Richard Romaire, left, and Ferris Romaire talk Wednesday about their military service during World War II while at Richard Romaire’s home in Morgan City.
--The Daily Review/Photos by Zachary Fitzgerald

MORGAN CITY — Though Richard Romaire and Ferris Romaire served thousands of miles apart during World War II, the brothers reunited after the war ended when both were stationed in the Philippines. Richard Romaire, 89, and Ferris Romaire, 88, both of Morgan City, first moved to the city in 1938.
Knights of Columbus Council 6873 of Baldwin awarded eight $400 scholarships to local high school graduates Wednesday during a special ceremony. From left are KC member Willie Charpentier, David Charpentier, KC member Wayne Stevens, Becca Robison, Kelsea Bourgeois, Beau LeBlanc, Garret Burns and KC grand knight Mike Picard.

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The Franklin Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance concerning the location of the following wanted suspect:

Richard Romaire, left, and Ferris Romaire talk Wednesday about their military service during World War II while at Richard Romaire’s home in Morgan City.
--The Daily Review/Photos by Zachary Fitzgerald

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Berwick Junior High School adopted

M C Bank in Morgan City adopted Berwick Junior High School May 15. From left, are Frances Dupre, M C Bank human resource/marketing director; Phylis Cook, M C Bank vice president/operations officer; Larry Callais, president/CEO of M C Bank; Berwick Junior High students Jared Smith, Maddie Osburn, Kyle Pitre, Julia Theriot, Mitchell Sanford and Mayanisha Randle; Teresa Bagwell, principal; and Bridget Guillot, St. Mary Parish Schools Adopt-a-School representative.
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M C Bank in Morgan City adopted Berwick Junior High School May 15.

Spelling bee winners

The winners of the Hattie Watts second grade spelling bee were Keeron Johnson, first place; Rylie Smith, second place; and Landen Crandell, third place.
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The winners of the Hattie Watts second grade spelling bee were Keeron Johnson, first place; Rylie Smith, second place; and Landen Crandell, third place.

Cooling off in Bayou Vista

McKenzie Holland and Olivia Gilmore enjoyed frozen treats at the Spray Park in Bayou Vista on Thursday. Even though summer does not begin until June 21, temperatures have been summer-like with highs breaching the 90-degree mark.
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McKenzie Holland and Olivia Gilmore enjoyed frozen treats at the Spray Park in Bayou Vista on Thursday.

Memorial to former pastor dedicated

Word of Life Family Church held a ceremony Sunday afternoon to dedicate a memorial in front of the church to the late Rev. Richard “Lee” Lamury, the church’s founder who passed away in December. Multiple family members as well as friends spoke during a ceremony. Above, the church’s current senior pastor, the Rev. Mark Gowan, says a prayer by the memorial.
(The Daily Review Photo by Geoff Stoute)

Word of Life Family Church held a ceremony Sunday afternoon to dedicate a memorial in front of the church to the late Rev. Richard “Lee” Lamury, the church’s founder who passed away in December.

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LeBron James is returning home to Ohio, reversing the decision he made four years ago that led to two NBA titles in Miami and crushed Cleveland Cavalier fans.

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Morgan City High graduate Logan Scully was the recipient of the Glover-Stackhouse 2014 Scholarship.

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