Archive for January 2012

St. Bernard Middle School Honor Roll

Jan 30th, 2012 | By

“A” Honor Roll Sixth Grade: Austin Billiot, Kelsey Billiot, Kasey Esteves, Hannah Fisher, Olivia Gonzales, Asia Hookfin, Khelsie Morales, Emily Snyder, and Hailey Stabinsky Seventh Grade: Aronisha Mickell Eighth Grade: Bailie D’Antoni and Tylon Richard “A/B” Honor Roll: Sixth Grade: Kennedy Asevado, Rodney Burke, Brenee Callais, Jared DarDar, Bryce Doty, Maura Duhe, Jared Fisher, Payce […]



Andrew Jackson’s Honor Roll

Jan 30th, 2012 | By

Principal’s Honor Roll (4.0GPA) Sixth Grade: Gavin Dennis, Tommy Hall Seventh Grade: Hailey Bauman, Azizah Hinnawi, Nicole Maradiaga, Courtney Saulsman Eighth Grade: Hai Nguyen Scholar Honor Roll (3.5-3.99GPA) Sixth Grade: Shelby Deaton, Gabrielle Ducote, Brevin Lassalle, Hassan Nassar, Mickayla Pampas, Tai Tran, Brionne Wright Seventh Grade: Ahmad Alkurd, Meghan Carollo, Gisselle Carvajal, Jardin Gonzales-Plummer, Abigale […]



N.P. Trist’s Honor Roll

Jan 30th, 2012 | By

Principal Honor Roll 6th grade: Brooke Burgard, Jade Collins, Dane Keirsey, Meghan St.Angelo 7th Grade: Aroosa Cheema, Tony Le, Kenny Nguyen, Emily Pulley 8th Grade: Aleena Cheema, Riley Loria, Kim Tran Scholar Honor Roll 6th Grade: Lena Damond, Amaya Deterville, Caylee Elder, Alexis Encardes, Dylan Fuselier, Hailey Gallo, Keith Lagrange, Blaze Lavergne, Emily Lion, Zachary […]



C’est Arbor Day!

Jan 30th, 2012 | By
C’est Arbor Day!

Arbor Day was celebrated at Arabi Elementary School on January 25, with members of the Federated Council of New Orleans Garden Clubs (FCNOGC), Civic Beautification Association (CBA) of Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines and St. Bernard Parishes, Country Club Home Gardeners (CCHG), and Green Thumb Garden Club (GTG). The groups donated money for the planting of four […]



Parish Gov. employees booked with theft

Jan 30th, 2012 | By
Parish Gov. employees booked with theft

Two St. Bernard Parish government employees were fired and subsequently arrested, following an investigation into stolen Parish property. Glenn Rocher, 31 of Chalmette, and Rickey Diecidue, 53, had both been employed with St. Bernard Public Works’ Road Department for over two years, a division of Parish Government. According to Sheriff-elect James Pohlmann, a recent joint […]



SBPG fires lobbying firm

Jan 30th, 2012 | By

President Dave Peralta announced that the Parish Government is still facing a potential $2 million shortfall in the operating budget, and that the members of both the legislative and executive branches of this entering government were going to have to make tough decisions to ensure services for the people of St. Bernard Parish do not […]



Security breach in Parish building

Jan 30th, 2012 | By

Discovery of tape recorder prompts Council action Members of the St. Bernard Parish Council have released details on a recent security breach at their main office, in the Government Building in Chalmette. As the newly elected Council members were still preparing to take the oath of office several weeks ago, a meeting between members of […]



State testing begins in March

Jan 23rd, 2012 | By

State testing will take place on March 20, and April 12-17, for St. Bernard Parish students in grades 2 – 11. Students in grade 2 will take the ITBS (Iowa Test of Basic Skills). Students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 will be administered the iLEAP. The iLEAP is an integrated LEAP that combines […]



Local tax experts speak to Chamber

Jan 23rd, 2012 | By
Local tax experts speak to Chamber


Parish remembers Sammy Nunez

Jan 23rd, 2012 | By
Parish remembers Sammy Nunez

Longtime state official leaves legacy of public service This week, St. Bernard Parish mourned the passing of long serving legislator and native son Samuel “Sammy” Nunez Jr. Nunez passed on January 15, 2012, at the age of 81 from complications resulting from pneumonia. As a former member of the Louisiana House and Senate—including service as […]