Harden Drive Closed

The Water & Sewer Department will have ALL of Harden Drive CLOSED on Monday, March 9th and Tuesday, March 10th in order to do Sewer Repairs that will include completely busting up a portion of the Road. The Tangipahoa Parish School System has been Notified for the School Bus Drivers and All Customers on Harden…

St Paul’s Crawfish Cook-off

The St. Paul’s Alumni Association and Children’s Advocacy Center – Hope House will bring together more than 30 teams featuring the best boiled crawfish on the Northshore at the 11th annual St. Paul’s Alumni Association Crawfish Cook-Off. Nearly 10,000 pounds of crawfish will be boiled at the event, which draws over 1,000 attendees from across…

St Tammany Tourist and Convention Wins Award

The North American Travel Journalists Association has announced that Explore the Northshore, Issue 4, produced by the St. Tammany Parish Tourist and Convention Commission, won BRONZE in the 28th Annual North American Travel Journalists Awards Competition in the BEST VISITORS’ GUIDE category. This awards competition honors the best of the best in travel journalism, photography…

HPD Hunting Theft Suspects

The Hammond Police Department is currently investigating six felony thefts from Ulta Beauty, located at Hammond Square. The investigation has revealed several individuals who have repeatedly entered the store, selected perfumes and colognes, concealed those bottles into shopping bags, and left the store without paying. The six thefts have occurred with the same individuals and…

Chamber Reminds Everyone About Census

The St Tammany Chamber is reminding everyone to help ensure St. Tammany Parish has a complete and accurate 2020 Census count. They say our U.S. Constitution uses the official census to determine how federal funds are allocated and to determine the number of seats each state has in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Chamber…

Passed Out Mother Arrested

Washington Parish Sheriff’s Officers were dispatched to the area of Highway 439 and Adams Road in reference to a car in a field with the engine running and a female passed out in the front seat. Officers discovered an unclothed crying infant strapped into a car seat and a driver who was impaired and in…

Chief Speaks Out About Slidell PD Arrest

Slidell Police Chief Randy Fandal is speaking out in response to a recent incident regarding the recent arrest of a Slidell man for disturbing the peace and using obscene language in a public place. Fandal said the report and allegations being made on social media about the arrest, and by some news media, do not…

Covington Walmart On Brief Lock-down

The Covington-area Walmart was placed on lockdown briefly Tuesday night after St. Tammany Sheriff’s deputies learned a man wanted in connection with an incident that occurred at a residence located in the 76000 block of Jones Rd., near Covington, earlier that evening was probably inside. At approximately 4:30 p.m. a female called the STPSO to…

Fatal Crash on I-10 in Slidell

On Tuesday, shortly before 7:00 PM, Troopers from Troop L responded to a single-vehicle, fatal crash on the I-10 East Entrance Ramp at LA 433.  The crash has claimed the life of 71-year-old Jesse Q. Sewell IV of Slidell. The initial investigation led Troopers to determine that the crash occurred as a Chrysler Town and…

Corona Virus Discussion and Info

We published this earlier this month but think it is worth re-posting now… This is a 30 minute report with information from the Tulane National Primate Center and St Tammany Health System. If you want to hear what they are doing at the center, or what infectious disease doctors say to do about the virus,…