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Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at St. Tammany Parish Hospital in Covington will host two cancer screenings in July for breast and skin cancer.
Facing a federal investigation, blistering media scrutiny and challengers lining up to run against him, many north shore politics watchers questioned whether longtime District Attorney Walter Reed could realistically win a sixth term in November.
A Covington man previously given five life sentences, plus 250 years, in connection with a home invasion-armed robbery has had some additional time lumped onto that initial jail sentence.
The Jefferson Performing Arts Society will be presenting their second of three Summer Intensive Programs this summer, the musical Seussical Jr. Public Performances will be held: July 25-27th at the Christ Episcopal School Theater 80 Christwood Blvd. Covington, LA.
The St. Tammany Parish School Board meets Thursday night in Covington. The lengthy agenda includes the announcement of new principals and assistant principals at several area schools.
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U.S. Sen. David Vitter, R-La., will be one of several guest speakers at the Covington Business Resource Workshop on Aug. 15. Entitled Workforce Development, Retention and the Future, the workshop will be hosted by the city of Covington and the Covington City Council Economic Development Committee.
A variety of live music options greet club-goers this weekend on the north shore.
A divided Covington City Council has approved a rezoning request from a cabinet business in the city's West 30s neighborhood despite objections from some community leaders who say that the move allows industrial encroachment that wouldn't be allowed in more affluent residential areas.
A 22-year-old man is in custody following a brief standoff with St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office deputies on Wednesday, July 16. Authorities said a passerby called 9-1-1 after seeing the man standing in front of his parents' house holding a gun to his head.
Facing a federal investigation and watching potential challengers line up ahead of the Nov. 4 election, longtime north shore District Attorney Walter Reed gathered staff members in a closed-door meeting Tuesday afternoon and told them he will not seek a sixth term in office.
Longtime north shore District Attorney Walter Reed, who is under federal investigation , announced Tuesday that he will not seek re-election this fall to a sixth term in the office that covers St. Tammany and Washington parishes.
From the classical romance of the ballet "Giselle" to modern pieces set to contemporary music, the Ballet Apetrei Company and students of the Apetrei Dancenter's Summer Intensive study will showcase an array of dance pieces on July 20. The performance is Ballet Apetrei's summer production, which features the results of Apetrei dancers working with ... (more)
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