Judicial candidates Anthony Thibodeaux and Dean Wattigny have spent a combined $150,906 ahead of the Nov. 4 election, according to campaign finance reports. They are running for the Division A seat on the 16th Judicial District Court, which is being vacated by retiring judge Gerard B. Wattigny, the candidate’s brother.

Berwick and Patterson will meet Friday night in Berwick for a District 9-3A contest. The Panthers enter the contest coming off a 32-0 defeat to Donaldsonville a week ago, while Patterson picked up a win at home against E.D. White, 42-14. In the left photo, Berwick’s Gavin Barrilleaux, top and D.J. Robicheaux converge on a Donaldsonville ball carrier. Friday’s game in Berwick will begin at 7 p.m. (The Daily Review/Jean McCorkle)

Local rivals Patterson and Berwick are set to clash Friday at Geisler Stadium in Berwick. For Patterson (5-3, 2-0 District 9-3A), fresh off a dominant win against E.D. White last week, Friday’s game is a must-win.
St. Mary Community Action Agency Head Start parents, including several dads came to their child’s center Wednesday to participate in the “Healing Hands” project.

Berwick and Patterson will meet Friday night in Berwick for a District 9-3A contest. The Panthers enter the contest coming off a 32-0 defeat to Donaldsonville a week ago, while Patterson picked up a win at home against E.D. White, 42-14. In the left photo, Berwick’s Gavin Barrilleaux, top and D.J. Robicheaux converge on a Donaldsonville ball carrier. Friday’s game in Berwick will begin at 7 p.m. (The Daily Review/Jean McCorkle)

Musician finds Cuban ties to Cajun music

Michael Doucet performs at Festival International in Lafayette in April.
(The Daily Review Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

LAFAYETTE (AP) — Michael Doucet of the two-time Grammy-winning Cajun band BeauSoleil was sitting in a colonial hotel room overlooking a square in Cuba when he heard music with a very familiar old-t

Arrests reports

Eder Calles

A 33-year-old Mexican man was jailed Saturday after being accused of aggravated flight from a sheriff’s deputy in Amelia, St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert said in a news release.

Fallen Warriors Memorial

Site work began Sept. 10 for the Fallen Warriors Memorial. Jack Murrin, City of Morgan City carpenter, and Jean Paul Bourg, Public Works supervisor, take measurements at the work site. The project is expected to be complete for Veterans Day.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Site work started last week on the Fallen Warriors Memorial, and project organizers say they have reached about 90 percent of their fundraising goal to construct the memorial.

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The Morgan City High School Tigers will continue District 7-4A action Friday when they travel to face Vandebilt Catholic. Morgan City has lost its last three ballgames, while Vandebilt Catholic has won its last two games. Above, Morgan City’s Hector Tolento looks to toss a pass, while James Bennett, left, and Bryce Reed block. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The Vandebilt Catholic Terriers and the Morgan City Tigers enter Friday’s game in opposite directions.

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Jordan Rost and Paige Rhodes
--VMA Photography

William and Charlotte Rhodes, of Franklin, wish to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Paige Nikole Rhodes, to Jordan Cole Rost, son of Craig and Lorna Rost, of Maur

Obituaries

Matilda “Tillie” Gallow-Edwards

Matilda “Tillie” Gallow-Edwards, 85, a native of Ville Platte and resident of Berwick, died Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, at her residence.

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