Gretna Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. West Bank business association welcomes 'Louisiane' to Gretna Ferry TerminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Charlie Frederick, president, Belinda Constant, Gretna Mayor, and Kendal Grigsby, CEO of French American Line introduce new business to members of the Westbank Business and Industry Association at the monthly meeting. The Louisiane will sail from the Gretna Terminal.

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  2. Woof, woof, Gretna Bark Park updates are completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Dog owners hear, hear! The Gretna Bark Park is open and free to the public. The city of Gretna held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Dec. 3 at the "Paws in the Park" meet and greet.

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  3. A week after Joe McKnight's death, pastor clarifies his anti-protest stanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Bishop JD Wiley Taylor, the pastor of Life Center Cathedral in Marrero, said Thursday that he and a coalition of ministers could have been more clear and specific when at a Dec. 2 press conference they asked the public not to protest what was then the non-arrest of Joe McKnight Jr.'s killer. "The call not to protest probably didn't come across exactly as we wanted it to," Taylor said.

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  4. Jefferson Parish 1-cent sales tax in voters' hands SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish plans to invest $329 million via bond issues to pay for 68 road and 64 sewerage projects on both sides of the Mississippi River . But the funding hinges on Saturday's referendum on renewing a 1 percent sales tax .

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  5. Sofia Vergara sued on behalf of her own frozen embryos in Jefferson Parish courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Actress Sofia Vergara poses at the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall on Monday, June 3, 2013 in New York. "Modern Family" actress Sofia Vergara faces a lawsuit from her own embryos after two New Orleans attorneys filed the petition in the 24th Judicial District Court in Gretna on Wednesday .

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  6. At Joe McKnight vigil, calls for unity and prayers for justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Feet from the Terrytown intersection where Joe McKnight was fatally shot last week, local church leaders, along with McKnight's former coach, led dozens in prayer Wednesday evening while encouraging unity, peace and patience in waiting for justice after the former football standout's death. "On behalf of the McKnight family, what they covet the most from you are your prayers," J.T. Curtis, who coached McKnight at John Curtis Christian High School, told the crowd from a podium set up in the parking lot of A New Jerusalem Carwash.

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  7. Arrest in Joe McKnight's death begins search for justice: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | NOLA.com

    A memorial set up on the corner during a vigil at the corner of Behrman Highway and Holmes Boulevard in Gretna where former NFL player Joe McKnight was shot to death Thursday afternoon in an apparent road rage incident. Photographed on Friday, December 2, 2016.

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  8. Ronald Gasser's attorney wants $500,000 bond reduced in Joe McKnight deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Hours after a judge set bond at $500,000 for Ronald Gasser , the attorney for the man who fatally shot Joe McKnight filed a motion to reduce it, according to court records. The attorney, Raul Guerra, also filed a motion Tuesday in 24th Judicial District Court for a preliminary hearing on Gasser's behalf, saying there is no probable cause to hold his client in jail.

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  9. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand bashes critics of Joe McKnight shooting investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Following gunman Ronald Gasser's arrest for manslaughter Monday in the fatal shooting of football standout Joe McKnight , Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand lashed back at his critics, saying they should feel "ashamed" for questioning the integrity of his department's investigation. Speaking at a press conference Tuesday morning, Normand in particular denounced an unnamed witness who told several media outlets that Gasser had pulled McKnight out of his vehicle and shot McKnight on the ground as he was trying to apologize.

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  10. Gretna dinner theater offers a 'Sip of Savannah' in latest productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | NOLA.com

    To the excitement of local theater goers, the new play, "Savannah Sipping Society" will open on New Year's Eve at Timberlane Country Club amid other neat offerings on that special night. It's a production led by Sandy Bravender with stars from all over the metro area.

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  11. Nominate Louisiana's best brewery: Top food, dining newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Todd A. Price wants to know which of the growing number of Louisiana breweries is the best. You have until Sunday at midnight to vote.

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  12. In wake of Joe McKnight's killing, ministers call for peace, not protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | NOLA.com

    A coalition of ministers and community leaders from across metro New Orleans called for peace and patience in the aftermath of NFL star Joe McKnight 's killing Thursday and the release of his shooter pending results of the investigation. The group held a press conference Friday evening at Hosanna Fellowship in Gretna, specifically calling for any would-be protesters to stand down while the investigation is underway.

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  13. Gretna gives big for Thanksgiving around cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | NOLA.com

    The 32nd Annual Alice Brown Annual Thanksgiving Dinner, where the needy are invited to have a free meal, either eaten-in or taken-out, is an old tradition in Gretna. Pre-arranged deliveries to shut-ins are also an important part of the annual dinner.

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  14. Jefferson Parish Sheriff to give update in Joe McKnight killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand has scheduled a 1 p.m. press conference Friday to update the public in the investigation of former NFL player Joe McKnight's shooting death Thursday afternoon. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office spokesman Col.

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  15. Ronald Gasser, suspect in Joe McKnight's killing, released from custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Residents in Ronald Gasser's Gretna neighborhood identified the man shown in this photo, taken by a witness, as Gasser. The photo was taken minutes after former NFL player Joe McKnight was gunned down at the corner of Behrman Highway and Holmes Blvd. in Terrytown on Thursday, December 1, 2016.

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  16. Relatives of accused Joe McKnight shooter left speechlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | NOLA.com

    The sister of Ronald Gasser, the man accused of killing former NFL player and high school football standout Joe McKnight in Terrytown Thursday afternoon , had just arrived home when she saw the news on TV. "He's the best guy, the most generous guy," Sharon Weileman said of her brother by phone, her voice quavering.

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  17. Legacy Kitchen's Steak + Chop, a 'polished but casual' steakhouse, now open in GretnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Legacy Kitchen's Steak + Chop, the latest outlet in the Legacy "collection" of restaurants, opened Monday in Gretna. Here are the basic facts on the West Bank newcomer: 1. Legacy Kitchen, which the owners bill as "polished yet casual," launched in Metairie in 2013.

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  18. Property tax bills in the mail -- or have arrived -- from Jefferson ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | NOLA.com

    The 2016 property tax bills in Jefferson Parish are in the mail for delivery by Dec.15, the Sheriff's Office said. It began mailing 175,203 notices on Nov. 22. Just as Christmas follows Thanksgiving, 'tis the season for property tax bills from Jefferson Parish .

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  19. Gretna homicide victim identified by coronerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | NOLA.com

    A 22-year-old Marrero man has been identified as the victim in a fatal Gretna shooting earlier this week. The Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office said Ethan Allen died from a gunshot wound to the chest.

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  20. 19 violent hours in New Orleans area: 2 dead, 3 wounded, wild police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | NOLA.com

    Two people were killed and three others wounded in 19 violent hours that began Tuesday night across metro New Orleans, authorities said. The violence included New Orleans' 164th murder this year -- matching the total for all 2015 with one month still to go.

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