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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Jefferson Parish arrest reports, April 11-13
Don Fuselier, 44, Hattiesburg, Miss., was arrested in the 3700 block of Barbara Court in Metairie and booked with possession of hydrocodone.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
'Blended learning' to be tried at two Jefferson Parish public schools
The Jefferson Community School computer lab was photographed in October 2007. October 30 2007 Using $1.2 milllion from a state grant , Jefferson Parish is moving to implement "blended learning" at two public schools on the West Bank, Mildred S. Harris Elementary in Bridge City and Harry Truman Middle in Marrero.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Mother admits to cooking meth in Old Jefferson apartment, cops say
Jennifer Bascle, 39, of Old Jefferson, was arrested and booked with creation of a clandestine lab.
Jefferson high schools will receive a "facelift" after board finds excess money in budget
Project manager Charlie Ochello points out rusted canopies in need of repairs at John Ehret High School in Marrero on March 27, 2014.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Strong thunderstorms moving across New Orleans area early Saturday
A line of strong thunderstorms is moving across the New Orleans area early Saturday, prompting a variety of statements and warnings from the Slidell office of the National Weather Service.
Honorary consul to Finland special guest at Metairie library
Finland, a country in northern Europe famous for its scenic beauty, took center stage at the Eastbank Regional Library in Metairie March 25 when Philip Claverie, a New Orleans business transaction lawyer and the honorary consul to Finland, spoke at the monthly speaker series of the World Affairs Council of New Orleans.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Senior expo at Pontchartrain Center filled with food, music, fun
The Pontchartrain Center in Kenner was filled with inquisitive seniors recently at the 13th annual Jefferson Parish Senior Citizen Exposition.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Humane Society of Louisiana gets $20,000 donation in Jefferson
Jeff Dorson, left, director of the Humane Society of Louisiana accepts a check from Dot's Diner founder and CEO Larry Katz at a special event held at Dot's Diner No.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Additional charges for teens accused in East Jefferson burglary investigations
Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office investigators rebooked Kristian Rome, left, and Haley Dardar with several counts of theft, possession of stolen property and burglary.
Jefferson Parish School Board to meet Wednesday to discuss new maintenance plan
With an unexpected $3.4 million to spend, due to vacancies in administrative jobs, the Jefferson Parish School Board plans to vote Wednesday on an emergency school maintenance plan .