With a confidentiality agreement in place, there was no word on the progress of mediation from Hospital Service District 1 board members Thursday during their monthly meeting. However, St. Mary Parish Councilman David Hanagriff commented on the effort to renew contracts with Drs. Steven McPherson and Donna Tesi.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

Morgan City High School boys basketball coach Brandon Harden likened No. 29 Morgan City’s Class 4A playoff contest with No. 4 Plaquemine Friday to resetting a PlayStation. The Tigers, who were defeated 50-29 by the Green Devils in Plaquemine in December while not at full strength, will now get an opportunity to redeem themselves.

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

The fiberglass catamaran that had been floating around Berwick Bay in the Atchafalaya River appears to have found a secure resting place.

Morgan City High School’s Keshawn Marshall dribbles down court against Assumption during earlier season action. Morgan City, the No. 29 seed in the Class 4A playoffs, will open postseason play Friday when it travels to face No. 4 Plaquemine. The game is a rematch of an earlier season contest
that Plaquemine won 50-29. Also, with Friday’s game, the Tigers will be making their first postseason appearance since 2012. (The Daily Review/File Photo)

The catamaran that has been drifting around Berwick Bay for nearly two weeks is towed to a secure spot by a Smith Maritime vessel Wednesday. The boat was placed on a sand bar.

Thanksgiving baskets

Morgan City Rotary Club members delivered full meal Thanksgiving baskets and fruit baskets to about 50 families for the 21st year as a project of the Morgan City Rotary club Human Development Committee with Jim Firmin as director. From left are Firmin and Rotary President Carla Prejean.
Morgan City Rotary Club members delivered full meal Thanksgiving baskets and fruit baskets to about 50 families for the 21st year as a project of the Morgan City Rotary club Human Development Committee with Jim Firmin as director. From left are Firmin and Rotary President Carla Prejean.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members delivered full meal Thanksgiving baskets and fruit baskets to about 50 families for the 21st year as a project of the Morgan City Rotary club Human Development Commi

Giving thanks

Nedra and Larry Giroir joined friends and family at Morgan City Health Care Center Tuesday for the facility’s annual Thanksgiving gathering of residents and their families.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

While the Pilgrims held their first Thanksgiving celebration in 1621, several days of thanks were scheduled periodically in a practice repeated over the course of America’s history.

Fundraiser at Oceaneering

Oceaneering International held a cookoff at its Railroad Avenue yard in Morgan City to support St. Mary Outreach. Employees from different departments paired up to make the 22 teams that competed in the cook off. Oceaneering supplied the food needed to prepare the meals by giving each team an allotment at Rouses grocery store in Morgan City. Other employees purchased tickets to sample each dish that was cooked. All proceeds went to feed families for the holidays. Stacey Derouen stirs her team’s pot of chili in preparation of the competition that was held Friday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Oceaneering International held a cookoff at its Railroad Avenue yard in Morgan City to support St. Mary Outreach.

Wharf project

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned from former city councilman Luke Manfre at a recent luncheon about the Morgan City Wharf project and the major improvements that are coming in the near future, which have been delayed by floods and storms. From left are Rotary program director Cherie Laiche, Manfre and President Carla Prejean.
(Submitted Photo)

Morgan City Rotary Club members learned from former city councilman Luke Manfre at a recent luncheon about the Morgan City Wharf project and the major improvements that are coming in the near futur

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St. Mary AARP Mardi Gras King and Queen XXVII Laurie Vining Sr. and Rebecca Vining were presented during the St. Mary AARP Jan. 24 dance.

Obituaries

Natalie Verdun, a resident of Verdunville, La., died Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Dauterive Medical Center in New Iberia, La., at 6:34 AM.

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