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St. Tammany Woodworkers Guild volunteers begins preparing...
Landon McKenzie and Ed Fitzgerald design a boat at the Kids' Boat Shop operated by the St.
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Raising the Roof for Charity raffle winner will be determined June 1
Civic leaders and dignitaries with the St. Tammany Home Builders Association break ground earlier this year on the 2013 Raising the Roof for Charity raffle house.
Mon May 20, 2013
Some Covington drivers leery about new traffic signals
The new and improved traffic signals on Boston Avenue in downtown Covington have been installed and are fully operational, but some motorists are a bit uneasy by what they see.
Lost dog search prompts sign law discussion in Covington
The Covington City Council has called a special work session to discuss its sign ordinance, which erupted into controversy earlier this month after a woman complained that placards seeking help in finding her lost dog were removed by the city.
Audition May 26 for north shore production of hit musical 'Rent': On the Stage
Cutting Edge Productions will hold auditions for Broadway's landmark rock musical "Rent" on May 26 at noon in Slidell.
Sun May 19, 2013
Mad Hatter Party supports Children's Advocacy Center-Hope House
Alice and the Mad Hatter attend the 2011 Mad Hatter Party benefiting Children's Advocacy Center - Hope House.
North shore audiences will feel 'Glad All Over' at 'Come Together' production of Beatles favorites
"Northlake Performing Arts Society is a group of people who enjoy singing and the magic that music brings to the performer, as well as the listener." Audiences will feel "Glad All Over" as the Northlake Performing Arts Society presents "Come Together," a tribute to the Beatles.
Fri May 17, 2013
Emily Guillet and Montrelle Chatman are May Covington High Students of the Month
The school year may be quickly coming to an end, but the seniors at Covington High haven't stopped exhibiting their talents - even after they have graduated.
Discover perks of petite Mandeville parks: Mandeville West
I've had the privilege of living in Mandeville for more than 10 years. Although I graduated from St.
Thu May 16, 2013
Slidell pet grooming salon owner to appear in court on animal cruelty charge
Christina Stewart will be arraigned on a felony aggravated cruelty to animals charge on June 18 in 22nd Judicial District Court in Covington.
Mark Johnson's 'Early Days' sets stage for 'Pigs, Trains and Juke-Joints': Cultural Connection
A picture is worth a thousand words. Mark Johnson is going to challenge that record with at least a thousand and one more, all part of the Covington Bicentennial celebration hosted by the St.
Cutting Edge Theater opens glamorous new show: On the Stage
Liz Lowery battles Nicky Wilson in Cutting Edge Theater's production of 'Troop Glamour Girls,' on stage through May 26, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults; and $15 for students.
St. Tammany seniors get tips on living a healthier, safer lives
Bert Bickham, right, and Willie Johnson, both of Covington, share a laugh as they visit before the start of the St.
St. Tammany youths 'Jumpin' Into Summer' fun at Covington Trailhead: Tammany Talk
An overflow crowd waits for the first Poetry and Prose Reading by the Creative Writing class at Delgado Community College to begin May 11 at at Brewgier Coffee House in Slidell.
Wed May 15, 2013
Farmers market listings for May 18
Editor's note: The farmers markets vegetable and food product lists are featured every week on The Advocate's website, http://www.theadvocate.com, and on the first Thursday of each month in The Advocate's Food section.
Sara Nuss new county agent
Sara K. Nuss, 26, from Covington in St. Tammany Parish, has been named the new county agent for Concordia Parish by the LSU AgCenter.
Tue May 14, 2013
New Orleans Children's Chorus Spring Concert to be presented May 19: Community Connection
The New Orleans Children's Chorus will present a Spring Concert for the NOCC Northlake Chorus and the Concert Chorus on May 19 at 7 p.m. at the Lakeview Presbyterian Church, 5306 Canal Blvd., and will be directed by NOCC Artistic Director Cheryl Dupont.
St. Tammany's 12th Fire District receives safety award, $81,000 refund
St. Tammany Parish 's 12th Fire Protection District recently received an award and an $81,000 insurance refund for its exemplary safety record.
Sun May 12, 2013
Junior League of Greater Covington celebrates year of achievement,...
"We've been really busy this year and have been able to really touch the community through our many league activities." The Junior League of Greater Covington gathered at Bosco's at TerraBella on a recent evening to celebrate their 2012-13 year, which begins and ends each May.