12 hrs ago
'True Blue Bayou,' 'The Trip to Bountiful,' Fiddler on the Roof,' and more: On the Stage
Founders of 30 by Ninety Theatre in Mandeville took the plunge and accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 27. Outside the home of their theater space, 3090 E. Causeway, Adolfo Rodriguez, Jason Leader and Tom Bubrig participated in the chilly experience and each made a donation to Team Gleason.
20 hrs ago
FedEx to build distribution center near Covington, bring in 800 new jobs
A 175,000 square-foot Federal Express distribution center bringing 800 new jobs to St. Tammany Parish will be built on 15 acres at a business park west of Covington , parish officials said.
St. Tammany Humane Society hosts 'Unleashed!' fall fundraiser
Second line to the oldies as the St. Tammany Humane Society hosts its 2014 "Unleashed!" fall fundraiser" on Sept.
Northlake Nature Center will host "Wings and Wine" fundraiser: Musings by Marilou
One of the most inexpensive and entertaining activities in St. Tammany Parish, at least for the grandchildren and me, is a trip to the Northlake Nature Center.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Tammany Parkway beautification drive slowed - but not stopped - by 'super street' project
The north-south section of U.S. 190 in western St. Tammany Parish, which is now also known as Tammany Parkway , will never be mistaken for the Champs-Elysees.
North shore nightlife: Mannie Fresh and more for the weekend of Aug. 29-30
With Columbia Street Block Party and Labor Day weekend, there's a lot to celebrate in the clubs and restaurants of the north shore this weekend.
Mary Monk to unveil sunrise and sunset pieces at Three Rivers Gallery: Artscape
Pastel artist Mary Monk will readily admit she is not a morning person. But for the past month, she has arisen well before dawn to paint sunrises over the marshes in Lacombe.
Ulstein Verft subsea newbuild Island Performer was built for Island Offshore to be a flexible, RLWI/IMR vessel, destined to serve its first five years for FTO in the Gulf of Mexico.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Shake-ups continue at the Covington Police Department
A pre-disciplinary notice to Lt. James Phillip Beach, issued Friday, details what Covington Police Chief Tim Lentz found wrong with the officer's actions during an incident in November 2012.
North shore 'best bets' for family entertainment: Labor Day weekend of Aug. 29-31
Most families on the north shore will enjoy backyard grillin' and family-friendly chillin' this weekend and need no help in figuring out what to do.
Total Woman Club of St. Rose celebrates 38 years, audit preparation class set
The Total Woman Club of St. Rose recently celebrated its 38th anniversary with a bus holiday event, which included dinner at the Olive Garden in Kenner, followed by a concert featuring Linda Wright.
Go slow on fracking, St. Tammany good government advocate tells Tangipahoa Parish Council, media reports say
Few people can recall an issue that has stirred as much controversy in St. Tammany Parish as an oil company's proposal to explore for oil near Mandeville using the fracking method.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Candidates debate for DA job in St. Tammany, Washington parishes
Four of the five candidates for the next district attorney of St. Tammany and Washington parishes used Tuesday night's debate to tell the public why the right choice is them.
'Jesus Christ Superstar' at Cutting Edge promises modern look for rock opera favorite
When Slidell theater owner Brian Fontenot suggested to 20-year-old Covington actor Cameron Welch that he'd make a good Jesus.
The Town Talk
Small town cotton gin houses A-list restaurant
Small town cotton gin houses A-list restaurant Diners enjoy world class dinner in a cotton gin in Boyce Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://www.shreveporttimes.com/story/entertainment/dining/2014/08/26/small-town-cotton-gin-houses-list-restaurant/14615643/ - For the past four years, visitors from around the world have dropped by ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Fracking debate spills over to Tangipahoa council
Councilman Trent Forrest, who represents the northern end of the parish, said he has no problems with the companies now drilling petroleum wells in his area.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
St. Tammany Parish will cease enforcement of 'unconstitutional' sign regulations
The St. Tammany Parish government will stop enforcing an ordinance that restricts political signs on private property under pressure from state Democratic and Republican leaders, who claim the parish law in unconstitutional.
Man gets 30-year sentence for operating meth lab in Covington
Jason Hoover pleaded guilty to operating a meth lab in Covington and was sentenced to 30 years in prison.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
'Tammany Parkway' is new name for parish's main drag
Most of the 60,000 or so motorists who use western St. Tammany 's main commercial thoroughfare each day probably have no idea they are driving on what is now called the Tammany Parkway.