Wire and staff St. Mary Parish Superintendent Donald Aguillard is one of three finalists who have applied for the Lafayette superintendent’s post. And the St. Mary School Board wants to be ready in case it must choose Aguillard’s successor.
Cajun Classique, a five-day wooden boat cruise down Bayou Teche, began in Breaux Bridge and finished up at Oaklawn Manor in Franklin last weekend. This is the second cruise to Franklin and was intended to end at the Bayou Teche Wooden Boat Show but the show was canceled due to the weather.

Five years ago today, an explosion and fire aboard the Deepwater Horizon offshore energy platform killed 11 workers. Submitted photo.

As communities all along the Gulf Coast reflect on the fifth anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion and BP oil spill, St. Mary Parish leaders recalled how fortunate the parish was compared to surrounding areas in the aftermath of the spill.

Five years ago today, an explosion and fire aboard the Deepwater Horizon offshore energy platform killed 11 workers. Submitted photo.

Arrests reports

Leslie Bourgeois

A brother and sister were charged Wednesday with battery and resisting an officer among other offenses in Amelia during separate incidents, according to St.

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HANSON LADY TIGER Lunden Verdin returns to the dugout after lining a double and later scoring in HMS’ 13-4 State Class 1-A bidistrict triumph over Grand Lake Monday.

Sarah Sonnier hurled the Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers to a 13-4 victory over the Grand Lake Lady Hornets Monday at the HMS Softball Complex in the State Class A bidistrict playoffs.

Lifestyle

Alyssa Galler and Christopher Avet
--Whimsyclo Photojournalism

Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. Galler III of Morgan City wish to announcement the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alyssa Kay Galler, to Christopher Anthony Avet, son of Mr.

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