Berwick High School's Kenan Jones prepares to take off in a field event at last year's state track and field outdoor meet. Jones won the long jump, high jump and triple jump at Saturday's indoor LSU High School Qualifier. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick High School’s Kenan Jones led the local contingent of competitors at Saturday’s indoor LSU High School Qualifier as he won the long jump, high jump and triple jump.

The Rev. Andrew J. Simms of Lee Chapel A.M.E. Church in Morgan City speaks during the Hearts of Care banquet Saturday about building Morgan City Adult Day Care, an activity center for senior citizens. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

A group of community members hopes to bring a day care facility for senior citizens to Morgan City before the end of 2018.

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In January, St. Mary Parish students in various related programs converge on Franklin High School to demonstrate their learning and their achievements. Last weekend's event was the latest in a long tradition of that showcase.

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.

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Berwick High School's Kenan Jones prepares to take off in a field event at last year's state track and field outdoor meet. Jones won the long jump, high jump and triple jump at Saturday's indoor LSU High School Qualifier. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Berwick High School’s Kenan Jones led the local contingent of competitors at Saturday’s indoor LSU High School Qualifier as he won the long jump, high jump and triple jump.

Lifestyle

Sponsor for the January St. Mary AARP meeting’s meal was Gulf Coast Orthopedics. From left are Gulf Coast Orthopedics’ Jaime Gaudet, nurse practitioner, and Bill Darce, St. Mary Parish AARP president.
—Faye S. Smith Photos

St. Mary AARP held its monthly meeting Jan. 9 at the St. Mary Senior Citizen Center in Morgan City.

Obituaries

Mary Ann Deslatte, 70, a native of Franklin and resident of Morgan City, died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, at her residence.

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