July 02, 2018 - 5:36 am
GONZALES, La. (AP) — Police say a Louisiana man accused of shooting another man multiple times in the parking lot of a Quaker Steak & Lube has been arrested. Lt. Steven Nethken with the Gonzales Police Department tells The Baton Rouge Advocate that investigators say 34-year-old James Batiste...
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March 26, 2018 - 11:44 am
(WWL.com) Two people are dead after being hit while riding a motorcycle at two o’clock Monday morning. The accident occurred when a 14 year old juvenile was driving a vehicle in the wrong lane. 42 Year old Robert Stafford of Gonzales and 45 year old Dusty Duet of Prairieville were killed when they...
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February 12, 2018 - 8:58 am
(AP) - A Louisiana woman discovered a big surprise while checking her tickets for recent Louisiana Lotto drawings: She held the sole winning ticket for the Jan. 20 jackpot worth $525,000. Lottery officials say 83-year-old Josephine Prendergast, of Gonzales, after reading and checking the numbers,...
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Chris Miller
January 03, 2018 - 5:29 pm
Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto today announced three people are in custody in connection with the murder of a Westbank resident. They are accused of murdering 20-year-old Francisco Nieves of Gretna. "On January 2, 2018, at approximately 12:15 a.m., the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office...
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The Food Show with Tom Fitzmorris
April 22, 2016 - 9:51 am
The food scene this weekend is dominated by the Jazz Festival, where the eats are as good as the music, and in exactly the same way. In the past few years of the Jazz Festival, the food offerings seem to have reached a plateau. A few new vendors appear, but they fade into the familiar array. It’s a...
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