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Hurricane Katrina's ninth anniversary commemorated at Day of...
The St. Bernard Parish School Board hosted a parishwide Day of Reflection breakfast on August 29 in remembrance of the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Kids song about alligator clue to Houma languageKids song about...
Kids song about alligator clue to Houma language Alligator song could help resurrect Houma language, which hasn't been spoken in a century.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
9 Years after Katrina, St. Bernard stylist has story of survival, triumph
ST. BERNARD PARISH, La. -- The massive Michoud complex is like a small city, but there's only one hairdresser.
Another Gretna man arrested in Walgreens robbery in Chalmette
A Gretna man, accused of dropping off the men charged with armed robbery of the Walgreens in Chalmette earlier this week, is the fourth and likely final person to face armed robbery and aggravated kidnapping charges in the incident.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Hurricane Katrina +9: Smaller St. Bernard Parish grappling with costs of coming back
Hurricane Katrina forced St. Bernard Parish residents Mike Pritchard and his wife, Stephanie, into a 7-year exile in Carriere, Miss.
Barry Lemoine will be honored as St. Bernard's Man of the Year during gala in Chalmette
Barry Lemoine, a Chalmette High educator and one of the "Men of PENN TV," has been named by the St. Bernard Business and Professional Women's Club as its Man of the Year.
St. Bernard Sheriff's Office and NOPD help with shooter training at Jackson Barracks
If an active shooter situation took place on the National Guard base at Jackson Barracks, the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office and the New Orleans Police Department would both be responding as the nearest police agencies.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
DHH: Killer amoeba found in St. John the Baptist ParishDHH: Killer...
DHH: Killer amoeba found in St. John the Baptist Parish Testing has confirmed a killer amoeba in the St. John the Baptist Parish water system.
Rod Knockers host Cruzin' da Parish, and Sippin' in the...
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Hurricane Katrina's 9th anniversary will be remembered with plays, rallies and more
The ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina is Friday , and a handful of groups in the New Orleans area are planning theatrical events, rallies, benefits, days of service, and celebrations of recovery to mark the occasion.
St. Bernard Sheriff's Reserve Division receives $2,000 for KC Rummel Council
The Knights of Columbus Archbishop Rummel Council 5747 in Chalmette has given a $2,000 donation to the St. Bernard Sheriff's Office Reserve Division as part of more than $50,000 it gave to St. Bernard groups churches, schools and individuals.
WWL-TV New Orleans
La. National Guard conducts anti-terrorism exercises at Jackson Barracks
As part of the La. National Guard's anti-terrorism plan, multiple agencies will participate in the exercise including Jackson Barracks Force Protection, New Orleans Police Department and the St. Bernard Sheriff's Office.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Suspected cooking oil bandits hit same Chalmette restaurant twice; get arrested
St. Bernard police arrested two men Thursday accused of stealing 150 gallons of used cooking oil from a Chalmette restaurant early Thursday morning when they returned to the crime scene.
Song about alligator helping women reconstruct dead language
In a dead language on a tape 40 years old, Elvira Billiot sings a children's song about an alligator.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
St. Bernard District Attorney Jack Rowley's reign to end after more than three decades
For the first time in more than three decades, St. Bernard Parish will elect a new district attorney this fall as incumbent Jack Rowley did not sign up for the Nov. 4 race.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
East bank levee authority remains concerned about safety of Lake Borgne floodwall
Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East President Stephen Estopinal explains the concerns raised by the authority with the Army Corps of Engineers about the safety of sheet piling used beneath a new St. Bernard flood wall that was not treated with a rust-prevention coasting, and similar concerns about storm surge modeling used to design ... (more)
Former St. Bernard judge first to qualify in district attorney race
Former St. Bernard Parish Judge Perry Nicosia on Thursday morning was the first candidate to qualify for the parish district attorney race.
Ryan Fink of Chalmette brings the movie business to St. Bernard
The film and television industry is booming in Southeast Louisiana, and especially in St. Bernard Parish .
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Chalmette Toastmasters Club forms for St. Bernard residents
When Tina Guillot decided she wanted to improve her speaking and communication skills three years ago, she turned to Toastmasters Club to assist her.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
St. Bernard council introduces charter amendment, creates new code enforcement officer
St. Bernard Parish Council logo as seen on St. Bernard Parish Council Chambers' door off W. Judge Perez Dr. in Chalmette.