Franklin Foundation Hospital was the sponsor for the Feb. 11 city cleanup. The group removed litter on Main Street from the cemetery to the courthouse, including the Teche Theater area and Teche Drive. Stephanie and Maurice Guidry, Kindra McLean, Matt Barrilleaux, Ron Bailey, Rachel Picard, Didi Battle, Vel Minor, Dawn Kaiser-Melancon and Renee Mitchel represented FFH. They were accompanied by community volunteers Marguerite Robinson, Elaine Karam and Ruthie Heard. Argus Spa provided bottled water and the hospital supplied grabbers, gloves and trash bags.

Council members Dale Rogers, J Ina and Craig Mathews

Parish council members did not remove from the table a proposed housing development item in Garden City.

Workers install composite decking Wednesday at Morgan City’s riverfront wharf. The work is part of a $2 million makeover to the wharf, which should be open to the public by the summer. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)

In just a few months, Morgan City residents and visitors will be able to enjoy the city’s newly improved wharf on the Atchafalaya River.

Blast off

Burt Adams, teacher at Central Catholic High School and grandparent of kindergarten student Preston Beattie, spoke to the Holy Cross Elementary kindergarten class about rockets and their component

Scout honors those who fought in Vietnam

Morgan City Boy Scout Troop 49 member Sean Dennis pulls the application tape off of one of his Vietnam Veteran signs made with the help of Elite Graphics owner John Broussard. The signs are a part of Dennis’ Eagle Scout project Operation Welcome Home, which will be presented Friday during Morgan City High’s Veterans Day program. (The Daily Review/Shea Drake)

Morgan City Boy Scout Troop 49 member Sean Dennis is prepared to present his Eagle project “Operation Welcome Home” at Morgan City High’s Veterans Day program at 9 a.m. Friday.

Red Ribbon Bazaar

Diana Lyons Charles, of Jeanerette, purchases a necklace, above, from representatives, at left, Misty Goutierrez and Nicholle Doubleday at The Bridge Adult & Teen Challenge booth on Saturday du

FFH holds Annual Awards Ceremony

Staff at Franklin Foundation Hospital celebrated the annual FFH Awards Breakfast last week. Honored at the ceremony were ‘Provider of the Year’, ‘Manager of the Year’, the ‘Shining Star Award’ recipient, ‘Employee of the Year’ and a number of ‘Service Pin’ recipients.

Staff at Franklin Foundation Hospital celebrated their own last week with their annual awards banquet.

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Sports

The Hanson Memorial Lady Tigers will take to the road tonight to face the Vermilion Catholic Lady Eagles in the quarterfinals of the Division IV basketball playoffs at the VCHS Gymnasium.

Lifestyle

Ashley Totten and Luke Derise
--Brittany Totten Photo

Ronnie and Philomena Totten of Patterson wish to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Marie Totten, to Luke Joseph Derise, son of Joey Derise of Morgan City an

Obituaries

Ann Delores Dudley Williams, a native of Tangipahoa and lifelong resident of Patterson, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at her residence.

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