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  1. In New Orleans East, sadness, work and hope on Katrina's 10th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... one of the family cats snuggled amongst them. The youngest volunteers were the most optimistic. Kayla Blanco of Chalmette, 13, said she had seen pictures of the damage. "They renewed it and everything is happier now," she said. "It's like nothing ...

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  2. #10yearsago: Chalmette, Arabi UnderwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Hurricane Katrina hammered the Lower 9th Ward and St. Bernard Parish, with residents telling tales of stranded people being plucked from their rooftops by passing boaters and flood waters as high as 12 feet well into Chalmette. Residents fled the surging water, which quickly rose as the brunt of Katrina plowed ashore near eastern St. Bayoubuzz.com provides this article only as a news aggregator, NOT as the publisher or as the author.

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  3. Where y'at, New Orleans, on the 10th anniversary of Katrina?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    What should people know about New Orleans on Aug. 29, 2015, the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina? We asked volunteers sprucing up a school in New Orleans East, one of the worst-flooded areas: Shawn Toranto, Einstein Charter School; in N.O. East; Kimberley and Kacey Blanco, 7, Chalmette; Durrell Laurent, Gentilly; Brechelle Lee-Gordon, 19, New Orleans East; Kayla Blanco, 13, Chalmette. Hurricane Katrina made landfall 10 years ago today, Aug. 29, 2005.

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  4. #10yearsago: St. Bernard Parish UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Some people who stayed in St. Bernard Parish were forced up into their attics to escape the floodwaters, said state Sen. Walter Boasso, who heard from local officials that some houses in Chalmette had water rising beyond the second floor. "We know people were up in the attics hollering for help," said Boasso, who evacuated to Baton Rouge and was camped out at the state Office of Emergency Preparedness.

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  5. St. Charles Catholic's Justin Loupe rushes Comets past St. Thomas Aquinas Falcons in jamboreeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... h a touchdown and the defense held them to victory." St. Thomas opens its regular season at home on Friday against Chalmette, while St. Charles will be on the road for a Friday contest at Thibodaux. Both games are slated for 7 p.m. kickoffs.

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  6. Salmen overcomes mistakes for 7-6 win over ChalmetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    The third time was the charm for Salmen on Friday night as the Spartans' third trip into the red zone provided the winning margin in their 7-6 jamboree victory over Chalmette at Bobby Nuss Stadium. The Spartans took advantage of a short field midway through the second half as they trailed 6-0.

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  7. Salmen 7, Chalmette 6: Game at a glanceRead the original story

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    HOW IT WAS WON: The Spartans took advantage of a short field in the second half as L.J. Leonard found James Austin on a 14-yard slant pattern for a touchdown pass and the PAT was good as Salmen took a 7-6 lead with 5:13 left. It was Salmen's third trip into the red zone, and it's lone score.

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  8. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Advocate

    Judge: Congress was clear - the cost of restoring wetlands damaged by MRGO must be borne entirely by the Corps of Engineers Judge: Congress was clear - the cost of restoring wetlands damaged by MRGO must be borne entirely by the Corps of Engineers Advocate staff file photo by Arthur D. Lauck. A tug boat makes the turn from the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet at right to the Intracoastal Waterway north east of Chalmette on Oct. 7, 2005.

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  9. 'I'm the youngest Katrina survivor': 8-year-old Covington boy has unique hurricane storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Times-Picayune

    ... Noah innocently replies, "It made the water go over my grammy's roof," referring to his paternal grandparents' Chalmette home that was flooded during the storm. As time goes on, Markham said her son will come to know and better understand his story, ...

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  10. Live updates from Salmen vs. Chalmette jamboreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Follow Joseph Halm as he provides live updates from the Salmen vs. Chalmette jamboree at Bobby Nuss Stadium. This matchup is scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. Follow and interact in the comment stream below.

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  11. Chalmette car crash sends vehicle through homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NOLA.com

    Chad Jackson, 27, of Meraux, crashed into three parked cars Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, propelling one of them through a home in the 3000 block of Chalona Drive in Chalmette, according to the St. Bernard Sheriff's Office. Here you see a photo of the house on Thursday afternoon, then boarded up, and a mailbox resting on a cooler.

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  12. Mitchell Robinson, Galen Alexander land in new ESPN60 basketball rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NOLA.com

    Chalmette big man Mitchell Robinson is the No. 39 player in the country in the Class of 2017 according to ESPN.

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  13. 10 Years Forward: St. Bernard ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... felt like I owed it to them, as far as this community, to bring it back." THE QUAINT EATERY ON EAST JUDGE PEREZ IN CHALMETTE WAS A SIGHT FOR SORE EYES AFTER THE STORM. ONE OF THE ONLY PLACES OPEN. ONE OF THE ONLY PLACES TO GET FOOD. BUT THE INSIDE ...

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  14. NOPD arrests man accused of impersonating police officer to rob motoristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NOLA.com

    ... week has surrendered to New Orleans police. Aizzaldeen Abualia, who lives in the 3200 block of Rosetta Drive in Chalmette, was booked early Thursday (Aug. 27) with two counts of impersonating a peace officer and one count of simple robbery for ...

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  15. Chalmette man booked with stealing neighbor's assault rifle, iPadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NOLA.com

    A Chalmette man was booked Wednesday with stealing a neighbor's assault rifle, pistol and Apple iPad, according to the St. Bernard Sheriff's Office . Cortez Hills, 20, of the 3000 block of Chalona Drive , was booked with simple burglary, possession of stolen firearms, possession of stolen property and simple criminal damage, the Sheriff's Office said.

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  16. Cortez Hills - AR-15, gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Times-Picayune

    Cortez Hills, 20, of the 3000 block of Chalona Drive, Chalmette, was booked Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, with stealing a neighbor's black AR-15, a Smith & Wesson pistol, two pistol magazines and the black Apple iPad. Detectives said they found the items in Hills' attic.

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  17. '101 Chalmations': Katrina transplants start over together in Livingston ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... partially rested on a one-story house just a few hundred feet from Elaine's old home on Victory Drive in Chalmette. Bayoubuzz.com provides this article only as a news aggregator, NOT as the publisher or as the author. After reading this small ...

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  18. "Hang It Out to Dry" featuring Dr. Danielle VignesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WWOZ

    "Hang It Out to Dry" is a solo performance featuring Dr. Danielle Vignes based on multiple voices representing the post Katrina narratives of people from Chalmette, Louisiana that are woven together to offer insight into issues the community faced and still faces. The show will be preceded by a student workshop on storytelling from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., which will focus on how to incorporate storytelling practices and story-generating techniques for creative and artistic projects in English and Art.

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  19. Hurricane Katrina: Ten Years Later- Locals ReactRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... to my mom, allowed me to still feel normal," Alexis Bright said. "One-hundred percent of the infrastructure in Chalmette was touched by the water. There was nothing that stayed dry in Chalmette," Danita Bright said. After the waters receded, they ...

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  20. Can 'Straight Outta Compton' win the box office for a third week?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NOLA.com

    ... Heller's film, based on the Phoebe Gloeckner graphic novel. 1 hour 42 minutes. No Escape (2 stars; R) Canal Place, Chalmette Movies, Elmwood Palace, Clearview Palace, Hammond Palace, West Bank Palace, LaPlace Hollywood 7, Kenner Grand, Covington ...

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