Abita Springs Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Abita Springs, LA.

Results 1 - 20 of 221 in Abita Springs, LA

  1. Sunlight Contractors, LLC Announces It Has Achieved BPI GoldStar...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... #882060 and Licensed Master Plumber# 6454. Sunlight Contractors serve the following cities in Louisiana : Abita Springs, Arabi, Baton Rouge , Belle Chasse, Boutte, Bush, Chalmette, Covington, Des Allemands, Destrehan, Garyville, Gonzales, Gretna, ...

    Comment?

  2. Heart of Louisiana: Nova Scotia church reconstructed in Abita SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    When a Baptist congregation decided to erect a new church in Abita Springs, the pastor wanted to make sure he had a building that fit the town's old-time charm. He accomplished that and more, bringing in a two-centuries-old church all the way from Canada.

    Comment?

  3. Official calls for electing oil-industry friendly candidates and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... it is an election year. He noted the increasing number of lawsuits challenging the industry, mentioning Abita Springs by name, and said the industry must work to ensure the election of conservative, business-friendly candidates who won't stand in ...

    Comment?

  4. Midday open thread: Dems ask Silver to quit, Army sex assault prosecutor gets 20 years for rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Daily Kos

    ... said after the meeting Louisiana town fights fracking that threatens its sole source of drinking water . Abita Springs was originally a Choctaw trading village. The pristine springs provide the modern town of 2,400 and the surrounding communities ...

    Comment?

  5. St. Tammany deputies still searching Pearl River Wildlife Management Area for missing hunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Times-Picayune

    ... f's office's Facebook page. Deputies said the hunters - two 18-year-olds and a 17-year-old from Mandeville and Abita Springs - launched their 14-foot flat boat at the Cane Bayou boat launch and left to set up their duck decoys.

    Comment?

  6. New Orleans Winter Restaurant Guide 2015: CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Best of New Orleans

    ... on wheat toast. No reservations. Breakfast and lunch daily, early dinner Thu.-Sat. Credit cards and checks. $ Abita Springs Cafe 22132 Level St., Abita Springs, (985) 400-5025; www.abitaspringscafe.com The menu includes soups, salads, burgers, ...

    Comment?

  7. Coastal Community Fights The Fracking Plan Threatening Its Sole Drinking Water SourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | ThinkProgress

    Since its founding as a Native American trading village, Abita Springs has staked its reputation on its clean air and pure waters. Princess Abita of the Choctaw tribe, as the local legend goes, was wasting away in filthy New Orleans in the 1780s until she traveled north and drank from the healing spring that gave the town its name.

    Comment?

  8. St. Tammany citizens group seeks public meeting on parish government preparations for frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Times-Picayune

    ... y citizens oppose the project due to environmental concerns, and St. Tammany Parish government and the town of Abita Springs have filed lawsuits seeking to block the project. The citizens group intervened in the parish government's lawsuit.

    Comment?

  9. Green Party of Louisiana to hold annual meeting in Abita SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NOLA.com

    The Green Party of Louisiana will hold its annual meeting and conference on Sunday at Abita Springs Town Hall. The event, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., will include presentations as well as live music, according to a notice on the organization's Facebook page.

    Comment?

  10. ACOE Says No Public Hearing On Helis Request For Wetlands PermitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WNOE-FM New Orleans

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has dealt a setback to opponents of a proposed St. Tammany Parish oil well when it denied a request for a public hearing on the oil company's application for a wetlands permit. Attorneys for the group Concerned Citizens of St. Tammany and the town of Abita Springs originally requested a public hearing in the fall but received no response from the Corps.

    Comment?

  11. ACOE Says No Public Hearing On Helis Request For Wetlands PermitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Thenew995fm.com

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has dealt a setback to opponents of a proposed St. Tammany Parish oil well when it denied a request for a public hearing on the oil company's application for a wetlands permit. Attorneys for the group Concerned Citizens of St. Tammany and the town of Abita Springs originally requested a public hearing in the fall but received no response from the Corps.

    Comment?

  12. Corps rejects request for new public hearing on Helis' plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Wichita Eagle

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has dealt a setback to opponents of a proposed St. Tammany Parish oil well when it denied a request for a public hearing on the oil company's application for a wetlands permit. Attorneys for the group Concerned Citizens of St. Tammany and the town of Abita Springs originally requested a public hearing in the fall but received no response from the Corps.

    Comment?

  13. Corps: No public hearing on wetlands permit for proposed St. Tammany oil drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | NOLA.com

    ... permit for its proposed drilling and fracking project northeast of Mandeville. The corps notified town of Abita Springs' attorney Lisa Jordan of its decision on Wednesday (Jan. 21). The corps "has determined that a PH (public hearing) is not ...

    Comment?

  14. Rob Noel named one of Golf Magazine's Top 100 Teachers in America for 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Times-Picayune

    ... in the industry,'' Noel said. Noel operates the Rob Noel Golf Academy at Money Hill Golf and Country Club in Abita Springs and the Big East Golf Academy in Jefferson. Candidates for Golf Magazine's Top 100 Teachers in America are selected from ...

    Comment?

  15. North shore 'best bets' for family entertainment: What's happening for the weekend of Jan. 23-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NOLA.com

    ... students, ages 13 and older, should be accompanied by an adult. It happens on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at Abita Springs Town Hall, located at 22161 Level St., Abita Springs. For more information, contact Standrewsvillage.org . Looking for something ...

    Comment?

  16. Ohio man in Abita Springs child pornography ring sentenced to 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NOLA.com

    An Ohio man who posted videos of underage boys on pornographic websites run by Abita Springs resident Jonathan Johnson was sentenced Wednesday to 16 years in federal prison. John Foster, 45, was a Navy veteran with no prior criminal record when his home in Tipp City, Ohio, was raided by authorities in 2013, part of an investigation dubbed "Operation Roundtable" that targeted some of the 27,000 registered users of websites maintained by Johnson.

    Comment?

  17. Attorneys press Corps of Engineers for public hearing on Helis Oil application for wetlands permitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NOLA.com

    ... to a site where Helis Oil & Gas wants to drill an oil well. (Robert Rhoden, NOLA.com Attorneys for the town of Abita Springs and a St. Tammany Parish citizens group are pressing the Army Corps of Engineers for a decision on their requests that the ...

    Comment?

  18. Krewe of Eve's Mardi Gras parade will bring Disney to town Feb. 6: Mandeville Town TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | NOLA.com

    ... it is to be a Krewe member." One of the thousands of people vying for Jones' attention this year will be Abita Springs resident Brandy Treese. She attended last year with her husband and two small children and was thrilled by the family atmosphere ...

    Comment?

  19. 8-month sentence, $209,000 forfeiture in gambling caseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    U.S. Attorney Kenneth Polite in New Orleans says a 79-year-old Abita Springs man has been sentenced to eight months in prison on gambling charges. Frank Frabbiele had pleaded guilty to charges of illegal transmission of wagering information and money laundering.

    Comment?

  20. 79-year-old Abita Springs bookie gets 8 months in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | NOLA.com

    A 79-year-old Abita Springs man was sentenced Wednesday to serve eight months in prison on charges of bookmaking and money laundering. Frank Frabbiele, who suffers from "a litany" of health problems, will likely serve the duration of his sentence in a prison medical facility, his lawyer, Wayne Mancuso said Wednesday.

    Comment?

Abita Springs Job Listings
View or post Abita Springs job listings on Topix.
Abita Springs Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Abita Springs from Topix.
Abita Springs Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Abita Springs on Topix.