Sunday Aug 17
Strong thunderstorms moving through River Parishes towards New Orleans
A cluster of strong thunderstorms moving east is affecting St. John the Baptist, upper Lafourche and St. Charles parishes, according to a special weather statement issued by the Slidell office of the National Weather Service.
St. Charles Parish crime report, Aug. 4-5
Michael A. Singleton, 41, 2820 Saint Andrews St., New Orleans, was arrested 8/2/14 and booked with DWI and reckless operation.
Students from the River Parishes named to honors lists at Northwestern State
Several students from the River Parishes were named to honors lists for the spring semester at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches.
Metairie's Krewe of Zeus wants to roll night parade in Destrehan's Ormond subdivision
The Krewe of Zeus , Metairie's oldest Mardi Gras season parading group but one that has lately run afoul of regulators, wants to roll its night parade on Ormond Boulevard and River Road in Destrehan next year.
Old Bayou Des Allemands Bridge to close Friday for 60 days
The old Bayou Des Allemands drawbridge will close to vehicular traffic for 60 days beginning Friday at 7 a.m. The old Bayou Des Allemands drawbridge will close to vehicular traffic for 60 days beginning Friday at 7 a.m., the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development said.