Morgan City Housing Authority Interim Director Clarence Robinson listens during Thursday’s board meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Two of the Morgan City Housing Authority employees who are accused of receiving improper pay and bonuses will continue to be employed with the authority at least until officials finish investigating the authority’s right to action against state Civil Service classified employees, the housing authority board decided Thursday.

Charlie Barron

Central Catholic’s Charlie Barron was selected to the Louisiana Sportswriters Association Class 1A All-State Football First Team, and three other Eagles made honorable mention all-state, according to an article published Thursday in The Advocate.
Winners in the golf cart decorating contest during the City of Franklin’s Christmas Lighting ceremony downtown were, from left, first place award to Tracy Ackman, third place winner Mindi Baxter and second place winner Catherine Siracusa. Their awards were presented at the Franklin City Council meeting Tuesday evening.

Morgan City Housing Authority Interim Director Clarence Robinson listens during Thursday’s board meeting.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Charlie Barron

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Rotary Club cookbook

Morgan City Rotary Club members received an advertisement for the club’s upcoming cookbook from Morgan City Bank at a recent luncheon. From left representing Morgan City Bank is Rotarian Karen Froreich and cookbook project director Cherie Laiche.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members received an advertisement for the club’s upcoming cookbook from Morgan City Bank at a recent luncheon.

Louisiana news briefs

Bayou Corne sinkhole. Photo courtesy of the Assumption Parish government.

Murphy to be inaugurated Thursday at Nicholls
THIBODAUX (AP) — Nicholls State University is preparing for the official inauguration of its new president.

Arrest reports

St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported responding to 40 complaints in the parish and reported the following arrests in east St. Mary Parish:

U.S. 90 wreck ties up traffic

A Patterson woman was taken to Teche Regional Medical Center Monday afternoon with unspecified injuries after being struck by a vehicle entering U.S. 90 from Place Norman Shopping Center. Melanie Henry, 46, was traveling westbound in a 2010 Mazda CX7 on U.S. 90 when Scott LeBlanc, 32, struck her as he attempted to enter the highway in his 1990 Chevrolet truck, according to Patterson police. LeBlanc was uninjured and ticketed on failure to yield with an accident, police said. His unidentified daughter was also uninjured. Everyone in the accident was wearing seatbelts, police said. Patterson police responded to the accident after multiple call-ins and a 911 call at 4:52 p.m.
(The Daily Review Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

A Patterson woman was taken to Teche Regional Medical Center Monday afternoon with unspecified injuries after being struck by a vehicle entering U.S. 90 from Place Norman Shopping Center.

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Benton 56, Green Oaks 54
East Beauregard 55, Singer 26
Franklinton 71, Varnado 57
Montgomery 73, Georgetown 35
Parkway 70, North DeSoto 47

Obituaries

Todd Prestenbach

Todd Prestenbach, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, who was born Oct. 21, 1953, the son of Alton and the late Mayola Prestenbach, suddenly passed away at his residence Wednesday, Dec.

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