With a confidentiality agreement in place, there was no word on the progress of mediation from Hospital Service District 1 board members Thursday during their monthly meeting. However, St. Mary Parish Councilman David Hanagriff commented on the effort to renew contracts with Drs. Steven McPherson and Donna Tesi.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Morgan City High School boys basketball coach Brandon Harden likened No. 29 Morgan City’s Class 4A playoff contest with No. 4 Plaquemine Friday to resetting a PlayStation. The Tigers, who were defeated 50-29 by the Green Devils in Plaquemine in December while not at full strength, will now get an opportunity to redeem themselves.

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

The fiberglass catamaran that had been floating around Berwick Bay in the Atchafalaya River appears to have found a secure resting place.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

Arrest reports

Carla Roma

A Stephensville woman was jailed Thursday after threatening a juvenile demanding the victim answer questions regarding an ongoing investigation, St.

Jailers quelled riot

Jailers at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center battled a group of rioting prisoners on March 2. The incident was detailed in documents obtained through a public records request.
(The Daily Review Photo by Preston Gill)

Prison officials used Tasers and chemical spray earlier this month to subdue inmates who took over a room and were demolishing it by yanking down the suspended ceiling and lights, according to inci

Berwick High School students talk at club meeting

Morgan City Rotary Club members hosted Berwick High School students at a recent luncheon where they spoke about their school activities and their education plans. From left are Rotary student visit director Mark Ordogne and students Caitlin McMichael, Nadia Breaux and Blake Orgeron.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members hosted Berwick High School students at a recent luncheon where they spoke about their school activities and their education plans.

Float trip for man’s best friend May 10

Billy St. Blanc and daughter Madi of Charenton paddle into Parks with faithful pet Joe in last year’s Great Bayou Teche Dog Paddle. No dog? No problem. A canine companion is not a requirement to participate in the Great Bayou Teche Dog Paddle. Some paddlers feel compelled to fake it anyhow. (Photos courtesy Tour du Teche)

The Great Bayou Teche Dog Paddle, Saturday, May 10, will be an eight-mile trip by kayak, canoe or paddle board from the town of Breaux Bridge to the village of Parks in southern Louisiana.

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St. Mary AARP Mardi Gras King and Queen XXVII Laurie Vining Sr. and Rebecca Vining were presented during the St. Mary AARP Jan. 24 dance.

Obituaries

Natalie Verdun, a resident of Verdunville, La., died Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Dauterive Medical Center in New Iberia, La., at 6:34 AM.

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