Patterson High teacher and coach Brandon Harden resigned today as an employee of St. Mary Parish schools. St. Mary Superintendent Leonard Armato only confirmed Harden’s resignation was effectively immediately and stated it was received today. He did not comment beyond that.

Below from left are Jared Ross and Tammilee Kelly, assistant principals at Centerville High School; Deputy Walter Shepherd and Sergeant Oscar West, school resource officers; Chief of Staff Gary Driskell; Centerville High School Principal Kristina Estay; Detective Whytley Jones; Captain Sennet Wiggins; Detective Beau Martin, also pictured above; and Morgan City Fire Department Assistant Chief Daniel Clemons.

Working through school resource officers with the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office, principals of J.S. Aucoin Elementary and Centerville High School held active shooter response drills for faculty.

St. Mary seniors play bingo Wednesday at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center in Morgan City. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

A recent WalletHub study ranks Louisiana overall as No. 8 in the nation with the best elder-abuse protections. But even with the best protections, St. Mary seniors are still cautioned to be proactive protecting themselves, even when it comes to family.

Below from left are Jared Ross and Tammilee Kelly, assistant principals at Centerville High School; Deputy Walter Shepherd and Sergeant Oscar West, school resource officers; Chief of Staff Gary Driskell; Centerville High School Principal Kristina Estay; Detective Whytley Jones; Captain Sennet Wiggins; Detective Beau Martin, also pictured above; and Morgan City Fire Department Assistant Chief Daniel Clemons.

St. Mary seniors play bingo Wednesday at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center in Morgan City. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

State House candidates face off

District 51 state representative candidates, from left, Beryl Amedee, Joe Harrison and Howard Castay squared off Tuesday in a debate at the Patterson Area Civic Center. The St. Mary Chamber of Commerce hosted the debate.

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Fixing the state’s budget while providing for education and health care needs were among the major issues candidates addressed at Tuesday’s District 51 State Representative debate.

U.S. 90 upgrade focuses on Lafayette's connector

Sherri Lebas, secretary of the state Department of Transportation and Development, speaks Tuesday at the I-49 Connector launch event in Lafayette. Behind her are Lafayette City-Parish President Joey Durel, left, and state Rep. Vincent Pierre, D-Lafayette.

LAFAYETTE — Sixty-five miles up U.S. 90, transportation planners are trying once more to make the Interstate 49 Connector work. The Tri-City area has a stake in the outcome.

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Amanda Carter and Richard Romaire III
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Mr. and Mrs. Brian Cave of Mount Juliet, Tennessee, wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Amanda Nicole Carter, to Richard Luke Romaire III, son of Mr.

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January 16, 1948- December 6, 2016
Frank S. Maddix, 68, a resident of Stephensville, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

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