Morgan City’s city court judge expects a new state law to ensure city court always has a public defender due to recent funding concerns on the district court level.

The Patterson 10U All-Stars won the Louisiana Babe Ruth League State Tournament Saturday in Kenner after finishing with a 5-0 mark. Team members include, kneeling from left, Layla Richoux, Charlotte Calais, Kyla Samuels,
Makayla Theriot, Bryleigh DeHart and Emily Lipari. On the middle row, from left, are Hannah Domingue, Rylie Chasson, Madison Gray, Amaya Williams, Laila Dugar and Kamille Lightfoot. On the back row, from left, are assistant coach Jeff Lipari, head coach Harris DeHart and assistant coach Jonathan Lightfoot. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Harris DeHart)

The Patterson 10U All-Stars were perfect at the Louisiana Babe Ruth League State Tournament, winning the 10U title Saturday in Kenner after finishing the tournament with a 5-0 mark. Patterson outscored its opponents 51-7.

The Patterson 10U All-Stars won the Louisiana Babe Ruth League State Tournament Saturday in Kenner after finishing with a 5-0 mark. Team members include, kneeling from left, Layla Richoux, Charlotte Calais, Kyla Samuels,
Makayla Theriot, Bryleigh DeHart and Emily Lipari. On the middle row, from left, are Hannah Domingue, Rylie Chasson, Madison Gray, Amaya Williams, Laila Dugar and Kamille Lightfoot. On the back row, from left, are assistant coach Jeff Lipari, head coach Harris DeHart and assistant coach Jonathan Lightfoot. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Harris DeHart)

(UPDATED) Injured student wins MCHS Principal's Award in hospital bed

Morgan City High students get their diplomas Friday in a commencement ceremony at Municipal Auditorium.

The Daily Review/Bill Decker

Principal Mickey Fabre repeated the phrase often during Friday’s Morgan City High graduation at the Municipal Auditorium: “I believe in miracles.”
Then Fabre produced a miracle.

Bayou Chene barge to be removed soon

Michael Tamporello of Morgan City speaks at the St. Mary Levee District Commission meeting Thursday asking when the district plans to remove the temporary flood protection structure on Bayou Chene. Officials said the structure will be removed within three months. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

St. Mary Levee District officials expect to remove the barge blocking Bayou Chene in Amelia within three months, they said at Thursday’s levee district commission meeting.

(Updated) New power plant unveiled; will provide stable long-term power rates

Louisiana Energy and Power Authority General Manager Cordell Grand speaks during Friday's dedication of LEPA's new power plant in Morgan City. The plant is the first power plant built in south Louisiana in 40 years. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

The newly completed Louisiana Energy and Power Authority power plant in Morgan City will help stabilize long-term power rates for member communities by reducing their reliance on less efficient pow

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The Patterson 10U All-Stars won the Louisiana Babe Ruth League State Tournament Saturday in Kenner after finishing with a 5-0 mark. Team members include, kneeling from left, Layla Richoux, Charlotte Calais, Kyla Samuels,
Makayla Theriot, Bryleigh DeHart and Emily Lipari. On the middle row, from left, are Hannah Domingue, Rylie Chasson, Madison Gray, Amaya Williams, Laila Dugar and Kamille Lightfoot. On the back row, from left, are assistant coach Jeff Lipari, head coach Harris DeHart and assistant coach Jonathan Lightfoot. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Harris DeHart)

The Patterson 10U All-Stars were perfect at the Louisiana Babe Ruth League State Tournament, winning the 10U title Saturday in Kenner after finishing the tournament with a 5-0 mark.

Obituaries

Cynthia Marie Ballet, 63, a native and resident of Berwick, Louisiana, passed away at 11:42 p.m. Monday, June 27, 2016, at the Patterson Health-care Center in Patterson, Louisiana.

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