Tropical storm expected to form tonight over Lesser Antilles; it would be named Fred. In an unusually bipartisan vote, the U. Canadian Pacific jumped back into the bidding war Tuesday for Kansas City Southern against a competitor who's already gained support in Louisiana for its plan to sell off a mile Baton Rouge to New Orleans rail line for possible use as passenger…. Going for more than chicken feed: Nation's third-largest poultry producer with Louisiana plant being sold - see how much.
Aug 9, - am. As dozens of parents berated the St. Tammany Parish School Board last week over their children having to wear masks in class, they pleaded with the elected officials to override the requirement. The U. GONZALES — Ascension Parish public works trucks have been delivering lo of dirt from a parish dredging project to land owned by a company held by the father of first-term Councilman Joel Robert, according to the councilman and land records. Metro council will vote on tougher penalties tonight. Some St. Tammany parents revolt against masks in schools. For many, the Interstate 10 bridge over City Park Lake serves as the entry to downtown Baton Rouge and the state wants your input on what it should look like.
Published Aug 9, at pm Updated Aug 9, at pm. A New Orleans man accused of killing his girlfriend and trying to rape a woman who was dating one his friends is now accused in the death of man gunned down in the St. Claude neighborhood, authorities said. Dillard professor is Louisiana's next poet laureate: 'I want our state to revere our ancestors'.
One man accused in a fatal stabbing near the Pontchartrain Expressway last year, and another in a double homicide on Fat Tuesday inpleaded guilty to lesser counts as part of plea deals on Monday. Facebook Twitter Instagram. Aug 10, - am. Aug 10, - pm. What about New Orleans? It is too early to tell if it could be a threat to Louisiana. The chairman of the Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus said Monday House Speaker Clay Schexnayder is the right person for the job but also said he is "utterly disappointed" in Schexnayder for stripping two Democrats of their committee chairmanship….
Four of the shootings had multiple victims. Driver killed in one-car accident on La. Hwy 40 in St. Tropical depression likely to form Monday near Caribbean; disturbance could reach Puerto Rico.
In shooting at Jumbo Buffet, suspect left restaurant to buy gun he used on co-worker, police say. Tropical Storm Fred expected to make landfall on Florida panhandle: See track. GONZALES — Ascension Parish public works trucks have been delivering lo of dirt from a dredging project to property owned by a company held by the father of first-term Councilman Joel Robert, according to the councilman and land records.
Masks required in Superdome, LaToya Cantrell's administration makes clear. New Orleans police have a suspect, year-old Joshua Joe Edwards, in custody. Railroad bidding war heats up, with Baton Rouge to New Orleans passenger line in the mix. Lloyd Harris, Jr. He was Louisiana reported 80 additional deaths from confirmed cases of COVID in its noon update Tuesday, the highest of fatalities recorded in a single day since the beginning of January, at the peak of the state's third deadly surge.
Tammany could make things worse for some parts of the Slidell area and underestimates the cost of raising and floodproofing structures, according to public c….
Amid complaints from residents about loud, dangerous drag racing on Baton Rouge streets, the Metro Council will vote tonight on tougher penalties for race organizers and participants. Published Aug 10, at am Updated Aug 10, at pm. After gunfire on Bourbon Street wounded five people for the second Sunday in a row, a frustrated New Orleans Police Superintendent Shaun Ferguson on Monday implored visitors to the city to leave their guns at home.
Published Aug 9, at am Updated Aug 10, at pm. Entrepreneurs navigate the consumer-packaged goods industry through Propeller's program. Published Aug 10, at pm Updated Aug 11, at am. New Orleans police are investigating a shooting Tuesday afternoon in Gentilly that left two people wounded. What will the new City Park Lake bridge look like? Photos: Lusher little school parents prepare for opening day of school.
Aug 11, - am. Resources Letter to the editor News tips. A Harvey man has been jailed on a murder charge, accused of killing a year-old who was found fatally shot near a Marrero playground last week. A tropical storm is expected to form over the Lesser Antilles tonight, National Hurricane Center forecasters said in a 4 p.
Mud fight: Ascension councilman's dad getting free dirt from parish project, stirring questions. Already booked with murder and rape, New Orleans man arrested in second homicide. The man, 28, died at the hospital. Published Aug 9, at am Updated Aug 9, at pm.
Three people were injured Sunday evening in a shooting at Conti and North Villere streets. Jackson Jr. He was 59 years old.
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Four Slidell men plead guilty to manslaughter in drug-related shooting death. The National Weather Service is moving a radar system crucial for storm detection in Southeast Louisiana 45 miles west from its current home in Slidell to Hammond, the agency said Monday — a step intended to improve storm detection in the Baton Ro…. Listen to what leading Republicans are saying about U. As the planet warms, places will get hit more not just by extreme weather but by multiple climate disasters at once, the report said.
Republicans are chastising Bill Cassidy. Fatality reported in block of West Bank Expressway, site of three car dealerships. Crackdown on drag racing in Baton Rouge? Four Slidell men pleaded guilty to manslaughter Thursday in the shooting death of year-old Andre Johnson in his Slidell apartment, according to a news release from 22nd Judicial District Attorney Warren Montgomery's office.
Aug 9, - pm. It would be named Fred if it strengthens into a tropical storm. Can the School Board even make a change? A year-old Covington man was killed Sunday night in a single-care accident on Louisiana 40 in St. Toggle. Published Aug 10, at pm Updated Aug 10, at pm. Published Aug 11, at am Updated Aug 11, at am.
Stay in the Know. Dillard University President Walter Kimbrough, who is credited with growing the university's endowment and expanding its programming, will step down in May after a decade on the job. House leader says speaker erred in removing Democratic chairmen, 'The wrong move'. State officials want public to decide. How's this for a political turnabout.
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An employee of the Jumbo Buffet in Kenner accused of shooting a co-worker with whom he'd been feuding left the restaurant after the initial argument to buy the gun he allegedly used against his adversary a few hours later, authorities said.
New Orleans mayor's spokesperson makes explicit what was implied in July 30 order. Environmental groups sued over concerns about harm to people and wildlife. Fred is one of two systems the National Hurricane Center is tracking. Democrats praise him. Election recall filed against two-term Ascension Councilman John Cagnolatti.
Published Aug 9, at am Updated Aug 10, at am. Jackie and Mike Mahony, parents of Lusher students, spent hours Sunday pressure washing around Lusher little school in preparation of opening day on Tuesday.