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.

Minor injuries reported in Berwick crash

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a wreck at 11:23 a.m. Tuesday on La. 182 in Berwick by Dollar General. Three occupants in a truck and car were transported to a hospital to be treated for minor injuries, Landry said. (The Daily Review/Bill Decker)

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a wreck at 11:23 a.m. Tuesday on La. 182 in Berwick by Dollar General.

Head Start council

The St. Mary CAA/Head Start Policy Council, above. Below are officers DeAngela Ina, chaplain-parliamentarian; Brittany Kirt, vice-chairman; Mark Dixon, chairman; Tori Lightfoot, recording secretary; and Almetra J. Franklin, St. Mary CAA CEO

FJHS recognizes students, staff

Franklin Junior High School students, teachers, para-educator, and staff member of the month for August-September are pictured with Principal J Ina from left: Lyne Pham, eighth grader; Alesia Bellard, para-educator; Shawanna Hamilton, teacher; Rev. Charles Spain, staff member; Donald Foulcard Jr., eighth grader; Katie Trivitt, seventh grader; Shantay Womble, teacher; Mya Barrow and Brooke Ina, sixth graders; and Ed ‘Tiger” Verdin of Teche Action Clinic who was this month’s Adopt-A-School sponsor of the awards.



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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