Top photo, Ferris Romaire, 92, and Margaret Smith Romaire, 91, of Morgan City, have been married more than 72 years. Bottom photo, Paul L. Wilson Sr., 93, and Yvonne Williams Wilson, 91, of Siracusa Subdivision near Morgan City, married over 71 years ago. Both couples were recently recognized as being among Louisiana’s longest married couples. (The Daily Review/Zachary Fitzgerald)
Two Morgan City-area couples have been recognized among Louisiana’s longest married couples for Valentine’s Day.
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The Berwick Town Council recognized the Student of the Year and the Teacher of the Year for Berwick High at Tuesday's meeting. Top photo: Natalie Bourgeois receives a Student of the Year certificate from Mayor Duval Arthur, left, and council member Lud Henry. Bourgeois was described as a straight A student and talented singer who plans to study engineering at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Bottom photo: Robbie Robertson receives his Teacher of the Year certificate from Arthur and Henry. Robertson was praised for his work with special needs students.
BERWICK — The town council focused on roads at Tuesday’s regular meeting. Residents got some good news and some bad news, and will continue to wait for what could be the best news of all.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana is having a severe flu season, with New Orleans and three nearby parishes getting the worst of it so far.