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)

Parish NAACP president: Take advantage of rights King gained

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day was observed in Morgan City Monday with a parade and program.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The African-American community needs to take advantage of the rights that Martin Luther King Jr. fought so hard to gain, St. Mary NAACP President Reginald Weary said Monday.

MLK Day speaker: Each person in community has job to do

Patterson City Councilman Travis Darnell speaks at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day ceremony this morning in Patterson.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Each person in the African-American community has a job to do and if everyone gets back to doing those jobs, they will prosper as a people, newly elected City Councilman Travis Darnell said during

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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.

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