Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Would you know how to pilot an 850-pound diving suit? Alan Nursall learned how to do just that and about the science behind the Atmospheric Diving System at Phoenix International Wednesday when he was in Bayou Vista to tape a segment for Daily Planet, a science and technology show on Discovery Canada.

From left, Morgan City High School Defensive Line Coach James Bennett instructs players Calvin Bergeron, Tiryce Oliney, Dustin Harris and Harlan Francis during an off-season workout Tuesday afternoon. (The Daily Review/ Crystal Thielepape)

In response to the recent concern over head-injuries in contact sports, area football coaches say they routinely train players how to try to avoid those injuries and have policies in place to protect athletes from further trauma should they suffer concussions.

Peyton Pellerin, 12, of Breaux Bridge, paddles a K1 racing boat in this year’s Top of the Teche, held April 5. Peyton and his triplet brothers, Carson and Conrad, all veterans of Petite Tour du Teche, are expected to enter the “big race” in October. (Photo by Ken Grissom)

Petite Tour du Teche, kayak races for youths 5 to 17, will be held in Bayou Teche at Parc des Ponts in Breaux Bridge Saturday, Aug. 2. Registration is 6-8 a.m. and the first race begins at 9 a.m.

Phoenix International personnel give Alan Nursall, Telus World of Science president and CEO, instructions about the Atmospheric Diving System before it and Nursall were lowered into a tank of water in Bayou Vista. A camera crew filmed his experience for a Canadian television show.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

From left, Morgan City High School Defensive Line Coach James Bennett instructs players Calvin Bergeron, Tiryce Oliney, Dustin Harris and Harlan Francis during an off-season workout Tuesday afternoon. (The Daily Review/ Crystal Thielepape)

Peyton Pellerin, 12, of Breaux Bridge, paddles a K1 racing boat in this year’s Top of the Teche, held April 5. Peyton and his triplet brothers, Carson and Conrad, all veterans of Petite Tour du Teche, are expected to enter the “big race” in October. (Photo by Ken Grissom)

3 animals said to be euthanized as animal rescue folks were on their way to center

These dogs were euthanized last week before the person who was going to adopt them arrived a few hours late.

There are expected to be a lot of people Wednesday at the Vermilion Parish Police Jury Committee meeting in hopes of getting things changed at the Vermilion Parish Rabies Control Center.
The meetin

Scouts attend merit badge event

Boy Scout Troop 242 in Calumet members attended the Istrouma Council Merit Badge Day held at LSU on March 8. More than 500 boys participated in the annual event. All total, the boys attending earned 16 merit badges. Troop members, front row, are Tyler Verdin, Connor Verdin, Joseph Duhon and Justin Chauvin. In the back row, from left, are Tom Galloway, Devin Thibodaux, Sandra Galloway, Ryan Galloway, Evelyn Alexander and Colby Alexander. Not pictured is Stacey Verdin.
(Submitted Photo)

Boy Scout Troop 242 in Calumet members attended the Istrouma Council Merit Badge Day held at LSU on March 8. More than 500 boys participated in the annual event.

Cerebral Palsy telethon donation

Telly LaSalle has been a supporter of the Acadiana Cerebral Palsy of Louisiana Telethon for many years. Each year LaSalle and his mother, Cindy, strives to meet his goal so that he can deliver the contributions he collects from area merchants and supporters. From left, are Larry Callais, M C Bank president and CEO, presenting a donation to LaSalle. This year’s telecast aired from the Heymann Center in Lafayette the week of March 8 and 9.
(Submitted Photo)

Telly LaSalle has been a supporter of the Acadiana Cerebral Palsy of Louisiana Telethon for many years.

Student makes presentation to Rotary Club

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned about stop motion animation from Angelique Oncale, who presented her senior project to the club with several stop motion animations created by her and an explanation of how she researched the project. From left are Lea Hebert, Rotary vice-president, Oncale and Herman Hartman, program director.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned about stop motion animation from Angelique Oncale, who presented her senior project to the club with several stop motion animations created by her and an exp

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Betty Jo Stage Sargee

May 4, 1930 — July 25, 2014
Betty Jo Stage Sargee, 84, a resident of Morgan City, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center.

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