BATON ROUGE — St. Mary Parish’s unemployment rate remained nearly steady in December at 6.8 percent, down slight from 6.9 percent in November, according to not seasonally adjusted December data released Friday by the Louisiana Workforce Commission. But the parish’s jobless rate is up sharply from 4.8 percent in December 2013.

Central Catholic High School upset Patterson High School, 45-35, in high school boys’ basketball action Thursday in Morgan City. The Eagles entered the game ranked No. 22 in the latest unofficial Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class 1A power rankings, while Patterson was ranked No. 14 in Class 3A. Above, Central Catholic’s Charlie Solar, right, works against Patterson’s Tyric Garrett. (The Daily Review/Corwin Murray)

Central Catholic outscored Patterson 21-8 in the third quarter on its way to a 45-35 upset win against Patterson. While Patterson led 15-12 at the half, the Eagles outscored the Lumberjacks in the third quarter to take a 32-23 lead after three quarters. Both teams scored 12 points apiece in the last quarter.

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One suspect who had been featured in The Daily Review’s Most Wanted edition for more than a year and another suspect who was in the edition for just six days were both caught by authorities in January. Morgan City

Central Catholic High School upset Patterson High School, 45-35, in high school boys’ basketball action Thursday in Morgan City. The Eagles entered the game ranked No. 22 in the latest unofficial Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class 1A power rankings, while Patterson was ranked No. 14 in Class 3A. Above, Central Catholic’s Charlie Solar, right, works against Patterson’s Tyric Garrett. (The Daily Review/Corwin Murray)

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American Pickers

American Pickers, a reality series television show, explored Ronnie Sanders collection of antiques Wednesday in Patterson. Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz travel around the United States “picking” various items for the show.
(The Daily Review Photos by Crystal Thielepape)

Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz, stars of American Pickers on History Channel, spent Wednesday at Ronnie Sanders’ warehouse in Patterson to pick through the treasures he’s been collecting for 50 years a

Aucoin takes oath

Gregory P. Aucoin was sworn in as judge of the 16th Judicial District Court Division F at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse on Wednesday. Above, U.S. District Court Judge Richard T. Haik Sr.

Donation to St. Mary Outreach

Brenda Liner, St. Mary Outreach executive director, accepted a donation of $1,000 from Pam Heffner, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Women president, Tuesday at St. Mary Outreach in Morgan City. The donation came from the women’s group project of reprinting the book “Ada and the Doc.”
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Brenda Liner, St. Mary Outreach executive director, accepted a donation of $1,000 from Pam Heffner, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Women president, Tuesday at St. Mary Outreach in Morgan City.

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Central Catholic High School upset Patterson High School, 45-35, in high school boys’ basketball action Thursday in Morgan City. The Eagles entered the game ranked No. 22 in the latest unofficial Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class 1A power rankings, while Patterson was ranked No. 14 in Class 3A. Above, Central Catholic’s Charlie Solar, right, works against Patterson’s Tyric Garrett. (The Daily Review/Corwin Murray)

Central Catholic outscored Patterson 21-8 in the third quarter on its way to a 45-35 upset win against Patterson.

Lifestyle

John Smilie and Shana Arnaud
--Crystal Young Photography

John Smilie and Shana Arnaud, of Patterson, would like to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The wedding will take place in February.

Obituaries

Lillian Mae Lewis, 72, a resident of Patterson, passed away at 6:58 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, at her residence in Patterson.

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