Latest Kenner, Louisiana Stories

2013-07-22 23:21:35

A drunk grandmother had her 10-year old grandson drive her and two others home. Those with an alcohol addiction should check into a professional detox center like Harbor Village and get the medically supervised assistance needed for recovery. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 According to the Times Picayune Greater New Orleans article, Intoxicated woman had 10-year-old grandson drive home, Kenner Police say, on 6/12, a drunk 54-year old woman, Brenda Byrd of Kenner, Louisiana, allowed her...

2009-03-12 15:14:00

Online Door-to-Doctor Times Empower Patients to Decide Where to Seek Fastest Care NEW ORLEANS, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- As more Americans express concern over their healthcare, New Orleans-based Ochsner Medical Center (www.ochsner.org) has taken the first step in becoming more transparent about its available medical care and empowering patients to gain faster service. Ochsner is now posting online, "real time" wait times for its four New Orleans area emergency rooms, thereby allowing...

2008-09-15 03:00:27

By Anonymous Ochsner Health System announces the following openings in southeast Louisiana: The following hospitals are open and fully functional: Ochsner Medical Center, 1514 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner, 180 West Esplanade Ave. Ochsner Medical Center-West Bank, 2500 Belle Chasse Highway, Gretna Ochsner Medical Center-Baton Rouge, 17000 Medical Center Drive, Baton Rouge Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital, 4608 Highway 1, Raceland Ochsner Baptist...

2008-09-08 03:00:16

By Anonymous The East Jefferson Levee District has reduced Airline Highway to two lanes - one inbound and one outbound - as crews began closing the levee at the St. Charles-Jefferson Parish Line in Kenner. Airline Highway (U.S. 61) crosses the west return levee at that point and the roadway is closed when high waters from emergency storm events threaten the area. EJLD executive director Campbell said anyone with questions about the partial and/or eventual closure of the highway should...

2008-09-08 03:00:10

By Anonymous Omni Bank has reopened the following locations today with hours from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.: The drive-up at 3351 N. Causeway Blvd. in Metairie is open, and the lobby at 4305-A N. Clearview Parkway is receiving customers. Branches at 285 W. Esplanade Ave. in Kenner and 201 Huey P. Long Ave., Gretna, and 810 N. Causeway Blvd. in Mandeville are fully operational. In Baton Rouge, the drive-up at 7054 Jefferson Highway is available. Omni customers can also access their money at...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.