With a confidentiality agreement in place, there was no word on the progress of mediation from Hospital Service District 1 board members Thursday during their monthly meeting. However, St. Mary Parish Councilman David Hanagriff commented on the effort to renew contracts with Drs. Steven McPherson and Donna Tesi.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Morgan City High School boys basketball coach Brandon Harden likened No. 29 Morgan City’s Class 4A playoff contest with No. 4 Plaquemine Friday to resetting a PlayStation. The Tigers, who were defeated 50-29 by the Green Devils in Plaquemine in December while not at full strength, will now get an opportunity to redeem themselves.

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

The fiberglass catamaran that had been floating around Berwick Bay in the Atchafalaya River appears to have found a secure resting place.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

Ribbon cutting held

Baldwin Mayor Donna Lanceslin along with other local officials, Chamber of Commerce members, friends and family joined owners Marquall and Kizzy Dixon for the ribbon cutting of MK Dixon Funeral Hom

Honors at Central Catholic High School

Central Catholic High School Student of the Month Award is designed to distinguish one outstanding junior high school student and one high school student. This award is an opportunity to recognize students who have demonstrated excellent leadership ability and motivation. This month, Central Catholic High School has awarded eighth-grader Bailee Lipari and junior Lindsee Case for the honor. Librarian and technology coordinator Anna Saleme was recognized as Inspirational Faculty Member of the month.
(Submitted Photo)

Central Catholic High School Student of the Month Award is designed to distinguish one outstanding junior high school student and one high school student.

Hannibal royalty

The Krewe of Hannibal presented its Carnival tableau Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium. King Hannibal XXXV Phillip Dural and Queen Cleopatra XXXV Greta Lewis represented Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth II in keeping with the court theme, “Once Royalty, Always Royalty: Hannibal Presents the House of Windsor.” Krewe members plan to parade with members of the Krewe of Dionysus at 2 p.m. Saturday in Bayou Vista, the Krewe of Amani at 1 p.m. Feb. 16 in Patterson and in the Siracusa/Greenwood community parade at 2 p.m. on Fat Tuesday in Siracusa.
Submitted Photo/Schola Photography

The Krewe of Hannibal presented its Carnival tableau Saturday at the Morgan City Municipal Auditorium.

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St. Mary AARP Mardi Gras King and Queen XXVII Laurie Vining Sr. and Rebecca Vining were presented during the St. Mary AARP Jan. 24 dance.

Obituaries

Natalie Verdun, a resident of Verdunville, La., died Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Dauterive Medical Center in New Iberia, La., at 6:34 AM.

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