| Jul 1, 2011
| 9:00 AM
I have been watching President Obama's dance about gay marriage. His adroit pirouette, punctuated by bows to the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender community and dips and flourishes to the anti-gay marriage groups, has been disingenuously described by his...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 3:08 PM
The problem with preachers is that they preach.
Their strength is their stories.
Parrish Smith remembers how one put him to sleep and the other kept him awake. Now he introduces viewers to the difference in a new documentary trilogy, "The Scroll:...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 6:14 PM
30-year old, Jeremiah Wright is accused of bludgeoning, decapitating and dismembering his wheelchair-bound, 7-year old son, Jori Lirette.
Thibodaux Police said on Sunday afternoon a passing driver saw the boy's decapitated head on the side of the road. ...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 4:27 PM
In a court hearing held today in Lafourche Parish, Judge Ashly Bruce Simpson appointed 30-year old, Jeremiah Wright an attorney.
Wright could not afford an attorney on his own. One of the state's leading public defenders, Kerry Cuccia, Director of...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 9:31 PM
Hundreds of Thibodaux residents turned out to pay their respects to a 7-year old boy who was allegedly slain by his father.
Jori Lirette, a wheelchair-bound child who suffered from cerebral palsy was killed and decapitated by his father Jeremiah Wright...
| Aug 23, 2011
The quiet city of Thibodaux has been rocked by the brutal murder of 7-year-old Jori Lirette. His father faces first-degree murder charges and possibly the death penalty. WGNO's Vanessa Bolano was among the crowd at the child's funeral.
| Oct 18, 2011
| 12:18 PM
Lafourche Parish Judge John LeBlanc ruled Tuesday afternoon that Jeremiah Wright is not mentally competent to stand trial.
Wright will be placed in the custody of mental health professionals until Judge LeBlanc reviews the case again in 90 days....
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:39 AM
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Louisiana police dealing with the discovery of a decapitated child have gotten mandatory trauma counseling on their chief's orders.
Chief Scott Silverii called in counselors for all staff who dealt with the death last month of...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 1:05 AM
We need democracy in this country ... and not a democracy that is run by politicians ... that are bought by corporations ... we need a democracy in this country ... where the people have the right to print money ... not a nebulous Federal Reserve ......
| May 16, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Eastern Elementary School has announced its good citizens for April.
They included: Emily Temple, Alyssia Smith, Ashlyn Koontz, Makenna Deimler, Andrew Ballard, Jacob Lorenzen, Bailey Webb, Abigail Ballard, Micaiah Hodge, Kalilah Blake, Alanna Gladhill,...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:19 PM
Gospel music, liturgical dancing, preaching and teaching -- and a sermon by President Barack Obama's former pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright Jr. of Chicago -- will be the fare in Fort Lauderdale June 14-17 at the National Baptist Congress.