Morgan City police designate ‘Safe Exchange Zone’

Morgan City Police Detective Sgt. Ricky Hartley and Chief James Blair, right, stand next to a “Safe Exchange Location” sign last week when Morgan City police officially designated the police department on Myrtle Street as a safe site to make internet purchase exchanges or child custody exchanges. (Submitted photo)

Anyone looking for a safe place to pick up or deliver items from online transactions or to make child custody exchanges now has a site officially designated for those purposes in Morgan City.

B.I. Moody inducted into Hall of Fame

Flanked by sons Kevin, left, and Stephen, Crowley businessman Braxton “B.I.” Moody III is inducted into the Louisiana Political Museum’s Political Hall of Fame during ceremonies Saturday night in Lafayette.

Politicians and politicos from across the state were in Lafayette Saturday to honor the 2016 class of the Louisiana Political Museum’s Political Hall of Fame.

Chamber honors

The St. Mary Chamber of Commerce recognized State Farm agent John Cart of Bayou Vista on March 10 for 35 years in business. Cart, right, accepts a plaque from Chamber Chairman Bob Harrison..

Crawfish Everywhere; Weather, water will make catch plentiful

D&B Seafood owner Sidney "Peanut" Michel, right, and Brennan Flick prepare crawfish for boiling Wednesday in Morgan City. (The Daily Review/Crystal Thielepape)

The crawfish catch is starting to pick up in the Atchafalaya Basin, and the season looks promising thanks to weather conducive to crawfish growth, a local seafood store owner says.


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