Franklin’s Art Walk is Saturday from 3-6 p.m. in the downtown business district. Artists and authors will be at various businesses along Main Street with their works, and there will be musical entertainment at the lot next to Floors Etc. St.
Progressive Waste Solutions was a scheduled guest on Tuesday’s agenda for the Franklin City Council meeting. No representative was present, but Mayor Raymond Harris said that does not mean the company deliberately avoided appearing.

About 100 people attended the grand opening of the $4 million Cajun Coast Visitors and Convention Bureau Welcome and Interpretative Center Wednesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

More than two years after it sank 4.5 feet into the swamp, the $4 million Cajun Coast Visitors and Convention Bureau Welcome and Interpretative Center held its grand opening Wednesday.

About 100 people attended the grand opening of the $4 million Cajun Coast Visitors and Convention Bureau Welcome and Interpretative Center Wednesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

BEARS ham radio operators participate in lighthouse event

The International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend is planned Saturday and Sunday at the Everett S. Berry Memorial Lighthouse Park. Demonstrations and displays by amateur radio operators will highlight the event.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Berwick will celebrate a new event this weekend when the International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend will be held at the Everett S. Berry Memorial Lighthouse Park.

Senior activities

St Mary Council on Aging sponsored a prize bingo on Aug. 3 at the American Legion Post 242 in Patterson. Players won a variety of prizes that were donated by businesses across St.

Strange tree partners

Alda Governale shared her story on Friday about the pumpkin seeds she planted at her home in Patterson. The vine grew up and now pumpkins are dangling from the trees. A net and ladders have been placed under the pumpkins to support the weight until the pumpkins become ripe.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Alda Governale shared her story on Friday about the pumpkin seeds she planted at her home in Patterson. The vine grew up and now pumpkins are dangling from the trees.

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Sports

The Morgan City High School volleyball team hosted Central Catholic and E.D. White in both varsity and junior varsity round robin play Wednesday, while Morgan City and E.D. White also squared off in freshmen action. Above is action from Central Catholic and Morgan City’s varsity contest. At left, Morgan City’s Jaiveianna Jones hits a ball. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Lifestyle

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Miss Louisiana USA Brittany Guidry, right, and Miss Louisiana Teen USA Mary Risener will be special guests at the 79th Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival Coronation and Ball at 7:30 p.m.

Obituaries

Thomas “Rooks” Clark, 40, a native of Morgan City and resident of Winnfield, La., died Sunday, August 17, 2014 in Winnfield at 9:30 at a.m.

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