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  1. What isn't Bobby Jindal cutting in next year's budget? TOPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    Gov. Bobby Jindal said he won't be cutting any funding to the popular scholarship program called TOPS, despite facing a $1.6 billion financial shortfall next year. (Photo by Brianna Paciorka, NOLA.com While nearly every agency and service is being asked to cut back in the face of a $1.6 billion state budget shortfall next year, Gov. Bobby Jindal is sparing at least one program.

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  2. Harvey church to offer 10-table feast: West Bank religion news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Times-Picayune

    Israel Baptist Church of Harvey will host its Ten Table Feast on Feb. 7 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1612 Esther Ave. Various types of foods will be offered: a "wild table," salad, meats, desserts and more. Tickets, which are $10, can be obtained from a church member or bought the day of the feast.

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  3. Entergy cranks up new $655 million Ninemile natural gas-fired unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | NOLA.com

    Entergy Corp. on Monday marked the recent startup of a new $655 million natural gas-fired unit at its Ninemile power plant in Westwego , the utility's first newly built generating facility in Louisiana in 30 years, as the company responds to power-hungry industrial expansions unfolding across the state. The 560-megawatt plant is located at the utility's West Bank facility Ninemile, which first began operating in the 1950s.

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  4. Louisiana colleges negotiating for ways to lessen deep budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NOLA.com

    The threat of up to $380 million in budget cuts to Louisiana's public colleges has higher education officials and lawmakers scrambling for ideas to stop the slashing, weighing everything from tax-break suspensions to new tuition and fee hikes. College system leaders are suggesting a special legislative session might be needed to stop deep, damaging reductions from forcing widespread layoffs, jeopardizing worker-training programs and chasing potential students and faculty from campuses.

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  5. Westwego church presents youth revival: West Bank religion news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Times-Picayune

    Pastor Woodrow Hayden and the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church Youth Department are calling on all young people to praise the Lord at a youth revival Jan. 28 and 29 at 7 nightly at 1419 Fourth St., Westwego. The third annual St Joachim Family Expo and Craft Show will be March 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 5505 Barataria Blvd, Marrero.

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  6. Westwego City Council approves mayor's $16.6 million spending plan for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NOLA.com

    Westwego Mayor John "Johnny" Shaddinger speaks to the crowd after he took his oath of office from Judge June Berry Darensburg on June 30, 2013. (Kathleen Flynn, NOLA.com The Westwego City Council Wednesday night unanimously approved Mayor Johnny Shaddinger's $16.6 million spending plan for 2015 that banks on voters agreeing to a property tax increase.

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  7. Westwego moves to award bid to St. Bernard Parish firm to build new city hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Westwego officials could break ground on a new city hall in as little as a month, Mayor Johnny Shaddinger said Wednesday night, after announcing that a St. Bernard Parish construction company offered a bid that's within budget. Boasso Construction LLC of Mereaux, one of eight companies whose bids were opened Tuesday, came in with the lowest proposal at $3.52 million.

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  8. 'Ain't Got No Home' an enjoyable, song-filled sequel to JPAS hit 'Blueberry Hill'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | NOLA.com

    The Blueberry Hill bar and grill may or may not be a place where everybody knows your name. The waitress will still just call you "Dawlin'" anyway.

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  9. Westwego Historical Museum offers history lesson on SalavilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Times-Picayune

    A display of a kitchen is located in the second-floor living quarters of the Westwego Historical Museum. Now that the holidays are over and you are looking for something to do, take a ride down Sala Avenue to the Westwego Historical Museum.

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  10. Jefferson Parish arrest reports, Jan. 8-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | NOLA.com

    Ridge Lee, 25, and Tony Defiore, 30, both of 634 A Avenue, Westwego, were arrested at home and booked with second-degree battery and simple battery. Brandon Baltz, 19, 4434 Herrmann St., Metairie, was arrested at Carnation and West Metairie avenues in Metairie and booked with armed robbery and public intimidation.

