Jean Gros repairs a net Monday on the Cajun Pride shrimp boat docked on the Atchafalaya River in Morgan City.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Monday may have just been another day at work for Jean Gros, but it also marked an anniversary of a trade he has done for more than six decades.

The Morgan City Recreation Department kicked off its flag football season Monday at Norman Park in Morgan City. Unlike in the past, this year the football season will not include tackle football because of a lack of signups, Morgan City Youth Recreation Director Seth Thomas said. Games will be played Monday and Tuesday each week. Three games will be held each night, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with games following at 6:15 p.m. and 7 p.m. At left, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi kicks off to begin the season prior to an exhibition game between the Steelers and the Cowboys. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, above, serves at the AARP’s monthly dinner and bingo night held at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center in Morgan City. Sheriff’s Office personnel visited with AARP members and after the bingo game assisted in serving a meal of fried shrimp. Sheriff Hebert was a co-sponsor of the event.

Jean Gros repairs a net Monday on the Cajun Pride shrimp boat docked on the Atchafalaya River in Morgan City.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The Morgan City Recreation Department kicked off its flag football season Monday at Norman Park in Morgan City. Unlike in the past, this year the football season will not include tackle football because of a lack of signups, Morgan City Youth Recreation Director Seth Thomas said. Games will be played Monday and Tuesday each week. Three games will be held each night, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with games following at 6:15 p.m. and 7 p.m. At left, Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi kicks off to begin the season prior to an exhibition game between the Steelers and the Cowboys. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Morgan City Rotary Club

The Rotary Club held its annual installation of officers and directors for 2014 through 2015 on Thursday at the Petroleum Club. From left are Donald Stephens, past president; Bob Harrison, director of international services/foundation; Joanne Bergeron, director of vocational services/memberships; Lea Hebert, vice president; Cherie Laiche, secretary; Diane Irwin, treasurer; Carla Prejean, president; Herman Hartman, director of community services/public relations; and Scott Melancon, sergeant at arms. Kim Hernandez, director of club services, and Morgan Murdock, director of the new generation, are not pictured.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The Rotary Club held its annual installation of officers and directors for 2014 through 2015 on Thursday at the Petroleum Club.

Berwick waterfront Land O’Lakes lease approved

Marc Distefano, co-chairman of the Fallen Warriors Memorial Project, shows an illustration of the memorial during the Berwick Town Council meeting Tuesday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Land O’ Lakes’ logistics coordinator is set to begin leasing waterfront property for grain and salt barges as of July 1 and continue to lease the property for at least two years, Port of Morgan Cit

Grogan pushing for a stoplight on U.S. 90

The Catherine Street intersection with U.S. 90 is one of three places where Patterson Mayor Rodney Grogan would like to see a stoplight.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Citing numerous fatal and serious crashes, Mayor Rodney Grogan has asked Rep. Sam Jones, D-Franklin, and the highway department in separate letters for a stoplight on U.S. 90 in Patterson.

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