Sun May 19, 2013
Nunez Community College In Chalmette presents its Pelican Awards
Nunez Community College in Chalmette presented its Pelican Awards at its annual Employee Recognition Day luncheon May 9. The Pelican Awards were created to recognize individuals in five categories who have provided outstanding service to and promotion of the College or community colleges in general.
Wed May 15, 2013
Best of New Orleans
Encore screenings of Timecode:nola's Where Y'at (hello) presented at Chalmette Movies
Where Y'at , a feature-length film made for last fall's FFOne film festival and consisting of 15 segments by local filmmakers, will get screenings tonight, May 15, and tomorrow night at 7 p.m. at Chalmette Movies.
Review: 'Where Y'at? (hello.)' explores NOLA neighborhoods with a local eye
Where Y'at? is an anthology film put out by the good folks over at Timecode:nola , a local film collective made up of filmmakers to promote filmmaking in New Orleans .
Tue May 14, 2013
WWL-TV New Orleans
Mentally disabled man dies of injuries after attempt to pilfer steaks
Illiterate and mentally disabled, possessing the mental capacity of a 12-year-old, Gallego lived off of modest social security benefits.
Mon May 13, 2013
Bill funding Chalmette ferry is backed by Louisiana House committee
A House transportation committee approved a measure aimed at saving the flailing ferry service in New Orleans by allowing it to enter into cooperative endeavor agreement with a political subdivision.
WWL-TV New Orleans
Six arrested in connection with heroin, body armor, assault weapon bust
Federal drug agents seized heroin, assault rifles, body armor and nearly $11,000 in cash in a recent operation in Chalmette, La., the St.
Fri May 10, 2013
Wed May 08, 2013
Delgado, Nunez community colleges to lay off staff
Delgado Community College in New Orleans plans to lay off more than a hundred employees, including dozens of faculty members, while Nunez Community College in Chalmette also is letting go staff.
Tue May 07, 2013
St. Bernard Council approves $3 million hospital bond
President Dave Peralta says flood maps "will result in ridiculous premiums that will stifle the continued growth of our community." The St.
Chalmette Battlefield and National Cemetery will host living history events for Memorial Weekend
In observance of Memorial Day May 27, Chalmette Battlefield and National Cemetery will host Memorial Weekend living history events.
Mon May 06, 2013
Thu May 02, 2013
Tue Apr 30, 2013
St. Bernard driver booked with DWI after slamming into car and school bus, sheriff says
A St. Bernard Parish motorist on Tuesda afternoon slammed into a car that was stopped behind a school bus, injuring that car's driver and shaking up the seven students on the bus, according to St.
Mandeville Catholic Church embroiled in legal battle gets new pastor
The Rev. Mark Lomax, who currently heads St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church in Slidell, will take over as pastor of Our Lady of the Lake parish in Mandeville on July 1, the Archdiocese of New Orleans confirmed.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Zachary Plainsman News
Bandana lantanas are Louisiana Super Plants
Lantana is one of the first flowers I became aware of as a young child in Chalmette.
Tomato Festival to be presented May 3-5 at Our Lady of Prompt Succor in Chalmette
Paying tribute to popular St. Bernard Parish produce, the tomato, Our Lady of Prompt Succor is planning its 62nd annual Tomato Festival.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
N.O. Councilwoman Palmer puts out public appeal to save ferries
New Orleans City Councilwoman Kristin G. Palmer is asking the public to lobby legislators to provide funding for area ferries, which will run out of money in June.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
St. Bernard sheriff says scrap metal theft has been a major problem since Hurricane Katrina
After two New Orleans men and a Chalmette men were arrested on suspicion of stealing copper from air-conditioning units, St.