THE 11-YEAR-OLD All Star team from Franklin took second place in district competition this Dixie Youth season. Pictured from left (front row) are Braedon Loustalot, Eli Fitch, Peyton Hidalgo, Carson Doucet, Donald Foulcard and Jace Doucet; (middle row) Trey Fredrick, Lawson St. Blanc, Tyler Gunner, Cameron Bertrand, Dominck Alcina, and Asa Tibbs; and (back row) coaches Alex Fryer, Jeremy Smith and Kevin Tibbs.

The Dixie Youth North Regional Tournament wrapped up Wednesday in Bayou Vista with two teams from northern Louisiana claiming championship titles. West Ouachita 12-year-olds and Shreveport American 10-year-olds will continue on to the state tournament this weekend.
Franklin Health Care Center honored three residents over age 100 during a commemoration held Wednesday. The ladies above, from left, are Ejola Nedo and Lillie Louviere, who are both 101, and Dorothy Butler, who is 103. The staff and visitors gathered Wednesday to celebrate the ladies’ birthdays.

The City Council approved moving forward with renovating the city’s wharf on Berwick Bay.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The City Council gave approval Tuesday for engineers to move forward with the design and bid process of a project to replace the city’s existing wharf on Berwick Bay and extend the wharf to the south by almost 150 feet.

THE 11-YEAR-OLD All Star team from Franklin took second place in district competition this Dixie Youth season. Pictured from left (front row) are Braedon Loustalot, Eli Fitch, Peyton Hidalgo, Carson Doucet, Donald Foulcard and Jace Doucet; (middle row) Trey Fredrick, Lawson St. Blanc, Tyler Gunner, Cameron Bertrand, Dominck Alcina, and Asa Tibbs; and (back row) coaches Alex Fryer, Jeremy Smith and Kevin Tibbs.

The City Council approved moving forward with renovating the city’s wharf on Berwick Bay.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Fire destroys 2 sheds, damages 2 homes

Morgan City firefighters responded to a fire call in which two sheds were destroyed and two houses damaged Wednesday on Wytchwood and Susan drives.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Two sheds were destroyed in a fire, one on Wytchwood Drive and the other on Susan Drive, and the fires damaged two residences, Morgan City Fire Chief Morris Price said.

Scout dinner

Chitimacha Scouting District of the Evangeline Area Council of Boy Scouts of America recently held its 11th Annual Distinguished Citizens Dinner. This year the district honored the “Founding Chefs of Chitimacha Scouting,” who are part of the original “chefs” of the annual scout steak dinner held in the late fall. Embroidered chef’s hats were presented to living chefs and family members of others. They are Lynn Arceneaux, Irving Courtney, Raymond “Mona” Beadle Sr., Clifford Chaisson, Cyrus P. “Cy” Giroir, L.J. “Jake” Giroir, James “Doug” Guerin, Gilmore J. “Gil” Guidry, Leon Kahn, T.R. Naquin, Dr. Carlos Orlando Sr., George Picou Sr., and Henry A. Swiber Sr. From left are Courtney, Naquin and Kahn. Not pictured is Orlando.
(Submitted Photo)

Chitimacha Scouting District of the Evangeline Area Council of Boy Scouts of America recently held its 11th Annual Distinguished Citizens Dinner.

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THE 11-YEAR-OLD All Star team from Franklin took second place in district competition this Dixie Youth season. Pictured from left (front row) are Braedon Loustalot, Eli Fitch, Peyton Hidalgo, Carson Doucet, Donald Foulcard and Jace Doucet; (middle row) Trey Fredrick, Lawson St. Blanc, Tyler Gunner, Cameron Bertrand, Dominck Alcina, and Asa Tibbs; and (back row) coaches Alex Fryer, Jeremy Smith and Kevin Tibbs.

The Dixie Youth North Regional Tournament wrapped up Wednesday in Bayou Vista with two teams from northern Louisiana claiming championship titles.

Lifestyle

DEAR ABBY: Is it acceptable to bring a teacup-sized dog to a wedding? The excuse was, “Well, the wedding was at the beach.” The pre-dinner and dancing were inside a high-end resort on the beach.

Obituaries

Ronald L. Johnson, 62, a native of Morgan City and a resident of Patterson, died Friday, July 18, 2014 at his residence at 3:40 a.m.

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