New Orleans Archives

New Orleans elects first black female mayor: 300 years in the making

May 17, 2018

Mayor LaToya Cantrell took charge of New Orleans’ highest public office Monday May 7, 2018, becoming the first woman to lead the city in its 300-year history, and telling a large audience at the Mahalia Jackson Theatre that “there’s only you and me and the work before us.” LaToya Cantrell was sworn in on Monday… [Read More]

McDonald’s and Jammin’ 98.3 FM hold contest for Teacher Appreciation Week

April 12, 2013

Winner gets trip to 2013 Essence Music Festival in New Orleans Educators throughout southeastern Wisconsin have returned to the classroom after a well-deserved spring break. While it’s easy for many parents and students to say they appreciate their educators, McDonald’s Restaurants of Southeastern Wisconsin is partnering with Jammin’ 98.3 FM radio for an opportunity to… [Read More]