Indicted Robbers Face Murder Charges

A St. Tammany Parish grand jury indicted Levi Lee, 17, of Tylertown, Miss., and Lance Rouse, 25, of Picayune, Miss., in the aggravated burglary of a Covington home last December. Lee and Rouse are accused of breaking into a home late one night in December 2018, entering the bedroom of a woman, and holding her…

Lake Rewind: November 8, 2019

Today we had Brian from The Verve Pipe, Mayor Villere, Tim Lentz, Queen Elezabeth, and Tracey Powell We enjoyed talking with Brian Vander Ark of The Verve Pipe. He’ll be playing this afternoon at the Bootleggers Brewfest at Terra Bella. You’ll hear three songs from Brian in the interview, including the one that made them…

St Tammany West Chamber Expansion and Name Change

The St. Tammany West Chamber is taking steps to officially change their name to the St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce, pulling in members from the dissolved East St Tammany Chamber of Commerce. Their initial efforts to reach out to businesses in Slidell are underway. On Tuesday, the 2019 Treasurer and Executive Committee member David Boudreaux…

Slidell Man Guilty of Heroin Charges

DA Warren Montgomery reports that a St. Tammany Parish jury convicted 33 YO Anthony J. Chaney of Slidell earlier this week of two counts of Distribution of Heroin. Chaney faces from five to 40 years in prison on each count, but as a multiple offender, he could face more time. He is scheduled to be…

Slidell Hosts Flood Mitigation Meeting

The City of Slidell will host a public meeting to provide information on the City’s Flood Mitigation Assistance Program on Thursday, November 14th, at 6 p.m. in the Slidell Municipal Auditorium. The FMA grant program, funded by FEMA and managed by the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, is focused on mitigating repetitive…