The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Marrero news source? Let us know!

Marrero Newswire

Marrero Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Marrero, LA.

Results 1 - 20 of 48 for "u:theadvocate.com" in Marrero, LA

  1. Lafayette man killed while walking on I-10 Sunday night near Grosse Tete identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | The Advocate

    Police said the initial investigation revealed the man, 28-year-old Albert Pickney II, was traveling eastbound on I-10, when for reasons still under investigation, Pickney stopped his vehicle in the right lane and began walking east in the travel lanes. Senior Trooper Bryan Lee reported that Pickney was struck while walking in the roadway by 39-year old Amanda Bladsacker of Marrero and by 20-yer-old Jose Alvarado Jr. of Mission, Texas.

    Comment?

  2. Former Marrero pastor pleads guilty to raping young girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 | The Advocate

    A Marrero pastor's voice was barely audible as he pleaded guilty to a string of sex crimes in state court on Monday in exchange for a 20-year sentence. Sherman Smith, 58, pleaded guilty to second-degree rape and eight other counts before Orleans Parish Criminal District Court Judge Karen Herman.

    Comment?

  3. Boxer Regis Prograis, a New Orleans native, defending title at Lakefront ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Advocate

    But don't expect him to be enjoy a lot of his mother's cooking this week. Or eating out often either.

    Comment?

  4. 'I'm staying home, baby:' John Ehret's Donte Starks commits to LSU...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | The Advocate

    LSU coach Ed Orgeron speaks to the media at Walk-On's in Metairie on Thursday, June 28, 2018 during the LSU Football Caravan. After picking up six commitments in a six-day span in late June - including three from the state of Alabama - LSU got a big one from close to home Thursday night.

    Comment?

  5. Former Belle Chasse gymnastics coach accused of molesting two juvenilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | The Advocate

    The Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office posted in a news release that Arthur Bowlin of Marrero was arrested Tuesday night on eight counts of molestation of a juvenile and one count of first-degree rape.

    Comment?

  6. Letters: Louisiana air quality getting betterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 28 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--The Vertex Energy plant burns contaminants out of used motor oil in Marrero and wants to double its capacity seen here Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. The plant has received at least one Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality citation and neighbors have complained of smells.

    Comment?

  7. Smiley: War to end (our) povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | The Advocate

    As I've mentioned before, I'm always amazed at the creativity of my readers when I ask for suggestions on how to handle an issue. Harry Clark, of Lafayette, and David Capeheart both came up with the same idea to solve the fiscal crisis - declare war on the United States.

    Comment?

  8. Nearby waters produced Swollfest troutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Advocate

    Veteran speckled trout fisherman Bootsie Toups shows off the two 5-pound-plus speckled trout he caught to take the top two places in a sweep of that category's three places on the final day of the Swollfest Rodeo on Saturday in Grand Isle. Toups, from Marrero, added three more specks for a 24.35-pound total to win the five-trout stringer category, too.

    Comment?

  9. Baton Rouge man killed in triple shooting after failed drug deal in Marrero, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | The Advocate

    One of three men who were shot Sunday afternoon during a botched drug deal in Marrero has since died, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said Monday morning. Sheriff's Office Lt.

    Comment?

  10. US Foods to triple size of Jefferson Parish distribution facility, add 45 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | The Advocate

    US Foods, one of the country's largest food distributors , plans to triple the size of its F. Christiana facility in Jefferson Parish and add 45 new jobs, officials said Thursday. The jobs will pay an average salary of $46,000, plus benefits, and come in addition to 140 existing positions in Marrero.

    Comment?

  11. Jack Lawton honored for service as conservationistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | The Advocate

    Jack Lawton Jr. , the Lake Charles civic leader, the founding chairman of the Center for Sportfishing Policy, recreational fishing and conservation activist and former LSU football player, was feted earlier this month with the inaugural presentation of an award named in his honor. During the CSP dinner in Washington, Lawton received an antique compass symbolizing the Jack Lawton Jr. Conservation Award, an honor the CSP plans to award annually "to a trailblazer for marine conservation and angler access."

