Morgan City Housing Authority Interim Director Clarence Robinson listens during Thursday’s board meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Two of the Morgan City Housing Authority employees who are accused of receiving improper pay and bonuses will continue to be employed with the authority at least until officials finish investigating the authority’s right to action against state Civil Service classified employees, the housing authority board decided Thursday.

Charlie Barron

Central Catholic’s Charlie Barron was selected to the Louisiana Sportswriters Association Class 1A All-State Football First Team, and three other Eagles made honorable mention all-state, according to an article published Thursday in The Advocate.
Winners in the golf cart decorating contest during the City of Franklin’s Christmas Lighting ceremony downtown were, from left, first place award to Tracy Ackman, third place winner Mindi Baxter and second place winner Catherine Siracusa. Their awards were presented at the Franklin City Council meeting Tuesday evening.

Morgan City Housing Authority Interim Director Clarence Robinson listens during Thursday’s board meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Charlie Barron

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Public works fire

Franklin firefighters were called out shortly before 1 p.m. Thursday to put out a fire that destroyed this dump truck at the St. Mary Parish public works facility on La. 182.

Central Catholic High School Hall of Fame

Central Catholic High School inducted five alumni into their Hall of Fame Friday night at their homecoming game. Inductees receiving the Hall of Fame Athletic Achievement Award are, from left, Andy Gros, Grant Autrey and Ronnie Hebert. Meritorious Service Award inductees are Sister Madeleine Sofie Hebert and Jules Arceneaux. Receiving on behalf of Hebert was her niece, Marguerite Sumrall.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

Central Catholic High School inducted five alumni into their Hall of Fame Friday night at their homecoming game.

Arrests reports

Maj. Gary Driskell and Capt. John Kahl of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office are the fourth and fifth from the left. At the podium announcing the results of the operation are Lafayette Police Chief Jim Craft, left, and Carencro Police Chief Carlos Stout. The officers were not identified.
(Submitted Photo courtesy of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office)

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division helped agencies from four parishes seize more than $44,000 worth of illegal drugs and make 110 arrests over a four-day period, St.

Swiftships awarded Egyptian Navy contract for 6 patrol boats

Swiftships announced it received a contract to build six 35-meter patrols for the Egyptian navy.
(Submitted Photo courtesy of Swiftships)

Swiftships has been awarded a second Navy contract for the construction of six 35-meter patrol boats for the Egyptian Navy, the Morgan City company announced Wednesday.

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Obituaries

Todd Prestenbach

Todd Prestenbach, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, who was born Oct. 21, 1953, the son of Alton and the late Mayola Prestenbach, suddenly passed away at his residence Wednesday, Dec.

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