Gretna Newswire (Page 10)

Gretna Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. 2 West Bank men convicted of murder, armed robbery in 2015 crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... After about two hours of deliberation, a Jefferson Parish jury unanimously convicted 25-year-old Corey Flag of Gretna and 18-year-old Emmett Garrison IV of Marrero of all charges listed in their 10-count bill of indictment. Both men were convicted ...

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  2. Gretna salon owner dedicated to helping children with hair lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... and helping Cook with acquiring wigs for patients at Children's Hospital. ( Gwendolyn Cook might make her living as a Gretna salon owner, but she is leaving her mark on the community for the her nonprofit work. Cook's salon-- Sisters in the Spirit ...

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  3. Ex-Negro Leaguer, Gretna native Bill Stewart saw it all in his 104 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... to be the oldest living professional hardball player of any league of color. So when he passed away last week in his Gretna home, one of the last few wisps of memory from a time when Jim Crow ruled the baseball diamond slipped away. A handful of New ...

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  4. Kenner man booked with rape of girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... jurisdiction. He was extradited from Florida to Kenner and booked into the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna on Aug. 31, McGregor said. Jefferson Parish Magistrate Commissioner Patricia Joyce set bond at $301,000. Joyce also issued a ...

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  5. Kenner man attacked girlfriend's lover with meat cleaver, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... to avoid arrest. After he was taken into custody, Leyhew was booked into the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna. In addition to the Kenner charges, he was booked on two counts of probation violation and two counts of being a fugitive ...

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  6. Harvey man arrested after stabbing 2 people during fight: JPSORead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... ouldn't remember anything else, the report said. Narcisse was booked into the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna where he was still being held Wednesday. No bond information was available.

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  7. Saints' receiver Willie Snead in diversion program after DWI arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... DWI and failing to maintain proper control of his vehicle. He was from the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna on a $2,150 bond that same morning, according to jail records. The district attorney's diversion program is open to first-time ...

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  8. Last of the 'Golden Girls of Gretna' dies, leaving legacy of historical society workRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Elizabeth Rau Schwarz died early on Wednesday morning Aug. 9, leaving Gretna residents stunned because at age 88, she was seen everywhere and seemed so indestructible. Schwarz, along with Carol Lee Maness, Anne Gauthreaux and Patsy Butts, were instrumental members of the Gretna Historical Society.

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  9. St. Charles parish president arrested in KennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... in the neighborhood to drop off documents to his secretary. He was booked in Jefferson parish correctional center in Gretna, where they got a judge to sign a search warrant, and they took two blood samples. Cochran was released from the jail this ...

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  10. Pencils, notebooks, scissors were on the giveaway at recent Gretna Farmers Market eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | NOLA.com

    The Gretna Farmers Market holds its Community Awareness/ Back to School Day each year in August on the Saturday prior to the start of school. Market Coordinator Denise Ponce organized the event.

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  11. 'This was always home for me:' Joe Lopinto sworn in as Jefferson Parish SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... only crowd filled with law-enforcement officers, family and friends in the Jefferson Parish Council Chambers in Gretna. "Although that's where I guess I made my mark, with my criminal-justice career, the reality of it is, this was always home for ...

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  12. Gretna to hold supply drive for Harvey flood victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... ions will be collected from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 2) at the General Government Building, 200 Derbigny St., Gretna.

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  13. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's deputies are looking for these three women.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said three females entered a clothing store Monday in the Oakwood Mall in Gretna and allegedly stole baby clothing. When a loss prevention officer approached them, the female in the black dress sprayed the loss prevention officer with pepper spray.

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  14. Badou Jack stops Nathan Cleverly to win light heavyweight titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... d decision from Sydney LeBlanc in the super middleweight division. Marshall won by three scores of 40-36. LeBlanc, of Gretna, La., is 4-4-1. "I've been looking forward to this all week, so I'm really excited about my performance," Marshall said.

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  15. Saffron NOLA re-imagines Indian food on Magazine Street: opening alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... family has run Saffron as a catering business. But every Friday, they would serve a full dinner at their kitchen in Gretna. Cocktails are another place where Saffron has gotten creative. Vilkhu worked with well-known local bartender Ricky Gomez to ...

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  16. 99-year sentence for Gretna man who videotaped sex abuse of toddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Roy Dixon Jr., of Gretna, was convicted of molesting a 1-year-old girl and recording the abuse with his cellphone. Roy Dixon Jr., of Gretna, was convicted of molesting a 1-year-old girl and recording the abuse with his cellphone.

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  17. Gretna police accuse man of pulling gun on Cox cable guy, making 'bomb'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Police arrested a Gretna man accused of pointing a shotgun at a Cox Cable employee during a dispute over service. Authorities also arrested a second resident of the home after officers discovered an "bomb" at the residence, said Capt.

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  18. Suspected drunk driver's car lands upside down in Metairie canal: JPSORead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... Orion Avenue in Metairie, with DWI and reckless operation of a vehicle at the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna on Saturday. No bond information was available.

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  19. Marrero teen booked with 100 counts of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... images on his computer, an arrest report said. Nguyen was booked into the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna with 100 counts of possession of pornography involving juveniles. He was still being held there Sunday. No bond information was ...

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  20. Surprise! Gretna's former tourism boss, Virgie Ott, turns 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | NOLA.com

    A surprise birthday party never gets old. When Gretna's retired longtime tourism director Virgie Ott turned 82, her daughters held the surprise bash for her on Aug. 6 on Lavoisier Street in Old Gretna.

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