St. Mary Levee District commissioners will submit a formal request for the Bayou Chene Flood Control and Diversion Project’s inclusion in the state’s coastal master plan, weeks after the project was left out of a draft version of the plan.
The first meeting in 2017 of the St. Mary Parish Council saw a changing of the guard on Wednesday as Councilman Paul P. Naquin Jr was elected chairman of the group replacing former chairman Kevin Voisin who was subsequently elected vice-chairman of the council.

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St. Mary Parish Schools announced Wednesday its three winners of the Students of the Year competition. They all hail from schools in Berwick.

Welfare concern for man who may be in St. Mary

Paul Michael Listle, 36, was last seen by his family in the Monroe area in October. His last communication with his family was in mid-November. According to family members, Listle was traveling to south Louisiana to find a job in construction work. Listle was reportedly headed to St. Mary Parish. (Submitted)

Authorities are seeking the public's help to find a man believed to have been traveling to St. Mary Parish and whose family hasn't heard from him since mid-November, according to a St.

United Blood Services says it’s in need of whole blood and platelets

Morgan City resident Virgil Allen, left, and Debra Rock, of Patterson, donate platelets Friday at the United Blood Services center in Morgan City. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Donations for whole blood, double red cell, platelet and plasma are needed at United Blood Services center in Morgan City.

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Sports

With the start of the spring semester Wednesday, the defending Sun Belt Champion Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball team resumed preparations for the 2017 season with spring practice at M.L.

Lifestyle

2 refrigerator rolled pie crusts

4 oz. fresh goat cheese

Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

Using a 3-inch round cookie cutter, cut out 16 circles from pie crusts.

Obituaries

Mrs. Nancy Harris Carter, 84, a native and resident of Morgan City, Louisiana, died Jan. 7, 2017.

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