37 min ago
Yo-yo, juggling act scheduled at libraries
A yo-yo and juggling performer will be in St. Mary Parish this week as part of the parish library system's summer family entertainment program.
4 hrs ago
Police Reports 6-17-13
Franklin Police Chief Sabria McGuire reported the following arrests this morning: Destiny Charonnel Darby, 17, of Easy Street, Franklin, was arrested Saturday at 2:23 a.m. on a charge of underage possession of tobacco.
8 hrs ago
Jones: I-49 South plan needs tweaking
Parish officials were briefed on a study and tentative proposals regarding the I-49 South extension made by the Department of Transportation and Development Thursday evening at the Patterson Area Civic Center.
12 hrs ago
St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office Daily Arrest Report
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 72 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 149 complaints and reports the following arrests: Toby James Adams, 35, 903 Anderson Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on June 14, 2013 at 3:45 pm on a warrant for violation of a protective order.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
St. Mary Parish school lunch prices to increase by a dime
Lunch prices will increase by 10 cents for St. Mary Parish students who pay full price.
Two men arrested: One accused of hammer attack
Two men were arrested at Solar Apartments in Morgan City after one of the men alleged that the other man attempted to strike him with a hammer, according to Morgan City Police Chief Travis Crouch.
Police Reports 6-14-13
St. Mary Parish Mark Hebert reported the following arrests this morning: Leon Saucier, 51, of 113 Point Lane, Cypremort Point, was arrested Thursday at 8:51 a.m. on a warrant charging him with theft.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
St. Mary Central holds T-Ball closing ceremonies
St. Mary Central held closing ceremonies for its T-ball league Monday at the Berwick Civic Complex.
Shelton Lee Hewitt
April 23, 1930 - June 12, 2013 Shelton Lee Hewitt, 83, a native of Hornbeck and a resident of Bayou Vista for 49 years, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Ochsner Medical Center in Kenner.
Bruce H. Augustine Jr.
Bruce H. Augustine, Jr., 51, a native of Morgan City and a resident of Patterson, died Friday, June 7, 2013 at 3:54 p.m., at Terrebonne General Medical Center in Houma.
Acadiana Arrest Reports
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 38 complaints and reports the following arrests: Cherie LaShelle Tapia, 35, 303 Carol Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on June 12, 2013 at 10:50 am on a warrant for failure to comply with the terms and conditions of ... (more)
Teens arrested after residence entered in Patterson area
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests: -Shundren Johnson, 17, of Cherry Street in Patterson, was arrested at 8:03 p.m. Tuesday for criminal trespass and unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Flooding came as a surprise in Bayou Vista
The bad news for Bayou Vista residents is that a rain deluge such as reportedly occurred Sunday will inevitably lead to flooded streets and possibly houses, according to drainage district officials.
Bayou Vista murder suspect faces sex charges
A 21-year-old Bayou Vista man, who was charged with first-degree murder in April, was arrested Tuesday after a St. Mary Parish Sheriff's detective learned that the man twice had sex with a 16-year-old girl, according to Sheriff Mark Hebert.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Two arrested on separate charges after stop sign violation in Bayou Vista
A 28-year-old Bayou Vista man and 28-year-old Patterson woman were arrested when a vehicle failed to stop at a stop sign in Bayou Vista, and St. Mary Parish sheriff's narcotics detectives discovered oxycodone pills belonging to the man, and found out the woman was wanted on a theft warrant, according to Sheriff Mark Hebert.
Daphne Chatman Thomas at the Franklin branch library
A summer line-up of professional entertainment provided at all branch locations of the St. Mary Parish Library system began this week with an engaging and energetic performance by Daphne Chatman Thomas.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Sunday shower floods streets
With 5.5 inches of rain in a few hours early Sunday morning, several homes across the Tri-City area flooded.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Acadiana Arrest Reports
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 53 complaints and reports the following arrests: Orion P. McCranie, 33, 460 Wilson Street, Berwick, LA was arrested on June 6, 2013 at 10:54 am on a warrant for three counts of issuing worthless checks.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Cake auction benefits American Heart Association
MORGAN CITY, La.- Community partners are teaming up to host the 11th annual "That Just Takes the Cake" social to benefit the American Heart Association Friday at The Petroleum Club of Morgan City, 500 Roderick St. The cocktail event, beginning at 6 p.m., will feature photos of guests, a silent auction, steak dinner, live cake auction and ends with ... (more)
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Man arrested on turn signal violation
St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrest: -Blair Nash, 29, of Neptune Street in Bayou Vista, was arrested at 7:03 p.m. Tuesday for driving under suspension, failure to properly signal a turn and on a warrant for failure to appear for driving under suspension.