Aimee Monnin talks about Morgan City’s vicious dog ordinance at Tuesday’s City Council meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Several members of the public asked for a repeal of the city’s ban on pit bulls and a lessening of restrictions on Rottweilers in the city during Tuesday’s City Council meeting.
Oday Hebert, top photo, was awarded the Grand Champion Pen of Broilers honor Saturday at the St. Mary Parish Junior Fair and Livestock Show held at Franklin High School. At bottom, Dejohn Broussard took the Reserve Grand Chamion Pen of Broilers award. Both are pictured with Franklin Mayor Raymond Harris, St.
There were no injuries reported from this collision that occurred on U.S. 90 near the Garden City exit Tuesday, according to first responders at the scene. The eastbound lanes of the highway were blocked for about two hours while the accident involving an 18-wheel flatbed tractor-trailer and a Ford pickup was investigated.

Aimee Monnin talks about Morgan City’s vicious dog ordinance at Tuesday’s City Council meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Men’s Wild Game Supper

Kevin Willis will be the speaker for the Men’s Wild Game Supper at Bayou Vista Baptist Church, 411 Field St., at 6 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $10 per person. Children under 13 are admitted free. All money raised will be used for the Gulf Coast Baptist Association Disaster Relief Fund. The supper includes all kinds of wild game and a service follows. Willis grew up in Oakdale and now lives in Kinder, and is married to Cathy Elliott Willis. He has three children. He works in the forestry business and has served bi-vocationally with music and youth, and as pastor. Willis is an avid fisherman and hunter. He is the pastor of Indian Village Baptist Church near Kinder. There will be numerous door prizes. For more information, call 985-395-3070.
(Submitted Photo)

Kevin Willis will be the speaker for the Men’s Wild Game Supper at Bayou Vista Baptist Church, 411 Field St., at 6 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $10 per person.

Bayou Teche named to National Water Trails System

Paddlers en route to last year’s Shake Your Trail Feather event in Breaux Bridge, benefitting The TECHE Project, embark at Poche’s Market & Restaurant. The kayak-friendly landing just below Poche Bridge is a popular site for excursions by Breaux Bridge outfitter Cory Werk’s Bayou Teche Experience. For more information go to www.tourduteche.com.
(File Photo)

The 135 miles of meandering water that is the Bayou Teche became the 17th trail of the National Water Trails System Wednesday.

ROBBIE JOHNSON

Robbie Johnson, 54, a native of Monroe and a resident of Morgan City, died Sunday, January 11, 2015 at her residence in Morgan City, at 11:15 a.m.

ROBBIE JOHNSON

Robbie Johnson, 54, a native of Monroe and a resident of Morgan City, died Sunday, January 11, 2015 at her residence in Morgan City, at 11:15 a.m.

Pages

Sports

The owner of the minor league Biloxi Shuckers is planning to bring a Cuban baseball team in to play some exhibition games.

Lifestyle

Catherine Siracusa, St. Mary Parish Black Bear Conflict officer, gave a presentation on “Black Bear Safety in St. Mary Parish” at the Patterson Garden Club January meeting.
--Submitted Photo

Patterson Garden Club held its monthly meeting Jan. 20 at the home of Iris Roy.

Obituaries

Victor Stewart, a former resident of Amelia who was born Nov. 30, 1951, in Baton Rouge, died Jan. 23, 2015.
Stewart was a resident of Amelia for two years.

St. Mary Now & Franklin Banner-Tribune

Franklin Banner-Tribune
P.O. Box 566, Franklin, LA 70538
Phone: 337-828-3706
Fax: 337-828-2874

Morgan City Daily Review
P.O. Box 948, Morgan City, LA 70381
Phone: 985-384-8370
Fax: 985-384-4255

Follow Us