Representing the Red Ribbon Committee, front, from left, are Corey Burgess, DARE officer; Kimberlyn Gibson, school resource officer; Karla Cornes, school resource officer; Liska Kemp, committee member; Herman Hartman, Red Ribbon president; and Marshal Kenny Duval, committee member. Front, from left, are Gidget Everitt, at-risk interventionist; Lena Henry, school resource officer; Donna Meyer, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce president; and Brenda Liner, St. Mary Outreach.
(Submitted Photo)

Red Ribbon Week is set to finish this weekend with a “Parade of Schools” and “Zoo-to-Boo Family Fun Day” Saturday.
The Chitimacha Fire Department visited with toddlers and Head Start children at the West End Library Branch in Baldwin to help promote home and personal safety during National Fire Prevention Month in October. Fire Chief Billy Mora, Capt.
The St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce sponsored a Business After Hours and Harvest Moon Festival Kick-off Party at the Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts Thursday. Participants enjoyed food and drinks provided by several local vendors as well as live entertainment.

Representing the Red Ribbon Committee, front, from left, are Corey Burgess, DARE officer; Kimberlyn Gibson, school resource officer; Karla Cornes, school resource officer; Liska Kemp, committee member; Herman Hartman, Red Ribbon president; and Marshal Kenny Duval, committee member. Front, from left, are Gidget Everitt, at-risk interventionist; Lena Henry, school resource officer; Donna Meyer, St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce president; and Brenda Liner, St. Mary Outreach.
(Submitted Photo)

Arrest reports

Kirk Anslum

A Lafayette man was arrested this morning for possession of multiple illegal drugs after attempting to flee from officers on foot, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a news release.

Grant helps pay for 400-ton mobile boat hoist at Seacraft Shipyard

The Mr. Evan, a 150-foot long crew boat owned by Iberia Marine Service, is the first boat to be lifted with the new Marine Travelift mobile boat hoist, Monty Cornes, Seacraft Shipyard project manager, said.
(Submitted Photo Courtesy of Seacraft Shipyard)

Seacraft Shipyard workers are putting the finishing touches on constructing a 400-ton mobile boat hoist partly paid for with a more than $1 million federal grant, said Monty Cornes, project manager

Ribbon-cutting ceremony for Prevention Plus

Prevention Plus Clinic held a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 23 at its office located at 912 Marguerite St. in Morgan City. Owner Dr. Peter Abel, a cardiologist and 25-year resident of Morgan City, said, “I wanted to give back to Morgan City and to provide exceptional care.” On hand with Abel for the ceremony were Scott Price, Nelson Cortez, Mata Tellman and Eugina Price, St. Mary Chamber of Commerce ambassadors; Donna Meyer, Chamber president; Stephanie Dehart, Mandy Miller, Trisha Aucoin, Leah Wells, Layne Reynaud and Tricia McAllister, Prevention Plus staff; Charles Ray Johnson; Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, Morgan City mayor; Jarrod Longman, St. Mary Parish assessor; Tommy Longman, District Attorney’s office liaison; Bob Harrison, Chamber vice chairman; and Lisa Patterson, Chamber marketing director. Prevention Plus is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and specializes in reducing the risk of heart attacks and strokes.
(The Daily Review Photo by Diane Miller Fears)

Prevention Plus Clinic held a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 23 at its office located at 912 Marguerite St. in Morgan City.

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Iris Roy serves as Louisiana Garden Club treasurer, as well as Patterson Garden Club treasurer. She was in charge of the Ways and Means raffle for the district.
(Submitted Photo)

Patterson Garden Club members attended the Louisiana Garden Club Federation District III meeting Oct. 14, hosted by the St. Martinville Garden Club.

Obituaries

Randy J. Adams

Randy J. Adams, 57, a resident of Berwick, passed away Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center.

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