A St. Mary Parish grand jury returned true bills of indictment in two separate murder cases Thursday afternoon.
The grand jury charged, 16-year-old Kaysha Francis of Bayou Vista and Kirkland Craft, 22, of Morgan City in the Oct. 30 death of Willie Francis whose body was found in a ditch alongside La. 172 in Berwick.
Patterson High football players give out 25 free tickets to home games to elementary students at Hattie Watts Elementary who complete all homework and have no discipline referrals for the year. Among the students who received tickets are, front row from left, David Lumpkin, Tylon Walton, Dylyn Gunner, Christina Navarro, Katelyn Boudreaux and Lindsey Mooney. On the back row are football players, from left, Joe Duffie, Kendall Hunter, Quindon Cox, Spencer Landry and Matthew Tregle.
Patterson High football players give out 25 free tickets to home games to elementary students at Hattie Watts Elementary who complete all homework and have no discipline referrals for the year.
The following couples filed for marriage at the St. Mary Parish Clerk of Court office in Franklin.
Tuesday, Nov. 19
From left, Lily Stone, 7, and Madison Stone, 10, stand with their mother Nicole Nails Stone of New Orleans Wednesday at Stage Department Store in Morgan City. The family plans to have a small family gathering for Thanksgiving in Morgan City and return to New Orleans to celebrate Thanksgiving with other family members. (Photo by Courtney Darce)
Area residents have a variety of reasons to be thankful this Thanksgiving from having all the children home and not overseas serving in the military to having relatives healthy after going through