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  1. Bridge City names its 2017 Miss Creole Gumbo in time for upcoming festRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | NOLA.com

    When Brandy Lynn Dugas was 2, her grandmother Joann Mahler walked her onto stage during her first Bridge City Gumbo Festival child's pageant. From that moment on, her dream was to be Miss Creole Gumbo .

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  2. National Gumbo Day? Can you even get good gumbo outside the South?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | NOLA.com

    ... oysters are harvested off many coasts; and they fresh-shipped around the country. In the mood for gumbo? Head to Bridge City this weekend. They will be making 2,000 gallons over the three-day fest.

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  3. Bridge City Gumbo Fest: Enter cook-off to win bragging rights in 'Gumbo Capital'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | NOLA.com

    On Saturday afternoon , gumbo makers from around South Louisiana will head to Bridge City with a gallon of their best chicken or seafood gumbo, and dreams of being named best-in-show in "The Gumbo Capital of the World." The Bridge City Gumbo Festival runs Friday through Sunday at Holy Guardian Angels Church's Gumbo Festival Park on Angel Square.

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  4. 10 festivals around New Orleans for this weekend, Oct. 13-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | NOLA.com

    ... and crafts for sale, a taiko drums performance, Japanese dance and tea ceremonies, and plenty of food and drink. Bridge City's "world famous" gumbo is cooked daily at the festival grounds, and more than 2,000 gallons of both seafood and ...

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  5. Localized flooding possible with heavy rain in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | NOLA.com

    The National Weather service has issued an alert for strong thunderstorms and torrential rainfall in New Orleans, Metairie, Jefferson, Gretna, Westwego, Bridge City, Arabi, Elmwood and Lakefront Airport, and localized flooding is possible. The storm is moving west at about 10 mph, the 7:40 p.m. report said.

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  6. Causeway officer lauded for chasing down runaway car on Huey P. Long BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... The driver, Quianne Beverly of the West Bank, was breathing, but unresponsive the entire time, Jacob said. The Bridge City Fire Department responded within minutes and took Beverly to Ochsner Medical Center in Jefferson. Because of the heavy traffic ...

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  7. Causeway sergeant honored with Life Saving AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... a car crashed against the retainer wall of the Huey P. Long Bridge in the left construction lane-closure area in Bridge City. As Sgt. Jacob rushed to the driver, the car kept moving about 5 miles per hour toward rush hour commuters. A nearby ...

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  8. Arrested man again accused of groping woman in West Bank store: JPSORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Darnell Harris, of Bridge City, was arrested and booked with sexual battery after authorities say he inappropriately touched a woman he didn't know at a Harvey grocery store. Darnell Harris, of Bridge City, was arrested and booked with sexual battery after authorities say he inappropriately touched a woman he didn't know at a Harvey grocery store.

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  9. Harvey man accused in armed robbery of Bridge City store: JPSORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | NOLA.com

    A Harvey man is accused of threatening to shoot a Bridge City convenience store worker while demanding money from the register during a robbery early Wednesday , according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office. Willis Thomas, 25, was arrested hours after the robbery and booked into the Jefferson Parish jail with one count of first-degree robbery, Sheriff Newell Normand said in a news release Wednesday night.

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  10. Jefferson Parish honors retired volunteers with banquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... of 19 volunteer stations and identified their particular service to the community. Volunteer Stations include: Bridge City Community Center, Bridge City Senior Center, City of Harahan, General Government Building, Gretna Community Center, Gretna ...

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  11. Westwego motorcyclist dies a week after Marrero crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... hit a 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe that was making a left turn onto Avenue L. The other driver, a 69-year-old Bridge City woman, told officers that she did not see the motorcycle as she was making the left turn, the Sheriff's Office said. Gisclair's ...

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  12. Prison schools are among the state's worst. New rules aim to improve themRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Residents work on an assignment during a social studies class at the Bridge City Center for Youth in Bridge City in 2012. Young people convicted of crimes have the right to a public education but often make little progress, which can hinder them going forward.

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  13. $1 million lottery prize won by Bridge City manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | NOLA.com

    The most recent Louisiana winner of Mega Millions is 71-year-old Samuel Smith of Bridge City. Smith, a U.S. Army retiree, pocketed $699,154.50 after state and federal taxes were withheld.

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  14. Former Bridge City Youth Center employee sues after sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | NOLA.com

    A former Bridge City Center for Youth employee has filed suit against the state Office of Juvenile Justice and the detention center's director after she was attacked and sexually assaulted last year. A former Bridge City Center for Youth employee who was sexually assaulted and injured by inmates at the West Bank juvenile detention facility has filed a lawsuit accusing administrators of creating an unsafe environment.

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  15. Men shot each other during Bridge City drug deal gone bad: JPSORead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Two men found wounded by gunfire in Bridge City Monday afternoon shot each other after arguing during a drug deal, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office . Detectives suspect Rufus Barnes, 34, and Trevan Seals, 26, both of Bridge City, shot each other with the same gun during a struggle for the weapon, according to Col.

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  16. FOX 8 Exclusive: Guards describe 'daily' violence at Bridge City Center for YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The security guard, who works at the Bridge City Center for Youth, said she was sexually assaulted on the job last week. "The youths started playing this game where they would push them into to me, in hopes of touching me.

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  17. 5 booked with escape, battery of Bridge City Youth Center employeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Terry Smith, left, Quindon Thomas, Steven Taylor and Trevon Gibson are accused of escaping their dorm at Bridge City Center for Youth and battering an employee at the juvenile detention center. Five offenders incarcerated at Bridge City Center for Youth were arrested and booked as adults with escaping the facility and battery of an employee, according to arrest records.

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  18. 2 men 'critical' after Bridge City shooting: JPSORead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Two men are in critical condition after being shot Monday afternoon in Bridge City, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said. The two men were found about 12:30 p.m. on Wiegand Drive near Bolo Court .

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  19. These 15 NOLA area grads just finished basic trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... news release. U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Allen A. Abadie IV. Abadie is the son of Allen A. Abadie of Bridge City, La., and Rebekah B. Anderson of Ocean Springs, Miss., and stepson of Sedonia Abadie of Bridge City, La. He is a 2017 graduate of ...

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  20. Leona Majoria, 92, makes 'best meatballs on planet'; unites family with foodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... married and then worked side-by-side for 17 years. The duo started a grocery store in Kenner in 1944, moved to Bridge City and ultimately to the present location on Highway 90 in Boutte. When a neighboring business, Shirley's Fabrics burned, Majoria ...

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