Tag Archives: New Orleans

Will Smith Shot, Killed in New Orleans; Suspect Arrested

Will Smith Shot, Killed in New Orleans; Suspect Arrested

A man was arrested Sunday in the shooting death of former New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith, who helped the team win Super Bowl XLIV, its only championship. Smith was rear-ended while driving in New Orleans’s Lower Garden District on Saturday night, causing him to hit a vehicle in front of him, police …

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Guilty Plea in Case of 6-Year-Old Girl Stabbed, Stuffed Into Trash Can

Matthew Flugence, 22, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder Thursday to brutally stabbing a 6-year old girl in 2013 whose remains were found stuffed into a trashcan in a New Orleans suburb. The man submitted the plea at a hearing in Gretna and agreed to serve life in prison, avoiding a death …

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Mysterious Christmas Tree Lights Up a Window from Abandoned Charity Hospital

Mysterious Christmas Tree Lights Up a Window from Abandoned Charity Hospital

NEW ORLEANS —If you look up at the shuttered Charity Hospital on Tulane Avenue, you may just see a bright light in the shape of a Christmas tree coming from one of the windows. Social media lit up this week after photos surfaced of the spooky discovery at the hospital …

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#BubbleRunNola Participants Run Through Fun Colored Foam in 3-Mile Race in New Orleans

#BubbleRunNola Participants Run Through Colored Foam in 3-Mile Race in New Orleans

The race takes place in Zephyrs Baseball Stadium. Participants run through colored foam trees and bogs to complete the course. Bubble Run said that thousands are expected to participate. #BubbleRunNola How Does This Go Down? Super Simple. Clad in white t-shirts, Participants run, walk, dance and play across 3 miles of …

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