Donna Jones greets students in the Shannon Elementary School cafeteria Thursday morning as students get breakfast.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

By JEAN L. McCORKLEjmccorkle@daily-review.com MORGAN CITY — Donna Jones, cafeteria manager at M.D. Shannon Elementary, greets each student as they start their morning with her for breakfast.

Patterson’s Devontre Richard, left, and Tyric Garrett pursue an East Ascension player during the Lumberjacks’ Week 2 contest with the Spartans. Patterson, who is off to an 0-2 start after beginning the season with two Class 5A schools, will face Catholic High-New Iberia, Class 2A’s fourth-ranked squad according to the latest Louisiana Sports Writers Association poll, Friday in New Iberia. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

Patterson gets a break after two straight weeks against Class 5A teams, but Catholic High-New Iberia won’t be a cakewalk Friday in New Iberia. Catholic High (2-0) is currently ranked fourth in the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 2A poll with 95 points and one first-place vote.
Hanson Memorial, West St. Mary and Franklin High will all be on the road this weekend in Week 3 of the high school grid season. Hanson (2-0) will travel to face the Berwick Panthers (1-1) on Friday at Geisler Stadium at 7 p.m.

Donna Jones greets students in the Shannon Elementary School cafeteria Thursday morning as students get breakfast.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Patterson’s Devontre Richard, left, and Tyric Garrett pursue an East Ascension player during the Lumberjacks’ Week 2 contest with the Spartans. Patterson, who is off to an 0-2 start after beginning the season with two Class 5A schools, will face Catholic High-New Iberia, Class 2A’s fourth-ranked squad according to the latest Louisiana Sports Writers Association poll, Friday in New Iberia. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

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Mary Frances Cali, Holy Cross Elementary School’s Student of the Year for 2013-14, attended a breakfast in honor of all Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux’s Students of the Year at the Lumen Christi Retreat Center in Thibodaux. She received a framed certificate from Superintendent of Diocesan Schools Marion Fertitta and Bishop Shelton Fabre. The Students of the Year Awards program recognizes outstanding students who have demonstrated excellent academic achievement, leadership ability and citizenship. The program is sponsored by the Louisiana Superintendent of Education through the State Department of Education and the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.
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Mary Frances Cali, Holy Cross Elementary School’s Student of the Year for 2013-14, attended a breakfast in honor of all Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux’s Students of the Year at the Lumen Christi Retrea

Easter egg hunt

One of the many children enjoying the space walk and slides, at right, was 2-year-old Ainsley Kohls.
(The Daily Review Photo by Diane Miller Fears)

Children and their families came out en masse Saturday for the 16th annual Wedell-Williams Aviation and Cypress Sawmill Foundation Easter Egg Hunt & Spring Festival at Louisiana State Museum —

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Sports

The Central Catholic Eagles suffered their first loss of the season with a 32-6 setback to E.D. White Thursday in Morgan City.

Lifestyle

Hostesses for the Bayou Vista Garden Club September meeting were, front row from left, Kim Alcina, Ann Breaux, Mary Myers, Jeannie Lawrence, Verdie Laws and Janice Verret. Back from left are Dawn Thomason, Jo Ann Ryan, Donna Bucci, Jean Chauvin and Nancy Marcel.
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“Water, More Precious Than Gold” was the topic of the September program presented by Bayou Vista Garden Club Vice President Jo Ann Ryan.

Obituaries

Mary A. Triggs, 78, a native and resident of Morgan City, died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.

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