--Bernie Arnould Photo

Joshua Daigle, a Berwick High School junior, is competing Saturday at the USATF Junior Olympics in Sacramento, California. The pole vaulter is competing in the 15- to 16-year-old division. He is the son of Lucy Scully of Berwick and Kerry Daigle of Patterson.

Paying It Forward, a local nonprofit community group, hosted its second annual “Stuff the Bus” Friday under the U.S. 90 bridge in Morgan City to collect supplies for St. Mary Parish children in need. Another “Stuff the Bus” event will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday in the Family Dollar parking lot in Patterson. The city of Patterson and Patterson schools are sponsoring the event. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Community members in Patterson will both be collecting school supplies and uniforms for local children in need and distributing already collected items Saturday at different locations. A Stuff the Bus school supplies drive will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday in the Family Dollar Parking Lot on Catherine Street in Patterson.

From left St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, Safariland Account Manager Erik Belsom, Major John Kahl Jr., Lieutenant Dustin Kennedy and Chief Deputy Scott Anslum.

On the morning of Dec. 27, 2015, St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a shooting at a residence in the Jeanerette area. Once they arrived on scene, a suspect began shooting at the deputies from within the residence, Sheriff Mark Hebert said.

--Bernie Arnould Photo

Paying It Forward, a local nonprofit community group, hosted its second annual “Stuff the Bus” Friday under the U.S. 90 bridge in Morgan City to collect supplies for St. Mary Parish children in need. Another “Stuff the Bus” event will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday in the Family Dollar parking lot in Patterson. The city of Patterson and Patterson schools are sponsoring the event. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

From left St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, Safariland Account Manager Erik Belsom, Major John Kahl Jr., Lieutenant Dustin Kennedy and Chief Deputy Scott Anslum.

Police: Communication vital for drug, Internet safety

Berwick Police Officer J.P. Henry shows examples of drug paraphernalia being used in St. Mary Parish to attendees of a community meeting held Monday at the Berwick Civic Complex. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

Parish law enforcement officials stressed the importance Monday of parents and teachers having open and honest conversations with young people in order to stop the drug use and cyberbullying that a

Visitors flock to Lighthouse festival

V.J. Bella, a former Berwick fire chief, state fire marshal and state representative, rides in on the “Betty G” fire truck during Saturday’s History of Berwick Program under the U.S. 90 bridge. Driving the truck is Berwick volunteer firefighter Glen Rebardi.

The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald

BERWICK — Crowds flocked to the first two-day Lighthouse Festival held in conjunction with the Tour du Teche race finish in an event that consisted of a program on Berwick’s history, lots of food a

Eleven finish 410-mile kayak race

Members of the first team to finish the Tour du Teche and 410 de Louisiane congratulate one another Sunday at the finish in Berwick. The team of Wendell Smith, Bobby Smart, Chris Champion, Phil Bowman and Heather Harrison set a course record for the Tour du Teche finishing the 135-mile race in 19 hours, seven minutes.
and 34 seconds.
(The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

BERWICK — Four individuals and two teams completed a grueling addition to the annual Tour du Teche kayak and canoe race that finished Sunday in Berwick.

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--Bernie Arnould Photo

Joshua Daigle, a Berwick High School junior, is competing Saturday at the USATF Junior Olympics in Sacramento, California. The pole vaulter is competing in the 15- to 16-year-old division.

Lifestyle

Wrangler participants taking some time to enjoy the trail at Camp Marydale.
--Submitted Photo

NEW ORLEANS — For girls who dream of owning their very own horse, it’s usually just a dream.

Obituaries

Hilton “Bud” Crappell
August 31, 1933-July 28, 2016
Hilton “Bud” Crappell, 82, passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2016, in his Berwick home surrounded by loved ones.

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