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Mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus found in 6 locations across Orleans Parish

NEW ORLEANS – Mosquitoes infected with the West Nile Virus have been found in six different locations across New Orleans.

The infected mosquitoes were caught on North Broad Street, Downman Road, Elysian Fields Avenue, Harrison Avenue, Mirabeau Avenue, and Paris Avenue, according to the Mosquito and Termite Control Board. 74 more words

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Mosquitoes infected with West Nile found in Orleans Parish

NEW ORLEANS – Mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus have been found in Orleans Parish.

At least two mosquitoes collected last week tested positive for the virus, according to LaTonya Norton, the press secretary for the Office of Mayor LaToya Cantrell. 127 more words

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Booker T. Washington High School, New Orleans, Louisiana, Orleans Parish

     The story of two schools, one in New Orleans, the other in Shreveport, the story of two Lion siblings caught at the crossroads of migration and integration, the dreams of two men, Booker T. 85 more words

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Civil District Court closed after elevator service fails

UPDATE: Civil District Court will be reopen Monday, May 21.

NEW ORLEANS – Orleans Parish Civil District Court has been closed after elevator service in the building failed. 31 more words

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Jury finds man guilty of killing his own uncle in Algiers

NEW ORLEANS — The Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office says it took jurors about one hour to find 31-year-old Trae Williams guilty of manslaughter in the death of his own uncle. 150 more words

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Walter L. Cohen High School, New Orleans, Louisiana, Orleans Parish

Walter L. Cohen High School, New Orleans, Louisiana, Orleans Parish     Cohen High School has three year books posted from the years immediately preceding their closing.  The years, 1969, 1967 and 1965, were remarkable because of the extensive portrayal of a student body engaged in all aspects of high school life. 34 more words

Walter L. Cohen High School, New Orleans, Louisiana, Orleans Parish

Walter L. Cohen High School, New Orleans, Louisiana, Orleans Parish   Hornets are difficult to forget because they come with a sting, in this case, a pleasant sting. 63 more words