Dr. Steven McPherson has been granted a 30-day extension through April on his contract with Franklin Foundation Hospital but Dr. Donna Tesi will be in a 90-day transition period beginning Wednesday.
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 Thelma Phillips, above with family, and Shirley Boykins, below with family. The theme of the evening was “Dream with a Vision, Live with a Purpose.”
A locked gate may be placed toward the end of Cotten Road to prevent trash dumping and other illegal activities that may be taking place in a wooded area between the roadway and the Intracoastal Canal.

Patterson Healthcare socks

M C Bank recently donated “Cozy Toes Socks” to the residents of Patterson Healthcare. From left, are Maria Bolano, Jessica Dupre, Frances Dupre and Mary Eues, bank employees; Latefa Fletcher, Jessica Trahan, Alexis McIntyre, Rachel Buttgen, Robert Rhea and Margaret Paul, Patterson Healthcare employees; and Joyce Harrelson, Darlene Fromenthal, Tessie DuBois, Karen Fink and Terri DiMatteo, bank employees.
(Submitted Photo)

M C Bank recently donated “Cozy Toes Socks” to the residents of Patterson Healthcare.
(Submitted Photo)

Patterson senior racking up art awards

Patterson High School senior Robert David poses with some of the artwork he’s completed so far this school year. Among those are the winners of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association Prep Classic Poster Contest and the Louisiana Education Loan Authority Holiday Art Scholarship Contest.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

It may be his first year in the parish’s Talented Art Program, but Patterson High School senior Robert David is setting the student art world on fire.



The Morgan City High School girls bowling team will begin Bi Regional play Monday at Holiday Lanes in Bossier City. Morgan City is 12-1 this season. The team consists of, front row from left, Rylee Sartwell, Meghan Amador, Ali Tregle and Caroline Owens. On the back row, from left, are Alyssa Rich, Hannah Pipes, Laura Nolazco and Cayce Keton. Not pictured is Marissa Davis. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Morgan City High School girls’ bowling team and the Berwick High School boys’ bowling team both will continue their postseasons Monday as they compete in the Bi Regional round of the state bowl


St. Mary Parish President Paul Naquin presented keys to the parish during the St. Mary AARP March meeting. Sidney Boudreaux was honored for his 100th birthday, and St. Mary AARP Mardi Gras King and Queen Laurie Vining and Rebecca Vining were recognized. From left are Genevive and Sidney Boudreaux, St. Mary Parish Councilman Sterling Fryou, Rebecca Vining and Naquin. Laurie Vining was unable to attend.
--Mark Leonard Photos

St. Mary AARP held its monthly meeting March 2 at the St. Mary Senior Citizens Center in Morgan City, home of St. Mary AARP.

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