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Easter bunny arrives in Westwego on a fire truck
The Easter bunny arrived at the Westwego Farmers and Fisheries Market on the back of a fire truck for the annual Easter egg hunt on April 19. Once he arrived, more than 300 children ran through the market to hunt for nearly 3000 eggs filled with candy.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Louisiana Tech honors high school students for aspirations in computing, IT
RUSTON - Louisiana Tech University's College of Engineering and Science and College of Business recently hosted and recognized young women from high schools throughout the state at the National Center for Women in Information Technology 2014 Louisiana Aspirations in Computing Awards celebration.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Bunny Bingo a rite of spring at Avondale church
Many residents, primarily from Avondale and Waggaman, supported the parish by playing bingo and purchasing concessions including hot dogs, nachos, and homemade desserts offered at the event.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
TPC Louisiana ready for 2014 Zurich Classic despite harsh winter conditions
The harsh winter endured in south Louisiana this year pushed back the growing season and that's not necessarily a good thing for golf courses.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Metairie man wanted for attempted murder arrested in Texas
A Metairie man accused of shooting and wounding a woman during an armed robbery in January was taken into custody in Texas.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Mississippi Business Journal
Huntington Ingalls mulling redevelopment of shipyard
AVONDALE, La. - Shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries said it will look at redeveloping its Avondale, La., shipyard with a Texas-based pipeline company.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Suspect booked with attempted murder in Avondale shooting
Troy Baptiste, 26, of Avondale, was booked with attempted second-degree murder. He is accused in an Aug. 22 shooting in Avondale that left one man wounded.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Every problem in Louisiana is officially solved: JR Ball
One can only assume the major problems of Louisiana have been solved if legislators have the time to debate if the Bible is the official book of the state.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Tue Apr 08, 2014
BEi Racing/Dunlop Development Team Takes Overall Victory At Six-Hour...
BEi RACING / DUNLOP DEVELOPMENT BACK ON TOP OF THE PODIUM AT ROUND 2 OF THE WERA / U.S. NATIONAL ENDURANCE SERIES.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Television report finds same zip code for Westwego, Bridge City causes mail mixup
Westwego and Avondale share the 70094 zip code, which has caused mail delays for a Westwego couple, WVUE Fox 8 reported.
JPSO looking for 26-year-old suspect in Avondale shooting
JPSO is looking for 26-year-old Troy Baptiste, who deputies say opened fire on Terrence Cline on Aug. 22. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a man suspected of shooting a 23-year-old Avondale man last August.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
JPSO still searching for Metairie man accused of shooting woman during robbery
Danny "Noonie" Saulny, 24, is wanted in connection with the Jan. 13 shooting of a woman during a holdup on Madeira Drive in Avonda.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
St. Mary Parish Daily Arrest Report
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 28 complaints and reports the following arrests: Jason Todd, age 41 of 324 Elsa Dr, Avondale, La was arrested on 4-26-2014 at 111 Cajun Way Lane Amelia, La on charges of Entry after being forbidden, and warrants from ... (more)