Morgan City should have a new police chief named before the end of April, the city’s third chief in just more than two years, according to Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi.
The Broussard-Harris Committee hosted its 11th Annual Black Achievement Award Banquet Saturday, March 14 at Broussard-Harris Recreation Center. Among the 18 honorees were Larmen Jenkins, above with family, and Rose McCurtis, below with family. The theme of the evening was “Dream with a Vision, Live with a Purpose.”
Staff Report Berwick’s boys and Morgan City’s girls bowling team both fell in Bi Region bowling action at Holiday Lanes in Bossier City. The Morgan City girls, who last year finished on the cusp of a trip to the state semifinals, again finished in the same spot as they fell to top-seed Ellender, 17.5-9.5

Change to water plant plans, city suit against state occurred in 2014

Plans changed for a new water plant at Patterson. The current plant is shown Friday morning.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Over the past few months, city officials decided to move forward with a non-conventional water plant to save the city money, and filed suit to declare a state law that conflicted with the city’s ch

Allison Marine poised to continue growth during industry slowdown

Petronas awarded Allison Marine an engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning project involving complete engineering, fabrication, transportation, installation and commissioning of an offshore platform and pipeline in Malaysia. Here, the platform is being prepared for load out.
Submitted Photo courtesy of Allison Marine

As it enters its 20th year in business, Allison Marine Contractors has advanced from scrapping oil field parts to being a turnkey solution for the purchase and continued maintenance of used platfor

Arrests reports

Kaylynn Rodriquez

A 26-year-old Morgan City woman was charged with child desertion Wednesday morning after leaving her three children at home alone, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a news release.

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CENTERVILLE’S CHRISTIAN ARIAS takes a lead off third base after slamming a triple and receiving instructions from Coach Barry Price Tuesday at the Centerville Baseball Field. The Centerville Bulldogs posted a 12-2 win over the Episcopal School of Acadiana Falcons. Centerville will play host to Bell City on Thursday at 4 p.m.

CENTERVILLE _ Cole Candella ripped a solo homer and Christian Arias slammed a triple, leading the Centerville Bulldogs to a 12-2 victory over the Episcopal School of Acadiana Falcons in an abbrevia

Lifestyle

While some crape myrtle pruning cuts may appear “architecturally” nice, this kind of pruning is still the improper way to prune crape myrtle trees.
--Allen Owings Photo

HAMMOND — Our spring- and summer-flowering trees and shrubs are growing and preparing for another great bloom season.

Obituaries

Fannie Lee Granger, born January 8, 1931, died on, March 28, 2015, in Houston, Texas.

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