Staff Report No. 7 Patterson High School advanced to the Class 3A quarterfinals with a 21-6 victory against No. 10 seed Loranger Friday in Patterson.

Morgan City High School student Michael Mancuso, center in red shirt, speaks to the news media Thursday at Lawrence Park in Morgan City in response to another high school student who objected to prayer at an assembly at the school.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

School leaders said today that St. Mary Parish school system policy affords students the opportunity to pray.

Patterson High School knocked off Abbeville High School 62-55 in overtime in both team’s season opener Thursday in Patterson. Patterson and Abbeville combined for 90 free throw attempts in the contest as Patterson was 26 of 56 from the line and Abbeville was 19 of 34 from the free throw stripe. Above, Patterson’s Alex Benjamin attempts a free throw. Benjamin finished the game with 13 points. (The Daily Review/Corwin Murray)

The Patterson Lumberjills used a big fourth quarter to force overtime against Abbeville before knocking them off in the extra period for a 62-55 win in both team’s season opener Thursday. Trailing 37-22 entering the fourth quarter, Patterson outscored Abbeville 23-8 in the frame to knot the score at 45 at the end of regulation.

Morgan City High School student Michael Mancuso, center in red shirt, speaks to the news media Thursday at Lawrence Park in Morgan City in response to another high school student who objected to prayer at an assembly at the school.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Patterson High School knocked off Abbeville High School 62-55 in overtime in both team’s season opener Thursday in Patterson. Patterson and Abbeville combined for 90 free throw attempts in the contest as Patterson was 26 of 56 from the line and Abbeville was 19 of 34 from the free throw stripe. Above, Patterson’s Alex Benjamin attempts a free throw. Benjamin finished the game with 13 points. (The Daily Review/Corwin Murray)

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Fallen Warriors Memorial unveiled

The Fallen Warriors Memorial Wall of Honor was unveiled Tuesday on the grounds of the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. The wall includes the names of 47 soldiers from the Tri-City area who died in combat.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Tuesday marked a day to honor veterans and also a day to celebrate the completion of a new memorial in Morgan City commemorating those soldiers from the Tri-City area who were killed or died in the

Bayou Vista Elementary celebrating 50th anniversary

Bayou Vista Elementary is celebrating its 50th anniversary this school year. Monthly activities have been planned. The students and teachers dressed up in 1950’s attire for the 50th day of school. Also, the student body posed for a 50th picture. The community is invited to the 50th Celebration Carnival on the school grounds from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
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Bayou Vista Elementary is celebrating its 50th anniversary this school year. Monthly activities have been planned. The students and teachers dressed up in 1950’s attire for the 50th day of school.

Blue Star Marker ceremony in Patterson

The Blue Star Memorial Service honoring veterans hosted by the Patterson Garden Club and the City of Patterson was held Friday at Patterson City Hall. Among those present, from left, were Rodney Grogan, Patterson mayor; Iris Roy, Blue Star Marker chairman and Patterson Garden Club; Evelyn Estay, Patterson Garden Club; Daisy LeBlanc, Patterson Garden Club; Linda Thomas, Patterson Garden Club; and Rosa Butler, Patterson Garden Club.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The Blue Star Memorial Service honoring veterans hosted by the Patterson Garden Club and the City of Patterson was held Friday at Patterson City Hall.

Patriotic program

Mark Distefano, retired Army veteran and co-organizer of the Fallen Warrior Memorial, spoke to the students at Central Catholic High School about Veterans Day, citizenship and love of country. From left, are Gerrie Byrne, curriculum director; Distefano; and Deacon Vic Bonnaffee, principal.
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Mark Distefano, retired Army veteran and co-organizer of the Fallen Warrior Memorial, spoke to the students at Central Catholic High School about Veterans Day, citizenship and love of country.

Marine Corps birthday observance

In celebration of the Marine Corps’ 239 years, David Martin, junior vice commandant of the Marine Corps League’s Department of Louisiana and commandant for the St. Mary Detachment, cut a piece of cake and handed it to senior Marine Bob McClelland, who handed it to the youngest Marine, David Picou III, at the American Legion Hall in Patterson on Monday. The ceremony was part of the official birthday celebration and symbolizes the handing down of traditions and information.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

In celebration of the Marine Corps’ 239 years, David Martin, junior vice commandant of the Marine Corps League’s Department of Louisiana and commandant for the St.

Emergency call in Bayou Vista

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Office spokeswoman Traci Landry confirmed at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday that the department is investigating a death at Phoenix International in Bayou Vista. Sheriff’s patrol cars were at the scene along with fire trucks. No other details were available.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Office spokeswoman Traci Landry confirmed at about 2:45 p.m. Tuesday that the department is investigating the death of an employee at Phoenix International.

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Staff Report
No. 7 Patterson High School advanced to the Class 3A quarterfinals with a 21-6 victory against No. 10 seed Loranger Friday in Patterson.

Lifestyle

Rudy Duchan and Betty Young
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Rudy Joseph Duchan and Betty Ruth Singleton Young, of Patterson, wish to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The wedding will take place at 5 p.m. Nov.

Obituaries

Nelwyn Welsh Bogen

Nelwyn Welsh Bogen, 76, a native of Morgan City and resident of Gibson, died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014.

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