After stealing nearly $35,000 from Morgan City City Court through forgery and other means, former Morgan City Juvenile Services Administrator Verne Lightfoot pleaded guilty to theft over $1,500 Monday in district court and will not have to serve any jail time, according to court documents.

Central Catholic’s Hallie Autin slides safely into home plate while Berwick pitcher Sydney Jambois prepares to cover home during Wednesday’s softball action. Central Catholic defeated Berwick 13-5. Both teams, along with Patterson and Morgan City, will learn their playoff opponents today. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Central Catholic capped its regular season with a 13-5 victory against Berwick in softball action Wednesday. Central Catholic never trailed taking a 6-0 lead after two innings.
A mock car crash as the result of impaired driving was enacted recently as part of the Safe and Sober Prom Campaign for students of Franklin, Hanson and Centerville high schools.

Central Catholic’s Hallie Autin slides safely into home plate while Berwick pitcher Sydney Jambois prepares to cover home during Wednesday’s softball action. Central Catholic defeated Berwick 13-5. Both teams, along with Patterson and Morgan City, will learn their playoff opponents today. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Law enforcement officers honored

Law enforcement officers were recognized Tuesday night by the St. Mary Detachment Marine Corps League at American Legion Post 242 in Patterson. Honored and seated with their plaques are, from left, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Capt. Joe Clements, Berwick police officer Jonathan Henry, Morgan City police officer Dustin Fromenthal, Chitimacha tribal police officer Det. Sgt. Jada Breaux, U.S. Coast Guard ME3 Allan Roy and Baldwin police officer Alfred Evans. Standing from left are Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Capt. Scott Anslum, Berwick Police Assistant Chief David Leonard, Patterson Police Chief Patrick LaSalle, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks, Chitimacha Tribal Police Chief Blaise Smith, U.S. Coast Guard ME2 Dale Bullock, Baldwin Police Chief Gerald Minor and St. Mary Detachment Marine Corps League Commandant David Martin.
(The Daily Review Photo by Preston Gill)

Seven St. Mary Parish law enforcement officers were recognized for dedication to their jobs and community Tuesday by the St.

The Breeze Yogurt Shop ribbon-cutting ceremony

The Breeze Yogurt Shop located at 6402 La. 182 East in Morgan City held its ribbon-cutting ceremony April 2. The shop, open from 2 to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday, sells a variety of frozen yogurt along with specialty toppings. On hand for the ribbon cutting were, from left, Cherie Laiche, St. Mary Chamber of Commerce ambassador; Cliff Couture, KQKI; Kevin Voisin, St. Mary Parish councilman; Lily Dearman, Kristen Crews and Kassie Roy, The Breeze Yogurt Shop and Tropical Smoothie employees; Aimee and Paul Arcemont, owners; Tommy Longman, District Attorney’s Office representative; Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, Morgan City mayor; Donna Meyer, chamber president and Lisa Nezat Patterson, chamber marketing manager.
(The Daily Review Photo by Diane Miller Fears)

The Breeze Yogurt Shop located at 6402 La. 182 East in Morgan City held its ribbon-cutting ceremony April 2. The shop, open from 2 to 9 p.m.

5K Run/Walk set Saturday

Diane Freeman, left, Human Resources Director at Teche Action Clinic is pictured with the first registrant for the Running of the Bears 5K Run/Walk, Tara Oncale Derouen. Teche Action Clinic is the sponsor of the Running of the Bears 5K Run/Walk which will be Saturday morning beginning at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse square in conjunction with the Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival. For more information, visit www.bayoutechebearfest.org or call Freeman at 337-828-2550 ext. 2126.

A 5K Run/Walk sponsored by Teche Action Clinic and radio station KBZE and KFRA will travel throughout Franklin.

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The X-plosion 11U baseball team won the championship in their age division in the “Spring Training in Terrebonne” USSSA tournament in Houma. On the top row are Coach Don Diaz Sr. and Coach Mike DeLatte. Standing are Joseph Larson, Grant Hebert, Don Diaz Jr., Kaden King and Trevor Wiggins. Kneeling are Andrew Smith, Parker Kulka, Ryan Domingue, Reid Perkins, Matthew Broussard and Robert Connor. Not pictured are coaches Joey Larson and Kevin Kulka. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Allison DeLatte)

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Several Delta Kappa Gamma Society members served as judges for the 10th annual Multiplication Learning Wrap-up Contest sponsored by St. Mary Parish School Board’s Title I Department. St.

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