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    Yesterday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... be needed if the company decides to proceed with hydraulic fracturing. St. Tammany Parish and the town of Abita Springs have sued DNR to prevent the well. This past week, Concerned Citizens of St. Tammany filed a motion to join the parish's lawsuit.

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  2. State approves controversial drilling permit in St. TammanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    ... be needed if the company decides to proceed with hydraulic fracturing. St. Tammany Parish and the town of Abita Springs have sued DNR to prevent the well. This past week, Concerned Citizens of St. Tammany filed a motion to join the parish's lawsuit.

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  3. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Friday | The Advocate

    ... over drilling. Morvant ruled that the case had enough merit to be heard. Earlier this month, the town of Abita Springs filed a similar suit in 22nd Judicial District Court. And this week, Concerned Citizens of St. Tammany filed a motion to join the ...

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  4. Church window: Photo of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Times-Picayune

    Reverend Jerel Keene, Pastor of the church, left and Scott Morvant help Kevin Katz position a window on the church's new building, Thursday, December 18, 2014. The 200-year-old church building was purchased from a religious order in Novia Scotia by the Louisiana Church of Abita Springs.

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  5. Citizens group questions St. Tammany Parish official's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | NOLA.com

    ... by Concerned Citizens, Shea and parish Chief Deputy Assessor Troy Dugas discuss drilling opposition in Abita Springs, which Dugas suggests is not universal. Shea wrote: "Glad to know that. Lots of back stories here. As we are able to tell our story ...

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  6. Molina contract extension approvedRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Advocate

    ... Chairman Rep. Scott Simon called legislators' concerns and questions "legitimate and resounding." The Abita Springs Republican added, "This is a heck of a position to be in today." "As an individual, as a taxpayer, more importantly as a ...

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  7. Abita ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Times-Picayune

    Mike Werner walked the beams to place a block and tackle to help raise a window into place on the church's new building, Thursday, December 18, 2014. The 200-year-old church building was purchased from a religious order in Novia Scotia by the Louisiana Church of Abita Springs.

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  8. Medicaid contract extended, after other deal axedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The News-Star

    ... is paid with a mix of state and federal money. House Health and Welfare Committee Chairman Scott Simon, R-Abita Springs, urged approval "to ensure there will be no interruptions in service" if doctors and hospitals can't get paid for taking care of ...

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  9. St. Tammany fire district offers free smoke detectors - and installationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Times-Picayune

    Firefighters with St. Tammany Fire District No. 8 fight a house fire in the Abita Springs area in this 2012 photo.

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  10. St. Tammany citizens group asks to join parish government's lawsuit over frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | NOLA.com

    ... manage more oil wells in the state, and that the parish has the authority to ban fracking. The town of Abita Springs recently filed a similar suit of its own. Helis has said the fears surrounding fracking are not warranted and that the project can ...

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  11. Abita Springs Cultural Arts Salon reaches back to bygone era: North Shore NotablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Times-Picayune

    The Abita Springs Cultural Arts Salon harkened back to times past, before the inventions of the phonograph, radio, movie film and television. At that time, musical salons in private homes served as artistic soirees for a genteel gathering.

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  12. Louisiana Town Files Second Suit to Block Oil and Gas WellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | JD Supra

    The Town of Abita Springs filed a suit on December 1, 2014, seeking a declaratory judgment to block the drilling of an oil and gas well about 40 miles north of New Orleans into the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale. Earlier this year, Helis Oil & Gas Company, LLC requested and obtained a unitization order from the Louisiana Office of Conservation.

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  13. North shore nightlife: What's happening for the weekend of Dec. 5-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NOLA.com

    ... 'N' Blues at 407 N. Columbia St., Covington. Christian Serpas and Ghost Town will rock the outside patio at Abita Springs Cafe on Friday at 6 p.m. Maybe diners will get lucky and the guys will break into their new holiday song . It's a free show for ...

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  14. State says zoning is a local issue after new fracking lawsuitRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Personal Injury Law News

    The mayor of Abita Springs joined forces with the Tulane Environmental Law clinic in an effort to block fracking in St. Tammany Parish.

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  15. Old Mandeville will let it snow for Christmas Past Festival Dec. 13: Mandeville Town TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Times-Picayune

    ... study at St. Tammany Drama School, followed by a performance by the Northshore Vintage Dancers. At 11 a.m. the Abita Springs Middle School Warrior Band will perform. A replica of the Eiffel Tower, constructed by local sculptor Ed Greene, will be on ...

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  16. Town of Abita Springs files its own lawsuit in effort to block proposed St. Tammany frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | BayouBuzz.com

    The town of Abita Springs has filed a lawsuit in hopes of halting a proposed oil drilling and fracking project northeast of Mandeville. The suit, filed Monday in 22nd Judicial District Court in Covington, maintains the project by Helis Oil & Gas Co.

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  17. Dennis Persica: La. Democrats not offering greener optionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Advocate

    In the end, what Abita Springs Mayor Greg Lemons did last month may turn out to be just an empty gesture. Lemons embodies the split feelings that St. Tammany residents have felt ever since Helis Oil & Gas announced a desire to explore for oil using the hydraulic fracturing method.

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  18. Town of Abita Springs files its own lawsuit in effort to block proposed frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | NOLA.com

    ... on Helis Oil Co.'s proposal to drill near Mandeville (Photo by Julia Kumari Drapkin, Nola.com The town of Abita Springs has filed a lawsuit in hopes of halting a proposed oil drilling and fracking project northeast of Mandeville. The suit, filed ...

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  19. Thankful for family, good food and sunny Louisiana weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | The Times-Picayune

    ... when we had an ice storm and bitterly cold weather, at least by Louisiana standards. In my neighborhood near Abita Springs, the electric wires came down because of the ice on them, and we were in the cold and dark. Two days later, when the ...

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  20. West St. Tammany Chamber lauds top local businesses: Chamber ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Times-Picayune

    ... to The Southern Hotel (Covington); Old Rail Brewery Company (Mandeville); and Money Hill Golf & Country Club (Abita Springs), for enhancing the appearance of the community, Two Out of the Gate Running Awards, given to Mugshots Grill and Bar (big ...

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