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Orleans Parish

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  • Real Estate Deals Still On Hold in Orleans Parish

    Real Estate Deals Still On Hold in Orleans Parish
    Realtors in Orleans Parish will have to wait a few more weeks before closing any deals, that's because the clerk of court is still working to retrieve mortgage information that was lost when two hard drives crashed. It's been four weeks since any real...
  • Sheriff's Thanksgiving Dinner For The Multitudes

    Sheriff's Thanksgiving Dinner For The Multitudes
    The biggest Thanksgiving bash in New Orleans was Sheriff Marlin Gusman's Annual Thanksgiving Dinner at the Morial Convention Center. The tables were set for more than a thousand. They were serving it up for the multitudes: turkey and all the fixin's....
  • UPDATE: Darell Tucker Wanted By Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office Apprehended in Slidell

    UPDATE: Darell Tucker Wanted By Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office Apprehended in Slidell
    The Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office apprehended Darrell M. Tucker without incident this afternoon in Slidell, La.   Tucker was a community service inmate housed at the Mc Daniels Transitional Work Center, a minimum security facility. He was...
  • Driver Shot Dead When Bullets Fly Between 2 Algiers Schools

    Driver Shot Dead When Bullets Fly Between 2 Algiers Schools
    One man is dead and another is injured after someone shot into a moving car between the campuses of O. Perry Walker Charter School and Delgado Community College in Algiers. The New Orleans Police Department said the shooting took place around 8pm on...
  • Murder Suspect's Mother Arrested, Charged With Accessory

    Murder Suspect's Mother Arrested, Charged With Accessory
    The New Orleans Police Department's Homicide Division has arrested, 35-year-old Nakia Lopez, for accessory after the fact to second degree murder in connection with the shooting death of 21-year-old Earl Wheeler. The offense occurred on November 26, 2010,...
  • Fourth Suspect Turns Himself in Reference to the Shooting Death of Earl Wheeler

    Fourth Suspect Turns Himself in Reference to the Shooting Death of Earl Wheeler
    The New Orleans Police Department has narrowed their search to two remaining suspects after 18-year-old Russell Lopez turned himself in this afternoon to the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office and booked with Second Degree Murder in connection with the...
  • Man Killed In Fatal Crash On Interstate

    Man Killed In Fatal Crash On Interstate
    Members of the New Orleans Police Department's Fatality Unit are investigating a traffic accident that left dead a 28 year-old local male, whose name is being withheld pending notification of family members. The accident occurred at approximately 11:15...
  • State Removing Thousands Of Inactive Voters

    State Removing Thousands Of Inactive Voters
    Louisiana is removing about 121,000 inactive voters from voting rolls. Secretary of State Tom Schedler said the legally mandated process will take place Sunday. Voters are placed on the inactive list when the secretary of state's office is unable to...
  • Entergy New Orleans Pledges $1 Million To City For Community Programs

    Entergy New Orleans Pledges $1 Million To City For Community Programs
    Entergy New Orleans, Inc. is pledging $1 million to the City of New Orleans to support community programs. The donation will specifically benefit the New Orleans Recreation Department and the New Orleans Council on Aging. " Entergy's support of these...
  • New Committee To Oversee Special Education Services

    New Committee To Oversee Special Education Services
    The Department of Education has a new plan to teach special education students in Orleans Parish. State School Superintendent Paul Pastorek has a five step approach he will use to help children with learning disabilities. First Pastorek will implement a...
  • 9th Ward Fire Victims Identified

    9th Ward Fire Victims Identified
    According to the Orleans Parish Coroner's Office, four of the eight people killed in the 9th Ward building Tuesday morning have been identified. Jonathan Guerrero, 20, from Texas; Melissa Martinez, 17, from Scotts Valley, Calif.; Jeffrey Geerts, 22, from...