Annual Marcus Jones 100 Black Men 5K is Sept. 3

Runners and walkers begin the Marcus Jones 100 Blake Men 5K Run/Walk during the 2015 Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival in downtown Morgan City. The annual event will be held again in downtown Morgan City Sept. 3, beginning at 8 a.m. Event proceeds are used to award scholarships to seniors at St. Mary Parish high schools. (The Daily Review/File Photo by Geoff Stoute)

The 100 Black Men of St. Mary Parish are busy teasing and enticing runners and walkers who sign up early this year for its annual fun run and walk, scheduled Sept. 3.

Dodson is sixth at World Horseshoe Tournament in Montgomery, Alabama

Al Dodson of Morgan City, a member of the Bayou Horseshoe Pitchers Association, placed sixth in the Elders D-1 class at the World Horseshoe Tournament in Montgomery, Alabama, recently. Dodson entered the tournament with a 45.09 ringer percentage and concluded the tournament with a 45.33 ringer percentage and a 9-6 record. Above, from left, are Elders D-1 class winners, Dodson (sixth), Barry Goree of Alabama (fourth), Jimmy Scott of Florida (second), Fred Shepard of Colorado (world champion), Tom Kirk of Ohio (third) and Wayne Holstein of Minnesota (sixth). (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Bayou Horseshoe Pitchers Association)

Patterson's Williams earns honor

Patterson 10U softball All-Star Amaya Williams was named to the Babe Ruth All-World Series team following the conclusion of the World Series in Jensen Beach, Florida, Wednesday. Williams made the team as a first baseman based upon her tournament stats. As a team, Patterson finished third. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Kimberly DeHart)


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