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  1. TPC Louisiana ready for 2014 Zurich Classic despite harsh winter conditionsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | NOLA.com

    ... back the growing season and that's not necessarily a good thing for golf courses. But officials at TPC Louisiana in Avondale did a preemptive strike. Because of that, the course, which will host the 2014 Zurich Classic of New Orleans next week, ...

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  2. Owner to study new uses for closing Avondale shipyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Huntington Ingalls Industries will study redeveloping its Avondale, La., shipyard in conjunction with Kinder Morgan Energy Partners.

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  3. Waggaman Civic Association hears report that crime is trending downwardRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Times-Picayune

    ... .4459. Sandra Smith is a Waggaman resident who writes about people and events of community interest in Waggaman and Avondale. She can be reached at waggamannews@yahoo.com or 504.343.6916.

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  4. Huntington Ingalls mulling redevelopment of shipyardRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Mississippi Business Journal

    Shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries said it will look at redeveloping its Avondale, La., shipyard with a Texas-based pipeline company.

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  5. Metairie man wanted for attempted murder arrested in TexasRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | NOLA.com

    ... a holdup at her home on Jan. 13, authorities have said. The robbery occurred in the 100 block of Madeira Drive in Avondale. Saulny and another man entered the woman's residence and demanded her belongings. Although she handed over an undisclosed ...

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  6. Owner to study new uses for closing shipyardRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | The Miami Herald

    Shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries said it will look at redeveloping its Avondale, La., shipyard with a Texas-based pipeline company.

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  7. New, joint venture exploring possibilities at AvondaleRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    There is finally a spark that could lead to a new lease on life for the old Avondale Shipyards on the Westbank of Jefferson Parish.

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  8. Suspect booked with attempted murder in Avondale shootingRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | NOLA.com

    Troy Baptiste, 26, of Avondale, was booked with attempted second-degree murder. He is accused in an Aug. 22 shooting in Avondale that left one man wounded.

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  9. Much support, few facts about study to redevelop Avondale ShipyardRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | NOLA.com

    Avondale Shipyard in June, 2013. The 75-year-old facility cut staff but remained open despite rumors that it would shut down in 2013.

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  10. Every problem in Louisiana is officially solved: JR BallRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | NOLA.com

    ... schools? What's "common" about our "core" curriculum today is that every public, private and charter school from Avondale to Zwolle is on a fast track to A-plus status. Our crumbling highways and surface streets? Not a problem, commuter death ...

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  11. Louisiana bridges rank among nation's worstRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Times

    ... along the Westbank Expressway in Marrero near Barateria Boulevard to a small bridge next to Mosca's restaurant in Avondale to the Huey P Long Bridge that has undergone major upgrades, a new audit says bridges across the New Orleans metro area and ...

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  12. Audit: La. bridges among nation's worstRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    ... along the Westbank Expressway in Marrero near Barateria Boulevard to a small bridge next to Mosca's restaurant in Avondale to the Huey P Long Bridge that has undergone major upgrades, a new audit says bridges across the metro area and state are ...

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  13. Christman Wins Three Races At WERA National At NOLA Motorsports ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Roadracing World

    ... Rob Christman took three podiums during WERA's sprint event Sunday, April 6, 2014 at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, LA. Cloudy skies, cool temperatures and a stiff wind made for interesting conditions on the 2.75-mile course for the combined ...

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  14. BEi Racing / Dunlop Development Back On Top Of The Podium At Round 2...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Paddock Talk

    ... series and the U.S. National Endurance Series presented by Lucas Oil Products held at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, LA on May 5th. Tricky conditions at the start of the race had the team debating which tires to use and deciding to go with the ...

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  15. BEi Racing/Dunlop Development Team Takes Overall Victory At Six-Hour...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Roadracing World

    ... series and the U.S. National Endurance Series presented by Lucas Oil Products held at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, LA on May 5th. Tricky conditions at the start of the race had the team debating which tires to use and deciding to go with the ...

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  16. Waggaman Easter egg hunt is April 19Read the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | NOLA.com

    ... the library's meeting room. Registrations for baseball and softball are now being accepted at Waggaman Playground, Avondale Playground and Kennedy Heights Playground. There is an insurance fee of $4 per child, per sport due at the time of ...

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  17. Suspect in shooting of woman in Avondale eludes police in Plano, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    Police and U.S. Marshals are searching for the 23-year-old suspect in a Louisiana attempted murder case after he fled while they were serving an arrest warrant Friday.

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  18. Television report finds same zip code for Westwego, Bridge City causes mail mixupRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | NOLA.com

    Westwego and Avondale share the 70094 zip code, which has caused mail delays for a Westwego couple, WVUE Fox 8 reported.

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  19. JPSO looking for 26-year-old suspect in Avondale shootingRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | NOLA.com

    JPSO is looking for 26-year-old Troy Baptiste, who deputies say opened fire on Terrence Cline on Aug. 22. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a man suspected of shooting a 23-year-old Avondale man last August.

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  20. PN-G grad, Lamar alum finding success on PGA TourRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... lines up a shot on the first hole during the second round of the Zurich Classic golf tournament at TPC Louisiana in Avondale, La., Friday, April 27, 2012. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Photo: AP, STF

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