Cooper: Bootlegger is Reopened

Parish President Mike Cooper called in from Bootlegger Road this morning right before they cut the ribbon and reopened it. Hear him talk about that and continuing to do what we need to do to stop the spread of the virus in the interview below.

Joan Coffman from STHS

President and CEO Joan Coffman joined us from STHS. She spoke about the hospital’s journey so far through this crisis. She thanked employees and citizens for what they have done. She also talked about how the hospital is moving toward more normal operations. Hear her below.

Mike Cooper Update

Parish President Mike Cooper spoke to us about wearing masks, staying the course, and all the restaurants that will be open on a limited basis for Mother’s Day celebrations. Hear him in the interview below.

Mike Cooper Update

Parish President Cooper spoke about the virtual board meeting the St Tammany Parish Council will hold this week. He also told us about some steps they are taking to get the parish ready to reopen based on what Gov. Edwards says.

Habitat ReStore to Open ASAP

Leighanne talked about the ReStore and how they are waiting for the green light to open it back up. It is closed right now and they are asking everyone to hold on to their donations until they are allowed to open the store again. Those donations actually fund houses being built here by Habitat.

Sarah from EDGE of the Lake Magazine

Our own Sarah Cottrell stopped by to talk about the latest issue and something exciting she is doing with the next one. We are saluting our local grads and inviting them to submit pics for free that could go in the magazine. Hear her explain it in the interview below.

Highways and Jobs with Mike Cooper

We talked about the I-12 at HWY 190 project that is now officially underway with Parish President Mike Cooper this morning. We also spoke about continuing to develop ideas and ways our local businesses can reopen safely. Hear him in the interview below.