Morgan City High School suffered its first loss of the season Tuesday, 53-52 in overtime, to South Lafourche at Morgan City’s Tiger Classic. Above, Morgan City High School’s Makye Richard dribbles during Tuesday’s contest. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Morgan City High School Tigers fell 53-52 to South Lafourche in overtime at Morgan City’s Tiger Classic Tuesday. While Morgan City led after the first three quarters, South Lafourche tied the game late via the free throw line to force overtime.

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.

Joan Simon, a commissioner at the St. Mary Parish Registrar of Voters Office in Morgan City, assists Pat Stansbury and Kim Stansbury with signing in to cast their vote today. Early voting continues through Saturday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

Early voting totals in St. Mary Parish neared 1,800 ballots cast through the third day of voting Tuesday, Registrar of Voters Jolene Holcombe said in a news release. A total of 1,774 people in St. Mary Parish cast votes by the end of early voting Tuesday, Holcombe said. Early voting began Saturday.

Morgan City High School suffered its first loss of the season Tuesday, 53-52 in overtime, to South Lafourche at Morgan City’s Tiger Classic. Above, Morgan City High School’s Makye Richard dribbles during Tuesday’s contest. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

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)

Joan Simon, a commissioner at the St. Mary Parish Registrar of Voters Office in Morgan City, assists Pat Stansbury and Kim Stansbury with signing in to cast their vote today. Early voting continues through Saturday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

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Air show

The WARPS RC Club held an air show at the Berwick landfill on Saturday. The air show allows club members from around the state to come and fly their radio-controlled aircraft at the Berwick landfill. They hold three air shows a year and local members meet every weekend. The club has been a nonprofit corporation since 1976 and has 25 to 30 members. Above, Mitchell Cherry, of Houma, was flying his plane at the Berwick landfill on Saturday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Crystal Thielepape)

The WARPS RC Club held an air show at the Berwick landfill on Saturday.

Police: Body cameras to protect officers, public

From left, Morgan City Police Officer Terry Holcombe, Officer Matthew Strickland and Assistant Chief Mark Griffin Jr. watch as Police Chief Michael Banks tests one of the department’s new body cameras Friday.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Police will soon have the ability to record every interaction an officer has with the public while on patrol, which is aimed at protecting both officers and citizens, Police Chief Michael Banks sai

Tornado watch

The National Weather Service has announced a tornado watch is in effect until 10 p.m. Sunday for St. Mary, Iberia, Lafourche, Terrebonne, St. Martin and Assumption Parishes.

Top school employees

The St. Mary Parish School Board recognized its top employees of the month during a meeting Thursday in Centerville. Employees honored include, from left, Barbara “Bobby” Thibodeaux, a Title I paraprofessional at J.B. Maitland Elementary School, and Jennifer Loupe, a chemistry teacher at Berwick High School. Also honored was Jody Pillsbury, family and consumer science teacher at Centerville High School.
(The Daily Review Photo by Harlan Kirgan)

The St. Mary Parish School Board recognized its top employees of the month during a meeting Thursday in Centerville.

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Chattanooga’s Jim Foster — a Hall of Fame coach and wine aficionado — watched his team deliver a vintage performance on the eve of Thanksgiving.

Obituaries

Mrs. Rose Narcisse Gabriel, 76, a resident and native of Sorrell, died Saturday, November 22, 2014, at 5:35 a.m., at her residence following a short illness.

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