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  1. Along Metairie Road, a call for small-scale growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Once a trail used by native Americans, Metairie Road might be the oldest road in Jefferson Parish.

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  2. St. Mary Parish daily arrest report for June 11, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 39 complaints and reports the following arrests: Laya Watson age 25 of 802 South Main Street Jefferson, La April Dixon age 30 of 403 Dejean Circle Crowley, La were both arrested on June 10, 2014 at 750am on charge of ... (more)

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  3. Franklin Banner-Tribune & Morgan City Daily-Review, St. Mary Parish, LaRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Banner-Tribune

    St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert reported the following arrests: Laya Watson, 25, of Jefferson, La., and April Dixon, 30, of Crowley, were arrested Tuesday at 7:50 a.m. on charges of disturbing the peace by fighting.

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  4. AARP Safe Driver class coming up in JeffersonRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    An AARP Safe Driver Class for drivers age 50 and older will be held July 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Jefferson Senior Center, 4518 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson.

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  5. 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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  6. Jefferson Parish arrest reports, June 2-3Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... Terrytown and booked with DWI-third arrest and improper control of a vehicle. Jules Wise Jr., 27, 261 Jules Ave., Jefferson, was arrested at home and booked with contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile, possession of drug paraphernalia and ...

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  7. Travaris Cadet sets sights on expanding role with SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ--Pierre Thomas heads down court with a stolen ball as the New Orleans Saints players participate in the Black and Gold Hoops Challenge III basketball game Wednesday against local police officers, fire fighters and military members at the Jefferson Playground gym in Jefferson, La.

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  8. Jefferson Parish adopts new scoring criteria for alternative charter high schoolsRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    The Jefferson Chamber Foundation Academy, the Harvey charter school that serves older drop-outs, has a new five-year lease on life.

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  9. Authorities: Old Jefferson man arrested after teen hospitalized with a bad reaction to 'Mojo'Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Jules Wise Jr., 27, of Old Jefferson, was arrested and booked with contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile after authorities say he provided a substance believed to be synthetic marijuana to a 14-year-old boy who was later hospitalized with convulsions.

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  10. After moving to New Orleans, West Jefferson residents would consider...Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Safe neighborhoods, sense of community and good schools were listed as priorities among participants in a six-month study looking at the struggles of West Jefferson.

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  11. 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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  12. Presenting the 2014 East Jefferson valedictorians and salutatoriansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Here are the 2014 East Jefferson Parish valedictorians. Many list ambitious post-secondary plans and majors, and it will be interesting to see what these graduating seniors do with their smarts as they enter young adulthood.

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  13. St. Matthew the Apostle in River Ridge honors youth group membersRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... The 100 pets and handlers of the Visiting Pet Program currently visit 20 nursing homes and hospitals in Orleans, Jefferson and St. Tammany parishes. At facilities on both sides of the river and lake, the pet program volunteers live up to their motto ...

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  14. Jefferson Dollars for Scholars awards scholarships during ceremony in MetairieRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Dollars for Scholars awarded 130 college scholarships to high school seniors from Jefferson Parish public schools during a ceremony at the Holiday Inn in Metairie.

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  15. Is K-8 the answer to Jefferson Parish's middle-school achievement gap?Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish School Board members and school administrators join Board Member Ray St. Pierre as the John Ehret athletic complex is renamed in his honor.

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  16. Jefferson Playground baseball/softball jamboree is coming upRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Come out and hear the crack of the bat and celebrate the start of summer at the Jefferson Playground Annual Baseball/Softball Jamboree on June 6, 7 and 8. Ball games and activities will take place beginning Friday evening and throughout the weekend at Jefferson Playground, 4100 South Drive, Jefferson.

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  17. Jefferson Parish LEAP scores continue to improve, still lag stateRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish School Board members and school administrators join Board Member Ray St. Pierre as the John Ehret athletic complex is renamed in his honor.

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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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