A district judge has declared a mistrial in the murder trial of Justin Edward Patterson for the May 2013 shooting death of Mikki Jay Dauntain in Morgan City.
The city of Patterson will host four Christmas events this weekend. Friday at 7 p.m. — Judging of Main St. Christmas Lights Saturday at 6 p.m. — PEDSCO Annual Boat Parade Sunday at 12 noon — Annual 4-Legged Friends Parade Sunday at 2 p.m. — Annual Christmas Parade
KATC-TV reports Deputy Jason Hagen died after a shooting while off-duty. The 24-year-old corrections officer at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center had been with the department since February of last year.

Pelican Waste to start garbage pickup Nov. 2

Pelican Waste & Debris workers began delivering new garbage cans Tuesday, preparing to start collecting trash for residents of Berwick, Patterson and unincorporated St. Mary Parish beginning Nov. 2. Progressive Waste Solutions will begin removing its old garbage cans Nov. 2.

The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape

BERWICK — New garbage cans have begun to arrive in Berwick, Patterson and the unincorporated areas of St.

FSHS Homecoming

Morgan Boyd was crowned Franklin Senior High School Homecoming Queen during the football game held Friday, Oct. 9 at J.C. Dry Stadium. She is the daughter of Steven and Kimberly Boyd.

Emergency center nears completion

A recent photo shows the front of the Port of Morgan City’s Government Emergency and Operations Center on La. 182. The center will house government tenants daily and serve as a command center during emergencies.

Port of Morgan City officials hope to finish construction on the first floor of its new Government Emergency and Operations Center by month’s end and complete the second and final floor within the



Berwick High’s Madison Carline attempts to push the ball down the court against Central Catholic’s Jalaysia Bertrand Thursday night. Central’s Lady Eagles (7-1A) defeated Berwick’s Lady Panthers (8-3A) 41-20.
—The Daily Review photos/Diane Miller Fears

Central Catholic High School’s Lady Eagles (7-1A) swooped in for a win Thursday night against the neighboring Berwick High School Lady Panthers (8-3A).


November 25, 1967 — December 7, 2016
Sheila Ann Stokley Blanchard, 49, a resident of Bayou Vista, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at Thibodaux Regional Medical Center.

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