16 hrs ago
Terri Miles announces run for the 24th Judicial District Court's Division G judgeship
Terri Miles of Marrero has announced her candidacy for the 24th Judicial District Court 's Division G seat.
20 hrs ago
Port Allen man standing trial in murder of Harvey handyman
When Carolyn Bates returned to her home in Harvey 's Woodmere subdivision on that rainy Friday afternoon more than four years ago, she immediately became suspicious when she found her front door was ajar.
21 hrs ago
JPSO search for suspect in West Bank wallet snatching
JPSO obtained a warrant for the arrest of Ralph Roberts, of New Orleans. He is accused of stealing a wallet from a woman outside of a Marrero business on Saturday .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
New Life Community holds Science Friday, new church opens in Luling
New Life Community Church, the joint ministry of Luling United Methodist and First Union Presbyterian in Luling, recently hosted its first Science Friday event at First Union.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
New principal of Harry Truman Middle School in Marrero hails from Georgia
Truman Middle School Principal Tracy Marvin Guillory recently met and greeted a large group of parents and students after leaving Georgia to take the helm at Truman in Marrero.
Estelle Elementary in Marrero is ready for the 2014-15 school year
Estelle Elementary School's Second Grade Teacher Pamela Moses displays the theme for the year in the hall during Meet and Greet.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Mon Aug 11, 2014
New Orleans-area Catholic high schools earn Advanced Placement distinction
From archive. Father Steve Bruno, from the Archdiocesan Vocations Office, gets Academy of Our Lady students singing along during Service Week.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
School supply give-aways continue this weekend on the West Bank
Ecclesia Family Church in Gretna hosted its annual Back to School Giveaway on Aug. 2, and gave away school supplies, food and other items to the public.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Marrero house to be demolished on orders of Jefferson Parish Council
The Jefferson Parish Council one-upped the parish attorney Wednesday, voting to demolish a house and accessory building at 2757 Corinne Drive in Marrero.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Orleans Parish sheriff could owe family of deceased inmate $1 million, attorney says
The family of a man who died while being held in restraints at Orleans Parish Prison should get more than $1 million in its wrongful death lawsuit against the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office , the family's attorney argued in a new court filing.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Money for $10.7 million West Jefferson animal shelter in place, pending council Parish Council approval
Since a 2008 study indicted the West Jefferson animal shelter in Marrero for its dilapidated conditions, officials have sought to Band-Aid the place, re-painting a building that was never designed to be a shelter, repairing holes in the walls and replacing crumbling tiles in the ceilings.
Harvey scholarship banquet honors six students
Westside Ministry Baptist Association scholarship winner Cierra Stewart, 17, Marrero, poses with U.S. Attorney Kenneth Polite at the Aug. 1 banquet honoring Stewart and five other teens headed to college, each with a $1,000 scholarship.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office investigating Marrero armed robbery
Twenty-five years ago, 14-year-old Jennifer Halter arrived at the gates of New Bethany Home for Girls.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Kenner magnet school to get new principal
Washington Montessori Elementary, a public magnet school in Kenner, is welcoming a new leader.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Woman shot in Marrero
A woman is in surgery in critical condition Thursday night after suffering two gunshots, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office.
JPSO: Woman answers doorbell, shot twice in Marrero
A woman was shot twice by someone who rang the doorbell of her home Thursday night, July 31, in the 5000 block of Bowdon Street in Marrero.
Can't afford school supplies? Get them free on the West Bank
If you're having a hard time coming up with the cash to buy all your children's school supplies, a number of West Bank churches are giving away pens, crayons, notebooks and other necessities at events this weekend and next.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Marrero man short on rent charged in court after fabricating robbery story
Jefferson Parish prosecutors have charged David J. Garcia, 45, of Marrero, with false swearing for purpose of violating public health or safety.