Danny Ray Reding,

A Bayou L’Ourse father shot his dog, fired a shot at his friend and took his 5-year-old daughter hostage at gunpoint Friday.

Morgan City defeated St. Martinville, 37-34, Friday in the Lumberjack Invitational. Pictured, Morgan City’s Brady Fryou goes up for the jump ball against St. Martinville. (The Daily Review/Photos by Diane Miller Fears)

The Patterson Lumberjacks won the Lumberjack Invitational over the weekend after beating Thibodaux in the championship game.

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.

Danny Ray Reding,

Morgan City defeated St. Martinville, 37-34, Friday in the Lumberjack Invitational. Pictured, Morgan City’s Brady Fryou goes up for the jump ball against St. Martinville. (The Daily Review/Photos by Diane Miller Fears)

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

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Joquisha Mingo

A 28-year-old Morgan City woman was arrested Sunday for seventh offense possession of drug paraphernalia after being found with a pipe used to smoke narcotics, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Bank

Artist’s expertise draws framers to Morgan City

Morgan City artist Catherine Siracusa taught a class on encaustic art, also known as hot wax painting, which involves a process of heating colored wax and applying that liquid or paste to a porous surface like wood, canvas or paper. The class Sunday in the cabins at Lake End Parkway was part of a spring educational retreat by the Deep South Chapter of the Professional Picture Framers Association. Viewing the presentation are Tony Balli and his son, Bryce, of Picayune, Miss.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

Professional framers from three states came to Morgan City this weekend to learn from local artist Catherine Siracusa about encaustic art as well as to learn how to frame it.

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Lifestyle

Sylvania Verret celebrated her 100th birthday on Dec. 21. Family and friends gathered Dec. 18 for a special birthday party at Morgan City Health Care Center to celebrate prior to her big day.

Obituaries

Jimmie Adam Verrett Sr.

June 25, 1945 — December 20, 2014
Jimmie Adam Verrett Sr., 69, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, at his residence.

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