NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) A St. James Parish native, once a hardened criminal, now helps other former inmates transition back to society. Syrita Steib was locked up for almost a decade. Parents] chose this location because it is such a great vantage point, says Conserve Wildlife Foundation executive director David Wheeler. Great for finding prey. It right near, not only the Hudson River, but Liberty State Park, so no shortage of birds for this peregrine to dive bomb at speeds over 200 mph fastest animal on earth.”.
We are trying to wait it out and hope for the best.”Fire Battalion Chief Matt Newton said the wind and the dry weather were a factor.”We are not sure how it started. It burned about 75 100 acres,” he said.Firefighters were keeping a close eye on Clements’ home.”It was upwind of the fire and it was spreading that direction. We have off road vehicles that have tanks and water and that’s what we used in this situation,” she said.As firefighters rushed to protect property, wildlife scrambled to get to higher ground.Investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire.Here’s another view of the large grass fire near 129th and Prospect courtesy of Shannon Gramm.
Dec. 13: The game arrives and it’s a tale of two halves for McCoy. After kissing the Eagle logo at midfield, the back had 79 total yards from scrimmage in the firs half, though only 23 in the second half. In the decade after the Tigers left the stadium for their new home, Comerica Park, several rejected redevelopment and preservation efforts finally gave way to demolition of the stadium on Sept. 21, 2009, although the playing field remains on the site. [ + ].
ORGANIZATIONAL ISSUES AS WELL. A COUPLE OF YEARS AGO, WHEN CHRIS BROWN HIT HIS THEN GIRLFRIEND RIHANNA, WE DID NOT SEE PEOPLE CALLING THE MUSIC INDUSTRY TELLING HIM TO TAKE HIM OFF THE AIR. NOW WE SEEING IN THIS SITUATION, WITH THE NFL, IS PART OF THE SOLUTION GETTING THE ORGANIZATION TO ADJUST THE ISSUE? WE SAW MORE THAN 50 PLAYERS ACCUSED OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE JUST UNDER THE NFL COMMISSIONER WATCH.
The Swillings insist that happened because Bruce missed two months of school while hospitalized for health issues, not to gain any athletic advantage.”They are telling us we have to go back to them his junior year and re submit for it because they didn know the total process and everything that had happened especially the 60 to 70 days he missed from school,” Pat explained. “We feel good about it, but we want them to understand the full ramifications of why we held him back.”As for the present, Bruce is flourishing as a Crusader. The kid who just a few years ago was reading at a third grade level just finished his last semester with a 3.1 GPA.As for the Swillings, they officially adopt Bruce at the end of the school year and continue to be a stabilizing force in his life.”Basically what we are doing right now, we have to go through the adoption process and finish that and he wants to, I guess his last name is going to be full now, he is going to be Bruce Jordan said Pat.”This was just meant to be,” Robin reflected.