| 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...
| Oct 12, 2010
The Department of Education has a new plan to teach special education students in Orleans Parish.
State School Superintendent Paul Pastorek has a five step approach he will use to help children with learning disabilities.
First Pastorek will implement a...
| Mar 29, 2010
Members of the New Orleans Police Department are investigating the stabbing death of a 22 year-old inmate and the stabbing injury of a 24 year-old inmate.
Both inmates were under the custody of the Orleans Parish Criminal Sheriffs Office. The offense...
| Mar 29, 2010
Christmas trees collected as part of the program to create new marsh habitat will be airlifted into the Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge on Tuesday.
The Louisiana Air National Guard will drop 5,000-6,000 trees that were gathered curbside in Orleans...
| Mar 30, 2010
The Orleans Parish Criminal Sheriff's Office reports that community service inmate Shedrick Godfrey, born April 19, 1961, expired at the Ochsner Baptist Medical Center on Monday.
At midday on Monday, Godfrey was on a community service detail with several...
| Mar 31, 2010
New Orleans police say a 78-year-old wheelchair-bound man went on a killing spree in his Treme home Wednesday morning, shooting to death his 31-year-old domestic partner, her 25-year-old sister and their 50-year-old mother before putting a shotgun to...
| Apr 9, 2010
The U.S. government and Gulf Coast states have consistently violated the human rights of hurricane victims since Hurricane Katrina killed about 1,800 people and caused widespread devastation after striking in August 2005, Amnesty International said...
| Apr 10, 2010
The death of 39-year-old Brian Harris of 7700 block of Allison Road who was fatally shot by a Seventh District New Orleans Police Officer around 10 p.m. Friday evening is being investigated by the NOPD.
According to investigators, Mr. Harris' wife...
| Apr 14, 2010
The criminal justice system is failing victims of domestic abuse. That's what the Orleans Parish District Attorney is saying after a string of high profile cases, in which the accused abusers were found not guilty.
In a surveillance video obtained by ABC...
| Apr 17, 2010
Orleans Parish Criminal Sheriff Marlin N. Gusman today announced the death of inmate Michael Hitzman, W/M, 11/3/78, from an apparent suicide.
Hitzman, who had several prior arrests, was surrendered on Friday at 4:53 P.M. on a Criminal Court Capias for...
| Apr 21, 2010
As the result of an Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office investigation, Joel D. Johnson, 24, was arrested April 20 of charges including possession with intent to distribute marijuana, malfeasance in office and introduction of contraband into a penal...
| Apr 21, 2010
The U.S. Marshals' Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force in New Orleans arrested Darrel Tillis today without incident in the 1900 block of Arts Street in New Orleans.
Tillis was wanted by the Jackson Police Department, Jackson, MS for the murder of 28-...