Atchafalaya River Bar Channel. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

As of Monday, mariners now have access to more real-time weather and waterway information in the Atchafalaya River to assist them in their navigation efforts and decision making.

Historic hotel burns, 17 lose their homes

The former Peck’s Hotel at 905 Main St. was fully involved when the photo above was captured at 6:30 p.m., Monday. Below, Assistant Franklin Fire Chief Jeff Hildreth, left, is on scene to inspect the damages. Donations of clothing and household goods for the 17 people left homeless can be dropped off at the fire station on First Street, the Emergency Aid Center on Commercial Street or in collection boxes located at Capital One Bank on Northwest Boulevard.

Seventeen people are homeless this morning after a fire destroyed the historic Peck’s Hotel on Main Street in Franklin Monday night.

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The Patterson 10U All-Stars finished as state runner-up at this past weekend’s Louisiana Babe Ruth State Tournament in Brusly. Team members include, sitting from left, Kamille Lightfoot, Bryleigh DeHart and Addie Lovell. On the second row, from left, are Kaylee Vining, Laila Dugar, Rylie Chassion and Riley Trahan. On the third row, from left, are Hilary Pillaro, Hailey Skiles, Mikah Ortiz, Olivia Black, Maggie Lemoine and Ana Vaccarella. On the back row, from left, are assistant coaches Mike Ortiz and Patrick Skiles and head coach Harris DeHart. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patrick Skiles)

The Patterson 10U All-Stars made an impressive run through the Louisiana Babe Ruth State Tournament en route to a runner-up finish Sunday in Brusly.

Lifestyle

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Bayou Vista Garden Club placed wreaths at the Blue Star Memorial Marker and at the Bayou Vista Community Center to commemorate Memorial Day in May. Gloria Roy designed and placed the wreaths.

Obituaries

Lorena C. Ledoux, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 29, 2015, at the age 81.

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