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Woman tracks lost cell phone to Kenner home, punches finder and steals $20, police say
Kenner Police arrested a woman accused of tracking down her lost cell phone, barging into the home of the person who found the device and punching them before stealing $20 for "gas money."
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In Kenner, Mardi Gras declared a legal holiday - only 230 years later
King of Argus Elton Lagasse and the rest of carnival royalty meet their public as they parade in Kenner's Rivertown to kick off Lundi Gras celebration, on Monday March 3, 2014.
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Jefferson Parish arrest reports, July 7-9
Ryan James Ashley, 26, 605 Bath St., Metairie, was arrested in the 300 block of Orion Street in Metairie and booked with DWI-second arrest.
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Milton Richard Barnhill Funeral services for Richard "Dick" Barnhill, 83, of Hammond, La., are at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 12, at First Baptist Church in Charleston.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Jury convicts Kenner man in Fat City kidnapping and rape of 7-year-old girl
Steven Carter, 30, of Kenner, has been convicted as charged of aggravated kidnapping and aggravated rape of a 7-year-old girl.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Should electronic signs be allowed along Kenner streets?
What type of signs should be allowed in Kenner? City Council votes on July 10 on whether to invoke a moratorium on electronic signs, until new regulations are in place to address the signage.
Almanac for Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Elias Howe, inventor of the sewing machine, in 1819; historian Samuel Eliot Morison in 1887; English romance novelist Barbara Cartland in 1901; actor/singer Ed Ames in 1927 ; English artist David Hockney in 1937 ; actors Brian Dennehy in 1938 and Richard Roundtree in 1942 ; writer ... (more)
In Fat City kidnapping trial, 8-year-old girl describes her abduction
Steven Carter, 30, of Kenner, faces spending the rest of his life if convicted as charged with aggravated kidnapping and aggravated rape, involving a 7-year-old girl who was abducted from her Fat City apartment on June 5, 2013.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Kenner man sentenced to 80 years in prison for sexually abusing young girls
Jamaal Johnson, 32, of Kenner, was sentenced to 80 years in prison Tuesday , after pleading guilty to two counts of sexual battery.
Property insurance association reaffirms Kenner Fire Department rating
In Feb. 2012, Kenner Fire Chief John Hellmers, center, looks at one of the two new fire trucks that he and his department had recently acquired acquired.
Kenner code inspection sweep finds 13 violations on West Louisiana State Drive
In a June 17 inspection, Kenner code enforcement employees uncovered 13 violations on two blocks of West Louisiana State Drive.
Kenner woman who shot estranged husband was hysterical, apologetic as police arrived, authorities say
Sgt. Brian McGregor of the Kenner Police Department describes the heated, early morning encounter between an estranged Kenner couple that left Lyndell Desilva, 38, dead by his wife's hand.
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Kenner Police investigating fatal shooting
Kenner Police detectives are questioning the man's wife and the couple's four children, ranging from ages 4 to 14, who were in the home when the shooting occurred, but so far no charges have been filed, McGregor said.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Fat City kidnapping suspect stands trial this week at Jefferson Parish Courthouse
Steven Carter, 30, of Kenner, is standing trial this week on charges of aggravated kidnapping and aggravated rape involving a 7-year-old Metairie girl.
Kenner charter expansion hinges on 'at risk' roll
A science-focused charter school in Kenner must show Jefferson Parish school officials it will be able to increase enrollment of minority and "at-risk" students before it can add a high school to its program.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
In service to our fellow Americans
Unfortunately, Islam is a misunderstood religion. As a practicing Muslim living in America, I feel it is my responsibility to clear these misconceptions.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
New Orleans gets an early start on Fourth of July celebrations: Photos
New Orleans-area residents started celebrating the Fourth of July early on Thursday , with fireworks in New Orleans City Park, Metairie, Kenner, Covington, and St. Charles and St. John the Baptist parishes.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Wed Jul 02, 2014