Vikings overcome CCHS rally

Central Catholic High School quarterback Blake Byrne carries the football during Thursday’s 34-27 loss to Opelousas Catholic. While Central Catholic rallied from a 19-point second-half deficit in the fourth quarter, Opelousas Catholic countered with a touchdown and held the Eagles from scoring the remainder of the contest.(The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

In a game featuring big plays, Central Catholic rallied from a 19-point deficit in approximately a quarter’s worth of time during its contest with Opelousas Catholic in Morgan City Thursday.

Morgan City Oilfield Fishing Rodeo donation

The Morgan City Oilfield Fishing Rodeo on Aug. 29 presented financial awards, generated from the fourth annual MCOFR that was held May 17. This year, the MCOFR awarded South Central Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial Campus with an $8,000 donation to be used for student scholarships. Additionally, the St. Mary Parish Chamber of Commerce presented the 2016 Chamber Choice Award of $1,000 to Young Memorial. MCOFR also awarded $1,000 to Boy Scouts of America Troop 49. The Boy Scouts have been an integral part in assisting with rodeo weigh-in efforts and assisting with the rodeo. The fifth annual rodeo will be held June 10, 2017. To get involved, join the organization’s Facebook page or contact the organization at At the MCOFR presentation to Young Memorial are, from left, JoAnne Bergeron and Leo Grizzaffi, both of MCOFR, Earl W. Meador, director of South Central Louisiana Technical College, Anthony L. Baham, dean of SCLTC’s Young Memorial Campus, and Loretta Dupre of MCOFR. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Morgan City Oilfield Fishing Rodeo)

Berwick looks for a 2-0 start against Abbeville

Berwick High School’s Denver Jenkins pursues Morgan City’s Kalen Hillen during Berwick’s 27-21 victory in week 1 action. Berwick will look to improve to 2-0 this week when it hosts Class 4A Abbeville in a 7 p.m. contest. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Greg Roussel)

Berwick High will look to improve to 2-0 this week when it hosts Abbeville High Friday at 7 p.m.
The Wildcats come to Berwick following a tough week.


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