Does Edwards run for Congress help Sen. Landrieu?

By Christopher TIdmore Contributing Writer “I haven’t had this much attention since the trial,” ex-con and ex-Governor Edwin W. Edwards exclaimed to the gaggle of

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Federal charges filed in Mother’s Day shootings

Two brothers who already face state charges in a shooting spree that left 20 people hurt at a Mother’s Day second-line in 2013 have been

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Study: In some cases, pipelines can rebuild wetlands more cheaply
By Bob Marshall The Lens A recently published study by a team of economists from Louisi­ana State University and Missis­sippi State University disputes the state’s claim that large sediment diversions are ...
New rental assistance program now being offered in Kenner
The City of Kenner Community Development Department has been awarded a grant from the Louisiana Housing Corporation to provide homeless prevention services to Kenner residents. Eligible families and individuals who ...
Danziger cop awaiting new trial asks to be moved to local jail
Attorneys for a former New Orleans police sergeant who is awaiting a new trial on charges stemming from deadly shootings that took place on an eastern New Orleans bridge less ...
Demonstration being planned to protest death of man who died while in police handcuffs
As the family of 22-year-old Victor White III prepared to say goodbye to the man who died while in police custody recently, an effort is clearly underway to organize a ...
NOMA displays retrospective on conceptual artist Mel Chin
By Fritz Esker Contributing Writer The New Orleans Museum of Art is showcasing “Mel Chin: Rematch,” a presentation of 40 years of the conceptual artist’s work. The exhibit opened at NOMA on February ...
Idelma Brown, mother of Great St. Stephen Pastor Debra Morton, dies
Mrs. Idelma Jasmine “Marie” Brown, a professional cook and house manager, died on Thursday, March 6, 2014, at the age of 80. Born on October 25, 1933 ...
Mount Tabor to host Founders Day service
The Annual Founders Day of Mount Tabor Baptist Church is being observed on Sunday, March 23, and will celebrate the church’s 24th anniversary. Guest speaker for the 9:15 a.m. worship ...
Scholarship to honor memory of legendary N.O. coach and mentor
By Ro Brown Contributing Writer Legendary ...

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