The state Department of Transportation and Development announced plans to repair and preserve the La. 182 bridge over the Berwick Bay. The announcement was made during a visit by legislators and state highway officials to Morgan City on Tuesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The La. 182 bridge over Berwick Bay appears to be safe from being demolished after an announcement Tuesday that the state Department of Transportation and Development has plans to preserve and repair the bridge.

A reception was held Monday afternoon for retiring City Prosecutor Sostenes Ruiz III in the Morgan City Court Building. From left are Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, Ruiz, R.J. Percle, and City Court Judge Kim Stansbury.
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The volume of people coming to City Court has continually increased and laws have become more complicated throughout the 33 years Sostenes Ruiz III has been city prosecutor, he said Friday.

Morgan City High School defeated Donaldsonville High School 3-0 (25-10, 25-21, 25-8) in District 6-III action at home Monday. The Lady Tigers will conclude district play today when it travels to face Lutcher. Above, Morgan City’s Brandi Ingram hits the ball over the net, while teammate Alex Thompson looks on. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Morgan City Lady Tigers knocked off Donaldsonville Monday in straight sets, 25-10, 25-21, 25-8, in District 6-III action. The Lady Tigers had five aces and three blocks in the win.

The state Department of Transportation and Development announced plans to repair and preserve the La. 182 bridge over the Berwick Bay. The announcement was made during a visit by legislators and state highway officials to Morgan City on Tuesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A reception was held Monday afternoon for retiring City Prosecutor Sostenes Ruiz III in the Morgan City Court Building. From left are Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, Ruiz, R.J. Percle, and City Court Judge Kim Stansbury.
The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape

Morgan City High School defeated Donaldsonville High School 3-0 (25-10, 25-21, 25-8) in District 6-III action at home Monday. The Lady Tigers will conclude district play today when it travels to face Lutcher. Above, Morgan City’s Brandi Ingram hits the ball over the net, while teammate Alex Thompson looks on. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick celebrates life, light and everything old Saturday

On Thursday, James Lacoste, Iris Berry, Belinda Berry Lacoste, and Eljean Nesmith were setting up at the Brown House Museum for the upcoming A Celebration of Life and Light event. The event will begin at the Brown House Museum located at 3326 Third St. in Berwick at 10 a.m. and continue until 1 p.m. Saturday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A Celebration of Life and Light will be held Saturday in Berwick.

‘Parade of Schools’ and ‘Zoo-to-Boo’ to finish Red Ribbon Week

Representing the Red Ribbon Committee, front, from left, are Corey Burgess, DARE officer; Kimberlyn Gibson, school resource officer; Karla Cornes, school resource officer; Liska Kemp, committee member; Herman Hartman, Red Ribbon president; and Marshal Kenny Duval, committee member. Front, from left, are Gidget Everitt, at-risk interventionist; Lena Henry, school resource officer; Donna Meyer, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce president; and Brenda Liner, St. Mary Outreach.
(Submitted Photo)

Red Ribbon Week is set to finish this weekend with a “Parade of Schools” and “Zoo-to-Boo Family Fun Day” Saturday.

Hamilton: Cultural district provides tax credits, exemptions

Gaye Hamilton, Louisiana cultural district program manager, speaks Wednesday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium about Morgan City’s new cultural district.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Residents and business owners within the city’s new cultural district now have the opportunity to apply for tax credits relating to historic preservation and rehabilitation and to receive tax exemp

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Sports

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles finished their District 6-V season with a perfect mark after defeating West St. John 3-0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-12) Tuesday in Morgan City. The game also served as Senior Night for the Lady Eagles. Above, Central Catholic’s Brittany Longman hits the ball. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles capped a perfect District 6-V season Tuesday with a 3-0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-12) victory against West St. John on Senior Night.

Lifestyle

Ready, set, go. Just as soon as you have new amaryllis bulbs, pot them up, and in a few months the spectacular, colorful trumpets will unfold.

Obituaries

Lynn Carol Rosson, 67, a resident of Morgan City, passed away on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, at Ochsner Medical Center.

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