| Apr 1, 2011
MICHAEL ROUSSEL, age 46, a captain with the New Orleans Police Department, was convicted by a federal jury sitting in New Orleans of conspiracy and two counts of wire fraud, announced U. S. Attorney Jim Letten.
According to evidence introduced at trial,...
| Dec 23, 2010
Many New Orleans homes and businesses across New Orleans lost water pressure briefly after the failure one of the four huge turbines that powers the Sewerage & Water Board's pumps.
Unlike a Nov. 19 failure that brought a 41-hour advisory to boil water,...
| Sep 15, 2010
The Brees Dream Foundation is matching a $25,000 Pepsi contribution, to provide $50,000 in total support to Audubon Nature Institute and the Louisiana Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Rescue Program.
Pepsi Beverages Company, the local Pepsi bottler for South...
| Sep 15, 2010
You may have noticed construction crews using heavy equipment in and around your neighborhood.
It's all part of Entergy's effort to improve city-wide utility service.
Three years ago the Utility began the process of replacing more than 8-hundred miles...
| Oct 11, 2010
| 1:58 PM
Entergy New Orleans, Inc. is pledging $1 million to the City of New Orleans to support community programs. The donation will specifically benefit the New Orleans Recreation Department and the New Orleans Council on Aging.
" Entergy's support of these...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 9:45 PM
11:45PM UPDATE: New Orleans Fire Department has announced the closure of several streets in uptown because of the 6 alarm fire.
Prytania Street between St. Andrew and Jackson and Josephine St. between Coliseum and St. Charles will be closed to all...
| May 9, 2012
| 7:30 PM
If you hear President Barack Obama will help you pay your utility bills, t's not true. The Better Business Bureau is warning people about this scam reported in five states.
The scammers are targeting Entergy customers in our area. Entergy says scammers...
| May 12, 2012
| 6:43 AM
The Palisades Nuclear Plant in Van Buren County is back up and operating after being out of service for more than a month.
Entergy's Palisades Nuclear Plant was returned to service at 5:34 a.m. Saturday, ending a 33 day, 19 hour, 8 minute refueling and...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Deputies say a man trying to steel copper wire ended up cutting his life short. Entergy workers responding to a substation in Houma because of a power outage made a surprising discovery, the body of a man that appeared to have been electrocuted.
| Aug 5, 2011
Sheriff Vernon Bourgeois said that Terrebonne Parish detectives continued the Entergy Electric Substation investigation that was reported to the Sheriff's Office on Wednesday, August 3, 2011.
Detectives learned that Tonya Naquin was with her boyfriend,...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 11:22 AM
The Palisades nuclear plant has been downgraded by the Nuclear Regulatory Comittee (NRC) following two safety related incidents in 2011.
Plants are graded into five categories, with the fifth being the worst, the first being the best. Palisades went from...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 6:47 AM
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) announced it will deploy a special inspection team to investigate the August 9th failure of an emergency service water pump at New Orleans-based Entergy Nuclear’s Palisades nuclear power plant on the Lake...