Hot Seat: Candidates for St. Bernard Parish State House seat debate
CHALMETTE, La. — Two GOP candidates are in the runoff for the District 103 seat in the Louisiana Legislature. That seat is the only seat for St. Bernard Parish and whoever is elected will represent the entire parish in Baton Rouge. Richie Lewis and Mike Bayham are in the...
SBSO investigating multiple overnight car thefts
SAINT BERNARD, La. — The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a rash of car thefts around midnight on Tuesday. The sheriff's office says that there was a total of seven cars stolen from residences on Despaux Drive in Chalmette, Nancy and Fable Drive in Meraux and Moss Lane in Violet.
East bank levee authority president may have violated political campaigning ban
Clay Cosse, the president of the east bank levee authority, has issued an endorsement statement and contributed money to the campaign of a candidate for St. Bernard Parish president, in an apparent violation of a state law that prohibits electioneering or donations by levee authority board members. Cosse has also...
Local Metairie Resident Fatally Injured in Bicycle Accident in St. Bernard Parish
On November 7, 2023, a fatal accident involving a bicyclist took place in Violet, St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana. The Louisiana State Police Troop B conducted the investigation. They responded to the incident on LA 46 near Port Ship Access Road No1 just after 4:00 p.m. The victim was 25-year-old Joshua J. Chestnut from Metairie.
Man killed while riding bike on highway in St. Bernard Parish
ST. BERNARD PARISH, La. — A man was killed riding his bike on Tuesday afternoon in St. Bernard Parish on LA 46 near Port ship Access Road No1. Police said the crash happened around 4 p.m. when a 2006 Mack dump truck hit and killed 25-year-old Joshua J. Chestnut. Officers said the truck was traveling east on LA 46, at the same time Chestnut turned into the eastbound lane and collided with the truck.
Metairie bicyclist killed after dump truck crash in St. Bernard Parish
A bicyclist is dead after a crash on a St. Bernard Parish highway on Tuesday, Nov, 7, according to Louisiana State Police.
St. Bernard announces temporary Paris Road lane closure due to expected 'super fog'
ST. BERNARD PARISH, La. — The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office announced the temporary closure of the northbound lanes of Paris Road heading out of the parish into the New Orleans and Slidell areas on the morning of Thursday, Nov. 9. According to Sheriff James Pohlmann, the closure is...
Catch and cook: Fishing is on fire at Shell Beach
In this Outside the Levees video, we enjoy the wonderful fishing that St. Bernard Parish has to offer. Afterwards, we head to Dat Kitchen to have them fry up some speckled trout. Go to www.visitstbernard.com to plan your trip. You can view more hunting and fishing videos on Jared Serigné’s...
Chalmette will join the Catholic League
Chalmette just can’t stay away from the Catholic League. The only high school in St. Bernard Parish, which has enjoyed five consecutive District 8-5A football championships over the past six years as the only member not located in Jefferson Parish, has been reassigned to District 9-5A, historically recognized as the Catholic League of New Orleans.
LSP investigating fatal crash of bicyclist in St. Bernard
ST. BERNARD PARISH, La. — The Louisiana State Police are investigating a crash that resulted in the death of a bicyclist Tuesday in St. Bernard Parish. LSP say the crash happened around 4 p.m. Tuesday when a 2006 Mack dump truck struck and killed Joshua J. Chestnut, 25, on LA 46 near Port ship access road No 1 in Violet.
Video Report: St. Bernard Parish marsh fire is 80% contained; the smell of smoke gives residents headaches
• Emergency crews are fighting a marsh fire in St. Bernard Parish, which is now 80% contained. • The smoke from the fire is causing headaches for residents in the area. • Residents are concerned about the health effects of the smoke, especially for children and those with asthma.
Wildfire smoke affects air quality
Wildfires throughout St. Bernard Parish and New Orleans East are pushing smoke to New Orleans areas, filling indoor and outdoor air with a foul smell on Friday morning. Tulane University’s Office of Emergency Preparedness and Response said in an Instagram post that it is aware of the smoke in the greater New Orleans area caused by regional marsh fires.
Louisiana High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Saint Bernard Parish Today - November 6
There is high school basketball action in Saint Bernard Parish, Louisiana today, and the inside scoop on how to watch these games is available below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Saint Bernard Parish, Louisiana...
Wildfires in New Orleans East and St. Bernard Parish Cause Poor Air Quality Due to Smoke Fumes
Experience the smoky haze over New Orleans due to a Wetlands fire in New Orleans East near Bayou Sage. The smoke, smelling like burning tires, is causing poor air quality and health concerns. Unfortunately, no rain is forecasted to alleviate the situation.
Exciting Fishing Adventure at Campos Marina in St Bernard Parish, Louisiana
Join us on a thrilling fishing adventure in St Bernard Parish, Louisiana. Discover the secrets of catching trout, red fish, and sheep's head at the popular Campos Marina in Shell Beach. Learn tips on patience, spotting signs of fish, and using live camp shrimp as bait.