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  1. Jefferson and NapoleonRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... against slavery, and Barack Obama inadvertently aided Vladimir Putin's Russian resurgence. Likewise, Thomas Jefferson fell victim to, and benefited from, events half a world away. The Napoleonic Wars impacted the entire western world, including the ...

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  2. Ian Frazier: The company behind the metal barricade.Read the original story

    May 25, 2014 | The New Yorker

    ... says, "Friedrichs Custom Mfg. Inc., 303 Butterworth St., New Orleans, LA 70121." On other units, the label says, "Jefferson, LA," instead of "New Orleans." Suspiciously, the Zip Code given for both municipalities is the same. . . . Subscribers have ...

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  3. Memorial Day events planned in Jefferson ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Memorial Day is May 26, and a number of events are planned across East Jefferson and the West Bank over Memorial Day weekend.

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  4. Jefferson Parish public schools launch biggest technology push since Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... on opposite ends of a spectrum, both campuses are part of the largest public school system in Louisiana , in Jefferson Parish, which educates 47,000 students and which is methodically seeking a broad upgrade of its technology at the same time it is ...

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  5. Jefferson Parish School Board to vote on teacher salary raisesRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish public school employees could see their first pay raise in three years if the School Board concurs Tuesday.

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  6. MacKenzie: What the church gave me at my graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | The Town Talk

    ... step" of their lives. It has been 38 years since my first "next step," graduation from Riverdale High School in Jefferson, La. Many of those "walking" have been in a "life-long" relationship with the church. Some have been in a sporadic or new ...

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  7. Jefferson man gets a year of probation in fatal scooter collisionRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    A Jefferson man who pulled his pickup truck out on Jefferson Highway and into the path of a motorized scooter, causing a collision that killed the driver , has been sentenced to one year of probation.

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  8. Three families escape Old Jefferson fire unharmedRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish firefighters around 6 a.m. Monday put out a residential fire in the 600 block of Labarre Road that damaged two houses and two apartments, according to our news partners at FOX 8. There's no immediate word about injuries.

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  9. Firefighters battle 3-alarm blaze in JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    THAT FIRE INVOLVES TWO HOUSES. IT BROKE OUT AROUND 4 O'CLOCK THIS MORNING ON LABARRE ROAD NEAR JEFFERSON HIGHWAY.

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  10. Jefferson Parish deputies risk their lives searching burning house: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Minnie Mell Varnado is shown here at a birthday party in August 2009. Her house on Betz Avenue in Jefferson went up in flames Friday.

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  11. Young father, a veteran, needs help fighting brain cancerRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... and living expenses. The Sean Schaff Benefit will be held on May 21 at Southport Hall, 200 Monticello Ave., Jefferson at River Road, from 6 to 10 p.m. The $75 ticket price includes food, an open bar and music by a D.J. There will be raffles, a ...

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  12. Jefferson and NapoleonRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... against slavery, and Barack Obama inadvertently aided Vladimir Putin's Russian resurgence. Likewise, Thomas Jefferson fell victim to, and benefited from, events half a world away. The Napoleonic Wars impacted the entire western world, including the ...

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  13. Jefferson and NapoleonRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... against slavery, and Barack Obama inadvertently aided Vladimir Putin's Russian resurgence. Likewise, Thomas Jefferson fell victim to, and benefited from, events half a world away. The Napoleonic Wars impacted the entire western world, including the ...

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  14. Crawfish cook-offs abound in East Jefferson, the West BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    You've still got plenty of chances to chow down on crawfish from champion cooks at several upcoming crawfish boils on the West Bank and in East Jefferson.

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  15. A few new faces in command at JPSO patrol districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Over the span of five months, all of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office's four patrol districts saw changes in command.

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  16. Jefferson Parish School Board member won't seek re-electionRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Pat Tovrea said Thursday he will not seek re-election this year to the Jefferson Parish School Board.

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  17. Grocery store becomes art gallery for Kenner elementaryRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... The north Kenner school and Winn-Dixie joined together to present "Art Fest," to show their support for CASA Jefferson. The event was held in conjunction with the Terrance Osborne Playhouse tour, which is the result of a partnership with Winn-Dixie ...

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  18. Parishes not part of effort to sidetrack wetland suitsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | The Advocate

    Even as the Louisiana Legislature is moving toward derailing the lawsuit a New Orleans-area levee board filed against 97 energy companies for damage to coastal marshes, lawmakers appear to be backing off action against similar litigation filed by Jefferson and Plaquemines parishes.

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  19. Yvonne Church GayeRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 | Fort Collins Coloradoan

    Yvonne was a Homemaker and loving Mother to Sons Jean and Jody. She is also survived by her Sister Gloria Church Burkett of Jefferson, Louisiana; Nephews Bill and Bob Burkett; Grandchildren Adam and Sommer Gaye, and Great-Granddaughter, Mackenzie Gaye.

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  20. Jefferson deputies investigate car lot burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... there is a big market for that sort of thing IT'S THE LATEST IN A STRING OF BURGLARIES TARGETING USED CAR LOTS IN JEFFERSON PARISH. JEFFERSON DEPUTIES SAY THERE HAVE BEEN SEVERAL MORE INSTANCES IN METAIRIE AND KENNER. IT'S UNCLEAR IF THE BREAK IN AT ...

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