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  1. Rising Mississippi River spurs West Bank levee authority to conduct daily patrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... to officials. The Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-West is marshaling assets to plug low spots in Avondale and to respond to problem areas if needed, John Monzon, regional director, said this week. The Army Corps of Engineers activated ...

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  2. Elton Lagasse draws battle lines in Jefferson Parish president campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    ... to stimulate development in on the West Side of the Huey P. Long Bridge, and to locate a new tenant for the former Avondale shipyard. Other platform highlights include streamlining permitting processes and tackling crime and blight. Lagasse also ...

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  3. Reigning Lites 2 Champion Alder Brings More Than Driving To SeriesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Paddock Talk

    ... by Mazda action will take place April 9-12 during the Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, Louisiana, located 15 minutes from the historic French Quarter in New Orleans. For more information about Cooper Tires Prototype ...

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  4. For the Jefferson Performing Arts Center, bare walls no moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NOLA.com

    ... They both gave Slonems to decorate the interior of the Jefferson Economic Development Commission headquarters in Avondale, and a Shane-donated Slonem sculpture of toucans brightens the Veterans Memorial Boulevard median near Clearview Parkway in ...

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  5. Curtis Kyles' murder trial set for September, judge ordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | NOLA.com

    ... a codefendant, Chicwanda Forbes, were accused of forcing St. Pierre out of an Algiers apartment and killing her in Avondale. A worker inspecting canal banks found her body a day later in a wooded area, about 500 feet from U.S. 90. She had been ...

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  6. St. Charles Parish crime reports, March 17-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | NOLA.com

    Deangelia Jackson, 49, 200 Congress Drive, Avondale, was arrested 3/18/15 and booked with DWI, proper control of vehicle, suspended driver's license, DWI- child endangerment. Jeremiah E. Rodney, 27, 8884 Nelson Lane, New Roads, was arrested 3/17/15 and booked with DWI, reckless operation, and vehicular negligent injury.

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  7. USS New Orleans Completes Five Days Of Sea TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WYLD-FM

    The U.S. Navy says the USS New Orleans, the Avondale-built amphibious transport dock ship, has completed five days of sea trials. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune report the sea trials followed an 8-month maintenance period, during which the ship received $16 million in repairs and upgrades at a San Diego shipyard.

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  8. St. Joseph's altar at Waggaman church has New Orleans flairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | NOLA.com

    ... Group. 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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  9. USS New Orleans wraps up sea trials in PacificRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    The U.S. Navy says the USS New Orleans, the Avondale-built amphibious transport dock ship, has completed five days of sea trials. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune report the sea trials followed an 8-month maintenance period, during which the ship received $16 million in repairs and upgrades at a San Diego shipyard.

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  10. Avondale church celebrates resurrection: West Bank religion news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Times-Picayune

    Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church of Avondale, 433 Avondale Garden Road, invites the public to Resurrection Worship April 5 at 8:30 a.m. An egg hunt will immediately follow worship. Macedonia, 1219 Cohen St., Marrero will present its Senior Choir Stage production, "The Crucifixion of Christ," March 27 at 6:30 p.m. Senior Choir Workshop will be March 28 at 1 p.m. The Rev.

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  11. Louisiana festival guide 2015: AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana festivals rev their engines in April, which will bring the inaugural Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana to Avondale. The crowded calendar documents a marathon of festivals, starting with the Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic and culminating in the New Orleans Jazz Fest .

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  12. A.J. Foyt visits IndyCar test at NOLA Motorsports ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | AutoWeek

    IndyCar racing legend and team owner A.J. Foyt made a surprise visit to the series' test at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La., on Monday. Foyt, 80, is becoming more active as he continues to recuperate from triple-bypass surgery in November.

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  13. U.S. 90 eastbound closed in Avondale due to 3-vehicle wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Times-Picayune

    U.S. 90 eastbound is closed to traffic at West Tish Drive due to a three-vehicle wreck, transportation officials said at 8:10 a.m. Tuesday (March 17). Congestion has reached Capitol Drive. There are minor injuries associated with the wreck, according to our news partners at WVUE FOX 8.

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  14. A.J. Foyt makes cameo at NOLA testRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Paddock Talk

    ... that." Foyt made a cameo appearance at the Verizon IndyCar Series team test March 14 at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La. "I think the new cars look pretty nice. The engineers are going to have their hands full with all of the trick stuff they ...

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  15. Dracone signs with Dale Coyne RacingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Motorsport.com

    ... Dale Coyne Racing, with Dracone at the wheel, will continue to test on March 23 and 24 at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, Louisiana. The team will kick off competitive action on March 29 in St. Petersburg, Florida for the 2015 Firestone Grand ...

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  16. Lenten meals at Waggaman church a prized catch for the parishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | NOLA.com

    ... .1279. 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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  17. RYDE Brings Transportation Solution to PGA Tour's Zurich Classic of New OrleansRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | PR.com

    ... the designated driver to return home." RYDE will shuttle fans from cities within a few hours of TPC Louisiana in Avondale, and deliver them directly to the tournament gates. The RYDE will leave TPC at 5:30pm to return fans to their embarking ...

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  18. When Animals Take The FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... Masters at the Barseback Golf & Country Club on July 26, 2009 in Malmo, Sweden. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images) AVONDALE, LA - APRIL 25: A giant alligator sits on the 14th fairway during the first round of the Zurich Classic at TPC Louisiana on ...

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  19. RYDE Brings Transportation Solution to PGA Tour's Zurich Classic of New OrleansRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | PR Log

    ... the designated driver to return home." RYDE will shuttle fans from cities within a few hours of TPC Louisiana in Avondale, and deliver them directly to the tournament gates. The RYDE will leave TPC at 5:30pm to return fans to their embarking ...

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  20. St. Joseph's Day altar, fish fries coming up in Waggaman.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | NOLA.com

    ... Kimball at 504.431.8724. The bus will leave from the James C. Simmons, Sr. Community Center at 4008 U.S. 90 in Avondale, on April 25, instead of April 24. The return date remains April 27. Space on the bus trip is still available for residents age ...

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