Kenner

August 01, 2019 - 9:54 am
The 3rd Annual Freedom Fest lineup has been announced for the concert Labor Day weekend in Kenner. Mayor Ben Zahn announced that the free concert will be held in Kenner;s Laketown at the foot of Williams Boulevard and will feature performances by Clint Black, High Valley, John Schneider and Jenna...
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Don Ames
July 07, 2019 - 8:25 am
Accident investigators in the Bahamas are conducting underwater surveying and mapping of the site of a helicopter crash that killed West Virginia coal magnate Chris Cline, his daughter and two of her LSU sorority sisters, as well as three others. LSU and Phi Mu sorority identified the victims as...
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Don Ames
July 06, 2019 - 12:11 pm
A Kenner woman and two of her sorority sisters at LSU are among seven people who died in a helicopter crash in the Bahamas Thursday night. LSU and Phi Mu sorority identified the victims as Jillian Clark of Kenner, Kameron Cline and Brittney Searson as three of the seven victims. All graduated in...
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Thomas Perumean/WWL First News
Thomas Perumean
June 30, 2019 - 5:36 pm
The pursuit of a robbery suspect through Metairie ended in a spectacular crash in Kenner Sunday Afternoon. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Glen Boyd says the driver was a suspect in a robbery earlier this weekend. Boyd says there were no serious injuries and no shots...
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Chris Miller
June 21, 2019 - 12:26 pm
The family of Sean Barrette, the 22-year-old man accused in three killings in Metairie, linked to a murder in New Orleans, and suspected in several more shooting incidents, released a statement today expressing their sorrow at what happened. "To the families and friends who have been devastated by...
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Chris Miller
June 12, 2019 - 2:54 pm
Mardi Gras is returning to Kenner after a 28-year absence. The city and the Krewe of Isis announced plans to parade in 2020. "The krewe of Isis has decide to come to the city of Kenner to parade," said Kenner Mayor Ben Zahn. Zahn called it a homecoming -- the all female krewe began in Kenner in the...
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Chris Miller
June 11, 2019 - 2:10 pm
The Krewe of Isis is moving to a new route in Kenner, reports The New Orleans Advocate . Isis began as a Kenner krewe, but has been a fixture on the Veteran Memorial Boulevard route in Metairie for the last 40 years. The Advocate reports the new route will begin at Esplanade Mall in Kenner, and...
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Lt. Mike Cunningham - Kenner Police
Thomas Perumean
June 10, 2019 - 3:16 pm
A driver towing a motorboat lost his load on I-10 near Loyola in Kenner early Monday afternoon in Kenner. According to Lieutenant Mike Cunningham with Kenner Police, the boat slid off its trailer while travelling on i-10, skidded off the roadway, sailed through a fence and wound up in a canal...
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Jim Hanzo
May 02, 2019 - 8:42 am
Would the Krewe of Caesar be interested in moving to the City of Kenner and remaining in Jefferson Parish? Captain Bob Carnesi recently announced that Caesar is ending it's successful run after 40 years, but Kenner Mayor Ben Zahn is inviting them to parade in Kenner. In fact Zahn said the doors are...
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March 21, 2019 - 7:49 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana will borrow $185 million in April to finance highly sought roadwork across the state, ranging from the widening of Interstate 10 in the capital city to a new Interstate 20 access for Barksdale Air Force Base. The Bond Commission, a panel of statewide elected...
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