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  1. 18-year-old Gretna mayoral candidate disqualified from race after court hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Advocate

    An 18-year-old high school student who signed up to run for Gretna mayor has been disqualified from the race. William Boartfield Jr.'s ouster results from a lawsuit accusing him of not living in Gretna long enough to run.

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  2. 18-year-old Gretna mayoral candidate disqualified from race after court hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Advocate

    An 18-year-old high school student who signed up to run for Gretna mayor has been disqualified from the race. William Boartfield Jr.'s ouster results from a lawsuit accusing him of not living within Gretna's city limits long enough to run.

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  3. With April deadline nearing, leaders of Yenni recall drive start door-to-door campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | The Advocate

    Mikey Bowler assisted Ronald Talley as he signed a petition to recall Jefferson Parish President Michael Yenni at Common Grounds Coffee Shop in Gretna on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. Mikey Bowler organized volunteers in the Recall Yenni effort at Common Grounds Coffee Shop in Gretna on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.

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  4. WWL-TV: After a 9-year-old has gifts stolen, JPSO steps in to save ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | The Advocate

    TV photo -- Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputies stepped in to replace a 9-year-old's Christmas presents after they were stolen from his home in Gretna. WWL-TV photo -- Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputies stepped in to replace a 9-year-old's Christmas presents after they were stolen from his home in Gretna.

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  5. Review: 'Teepees' brings young readers to Louisiana levee for Christmas EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | The Advocate

    A native New Orleanian, Linda St. Cyr grew up around the Christmas Eve bonfires tradition. Now, she's sharing the celebration with children in a 26-page, full-color book.

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  6. Records: Officials lost touch with victim in road-rage case involving Joe McKnight shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Advocate

    An image, shared on social media, shows the scene in Terrytown immediately after the shooting of Kenner native and football star Joe McKnight Thursday afternoon. An image, shared on social media, shows the scene in Terrytown immediately after the shooting of Kenner native and football star Joe McKnight Thursday afternoon.

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  7. Court records: Officials lost touch with victim in '06 road-rage case involving Joe McKnight shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Advocate

    An image, shared on social media, shows the scene in Terrytown immediately after the shooting of Kenner native and football star Joe McKnight Thursday afternoon. An image, shared on social media, shows the scene in Terrytown immediately after the shooting of Kenner native and football star Joe McKnight Thursday afternoon.

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  8. Man accused of killing Joe McKnight is 'a gentle giant,' sister says, shocked to hear newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Advocate

    An image, shared on social media, shows the scene in Terrytown immediately after the shooting of Kenner native and football star Joe McKnight Thursday afternoon. Sheriff Newell Normand leaves a crime scene where a man shot and killed ex-NFL running back Joe McKnight, a former John Curtis standout, at Behrman Highway and Holmes Boulevard in Terrytown, La.

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  9. What Mike Yenni had to say about lie detector test, why he took it, why tester's hire was no scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | The Advocate

    Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, who admitted to sexting a teenage boy, arrives at Council Chambers on the West Bank before the council asked him to resign in Gretna, La. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

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  10. What's next for Mike Yenni and the Recall Yenni movement? Obstacles and uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | The Advocate

    Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, who admitted to sexting a teenage boy, talks about his will to stay as president in Council Chambers on the West Bank after the council asked him to resign in Gretna, La. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

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  11. Man who prompted Zachary school lockdowns caught in WestwegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Advocate

    A Zachary man who led authorities on a manhunt Nov. 3 that put five Zachary schools on lockdown has been arrested in Westwego. Andrew "Red" Thompson, 47, was brought into custody early Tuesday morning with the help of the U.S. Marshals Office in New Orleans, said Zachary Police Chief David McDavid.

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  12. Head of Recall Yenni pledges volunteers won't be encouraged to break...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | The Advocate

    Attorney Robert Evans, III sits by signs for a recall effort, headed by Evans, of embattled Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, who admitted sexting a 17-year-old student, at the Parish Council meeting in Elmwood, La. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016.

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  13. Jefferson Parish School Board bans Mike Yenni from all school campuses, activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Advocate

    Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, who admitted to sexting a teenage boy, arrives at Council Chambers on the West Bank before the council asked him to resign in Gretna, La. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

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  14. With Yenni rejecting calls to resign, budget process could become next battlegroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, who admitted to sexting a teenage boy, talks to council member Cynthia Lee-Sheng, right, in Council Chambers on the West Bank after the council asked him to resign in Gretna, La. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

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  15. Stephanie Grace: After Yenni scandal, look for Jefferson Parish voters to play it safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    Jack Zewe holds a sign asking for the resignation of Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, who admitted to sexting a teenage boy, in Council Chambers on the West Bank after the council asked him to resign in Gretna, La. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

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  16. Dorignac's, the popular Metairie grocery, is at center of Jefferson Parish court battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    Metairie grocery store Dorignac's is in the middle of two lawsuits pitting the business founders' great-grandchildren against the trustees of funds that hold ownership of the store seen here Friday, Oct. 21, 2016. Metairie grocery store Dorignac's is in the middle of two lawsuits pitting the business founders' great-grandchildren against the trustees of funds that hold ownership of the store seen here Friday, Oct. 21, 2016.

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  17. Grace Notes: For Mike Yenni, no silver linings; recall not as far-fetched as it first seemedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Advocate

    Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, who admitted to sexting a teenage boy, leaves Council Chambers on the West Bank after the council asked him to resign in Gretna, La. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

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  18. Luxury riverboat Louisiane to begin sailing from Gretna on Oct. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Advocate

    French America Line's deluxe 150-passenger vessel, the Louisiane, is seen as the Coast Guard does final testing maneuvers by the former Ferry Terminal at the Mississippi River in Gretna, La. Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016.

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  19. Mike Yenni's appearance at Jefferson Council meeting inflames passion ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | The Advocate

    Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni, who admitted to sexting a teenage boy, arrives at Council Chambers on the West Bank before the council asked him to resign in Gretna, La. Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.

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  20. DA seeks death penalty for 19-year-old who fatally shot JPSO Deputy David Michel Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- A photo of slain JPSO Detective David Michel, Jr., and other items are displayed at the JPSO Investigations Bureau in Gretna Monday, June 27, 2016. Michel was shot to death June 22 while attempting to search a 19-year-old man.

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