The 80th Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival king and queen are John Armato of Patterson and Anna Washburn of Berwick. They will preside over the Festival that will be held Thursday through Labor Day in downtown Morgan City. A variety of festivities are planned including free live music in Lawrence Park, amusement rides under the U.S. 90 Bridge and the annual Blessing of the Fleet which will be held in Berwick this year due to wharf work in Morgan City.

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John Armato and Anna Washburn were crowned the 80th Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival King and Queen on Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. The crowning took place during the festival’s annual coronation court.
Upon receiving the National Coach of the Year award, Coach Kenneth Lockett turned his shining moment into a special honor for everyone who has ever touched his life in some special way.

Scott Angelle

Fixing the state budget would be the first priority in office of both Scott Angelle and Jay Dardenne, Republican candidates for Louisiana governor.

The 80th Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival king and queen are John Armato of Patterson and Anna Washburn of Berwick. They will preside over the Festival that will be held Thursday through Labor Day in downtown Morgan City. A variety of festivities are planned including free live music in Lawrence Park, amusement rides under the U.S. 90 Bridge and the annual Blessing of the Fleet which will be held in Berwick this year due to wharf work in Morgan City.

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Victim improves; shooter still at large

Investigators work the scene of Wednesday’s shooting of a woman who lives in the 400 block of Saturn in Bayou Vista. The victim is in stable condition today at a New Orleans hospital.

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As of this morning, a 47-year-old woman was in stable condition in the hospital after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds when an unidentified suspect shot her at a Bayou Vista home Wednesday mornin

Preschoolers get a Head Start at Patterson library branch

The St. Mary Parish Library held a “Jump Start to Head Start” event Wednesday at the Patterson branch. Tyler Mingo was excited to join in the learning as Branch Manager Lisa Wilson made learning fun.

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PATTERSON — The St. Mary Parish Library hosted its first “Jump Start to Head Start” program Wednesday for children entering Head Start or pre-K.

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Austin Ernst endured a long weather delay before grabbing the lead at the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic. Now, she faces a marathon final day to claim her second career title.

Lifestyle

Andrew Decondris and Brenna Laubach
Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival Children’s Day King and Queen 2015
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Brenna Laubach and Andrew Decondris were presented as the Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival Children’s Day King and Queen 2015 on Saturday during the adult coronation at the Morgan City Munic

Obituaries

Celestine Mouton, 75, a resident of Patterson, Louisiana, died at 9 a.m. Aug. 31, 2015, at her come in Patterson.

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