    Comment?

  12. Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area Business Honors for April 22, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | The Advocate

    Cane Land Distilling won a silver in the un-aged category for its Rhum Agricole and a bronze metal for Cane Land's Spiced Rum in an American Distilling Institute competition among distilleries that are considered craft making less than 100,000 proof gallons annually. Cane Land Distilling offers estate-bottled spirits through its affiliation with Alma Plantation & Sugar Mill in Pointe Coupee Parish.

    Comment?

  13. Don't miss these events in the New Orleans areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | The Advocate

    Big Freedia will be the celebrity emcee for Studio 54 - Disco for Dance at 6:30 p.m. Friday at New Orleans Jazz Market, 1436 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. The event benefits creARTive grants for summer camps for Upturn Arts. Tickets are $35 and up in advance.

    Comment?

  14. Smiley: Ben, Rusty, Blaze, and GraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | The Advocate

    The death of Houston Astros star Rusty Staub reminded Ben Bagert, of New Orleans, of the time when they were about 14 years old and attending Jesuit High: "Besides playing baseball on the junior varsity team, we were members of Sodality, a service organization to priests that required we keep things neat in the chapel and serve as altar boys. "At that time, Catholic teaching was that if a teenage boy had an impure thought, it amounted to a mortal sin - you were no longer in a 'state of grace' and had to get absolution from the priest.

    Comment?

  15. About Town: Events for AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | The Advocate

    DETAILS: Society member Dr. Carroll Falcon will report on his recent visit to the island of Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands. He will present photos of historical sites and personal stories about his visit.

    Comment?

  16. Son of Marrero woman found dead in New Orleans East now accused of murdering herRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | The Advocate

    The son of a Marrero woman whose lifeless body was found in New Orleans East on Halloween was arrested Tuesday and accused of killing her. Deputies booked Byron Montgomery, 44, on counts of second-degree murder and obstruction of justice following the death of Patricia Davis, 63, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said.

    Comment?

  17. Mask exhibit puts a face on the feelings of brain injury patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The Advocate

    Chuck Chesteen says this mask demonstrates that his head is in a fog and he hides behind his smile. The traveling exhibit 'Unmasking Brain Injury' was on display in the atrium of West Jefferson Medical Center in Marrero; it travels to Baton Rouge next, and will be back in the New Orleans area in May. Lauren Sharett, M.D. of Culicchia Neurological Clinic describes what she sees in an M.R.I. scan at West Jefferson Medical Center in Marrero, where a traveling exhibit called 'Unmasking Brain Injury' was on display.

    Comment?

  18. Mask exhibit at Marrero hospital puts a face on brain injury patients' feelings, tells their storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | The Advocate

    Chuck Chesteen says this mask demonstrates that his head is in a fog and he hides behind his smile. The traveling exhibit 'Unmasking Brain Injury' was on display in the atrium of West Jefferson Medical Center in Marrero; it travels to Baton Rouge next, and will be back in the New Orleans area in May. Lauren Sharett, M.D. of Culicchia Neurological Clinic describes what she sees in an M.R.I. scan at West Jefferson Medical Center in Marrero, where a traveling exhibit called 'Unmasking Brain Injury' was on display.

    Comment?

  19. Jefferson sheriff: Dozens of sexual assault cases sat dormant for years; inquiry underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | The Advocate

    Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joseph Lopinto walks away from the podium after a press conference in Kenner, La., on Oct. 20, 2017. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joseph Lopinto walks away from the podium after a press conference in Kenner, La., on Oct. 20, 2017.

    Comment?

  20. Don't miss these events in the New Orleans areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | The Advocate

    A scene from last year's Krewe of Bacchus parade; this Mardi Gras event celebrates 50 years on Sunday and starts at 5 p.m. along St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans. This year's king is actor J.K. Simmons .

    Comment?

Marrero Job Listings
View or post Marrero job listings on Topix.
Marrero Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Marrero from Topix.
Marrero Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Marrero on Topix.