Category : Louisiana

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Millennials Are Entering Real Estate Market

By Christopher G. Cox As the U.S. economy recovers from a decade of slow growth, more and more millennials—generally defined as people born between the early 1980s and about 2004—are becoming a significant factor in the real estate market, as t...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Millennials Are Entering Real Estate Market

By Christopher G. Cox As the U.S. economy recovers from a decade of slow growth, more and more millennials—generally defined as people born between the early 1980s and about 2004—are becoming a significant factor in the real estate market, as t...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

2018 Jazz Fest Weekend 1 Brings the Music

Photos by Kichea S. Burt With none of the weather shenanigans that cancelled the first day of the French Quarter Festival, The 49th Annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival rolled in with plenty of sunshine, amazing food and an an incred...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

2018 Jazz Fest Weekend 1 Brings the Music

Photos by Kichea S. Burt With none of the weather shenanigans that cancelled the first day of the French Quarter Festival, The 49th Annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival rolled in with plenty of sunshine, amazing food and an an incred...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Derrick T. “Golden Blade” Hulin

By Glenn Jones Tribal Timeline: Golden Blades 1936 – 1944’s Big Chief Ben Clark 1945 – 1947 – Big Chief Leon “Happy Peanut” Robinson 1948 – 1949 – Big Chief Robert Nathaniel “Robbe” Lee 1949 – 1950 – Big Chief Leon “Happy Peanut” Robinson 1950...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Derrick T. “Golden Blade” Hulin

By Glenn Jones Tribal Timeline: Golden Blades 1936 – 1944’s Big Chief Ben Clark 1945 – 1947 – Big Chief Leon “Happy Peanut” Robinson 1948 – 1949 – Big Chief Robert Nathaniel “Robbe” Lee 1949 – 1950 – Big Chief Leon “Happy Peanut” Robinson 1950...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Data Strut Award Winner Feature: Taylor Fields

By Delaney George Data News Weekly’s 2nd Data Strut Award winner for the 2018 year was announced at Xavier University’s Spring Fashion Show. Miss Taylor Fields showed the most grace, poise, and style on the runway while modeling in multiple lin...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Data Strut Award Winner Feature: Taylor Fields

By Delaney George Data News Weekly’s 2nd Data Strut Award winner for the 2018 year was announced at Xavier University’s Spring Fashion Show. Miss Taylor Fields showed the most grace, poise, and style on the runway while modeling in multiple lin...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Young Black Man Stops Crazed Gunman

By Sheila Burke Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The man who wrestled the gun away from the Waffle House shooting suspect in Tennessee said Sunday if he were going to die, the gunman would “have to work to kill me.” Police are calling James...

Southeast / Louisiana - 2 months ago

Cosby Convicted Of Drugging And Molesting A Woman

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby was convicted Thursday of drugging and molesting a woman in the first big celebrity trial of the #MeToo era, completing the spectacular late-life downfall of a comedian who broke racial barriers in Hollywood on his...