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Gov. Bobby Jindal coming to West Bank for annual business luncheon
Gov. Bobby Jindal will address area business representatives and leaders at the 27th annual West Bank Governor's Luncheon on March 28 at 11:30 a.m. The event will be held at The Four Columns in Harvey, 3711 West Bank Expressway.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Gunmen try to rob Old Jefferson man seeking to buy car, authorities say
Oji Adams, left, and Frank Bailey, were arrested in connection with a trying to rob an Old Jefferson man attempting to buy a car.
Marrero teenager who shot 2-year-old in the face sentenced to 60 years in prison
Carl Baham, 19, was sentenced Thursday to 60 years in prison, for shooting at a presumed rival in a Harvey neighborhood last year but striking that man's 2-year-old son in the face instead.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Judge Lionel Collins Montessori in Marrero celebrates Black History Month
Kindergarten and pre-kindergarten students at Judge Lionel Collins Montessori in Marrero sing "I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing" as they celebrated "African American Musical Heritage: Connecting the Past With the Present.'
Blaine Kern and wife Holly bring Mardi Gras magic to Estelle Elementary in Marrero
Help Free an Angel Director Johana Maison, Blaine Kern, Board Member Holly Kern, Principal Alisha Gilbert and student D.J. Batiste celebrate "One Band, One Sound, One School, One Score" parade slogan at Estelle Elementary School in Marrero.
A year without tolls: CCC congestion eases in morning, remains bad in afternoon
After an arduous day at Harriet Tubman Charter School in Algiers, some students and staff face yet another challenge: gridlock along the Crescent City Connection corridor.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Body found in Barataria Waterway identified as 48-year-old Marrero woman
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office has identified the woman found in the Barataria Waterway as Tracy Eskine, 48, of Marrero.
Woman found dead in Marrero waterway Saturday morning
Jefferson Parish emergency personnel were called to a Marrero waterway Saturday morning , where a woman was found dead.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Gretna Jubilee to be March 22, featuring The Wise Guys
It's Gretna Jubilee time again! The eighth annual event will be celebrated on March 22 from 7 until 10 p.m., benefiting Gretna No.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Ex-finance chief for Jefferson Health Care Centers pleads not guilty to fraud charges
The former head of Jefferson Community Health Care Centers, accused of embezzling thousands of dollars from the clinic's account, pleaded not guilty before a magistrate judge Thursday afternoon.
Marrero teenager convicted of shooting 2-year-old boy in his face
Carl Baham, 19, of Marrero, was convicted of attempted second-degree murder and two counts of illegal use of a firearm.
Marrero man accused videotaping himself raping girl is indicted
Dana Gaston was indicted Thursday with aggravated rape, producing child pornography, obstruction of justice and video voyeurism.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Coffee &'s coconut-chocolate king cake: 58 Days of King Cake
A Zulu King Cake from Coffee & on Manhattan Boulevard on the West Bank. For years, I heard about a legendary chocolate and coconut "Zulu" king cake somewhere on the west bank.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
JPSO releases video of person of interest in murder of Sgt. Joseph Anderson
Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office detectives on Tuesday releases video surveillance footage of an unidentified person of interest who accompanied murder suspect Darwin Bethune to a New Orleans nightclub hours after Sgt.
Immaculate Conception School in Marrero announces honor roll
Immaculate Conception School in Marrero has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the 2013-14 school year.
Marrero Academy of the Arts students learn about giving
Students at Marrero Academy of the Arts students raise money for the Jefferson Parish Dollars for Scholars program.
Marrero teen is divisional Young Marine of the Year
Col. William Davis, Lynn Aikman, Young Marine Sgt. Maj. Joshua Aikman, Kenneth Aikman and Sgt.
Jefferson Parish arrest reports, Feb. 21-23
Paul Rodrigue, 39, 218 Eighth St., Bridge City, was arrested at Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna and booked with theft $1,500 or more and monetary instrument abuse.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Kenner City Council candidates face off in Alliance for Good Government forum
From left, Kenner City Council at Large candidates Keith Conley and Kent Denapolis field questions from moderator Robert Marrero of the Jefferson Parish chapter of the Alliance for Good Government.
Suspect booked with attempted murder in Bridge City double shooting
Daylan Bradstreet, 22, of Bridge City, was booked with two counts of attempted murder in connection with a Jan. 20 double shooting in Bridge City that left a man and woman injured.