The Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts announces its upcoming fall production written by Ed “Tiger” Verdin of Franklin. Set to open on Harvest Moon Fest weekend, “Undying Love” is the story of a young couple whose lives become intertwined with the attacks on America on Sept. 11, 2001.

The area in the yellow is Morgan City’s cultural district.

The manager of the state cultural district program will be in Morgan City Wednesday to explain the benefits of the city’s new cultural district, according to a news release.
Chitimacha Tribe’s inaugural Pow Wow was held Saturday in the Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino. Visitors packed the bleachers to watch indigenous tribal dancers and drummers. There were also Native American crafts vendors, foods such as fry bread and Indian tacos and much more. Organizers called the event a great success.

The area in the yellow is Morgan City’s cultural district.


Trucks were being loaded with cut sugarcane in Ricohoc on Tuesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Early reports indicate the state’s sugar cane harvest will be about average after initial concerns that the cold weather earlier in the year may have led to a sub-par crop, American Sugar Cane Leag

St. Mary Parish School Board honors

Students of the Month were named during the October meeting of the St. Mary Parish School Board. They are, from left, Natalie Bourgeois, eighth grade, Berwick Junior High; Katie Trivitt, fifth grade, W.P. Foster Elementary; McKenzi Smith, eighth grade, Morgan City Junior High; and Shaceed Hernandez-Alamo, fifth grade, J.A. Hernandez Elementary. (The Daily Review/Jean L. McCorkle )

Central Catholic High School students recognized

The Central Catholic High School Student of the Month Award is designed to distinguish one outstanding junior high school student and one high school student. This award is an opportunity to recognize those students who have demonstrated excellent leadership ability and motivation. This month, Central Catholic High School has awarded eighth grader Bryce Grizzaffi and senior Mary Frances Aucoin for the honor. Heather Irwin was also recognized as Inspirational Faculty Member of the Month. Irwin teaches geometry, advanced math, calculus and dual enrollment math. (Submitted Photo)



NEW IBERIA _ The Franklin Senior High School Lady Hornets volleyball team went 1-3 in the NISH Tournament held Saturday at the New Iberia Senior High School Gym.


Steve and Liz Ellison were presented a Patterson Garden Club Yard of the Month Award for October. The Ellisons’ yard has a display of azaleas, nandinas, hollies, camellias, begonias and Lily of the Nile.
(Submitted Photo)

Steve and Liz Ellison were presented a Patterson Garden Club Yard of the Month Award for October.


Dane C. Walker

Funeral services were held today, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Grosse Tete for Dane C. Walker, 55, who died at 10:15 a.m.

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