Patterson, Berwick and Morgan City all were in action Saturday at Morgan City High School’s 2014 Lady Tiger Classic. Patterson finished the tournament 3-2, while Berwick was 2-3 and Morgan City, 1-3. In the photo, Morgan City celebrates an ace by Cecily Feliciano, second from left. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Isidore Newman and Westlake were crowned Green and White Division tournament champions, respectively, Saturday at Morgan City High School’s 2014 Lady Tiger Classic. Newman defeated Hahnville 2-0 (25-18, 25-14) in the Green championship, while Westlake topped Central Lafourche 2-1 (22-25, 25-7, 15-11) in the White title match.

Past flood levels are noted on a marker by the Morgan City Floodwall.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

An organization of civil engineers is calling for a national strategy for mitigating flood risks, saying the U.S. has not fully heeded lessons from Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy. The American Society of Civil Engineers released its recommendations Monday during a conference on water issues in Philadelphia.

Morgan City’s Jaylen Jones heads downfield on his way to the end zone for a touchdown in the Tigers’ 48-12 victory against the Wolfpack Friday. Jones had two touchdown receptions and returned a punt for a score in Morgan City’s victory, which snapped a 17-game regular season losing streak dating back to September 2012. (The Daily Review/Michelle Blanc)

The Morgan City Tigers may have entered Friday’s game riding a 17-game losing streak, but the Tigers certainly didn’t play like a team struggling for a victory. The Tigers came out firing and by halftime had offensive, defensive and special teams’ touchdowns en route to a 48-12 victory against the Wolfpack.

Patterson, Berwick and Morgan City all were in action Saturday at Morgan City High School’s 2014 Lady Tiger Classic. Patterson finished the tournament 3-2, while Berwick was 2-3 and Morgan City, 1-3. In the photo, Morgan City celebrates an ace by Cecily Feliciano, second from left. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Past flood levels are noted on a marker by the Morgan City Floodwall.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Morgan City’s Jaylen Jones heads downfield on his way to the end zone for a touchdown in the Tigers’ 48-12 victory against the Wolfpack Friday. Jones had two touchdown receptions and returned a punt for a score in Morgan City’s victory, which snapped a 17-game regular season losing streak dating back to September 2012. (The Daily Review/Michelle Blanc)

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Morgan City High School library project winding down

Mike Hudson with Library Interiors installed shelves in the library at Morgan City High School on Tuesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Furniture installation continues, and $50,000 in new books are scheduled to arrive Friday as the $3.55 million library construction project at Morgan City High School winds down.

Diocese honors Holy Cross teacher

Sherrel Landry, a Pre-K3 teacher at Holy Cross Elementary, was named a 2014 Inspirational Teacher of the Year by Catholic Schools Office of the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux. From left are Bishop Shelton Fabre; Landry; Bill Barbera, chief financial officer and vice-president of Community Bank, which donated the $500 award; and Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux Superintendent of Schools Marian Fertitta.
(Submitted Photo)

Holy Cross Pre-K3 teacher Sherrel Landry was recognized as a 2014 Inspirational Teacher of the Year by the Catholic Schools Office of the Houma-Thibodaux Diocese.

Fallen warrior photos needed

The Fallen Warriors Memorial is to be completed by Veterans Day. The memorial is to be located on the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium grounds.
(Submitted Photo)

Nineteen photos of fallen warriors are sought for the Fallen Warriors Memorial book to be completed by the Nov. 11 unveiling and dedication, Terry Mayon Sr., project co-chairman, said.

Rainy Monday at Bayou Vista Elementary

Stephanie LaCoste, a Bayou Vista Elementary School crossing guard, met students after school with an umbrella during afternoon showers on Monday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Stephanie LaCoste, a Bayou Vista Elementary School crossing guard, met students after school with an umbrella during afternoon showers on Monday.

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Sponsors are being recognized for the Junior Auxiliary of East St. Mary Hats and High Rollers Casino Night on Nov. 1 at Nico Bella in Morgan City.

Obituaries

Lamara C. Chaisson

January 31, 1934 — September 19, 2014
Lamara C. Chaisson, 80, a resident of Morgan City, passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center.

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