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  1. In hearing full of lurid details, bond denied for alleged Darren Sharper accompliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A Thursday hearing to determine whether bond should be granted for a former St. Bernard Parish sheriff's deputy indicted in connection with the Darren Sharper rape case elicited allegations by prosecutors that shocked some in the courtroom. After hearing testimony that Brandon Licciardi allegedly beat his girlfriend until she couldn't walk, dealt in club drugs like bath salts and "Molly" and worked for a Chalmette bookie, a federal judge denied bond.

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  2. St. Bernard 2014 4-H Pet ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    Winners in the unusual pets division at the St. Bernard 4-H Pet Show in Chalmette are Alex Cox, April Liebert, and Alexa Plumstead.

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  3. New Orleans area prep players selected for LHSCA All-Stars football gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... SCA . Hahnville coach Nick Saltaformaggio was chosen as the East All-Star team head coach. Hannan's Pat Lamber and Chalmette's Chris McNamara were chosen as assistant coaches.

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  4. Teacher desk references on Battle of New Orleans presented to schools statewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    The state entity charged with coordinating events commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans has distributed teacher desk references to public and private schools across the state of Louisiana to assist educators with teaching about the American military victory won on the plains of Chalmette. Here, commission chairman and former congressman Henson Moore and commission members Katherine Tommaseo and Michael Bayham presented St. Bernard Parish Public Schools Superintendent Doris Voitier with a copy of the teaching manual.

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  5. Breakfast with Santa held at Our Lady of Prompt Succor in ChalmetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    Our Lady of Prompt Succor School recently held Breakfast with Santa Claus at the school in Chalmette. The OLPS choir, dance team, cheerleaders, and Petites Patriettes performed for a huge crowd of family and friends.

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  6. Breakfast with Santa OLPS 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    Gavin and Riley Moran give Santa a list of Christmas wishes during Breakfast with Santa at Our Lady of Prompt Succor School in Chalmette.

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  7. Nunez Community College in Chamette signs transfer articulation agreement with Nicholls StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    Nunez Community College in Chalmette signed Dec. 17 a Transfer Articulation Agreement with Nicholls State University to assure the transfer of specified Nunez courses in the Business Technology Division of Nunez to the bachelor of science degree program in Business Administration at Nicholls. The signing ceremony, held at Nunez in their new Entrepreneurship Center, was attended by administration and staff of both institutions and Thomas R. Warner, chancellor of Nunez, and Bruce Murphy, president of Nicholls.

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  8. Polar Express activities held at Our Lady of Prompt Succor in ChalmetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    Students in prekindergarten, kindergarten and first grade at Our Lady of Prompt Succor School in Chalmette recently enjoyed a day of Polar Express activities, based on characters and events in the treasured holiday classic by Chris Van Allsburg. In the tale of one Christmas Eve many years ago, a boy lying in bed listening hard for the bells of Santa's sleigh is instead invited by the conductor to board the Polar Express, a train filled with children in their pajamas on their way to the North Pole to visit Santa.

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  9. Follow east bank levee authority meeting on reintroduction of tax...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    ... authority meeting is set to take place in the St. Bernard Parish Council Chambers, 8201 W. Judge Perez Dr. in Chalmette. Add your thoughts and questions to the comments below. If you are reading this on a mobile device, click "View/Post Comments" ...

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  10. Chalmette ferry service suspended until further notice, RTA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    The Algiers-Chalmette ferry has suspended operations until further notice, the Regional Transit Authority said late Wednesday.

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  11. 'The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies' poised to conquer weekend box ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    ... 4 = above average, 3 = good, 2 = fair, 1 = poor. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (3 stars; PG-13) Chalmette Movies, Canal Place, Elmwood Palace, Clearview Palace, Hammond Palace, West Bank Palace, LaPlace Hollywood 7, Kenner Grand, ...

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  12. 'The Interview' yanked from New Orleans and Baton Rouge theaters in face of terrorist threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    ... other movie theaters, the Prytania Theatre opted to pass on the movie even before the recent controversy; the Chalmette Movies has yet to decide whether or not to play it; and La Place Hollywood 7 operator Vishu Mandava said in an email exchange ...

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  13. War of 1812 series concludes with Battle of New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Linn's Stamp News

    The War of 1812: Battle of New Orleans commemorative forever stamp will be issued Jan. 8 in Chalmette, La. It is the final stamp in the three-year War of 1812 series.

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  14. polar expressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    Just the thought of Santa Claus coming this Christmas is enough to bring a smile to the faces of Dillian Miller, Julia Jacob, Benjamin Brown, and teacher Ellen Doody during Polar Express activities at Our Lady of Prompt Succor School in Chalmette.

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  15. Heart of Louisiana: 200th anniversary of Battle of New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A few weeks ago, it was just an overgrown patch of woods in Chalmette. But now that 20-acre site is being cleared and turned into a new battlefield for the largest War of 1812 reenactment ever held in the U.S. About 1,500 British and American re-enactors are planning something very special for the 200th anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans.

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  16. St. Bernard Sheriff's Office opens sub-station at parish line in ArabiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    A long-awaited new sub-station on St. Claude Avenue at the parish line in Arabi has been opened and two others on Judge Perez Drive in Arabi and on Paris Road in Chalmette are being built, with all three paid for by FEMA funds. "I am proud to stand in front of this magnificent building that will serve this community for years,'' St. Bernard Sheriff James Pohlmann told a crowd at a Dec. 10 ribbon-cutting, which included Sheriff's Office employees, representatives of FEMA and the contracting, engineering and architecture firms which did the job.

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  17. Polly Campbell is new director of St. Bernard Anti-Drug CoalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    ... working in beautification efforts in the parish, along with being affiliated with the Arc, which has a program in Chalmette for intellectually challenged adults. The St. Bernard Anti-Drug Coalition was formed with a goal of reducing illegal drug use ...

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  18. St. Bernard Courthouse renamed after longtime DA Jack RowleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    ... meeting on the proposed rate increases for 4 p.m. Monday (Dec. 22) in Council Chambers, 8201 W. Judge Perez Dr. in Chalmette. He said the proposed increases will go to the full council for a vote at the 7 p.m. Jan. 6 council meeting, at the Old ...

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  19. 'Pay it Forward' is popular at PJ's Coffeehouse in ChalmetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    Mother Teresa said, "If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one." In the spirit of giving and charity, employees at PJ's Coffeehouse in Chalmette often start a "pay it forward" chain in the drive-thru line.

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  20. Follow St. Bernard Council meeting on courthouse name change, budget and more, at 3 p.m. TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NOLA.com

    ... hearing. The Tuesday council meeting is set to take place in the Council Chambers, 8201 W. Judge Perez Dr. in Chalmette. Add your thoughts and questions to the comments below. If you are reading this on a mobile device, click "View/Post Comments" ...

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