Feb 27, 2014
Man found guilty of vehicular homicide sentenced
Terrebonne Parish First Assistant District Attorney Carlos Lazarus tells The Courier Gregory Poindexter was sentenced Tuesday to 25 years in prison for the death of a 70-year-old Montegut woman, State police say Poindexter was driving a stolen vehicle on Dec. 4, 2012 north on La.
City of New Orleans announces opening of Bywater section of Crescent Park
Governor Nicholls Wharf, Esplanade Avenue Wharf, Mandeville Street Wharf, Press Street Wharf, Farbourg Marigny, Industrial Canal, Mississippi River, Ninth Ward.
KIPP New Orleans charter school employee embezzled $70,000, audit says
An employee of New Orleans' second-largest charter school network embezzled $69,840 in the 2012-13 academic year, according to an audit released Monday.
LaPlace man named national vice chairman of Southern Christian Leadership
Randal Gaines of LaPlace has been named vice chairman of the national board of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.