On Tuesday, Morgan City High School Tiger Band members were practicing on campus. Stephanie Leblanc and Austin Duval are playing the instruments up front and the other members of the band are marching behind.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Students in St. Mary Parish public schools report to school Aug. 7. Students will be marked absent if they are not present on the opening day of school, St. Mary Parish Superintendent Donald Aguillard reminded parents in a news release.

Morgan City High Baseball Head Coach Tim Vidos (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Morgan City High School’s newly-hired head baseball coach is a familiar face around the program having been involved with Morgan City Tiger baseball on and off for about 30 years.

Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Would you know how to pilot an 850-pound diving suit? Alan Nursall learned how to do just that and about the science behind the Atmospheric Diving System at Phoenix International Wednesday when he was in Bayou Vista to tape a segment for Daily Planet, a science and technology show on Discovery Canada.

On Tuesday, Morgan City High School Tiger Band members were practicing on campus. Stephanie Leblanc and Austin Duval are playing the instruments up front and the other members of the band are marching behind.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Morgan City High Baseball Head Coach Tim Vidos (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Arrests reports

Lionel Joseph

A 24-year-old Labadieville man, who had been in The Daily Review’s Most Wanted edition since June, was jailed for stealing nearly $3,000 in cash and electronics from a Morgan City restaurant, Morga

Shrimp & Petroleum Festival poster unveiled Monday

The official poster for the 79th annual Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival was unveiled Monday afternoon on the front porch of the festival office on Second Street in Morgan City. Front row, from left, Paige Johnson, Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival queen; Robert Olivier IV; Madison Olivier; Robert Olivier III, artist; and his wife, Amanda Olivier holding Trent Olivier. Second row, Bobby Dufrene, festival board member; Lee Darce, festival assistant and vendor chairman; and Lt. Mary Gilday, U.S. Coast Guard. Third row, Rodney Gros, festival vice president; Kim Olivier, mother of the artist; and Greg Price, festival chairman of the board. Fourth row, Louis Tamporello, city councilman and festival board member; Donna Meyer, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce president; Robert Olivier Jr., father of the artist; Lee Delaune, festival director; and festival board members Deborah Lodrigue and Kim Hernandez. Back row, Peggy Acosta, festival board secretary; Barry Dufrene, city councilman; Mark Griffin Jr., Morgan City police assistant police chief; Bob Harrison, St. Mary Parish chamber board member; Frank Grizzaffi, Morgan City mayor; and Louis Ratcliff, Berwick mayor.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Bayou Vista artist Robert Olivier III’s art was chosen as the official poster for the 79th annual Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival.

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Michael Phelps will match his most grueling program since coming out of retirement, entering four events at next week’s U.S. national championships.

Lifestyle

Local artist Vera Deville Judycki, left, of Morgan City, has 15 paintings featured in an art show at City Club at River Ranch in Lafayette, her second at the club.

Obituaries

James Allen Dyson Sr.

October 20, 1931 — July 25, 2014
James Allen Dyson Sr., died Friday, July 25, 2014, at The Crossing of Clarity Hospice in Baton Rouge at the age of 82.

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