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Mandatory evacuation order issued for parts of St. Bernard Parish starting at 4 p.m.

ST. BERNARD PARISH – A mandatory evacuation order will go into effect at 4 p.m. for all areas outside the levee system in St. Bernard Parish. 109 more words


Woman killed by ex-husband in brutal ax attack

CHALMETTE, La. – A man is in custody after fatally attacking his ex-wife with an ax this morning on a quiet residential street in Chalmette. 191 more words


Chalmette man arrested for elaborate 'catfishing scheme'

CHALMETTE, La. – The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man they say was running an elaborate “catfishing” scheme to force women into sexual relationships. 275 more words


Chalmette man arrested with stolen handgun, heroin, crack cocaine

CHALMETTE – A Chalmette man was busted with three ounces of heroin, 45.3 grams of crack cocaine, and a stolen handgun.

Members of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office, the Drug Enforcement Administration and the New Orleans Police Department coordinated on the arrest of 33-year-old Chris Wells. 164 more words


UPDATE: No injuries reported at Valero refinery fire in Meraux

UPDATE: Some workers were evacuated, but no one was injured at the Valero refinery in Meraux, and the explosion turned out to be a small fire. 34 more words


UPDATE: Two trucks collide, go up in flames in St. Bernard Parish

UPDATE: Two trucks collided today in the 4900 block of East St. Bernard Highway, injuring one person and spilling diesel fuel onto the road.

The St. 82 more words