A fire Saturday night at a two-story house in Amelia displaced two families. No injuries were reported.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Two families, including at least five children, lost their two-story home to a fire Saturday night. Amelia Fire Chief Carl McAllister said his department received a report of the fire at 9:40 p.m. Saturday. When firefighters arrived on the scene, the home on Cynthia Street was fully involved.

Scene from last year’s Franklin Art Walk

The Sixth Annual Art Walk will be Wednesday, March 4 from 5-8 p.m.

Morgan City Housing Authority Attorney Robert Duffy

The Morgan City Housing Authority board began Thursday the process of finding a new executive director by forming a sub-committee for the sole purpose of filling that position and also approved keeping its interim director for at least six more months.

A fire Saturday night at a two-story house in Amelia displaced two families. No injuries were reported.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Scene from last year’s Franklin Art Walk

Morgan City Housing Authority Attorney Robert Duffy

Berwick officials sworn in

The Town of Berwick mayor and council were sworn in Tuesday. From left are councilmembers Duval Arthur and Damon Robison, Mayor Louis Ratcliff, and councilmembers Jacki Ackel, Troy Lombardo and Greg Roussel.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

The town’s elected officials were sworn before Tuesday’s council meeting at town hall.

Gumbo weather!

A bowl of savory gumbo can take the edge off a cold day.
(File Photo)

South Louisiana cooks typically learn to make gumbo in the kitchens of their mothers and grandmothers, creating memories and recipes handed down between generations.

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Sports

Morgan City High School’s Casey Chenevert brings the ball down the court against South Terrebonne during Friday’s contest. The Lady Tigers bounced back from a rough loss to Ellender Tuesday with a 59-51 victory in District 7-4A action Friday. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Morgan City Lady Tigers defeated South Terrebonne 59-51 victory in District 7-4A action Friday.
The Lady Tigers were led by Laqwaijha Bourgeois’ 24 points.

Lifestyle

Born to Nicole Jamie Aucoin and Corey Joseph Compton of Patterson, a girl, Annastasia Lynn Compton, on Dec. 13 at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.

Obituaries

Catherine Seeley Charles 83, a resident of Jeanerette and native of Jennings, died Saturday, January 17, 2015, at 4:41 a.m., at Maison Teche Nursing Home in Jeanerette following a short illness.

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