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  1. Rebate program puts kids in private schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    ... cap. Vouchers, by contrast, are limited to however much the Legislature appropriates. State Rep. Kirk Talbot, R-River Ridge, who sponsored the legislation that created the program , said he carefully studied the good and bad in other state programs ...

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  2. John Curtis principal Larry Manguno to retire in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Times-Picayune

    John Curtis Christian School principal Larry Manguno will retire at the end of June after more than 50 years of service, he confirmed Friday . Manguno, 83, has been a staple at the River Ridge private school since its founding and has served as principal for the past three decades.

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  3. Memorial Day ceremonies in Jefferson Parish honor veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | NOLA.com

    ... 42 years he was commander of the VFW organization. Friday morning, members of American Legion Post 397 , Harahan-River Ridge hosted a Memorial Day Ceremony at Veterans Memorial Square in the neutral ground at the intersection of Veterans Memorial ...

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  4. Wallace signing continues ASU's La. successRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Arizona Republic

    ... Here's how recruiting analysts view Bo Wallace , who soon will graduate from John Curtis Christian High in River Ridge, La.: He's long and explosive. He has a great first step and he's capable of playing defensive end or outside linebacker, which is ...

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  5. Former Notre Dame signee Bo Wallace visits ASURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Arizona Republic

    ... as planned, is visiting Arizona State. Wallace (6-foot-4 and 215 pounds) attends John Curtis Christian High in River Ridge, La. He signed with Notre Dame in February, but announced last week he would not enroll with the school. He told NDInsider.com ...

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  6. Harahan reserve officer starts program to help students choose wiselyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Times-Picayune

    Being concerned about the well-being of grammar school students in Harahan and River Ridge, Harahan Reserve Police Officer Darlene Schwartz took it upon herself to develop the HOPE program. Through this program, she educates students about the consequences of bullying/cyberbullying, smoking, alcohol, marijuana, synthetic marijuana and the usage of other drugs, such as heroin, cocaine, crack, LSD and methamphetamines.

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  7. Kenner police arrest man wanted for firing at former family friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Times-Picayune

    ... McGregor, spokesman for the Kenner Police Department . Washington, 25, is accused of shooting at a 35-year-old River Ridge man outside of a store in the 1000 block of Third Street in Kenner on April 28. The victim told officers he grew up Washington ...

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  8. Body of missing River Ridge boater found Saturday in Rattlesnake BayouRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Louisiana Sportsman

    Search and rescue crews found the body of a River Ridge man Saturday afternoon, just hours after he apparently was ejected from his boat on Rattlesnake Bayou in Plaquemines Parish. According to a press release from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Gary Folks, 61, of River Ridge, died after losing steering control of his boat and being ejected into the water.

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  9. Crews find body of River Ridge boater near Port SulphurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | NOLA.com

    Search-and-rescue crews found the body of a River Ridge man shortly after noon on Saturday, following a boating incident on Rattlesnake Bayou near Port Sulphur. Authorities say Gary Folks, 61, was driving his boat in the bayou around 9 a.m. Saturday when he lost steering control.

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  10. River Ridge man, 61, killed in Port Sulphur boating accident Saturday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | NOLA.com

    A 61-year-old River Ridge man was killed during a boating accident near Port Sulphur Saturday morning . A 61-year-old River Ridge man was killed in a boating accident in Port Sulphur Saturday morning , according to a news release from Plaquemines Parish Sheriff Lonnie Greco.

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  11. River Ridge man dies following boating accident near Port SulphurRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries agents are investigating a boating accident that left a 61-year-old River Ridge man dead. The incident occurred Saturday around 9:20 a.m. about 12 miles south of Port Sulphur.

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  12. Body of missing boater recovered in Rattlesnake BayouRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... the potential for damaging wind, hail, and possibly a brief tornado. Search and rescue crews found the body of a River Ridge man around 1:30 p.m. today, May 9 following a single boat incident in Rattlesnake Bayou in Plaqumines Parish. Search crews ...

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  13. Jefferson Parish deputies recover 4 stolen vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Deputies got an email tipping them off about the possibility of stolen cars at a home in the 300 block of South Bengal Road in River Ridge. They went out to the home May 6 to investigate and later stopped 36-year-old Norman Bryant, who lives at the address, in a stolen Chevy Tahoe.

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  14. Tip leads JPSO to backyard chop shop in River RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office detectives arrested Norman Bryant, left, and booked him with four counts of possession of stolen property after they discovered three stolen cars at his River Ridge home. Bryant is also accused of putting a fourth stolen vehicle at the Metairie home of a relative of Roy Thompson, right, who has also been implicated in the investigation, authorities said.

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  15. Prom 2015: John Curtis celebrates 'Hollywood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | NOLA.com

    John Curtis Christian School held its Junior-Senior Prom on March 28 at the Rose Garden in River Ridge. The prom theme was "Hollywood.'

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  16. Suspect shot by Lafayette Parish Sheriff DeputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Louisiana State Police are investigating an officer involved shooting in Lafayette Parish Friday night. Police say just before 8:30 p.m., Lafayette Parish Sheriff Deputies visited the 1600 block of River Ridge Road to question a suspect about a disturbance in the 100 block of Crip Lane.

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  17. Complete Saturday election resultsRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... O'Brien is running for the 2nd District seat on the Jefferson Parish Council. O'Brien, a Republican who lives in River Ridge, is president of Avondale Container Yard. He said he is challenging incumbent Paul Johnston to bring accountability and ...

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  18. House lawmakers proposing changes to construction budgetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Advocate

    ... Lawmakers in the chamber already voted 94-2 this week for a more limited proposal by Rep. Kirk Talbot, R-River Ridge, that would require the joint House and Senate committee approval for local projects. The review wouldn't cover larger state ...

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  19. Michael O'Brien to run for 2nd District Jefferson Parish Council postRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | NOLA.com

    West Bank businessman Michael O'Brien is running for the 2nd District seat on the Jefferson Parish Council . O'Brien, who lives in River Ridge, is president of Avondale Container Yard.

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  20. Top Workplace: 1st Lake PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Times-Picayune

    Tiffany Marks shows the photographer a model apartment at the Sawmill Creek property in River Ridge.

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