A nativity scene is displayed inside the Bayou Vista Community Center for the Christmas season.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Staff Report With Christmas approaching, an area pastor says the season is a reflection of God’s giving ways.

Daylon Charlot

Area football players received Class 3A All-State recognition as four players from Patterson and one from Berwick were recognized. Patterson’s Daylon Charlot led the area selections as a first-team pick at wide receiver.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s deputies loaded and delivered dozens of toys to inmates’ children earlier this month. The gifts were made possible through an ongoing partnership with the Church of the Assumption in Franklin. The sheriff’s office collects names, addresses and wish lists of inmates’ children.

A nativity scene is displayed inside the Bayou Vista Community Center for the Christmas season.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Daylon Charlot

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Marriage licenses

The following people applied for marriage licenses at the St. Mary Parish Clerk of Court office in Franklin.
Monday, April 7
Christopher Bailey Deville and Carmen Margaret Arnold.

Arrest reports

Edward Mills

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported responding to 32 complaints in the parish and reported the following arrests in east St. Mary Parish:

Groundbreaking ceremony for power plant in Morgan City

Officials participate in this morning’s groundbreaking of the new Louisiana Energy and Power Authority power plant to be built on Youngs Road in Morgan City. The 64-megawatt natural gas-powered electric plant will cost about $120 million to build and serve Morgan City, Houma, Jonesville, Plaquemine, Rayne and Vidalia. Morgan City will have a 10-megawatt share in the plant. Construction is scheduled to be finished in late 2015. On hand were, from left, Tony Calderone, Robins and Morton director of operations; Cedric LaFleur, LEPA chairman and former Morgan City mayor; Dennis Chianese, Burns and Roe senior project manager; Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi, Morgan City mayor; Joe Vumbaco, Energy Resource Consulting Group managing partner; Tom Bourg, Houma/Terrebonne Parish utilities director; Hyram Copeland, Vidalia mayor; Cordell Grand, LEPA general manager; Michel Claudet, Terrebonne Parish president; Mark Gulotta, Plaquemine mayor; Jason Akers, Foley and Judell Law Firm bond attorney; Roland Boudreaux, Rayne Mayor; and Tim Matte, former LEPA board member and former Morgan City mayor.
(The Daily Review Photo Diane Miller Fears)

Officials participate in this morning’s groundbreaking of the new Louisiana Energy and Power Authority power plant to be built on Youngs Road in Morgan City.

Mock prom crash

A mock car crash as the result of impaired driving was enacted recently as part of the Safe and Sober Prom Campaign for students of Franklin, Hanson and Centerville high schools.

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Daylon Charlot

Area football players received Class 3A All-State recognition as four players from Patterson and one from Berwick were recognized.

Obituaries

Mary Ann Thomas, 85, a native of Galveston, Texas, and a resident of Berwick, died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.

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