Donna Jones greets students in the Shannon Elementary School cafeteria Thursday morning as students get breakfast.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

By JEAN L. McCORKLEjmccorkle@daily-review.com MORGAN CITY — Donna Jones, cafeteria manager at M.D. Shannon Elementary, greets each student as they start their morning with her for breakfast.

Patterson’s Devontre Richard, left, and Tyric Garrett pursue an East Ascension player during the Lumberjacks’ Week 2 contest with the Spartans. Patterson, who is off to an 0-2 start after beginning the season with two Class 5A schools, will face Catholic High-New Iberia, Class 2A’s fourth-ranked squad according to the latest Louisiana Sports Writers Association poll, Friday in New Iberia. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Patterson gets a break after two straight weeks against Class 5A teams, but Catholic High-New Iberia won’t be a cakewalk Friday in New Iberia. Catholic High (2-0) is currently ranked fourth in the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 2A poll with 95 points and one first-place vote.
Hanson Memorial, West St. Mary and Franklin High will all be on the road this weekend in Week 3 of the high school grid season. Hanson (2-0) will travel to face the Berwick Panthers (1-1) on Friday at Geisler Stadium at 7 p.m.

Donna Jones greets students in the Shannon Elementary School cafeteria Thursday morning as students get breakfast.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Patterson’s Devontre Richard, left, and Tyric Garrett pursue an East Ascension player during the Lumberjacks’ Week 2 contest with the Spartans. Patterson, who is off to an 0-2 start after beginning the season with two Class 5A schools, will face Catholic High-New Iberia, Class 2A’s fourth-ranked squad according to the latest Louisiana Sports Writers Association poll, Friday in New Iberia. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Arrests reports

Willie Vallett Jr.

A 47-year-old Morgan City man was eventually apprehended in Verdunville this morning after he was accused of having almost hit a Franklin police officer when the officer tried to conduct a traffic

Teaching Garden

J.B. Maitland Elementary in Morgan City cut the ribbon on its American Heart Association Teaching Garden Friday. From left are Wayne Weather, Lemoyne Jones, Danielle Domangue, That Just Takes the Cake committee member Gwen Luc, Maitland Principal Tonia Verrette, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, That Just Takes the Cake committee member Francis Dupre, Ann Breaux, American Heart Association Regional Director Laura Broussard, school board member Anthony Streva, Vanessa Clements and Morgan City High Principal Mickey Fabre. Students cutting the ribbon, from left, are Alicea Franklin, Ireyell Dugas, John Eimer, Courtnee Smith and Salleia Stephens.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

It was a group effort to bring an American Heart Association Teaching Garden to J.B. Maitland Elementary in Morgan City.

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Sports

Rick Moore calls to a flock of passing blue winged teal in hopes they will turn. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

Lifestyle

Hostesses for the Bayou Vista Garden Club September meeting were, front row from left, Kim Alcina, Ann Breaux, Mary Myers, Jeannie Lawrence, Verdie Laws and Janice Verret. Back from left are Dawn Thomason, Jo Ann Ryan, Donna Bucci, Jean Chauvin and Nancy Marcel.
--Submitted photos

“Water, More Precious Than Gold” was the topic of the September program presented by Bayou Vista Garden Club Vice President Jo Ann Ryan.

Obituaries

Mary A. Triggs, 78, a native and resident of Morgan City, died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.

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