Anthony Ruffin

A 22-year-old Franklin man wanted for armed robbery and a 35-year-old Morgan City man accused of aggravated burglary are the new suspects to the November edition of The Daily Review’s Most Wanted. St. Mary Parish Sheriff

The 15th annual Mac Russo Mixed Doubles Memorial Tournament was held Sunday at Charlie’s Lanes in Morgan City. Of the participating teams, five advanced to the step-ladder format finals. At left is the team of Lynette Dejean and Terry Dejean, one of the teams that advanced to the finals. (Submitted Photos/Courtesy of Jerry Pillaro )

Krystal Houghton and Steve Buckner won the 15th Annual Mac Russo Mixed Doubles Memorial Tournament Sunday at Charlie’s Lanes. The duo defeated Lynette Dejean and Terry Dejean, 475-423, in the finals to win the event, which was conducted by the Morgan City U.S. Bowling Congress Bowling Association, along with Charlie’s Lanes.
Franklin Foundation Hospital Chief Executive Officer Claudia Eisenmann has retained legal counsel with the threat of defamation, libel and slander suits against Drs. Brent Allain and Randall Horton.

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The 15th annual Mac Russo Mixed Doubles Memorial Tournament was held Sunday at Charlie’s Lanes in Morgan City. Of the participating teams, five advanced to the step-ladder format finals. At left is the team of Lynette Dejean and Terry Dejean, one of the teams that advanced to the finals. (Submitted Photos/Courtesy of Jerry Pillaro )

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Scurlock Electric ribbon-cutting ceremony in Morgan City

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday for Scurlock Electric, located at 3006 Catherine St. in Morgan City. Among those present were, back row, Kelli Hayes, Mata Tellman and Betty Fraley, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce ambassadors; John Rogers, Berennan Pellegrin and Phillip Walker, Scurlock Electric inside sales; Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, Morgan City mayor; Louis Tamporello, councilman; Herman Hartman, chamber board member; and Clifton Couture, chamber ambassador. Front row, are Lisa Patterson, chamber marketing director and office manager; Mandy Fryou, chamber ambassador; Bob Harrison, chamber board member; Cody Leblanc, manager; Quentin Walker, owner; Kimber Teeter, inside sales; and Donna Meyer, chamber president.
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A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday for Scurlock Electric, located at 3006 Catherine St. in Morgan City.

Ribbon-cutting ceremony at Rue 21

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday for Rue 21, located at 861 U.S. 90 East in Bayou Vista. Among those present were, back row, Anderson Singleton and Dantraell Benjamin, employees; Stephanie Hartman, store manager; Shabbaniekia Myles, assistant manager; Tamara Todd, district manager; and Lisa Patterson, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce marketing director and office manager. Middle row, from left, are Donna Meyer, chamber president; Jamie Naquin, employee; and Carissa Marceaux, assistant manager. Front row, from left, are Mandy Fryou, chamber ambassador; Flor Paredes, employee; Bob Harrison, chamber board member; Lylly Chau and Karnisha Williams, assistant managers; and Kelli Hayes and Clifton Couture, chamber ambassadors.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday for Rue 21, located at 861 U.S. 90 East in Bayou Vista.

American Humanist Association says St. Mary Parish School District has replied to school prayer complaint (pdfs)

The following is an email from the American Humanist Association about its school prayer complaint and the response by the St. Mary Parish School District.

House fire in Morgan City

Firefighters received a call at 7:56 a.m. today reporting the smell of something burning at a residence in the 200 block of Barrow Street in Morgan City, substitute Fire Chief Mark Stephens said. Upon arrival, firefighters saw smoke coming from the exterior of the residence, and there was a light haze in the interior of the residence, he said. The homeowner stated that when the heater kicked on, smoke came from the vent so she turned the heater off, Stephens said. Upon investigation, firefighters discovered a board had fallen inside the heating unit and was , smoldered, Stephens said. Firefighters removed the heater and the smoldering board from the residence, he said. The damage was contained to the heating unit, Stephens said. No injuries were reported, Stephens said.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Firefighters received a call at 7:56 a.m. today reporting the smell of something burning at a residence in the 200 block of Barrow Street in Morgan City, substitute Fire Chief Mark Stephens said.

Retiring fire chief: Technology improved firefighting, fire prevention

Retiring Morgan City Fire Chief Morris Price stands by a pumper fire truck Tuesday at the fire station on Victor II Boulevard in Morgan City.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Friday was Fire Chief Morris Price’s last day on the job as a full-time firefighter, a job he has worked his entire adult life, during which time technology has greatly improved firefighters abilit

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The Patterson Lumberjills finished third at Catholic High-New Iberia’s Gobble Gobble Shoot-Out with a 35-20 victory against Ascension Episcopal Wednesday.

Lifestyle

Christopher Olivier and Melanie Blanchard
--Jamie Heyl Photography

George and Anita Blanchard, of Morgan City, wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Melanie Lorene Blanchard, to Christopher Scott Olivier, son of William and Kr

Obituaries

Glenn Michael Falgout

September 12, 1940 — November 25, 2014
Glenn Michael Falgout, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away Nov. 25, 2014, at the age of 74.

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