Carnival in Covington Update

Amy and Larry came in to talk about this event, which continues to grow. There are still places open on the parade floats, you just have to bring your throws and jump on board. Plus Vince Vance will be performing after at the Trailhead. Hear about it below.

Lake Loot Q&A February 11, 2020

6:40 Q: 1 in 6 Millennials have never read one of these. What? A: A paper map! Winner: Gabe Tomasella from Mandeville! 7:10 Kids Loot and 7:40   Q: Even when their parents tell them to, 1 in 3 kids won’t do THIS. What? A: Connect with their parents on social media Winner: No Winner!…

Brister Remembered as a Trailblazer

A community service was held for former St. Tammany Parish President Pat Brister at the Church of the King in Mandeville yesterday. Brister died suddenly after battling cancer. Brister was known as a trailblazer for women in politics, taking on the issues of mental health and infrastructure locally. Brister‘s sons and grandchildren served as pallbearers…

Corps 2020 Plan Funds Deeper Mississippi

House Republican Whip Steve Scalise announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2020 Work Plan includes critical funding for infrastructure projects in Louisiana, including long-needed funds to make the Mississippi River deeper from New Orleans to the Gulf of Mexico. A news release from the Port of New Orleans says the Louisiana infrastructure money…

STPSO Makes Meth Bust

The St. Tammany Sheriff’s Office seized approximately 10.8 pounds of suspected meth and a firearm during a traffic stop that occurred near Mandeville over the weekend. On Saturday morning, members of the St. Tammany Sheriff’s Highway Enforcement Unit conducted a traffic stop on a pickup on Highway 1088 in Mandeville after observing a traffic violation.…

Slidell Prepares for Arts Evening

The City of Slidell has released registration forms for artists who wish to participate in the city’s twenty sixth annual Arts Evening cultural festival. This year, Arts Evening will be held on Saturday, March 21, from 5 to 9 p.m. in Olde Towne Slidell. This annual event is one of the community’s largest cultural arts…

Dense Fog Advisory for Area

For St. Tammany -St. Charles-Upper Jefferson-Southern Tangipahoa -Hancock-Harrison-Jackson and more a DENSE FOG ADVISORY will be in effect until 9 AM this morning. Visibility could be one quarter mile or less in dense fog in portions of southeast and southern Mississippi and southeast Louisiana. Fog will be particularly denser closer to bodies of water. On…