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  1. 5th Circuit ponders New Orleans' Confederate monumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 28 | The Times-Picayune

    The monument to Confederate Army General Robert E. Lee is one of three monuments saluting key Confederacy figures discussed during a U.S. Court of Appeals hearing on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016.


  2. Week 3: Who should be the North Shore Male Athlete of the Week?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    The Times-Picayune presents multiple Athletes of the Week candidates for your consideration to vote in our poll, and we invite your suggestions in the comments section below for any athlete we might have missed. Voting will last through Wednesday at 10 a.m. A total of three players will be selected from the metro area .


  3. FestiGals celebrates at Bodacious Bras for a Cause BrunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 |

    FestiGals lived up to its name as a celebration of women when more than 2,200 women eagerly attended 26 events over three days , including seminars, panels, culinary showcases, a Stiletto Stroll and the Bodacious Bras for a Cause Brunch and Auction, which was a benefit for Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans and Breastoration . Brunch festivities took place at the JW Marriott New Orleans Hotel on July 30, where WWL-TV's Eric Paulsen and Dr. Laura Badeaux, director of the Louisiana Center for Women in Government and Business, worked the crowd as emcees and as live auctioneers of bra-inspired art and adorned bras.


  4. Keytaon Thompson, Aldon Clark, Justice McCoy headline deep quarterback classRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 |

    Landry-Walker's Keytaon Thompson has no explanation. Karr's Aldon Clark says it's hard work.


  5. Walker church among those providing aid after Louisiana floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    Members of the South Walker Baptist Church led by pastor Mark Carroll, center, pray at the conclusion of what is normally a time for Bible study, but which became an informal talk about experiences during the flood in Walker, La., Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016. The church was an island of high ground in a community flooded with 4-5 feet of water a week earlier.


  6. Mother arrested in murder of daughter, 8, Livingston Parish sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    An 8-year-old was killed in Walker on Sunday and her mother is accused in her death, the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said. An 8-year-old girl is dead and her 30-year-old mother accused of murdering her in Livingston Parish, authorities there said Sunday .


  7. More bus service headed for hard-hit Baton Rouge workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 |

    The state highway department will provide regional transit service next week for communities in the greater Baton Rouge area to help residents return to more regular routines as floodwaters across southern Louisiana recede, the agency announced Saturday . An initial contract for a transitional bus service, provided by Hotard Coaches, will run between downtown Baton Rouge and Gonzales, Walker, Denham Springs, Central and Geismar.


  8. After the flood, a Denham Springs subdivision starts overRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    No one in Denham Springs' Lakeside Cove subdivision knew what day it was, and they all seemed a bit shocked to hear it was Wednesday. They, like tens of thousands of their neighbors across southeast Louisiana, had lost track of time.


  9. Remembering Times-Picayune photographer G.E. ArnoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 |

    G.E. Arnold was a staff photographer at The Times-Picayune from 1962 until 1995 and was most famous for his gritty, hard-hitting news photographs. But he was also the staff photographer for the paper's Sunday magazine, Dixie, and in that role spent much of his time photographing the lush beauty of south Louisiana.


  10. Fired Landry-Walker principal sues to get her job back with cheating probe still underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 |

    In this file photo from May 2012, Principal Mary Laurie turns Yasmin Coleman's ring during the O. Perry Walker College and Career Preparatory High School Class of 2012 ring ceremony at Olive Branch Baptist Church in Algiers. demanding to get her job back as their principal -- immediately.


  11. UL System president search down to two, newspaper saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    The University of Louisiana at Lafayette. The system's board is interviewing two finalists for the presidency, the Monroe News-Star reports.


  12. Madison Prep 2017 DL Troy James commits to KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 |

    Madison Prep defensive end Troy James became the latest Louisiana prospect to pledge to Kansas when the 2017 prospect announced his commitment on Twitter Tuesday afternoon. The 6-foot-3, 270-pound James chose Kansas after he received more than two dozen offers on the recruiting trail.


  13. Louisiana's latest new tunes: What's new in local musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 |

    Cyril Neville, Bart Walker, Tyrone Vaughan and Yonrico Scott bring in Darrell Phillips and B3 from Norman Caesar for the Brotherhood's latest album recorded at Dockside Studios.


  14. With every absence, it's harder for students to succeed academically: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 |

    Graduates fist bump across the aisle at the L. B. Landry- O. P. Walker College & Career Preparatory High School commencement exercise on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at the Kiefer Lakefront Arena at the University of New Orleans. (Photo by Chris Granger, Federal statistics on student absenteeism hold a bright spot for Louisiana.


  15. Advocacy Center Friendraising Luncheon raises awareness and fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    The center's mission is to "protect, empower and advocate for people with disabilities and seniors throughout Louisiana." The highlight of this luncheon was a video illustrating what the center has done to help three clients: Irene Morrison, AJ Booth and McKenzie Wells .


  16. Leonard Fournette, Malachi Dupre and others 'give back' at LSU's 2nd satellite campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    With one satellite camp under its belt, LSU moved to another camp on Saturday. This time at the New Orleans Saints' facility in Metairie.


  17. TOPS: What you need to know about the scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 |

    Graduates fist bump across the aisle at the L. B. Landry- O. P. Walker College & Career Preparatory High School commencement exercise on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at the Kiefer Lakefront Arena at the University of New Orleans. Graduates this year are facing uncertainty about the state's TOPS scholarship program.


  18. Marrero's Woodmere community learns at Tulane-sponsored health fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 |

    Barbie Loisel displays instructional health tools and CPR portable kit at the Woodmere Community Health Fair in Marrero. Catherine G. Haywood, community engagement program manager of Tulane Prevention Research Center and Linda Johnson, president of the Woodmere Community Center have joined forces to bring health and fitness to the Woodmere community.


  19. St. Catherine of Siena Crawfish Cookoff a rite of spring in Old MetairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    Spring might mean birds chirping and bunnies hopping for others around the country, but in Louisiana, crawfish boils hail in the season and I got to take part in a signature Metairie crawfish event recently. Times-Picayune community news reporter to be chosen as a judge for the St. Catherine of Siena Crawfish Cookoff on April 16. It was a great event and my family and I had a blast.


  20. Landry-Walker High gets new interim principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    Tyrone Casby, educator and Big Chief of the Mohawk Hunters, has been named interim leader at Landry-Walker High pending a cheating investigation. Two months after Landry-Walker High Principal Mary Laurie was suspended pending a cheating investigation , the Algiers Charter School Association has named an interim leader for the school: veteran principal Tyrone Casby.


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