Daniel Ramirez

The man accused of crashing into a Morgan City volunteer firefighter while he was on duty at the scene of a wreck in September was arrested Wednesday night.

An 18-wheeler struck the La. 182 bridge causing the bridge to be shut down until the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development can inspect the bridge, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said shortly before 2 p.m. today. (Preston Gill/The Daily Review)

An 18-wheeler struck the La. 182 bridge causing the bridge to be shut down until the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development can inspect the bridge, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said shortly before 2 p.m.

Central Catholic’s Brittany Longman attempts a bunt during the No. 2 Lady Eagles’ Class 1A first-round contest against No. 31 Oberlin Tuesday. Central Catholic will return to action today when it hosts No. 15 St. Mary in regional round action. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

The Central Catholic Lady Eagles will be looking to continue their postseason run when they host No. 15 St. Mary today in Class 1A regional round action at 5 p.m. The Lady Eagles (25-3) advanced to the second round after recording a 12-2 run-rule victory against Oberlin in six innings Monday in bi-district action.

Daniel Ramirez

An 18-wheeler struck the La. 182 bridge causing the bridge to be shut down until the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development can inspect the bridge, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said shortly before 2 p.m. today. (Preston Gill/The Daily Review)

Central Catholic’s Brittany Longman attempts a bunt during the No. 2 Lady Eagles’ Class 1A first-round contest against No. 31 Oberlin Tuesday. Central Catholic will return to action today when it hosts No. 15 St. Mary in regional round action. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Eyes on the sky

Berwick town workers lay the foundation for an extension of the boardwalk near the Everett S. Berry Memorial Lighthouse Park this morning. Construction began Jan. 13 and is expected to be completed three weeks from today. With freezing temperatures and precipitation forecasted, there is a possibility of icing on the bridges.
(The Daily Review Photo by Courtney Darce)

Preparations are ongoing for winter weather due to visit St. Mary Parish tonight and into Friday that has the potential to bring rain and a “wintery mix” of sleet or snow.

Top ticket sellers

St. Mary Arc/Center of Hope held its annual Vocational Training Building Fund raffle from October to December. There were two top sellers who put every effort into selling these tickets.

DARE graduation at Holy Cross Elementary

DARE graduation was held at Holy Cross Elementary School as sixth-grade students completed a 10-week course that gives students the skills they need to resist peer pressure and avoid involvement with alcohol, tobacco, drugs and bullying. Holy Cross sixth grade DARE graduates and the DARE Essay Contest winners in Caridad Blum’s class: third place, Andrew Duval; second place, Taylor Blanchard; first place, Michael-Anthony Hill. Winners in Dottie Thimmesch’s class: first place, Symone Wiggins; second place, Joseph Blanchard; third place, Lexi Landry. Also present were Morgan City Mayor Frank “Boo” Grizzaffi; Morgan City Chief of Police Travis Crouch and DARE officer Janada Price.
(Submitted Photo)

DARE graduation was held at Holy Cross Elementary School as sixth-grade students completed a 10-week course that gives students the skills they need to resist peer pressure and avoid involvement wi

Morgan City Police Chief: Social media increasing access to police

A screen shot of the police department’s mobile app.
(The Daily Review Photo by Courtney Darce)

Police continue to expand their social media presence through an app, a website, Facebook, and soon Twitter in order to become more accessible to the public, Morgan City Police Chief Travis Crouch

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(AP) — The pine tar glistened on Michael Pineda’s neck, improving his grip and inviting trouble.
He got both.

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Patterson Garden Club members enjoyed a volunteer luncheon held at Patterson Healthcare Center. The annual luncheon honors all volunteers.

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