Bayou St. John

Don Ames
February 14, 2019 - 8:04 pm
A three-alarm fire at the Esplanade Apartments at City Park forced residents to evacuate Thursday afternoon. The fire began about 5:45 p.m. at the apartment complex on Esplanade near Bayou St. John. Officials said the fire started in an apartment on the seventh floor of the building. Dozens of...
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Don Ames
February 10, 2019 - 1:36 pm
Area residents near Bayou St. John are trying to keep an invasive weed from spreading A group of neighbors got together Saturday to do their part, pulling the unpleasant plants from the waterway They donned garden gloves, and armed themselves with shovels and rakes in an effort to stop the...
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Chris Miller
May 18, 2018 - 5:28 pm
A severe thunderstorm that hit New Orleans this afternoon threw around tents, tables, and chairs being set up for this weekend's Bayou Boogaloo. The New Orleans Advocate reports the Boogaloo was canceled for today. Heavy rain also caused street flooding and dropped marble-sized hail in some areas...
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Don Ames
May 26, 2017 - 7:17 am
There are plenty of area events to keep you occupied this Memorial Day Weekend. There's fun to had on both sides of the lake. Bayou Country Superfest is this weekend at the Superdome. Headliner include Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Brooks and Dunn and Hank Williams Junior. Click here for more...
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