Tag: New Orleans

Usher To Executive Produce Series Based On New Orleans Brothels Of The Jazz Age

When it comes to Diamond-selling pop superstar Usher, it wouldn’t be far off in the least bit to describe him as a Renaissance Man. He’s been musically relevant for almost 30 years now, his dance skills are literally second only to the late Michael… Continue Reading “Usher To Executive Produce Series Based On New Orleans Brothels Of The Jazz Age”

1 Dead, 2 Injured In High School Graduation Shooting At Xavier University

Xavier University is known for a lot of prominent things, from being the only Catholic HBCU to having notable alumni like New Orleans’ first Black female mayor LaToya Cantrell and SuperSonics legend Slick Watts. Sadly, the 97-year-old HBCU will also be remembered for a… Continue Reading “1 Dead, 2 Injured In High School Graduation Shooting At Xavier University”

Anthony Mackie Buys 20 Acres Of Land in New Orleans To Build Film & TV Studio

Celebrated actor Anthony Mackie is getting ahead of his role as the MCU’s next Captain America by making a business move that will not only benefit his acting career but also provide jobs for many in his hometown of New Orleans. movie View this… Continue Reading “Anthony Mackie Buys 20 Acres Of Land in New Orleans To Build Film & TV Studio”

Cruise Ship With COVID-19 Infections Arrives In New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Norwegian Cruise Line ship with at least 10 passengers and crew members infected with COVID-19 docked Sunday in New Orleans, where health officials said they were trying to disembark people without worsening the spread of the coronavirus illness. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK.… Continue Reading “Cruise Ship With COVID-19 Infections Arrives In New Orleans”

‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ Actress Jonshel Alexander Fatally Shot At Age 22

Former child actress Jonshel Alexander, who co-starred in 2012’s Beasts of the Southern Wild, was reportedly shot and killed Saturday night in New Orleans. She was 22. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM & TWITTER. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. Alexander and another man were sitting inside a… Continue Reading “‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’ Actress Jonshel Alexander Fatally Shot At Age 22”

Master P Speaks On Baldwin On-Set Shooting, Says Growing Up With Guns Taught Him What To Look For

The world has been in heavy discussion over the past week since the October 21 shooting on set of the film Rust, which left 42-year-old cinematographer Halyna Hutchins dead at the hands of the film’s lead star, Alec Badwin. Everyone in the film industry… Continue Reading “Master P Speaks On Baldwin On-Set Shooting, Says Growing Up With Guns Taught Him What To Look For”

Oldest Living WWII Vet’s 112th Birthday Celebrated New Orleans Style (Watch)

  New Orleans showed up and showed out as only NOLA could to honor the 112th birthday of a hometown World War II veteran. Lawrence Brooks, the oldest living WWII vet, celebrated Sunday with a drive-by party at his New Orleans home hosted by… Continue Reading “Oldest Living WWII Vet’s 112th Birthday Celebrated New Orleans Style (Watch)”

Cops Identify Deranged White Man Who Ran Up On Black Newscaster Reporting On Hurricane Ida

Listen: There is already an exhaustingly long list of things Black people can’t do without white people coming to mind our business. We can’t walk down streets in predominately white neighborhoods; we can’t shop; we can’t chill at the park; we can’t hang flags… Continue Reading “Cops Identify Deranged White Man Who Ran Up On Black Newscaster Reporting On Hurricane Ida”