Upon receiving the National Coach of the Year award, Coach Kenneth Lockett turned his shining moment into a special honor for everyone who has ever touched his life in some special way.

Scott Angelle

Fixing the state budget would be the first priority in office of both Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne, Republican candidates for Louisiana governor.

(The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

Special teams are the biggest concern for Tri-City area coaches in the Morgan City High School Football Jamboree Friday at Tiger Stadium. Berwick will host Covenant Christian in the opening game at 6 p.m., while Morgan City will face Patterson in the nightcap at 8 p.m.

Scott Angelle

(The Daily Review/Courtney Long)

Blessing of the fleet moves to Berwick; registration required to participate in boat parade

The Rev. Greg Fratt of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Morgan City blesses the fleet during the 2013 Shrimp and Petroleum Festival. The blessing of the fleet moves to Berwick this year while the Morgan City dock is being renovated.

For the first time in recent years, the annual Blessing of the Fleet at the Shrimp and Petroleum Festival will be held on the Berwick side of the Atchafalaya River due to ongoing construction to im

Victim improves; shooter still at large

Investigators work the scene of Wednesday’s shooting of a woman who lives in the 400 block of Saturn in Bayou Vista. The victim is in stable condition today at a New Orleans hospital.

The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape

As of this morning, a 47-year-old woman was in stable condition in the hospital after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds when an unidentified suspect shot her at a Bayou Vista home Wednesday mornin

Preschoolers get a Head Start at Patterson library branch

The St. Mary Parish Library held a “Jump Start to Head Start” event Wednesday at the Patterson branch. Tyler Mingo was excited to join in the learning as Branch Manager Lisa Wilson made learning fun.

The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape

PATTERSON — The St. Mary Parish Library hosted its first “Jump Start to Head Start” program Wednesday for children entering Head Start or pre-K.



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Artists Guild Unlimited’s annual Labor Day Show and Sale will be held Sept. 2-24 at the AGU Everett Street Gallery in Morgan City.


Eric Swanson

April 17, 1978 — August 25, 2015
Eric Swanson, a native of Dallas and a longtime resident of Morgan City, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at his residence at the age of 37.

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