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  11. Westwego City Council pushes 2015 budget hearing back a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Times-Picayune

    The Westwego City Council Monday set a public heraing for 7 p.m., Jan. 21, to discuss the proposed 2015 spending plan. From left, Councilman Larry Warino, Councilman Garrison "Gary" Toups, Deputy City Clerk Maurice Bourgeois, Mayor Johnny Shaddinger, Councilman Norman Fonseca, Councilman Johnny Nobles Jr., and Councilman GlennGreen.

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  12. Salmen's Kalani Brown notches double-double, Spartans power past Warren Easton 56-44 in Allstate Sugar Bowl championship: Video HighlightsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | NOLA.com

    Salmen wouldn't be denied its second consecutive Allstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic championship Saturday at the Alario Center in Westwego. The Spartans got 21 points, 16 rebounds and two blocks from Baylor signee Kalani Brown helping Salmen hold off a late push from Warren Easton to win 56-44.

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  13. Recapping the 2015 AllState Sugar Bowl Prep Classic: Montverde downs Riverside in finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | NOLA.com

    LSU signee Ben Simmons delivered a big-time performance in front of his future in-state home crowd, mustering up a season-high 39 points in a 92-75 defeat of two-time defending 2A champion Riverside in he 2015 AllState Sugar Bowl Prep Classic championship Saturday night. Montverde Academy wrapped up a 22-day road trip with the win over arguably Louisiana's top team, adding an exclamation point to the fifth annual basketball tournament held at the Alario Center in Westwego.

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  14. Recapping the 2015 AllState Sugar Bowl Prep Classic: Kalani Brown, Salmen repeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | NOLA.com

    The budding Salmen - Warren Easton rivalry continues to deliver instant classics, and in the 2015 AllState Sugar Bowl Prep Classic, we got yet another taste of it. For the second straight year, Kalani Brown lifted the Spartans to a championship, getting past Easton with a 56-44 victory.

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  15. Baylor signee Kalani Brown wins second straight Allstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic MVP leading Salmen past Warren Easton, 56-44Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | NOLA.com

    A classic rivalry between Class 4A foes Salmen and Warren Easton yielded yet another entertaining contest Saturday in the Allstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic championship game. Salmen held off a late fourth-quarter push from the Eagles to win 56-44 capturing its second consecutive Allstate Sugar Bowl title at the Alario Center in Westwego.

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  16. Live updates from 2015 AllState Prep Classic championship between Ben ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | The Times-Picayune

    Ben Simmons a senior at Montverde Academy near Orlando, has committed to LSU, and is the number one recruit in the nation, plays for the first time in Louisiana against Helen Cox during the second day of the fifth annual Allstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic at the Alario Center in Westwego, La. Thursday, January 8, 2015.

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  17. Top ranked recruit Ben Simmons leads Montverde (FL.) past tough Karr squad: Video HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | The Times-Picayune

    Ben Simmons , the top-ranked recruit in the nation and an LSU signee , led his Montverde Eagles to a 52-40 victory over the hometown Cougars despite a very loud presence and some friendly jabbing from the Karr crowd, including former star football player and current Texas A&M wide receiver Speedy Noil. Afterwards Simmons, who finished with 25 points - 17 of them in the second half - and 9 rebounds, took to Twitter to address the naysayers.

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  18. Warren Easton tallies eight 3's, powers past Mt. Carmel in Allstate Sugar bowl Classic SemifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | The Times-Picayune

    Not just because it's a physical team with several long-defenders, but whenever it needs a bucket the Eagles have a plethora of players that can get it done. Seniors Shaniqua Tobias and Sabrina Banks answered the call Saturday combining for 31 points as the Eagles tallied eight 3-pointerss in a 58-43 victory over Mt.

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  19. Bayou Boomer: Ben Simmons will take LSU basketball to another level: Jeff DuncanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | NOLA.com

    Ben Simmons soars for a dunk against Helen Cox during the second day of the fifth annual Allstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic at the Alario Center in Westwego, La. Thursday, January 8, 2015.

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  20. Kechelle Figueroa drops 24, Warren Easton advances to Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic semis with 48-44 win over Karr: Video HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | NOLA.com

    The top player in Friday's matchup between No. 1 Warren Easton and No. 2 Karr wasn't up for much debate after 32 minutes of action.

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