Rhythms on the River is a Friday evening ritual in downtown Morgan City. The music prompts dancing at an April 2013 Rhythms on the River. The event resumes Friday.
(The Daily Review File Photo)

The downtown live music series “Rhythms on the River” is scheduled to begin Friday and continue each Friday through June 20, according to a Cajun Coast Visitors and Convention Bureau news release. The dates for this year’s series are April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, June 6, 13 and 20.

CENTERVILLE LADY BULLDOGS SENIOR players Lacy LaGrange, Brittany Grimes and Jamie Thibodaux are pictured while Taylor Saucier was absent due to an injury during Centerville’s Senior Night Monday at the CHS Lady Bulldog Field.

CENTERVILLE _ Centerville’s Lady Bulldogs displayed their version of stepping up on the big stage as the No. 7 seeded Lady Bulldogs defeated No. 26 seeded Patrick Taylor 15-0 here Monday in four innings in a State Class B bidistrict-round playoff game at Lady Bulldog Field.
Mayors Raymond Harris of Franklin, seated left, and Wayne Breaux of Baldwin, seated right, joined secretaries from local public schools to sign a proclamation declaring April 21-25 as Secretaries Week. The proclamation recognizes school secretaries for their crucial and demanding roles in education.

Rhythms on the River is a Friday evening ritual in downtown Morgan City. The music prompts dancing at an April 2013 Rhythms on the River. The event resumes Friday.
(The Daily Review File Photo)

CENTERVILLE LADY BULLDOGS SENIOR players Lacy LaGrange, Brittany Grimes and Jamie Thibodaux are pictured while Taylor Saucier was absent due to an injury during Centerville’s Senior Night Monday at the CHS Lady Bulldog Field.

Efforts continue for first-responder memorial

St. Mary Parish President Paul Naquin discusses a memorial for first-responders killed in the line of duty at a meeting Tuesday. Also shown is former state Sen. Butch Gautreaux, left. Also attending the meeting were Donna Meyer, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce president; and Korean War veteran E.C. “Gene” Bosworth.
(The Daily Review Photo by Preston Gill)

Efforts to recognize and honor first responders killed in the line of duty continue to move forward and will be included in future beautification projects at the courthouse in Franklin, Parish Pres

Marriage licenses

The following people applied for marriage licenses at the St. Mary Parish Clerk of Court office in Franklin.
Monday, April 7
Christopher Bailey Deville and Carmen Margaret Arnold.

Arrest reports

Edward Mills

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported responding to 32 complaints in the parish and reported the following arrests in east St. Mary Parish:

Groundbreaking ceremony for power plant in Morgan City

Officials participate in this morning’s groundbreaking of the new Louisiana Energy and Power Authority power plant to be built on Youngs Road in Morgan City. The 64-megawatt natural gas-powered electric plant will cost about $120 million to build and serve Morgan City, Houma, Jonesville, Plaquemine, Rayne and Vidalia. Morgan City will have a 10-megawatt share in the plant. Construction is scheduled to be finished in late 2015. On hand were, from left, Tony Calderone, Robins and Morton director of operations; Cedric LaFleur, LEPA chairman and former Morgan City mayor; Dennis Chianese, Burns and Roe senior project manager; Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, Morgan City mayor; Joe Vumbaco, Energy Resource Consulting Group managing partner; Tom Bourg, Houma/Terrebonne Parish utilities director; Hyram Copeland, Vidalia mayor; Cordell Grand, LEPA general manager; Michel Claudet, Terrebonne Parish president; Mark Gulotta, Plaquemine mayor; Jason Akers, Foley and Judell Law Firm bond attorney; Roland Boudreaux, Rayne Mayor; and Tim Matte, former LEPA board member and former Morgan City mayor.
(The Daily Review Photo Diane Miller Fears)

Officials participate in this morning’s groundbreaking of the new Louisiana Energy and Power Authority power plant to be built on Youngs Road in Morgan City.

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Sports

The Franklin Senior High School Hornets will host the 2014 Boys and Girls District 9-3A Track and Field Meet Thursday at Albert Perry Field at the J. C. Dry Stadium.

Lifestyle

Teche Federal Bank sponsored the meal for the St. Mary AARP meeting. Teche representative, from left, Mandy Fryou and Chris Breaux are with AARP Vice President Floyd Hymel.
--Mark Leonard photos

On April 7, the St. Mary AARP held its monthly dinner and meeting. Sponsoring the meal of beef stew was Teche Federal Bank. Cooks were Myrt and Mac McNemar, and Judy and Billy Giroir.

Obituaries

NEW IBERIA _ John Guienze smacked a home run while Jacob Hebert earned the mound win as the Hanson Memorial Tigers beat Highland Baptist 10-1 in District 8-A action here Tuesday at Highland Baptist

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