Morgan City Housing Authority Attorney Robert Duffy

The Morgan City Housing Authority board began Thursday the process of finding a new executive director by forming a sub-committee for the sole purpose of filling that position and also approved keeping its interim director for at least six more months.

The Morgan City High School Lady Tigers’ bowling team began its season with a 21-6 victory against Vandebilt Catholic. Above, are Morgan City’s Hannah Pipes,
left, and Ali Tregle in action Wednesday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Morgan City girls’ bowling team started off their season with a 21-6 victory against Vandebilt Catholic, the 2014 girls’ state runner-up. Hannah Pipes led Morgan City with a 610 series (204, 210, 196).

Craig Cudworth

Craig Cudworth sat in on his first board meeting Thursday as the new interim chief executive officer of Franklin Foundation Hospital.

Morgan City Housing Authority Attorney Robert Duffy

The Morgan City High School Lady Tigers’ bowling team began its season with a 21-6 victory against Vandebilt Catholic. Above, are Morgan City’s Hannah Pipes,
left, and Ali Tregle in action Wednesday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Craig Cudworth

Bayou Vista Elementary celebrating 50th anniversary

Bayou Vista Elementary is celebrating its 50th anniversary this school year. Monthly activities have been planned. The students and teachers dressed up in 1950’s attire for the 50th day of school. Also, the student body posed for a 50th picture. The community is invited to the 50th Celebration Carnival on the school grounds from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
(Submitted Photo)

Bayou Vista Elementary is celebrating its 50th anniversary this school year. Monthly activities have been planned. The students and teachers dressed up in 1950’s attire for the 50th day of school.

Blue Star Marker ceremony in Patterson

The Blue Star Memorial Service honoring veterans hosted by the Patterson Garden Club and the City of Patterson was held Friday at Patterson City Hall. Among those present, from left, were Rodney Grogan, Patterson mayor; Iris Roy, Blue Star Marker chairman and Patterson Garden Club; Evelyn Estay, Patterson Garden Club; Daisy LeBlanc, Patterson Garden Club; Linda Thomas, Patterson Garden Club; and Rosa Butler, Patterson Garden Club.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The Blue Star Memorial Service honoring veterans hosted by the Patterson Garden Club and the City of Patterson was held Friday at Patterson City Hall.

Patriotic program

Mark Distefano, retired Army veteran and co-organizer of the Fallen Warrior Memorial, spoke to the students at Central Catholic High School about Veterans Day, citizenship and love of country. From left, are Gerrie Byrne, curriculum director; Distefano; and Deacon Vic Bonnaffee, principal.
(Submitted Photo)

Mark Distefano, retired Army veteran and co-organizer of the Fallen Warrior Memorial, spoke to the students at Central Catholic High School about Veterans Day, citizenship and love of country.

Marine Corps birthday observance

In celebration of the Marine Corps’ 239 years, David Martin, junior vice commandant of the Marine Corps League’s Department of Louisiana and commandant for the St. Mary Detachment, cut a piece of cake and handed it to senior Marine Bob McClelland, who handed it to the youngest Marine, David Picou III, at the American Legion Hall in Patterson on Monday. The ceremony was part of the official birthday celebration and symbolizes the handing down of traditions and information.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

In celebration of the Marine Corps’ 239 years, David Martin, junior vice commandant of the Marine Corps League’s Department of Louisiana and commandant for the St.

Emergency call in Bayou Vista

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Office spokeswoman Traci Landry confirmed at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday that the department is investigating a death at Phoenix International in Bayou Vista. Sheriff’s patrol cars were at the scene along with fire trucks. No other details were available.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Office spokeswoman Traci Landry confirmed at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday that the department is investigating the death of an employee at Phoenix International.

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The Morgan City High School Lady Tigers’ bowling team began its season with a 21-6 victory against Vandebilt Catholic. Above, are Morgan City’s Hannah Pipes,
left, and Ali Tregle in action Wednesday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Morgan City girls’ bowling team started off their season with a 21-6 victory against Vandebilt Catholic, the 2014 girls’ state runner-up.

Lifestyle

Glen Ghirardi provided magical entertainment at the St. Mary AARP Jan. 5 meeting. Member Linda Levron volunteered to assist with one of his tricks.
--Mark Leonard photos

On Jan. 5, St. Mary AARP held its monthly meeting and dinner at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center in Morgan City. Lirette Ford Lincoln Mercury sponsored the meal of meat sauce spaghetti.

Obituaries

Audrey “Doot” Bailey

October 9, 1923 — January 22, 2015
Audrey “Doot” Bailey, a native of Four Mile Bayou and resident of Stephensville, passed away Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at the age of 91.

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