Brenna Eaker, at left in the photo at left, along with Kim Bouldin, Rebecca Hudson and Gracie Cole, skate up the La. 182 bridge from Morgan City to Berwick on Sunday. They are pushing strollers with about 100 pounds of gear in each one.
The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald

A Colorado women’s roller derby team, on a mission to raise funds to stop domestic violence and sexual assault, skated their way into the Tri-City area Sunday as part of a 2,800-mile trip across the country.
All ballot propositions except one passed in Saturday’s election. The St. Mary Parish government’s $6.5 million bond proposal with .92 mills to support its newly created road district failed with 1,012 votes or 46.83 percent, in favor to 1,149 votes, or 53.17 percent against.
Easter egg hunts were held Wednesday at Caffery Park in Franklin. The first egg hunt involved parents who quickly filled empty bags as they scrambled about looking for the gold and silver eggs. A large number of fathers and father figures joined in the egg hunting fun and enjoyed the event as much as their children in the next hunt.

Brenna Eaker, at left in the photo at left, along with Kim Bouldin, Rebecca Hudson and Gracie Cole, skate up the La. 182 bridge from Morgan City to Berwick on Sunday. They are pushing strollers with about 100 pounds of gear in each one.
The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald

Detectives seek ID of Amelia robbery suspect

A suspect in a March 17 robbery at the Circle K in Amelia is seen on video surveillance. (Submitted photo)

Authorities are seeking the identity of a suspect seen on video surveillance during a March 17 robbery at Circle K in Amelia, according to a St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office news release.

Police: Woman seriously hurt in 'rolling meth' lab fire

Two women were injured, one of them seriously, when their car caught fire early today on the U.S. 90 bridge. Police say the car may have been a rolling meth lab.
Submitted picture

One woman was seriously injured and her twin sister had minor injuries after a car they were in caught fire this morning on the U.S. 90 bridge in Morgan City.

'Amazing kids': Local people turn out to support autistic children

The three children to whom this T-shirt refers are Cameron and Eva Aucoin and Royce Fryou. They were among the autistic children recognized Saturday at Morgan City's Autism Society 5K Run-Walk.
The Daily Review/Bill Decker

Ten local children were recognized on posters for the seventh annual Autism Society 5K Run/Walk, which brought hundreds of people to the Morgan City Junior High football field Saturday morning.

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Sports

International Star trainer Mike Maker suggested that he might take some dirt from the Fair Grounds Race Course and sprinkle it on the famed track at Churchill Downs.

Lifestyle

Born to Jaclyn Nicole Fields and Edwin Arnoldo Fonseca of Morgan City, a boy, Edwin Joshua Fonseca, on Jan. 8 at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.

Obituaries

Eveyln Shelton, 95, of Morgan City, Louisiana, died Sunday, March 29, 2015, at her home.

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