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2 Jefferson Parish School Board candidates withdraw from races
Connie Montgomery of Kenner withdrew from the Jefferson Parish School Board race Friday, along with Deborah Armsrtrong of River Ridge.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Pedestrian in critical condition after Kenner crash
Authorities say a 36-year-old pedestrian was seriously injured when a man hit him with a van in the 2700 block of Bainbridge Street in Kenner on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.
Kenner man mired in Caribbean assassination intrigue
Authorities in Curacao want a man who has been living in Kenner to return to the tiny Caribbean island to face charges in a murder-for-hire plot with ties to the assassination of minister of parliament.
Former Grace King High School teacher accused of possessing sexually explicit pictures of student
Former Grace King High School teacher Walter Sologaistoa, 44, of Kenner, was booked with computer-aided solicitation of a minor, carnal knowledge of a juvenile, possession of pornography involving a juvenile, indecent behavior with a juvenile and contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.
Kenner city attorney to discuss book about dad's World War II experiences with Patton
Louis Gruntz Jr. , Kenner city attorney and author of "A Tank Gunner's Story,'' will address a World War II discussion group Sept.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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Late Night: Public Schools in New Orleans 1958-1959
Letty Owings, age 89 and the author of this post, recalls moving to New Orleans and teaching in a public elementary school in 1958.
Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne urges politicians to leave tourism dollars intact
Louisiana has a great story to tell, and a growing number of travelers worldwide are recognizing that, Lt.
Mom of suspect helps police crack attempted armed robbery at Kenner motel
Jeremy Ware, left, and Bernard Torres, were booked with aggravated burglary. Kenner police say Ware burst into a Kenner motel room armed with a pellet gun in an apparent armed robbery attempt.
Full slate of newcomers target 'Guardians of the Galaxy' and its top...
The low-budget thriller "As Above/So Below" would appear to be the frontrunner among this week's slate of new releases due in theaters Friday.
Total Woman Club of St. Rose celebrates 38 years, audit preparation class set
The Total Woman Club of St. Rose recently celebrated its 38th anniversary with a bus holiday event, which included dinner at the Olive Garden in Kenner, followed by a concert featuring Linda Wright.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
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Suspect in Lockhart murder enters not guilty plea
Margaret Sanchez entered a plea of not guilty on Monday to charges of second-degree murder and obstruction of justice in connection with the 2012 murder of Jaren Lockhart.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Kenner police to crack down DWI for Labor Day weekend
Labor Day weekend may mean an extra day off, a backyard celebration, barbecue, and family gatherings.
Louisiana tourism summit to be at Pontchartrain Center in Kenner
The Jefferson Convention and Visitor's Bureau, in partnership with the Louisiana Travel Promotion Association, will host the 2014 Lt.
Gospel concert thrills crowd at Kenner church
Jo Cool Davis is all smiles after an exhilarating performance with the Zion Harmonizers at a recent concert at First Love Missionary Baptist Church in Kenner.
Metairie woman pleads not guilty in French Quarter dancer Jaren...
A Metairie woman who is charged in the death and dismemberment of French Quarter exotic dancer Jaren Lockhart pleaded not guilty Monday, during her second courtroom appearance since she was indicted two weeks ago by a Jefferson Parish grand jury.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Jefferson Parish DA Paul Connick, slew of judges automatically re-elected
Jefferson Parish District Attorney Paul Connick Jr., was automatically re-elected to a fourth term Friday, when no opponents signed up to challenge him.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Kenner man accused of raping 6-year-old girl, police say
Johnny Zuniga-Pacheco, 28, of Kenner, is accused of raping a 6-year-old girl at a Kenner apartment.
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Head-on collision leaves woman dead near Lafourche Crossing
A Thibodaux woman was killed this afternoon when a teenage driver struck her car head-on near Lafourche Crossing, State Police said.
Kenner Police: Suspect unsure if he raped girl because he was on crack
Horace Foster, of Metairie, was arrested and booked with aggravated rape, sexual battery and indecent behavior with a juvenile.