A Homicide in Madisonville

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives are working a homicide that occurred last night in the Madisonville area. At approximately 7:45 p.m., STPSO deputies were dispatched to a residence in the 700 block of Highway 1085 in Madisonville in reference to an altercation that occurred between two individuals which resulted in the death of one…

Lake Rewind – 12/23/2019

With Charles taking some time away to enjoy his family this Holiday Season, David Storm took the controls and ushered in Christmas week. We didn’t have any guests today, but we did have some fun giving away Lake Loot! Here were the questions and winners: LAKE LOOT 6:40 Q: The average person buys 3 of…

Club Deluxe Expansion Complete

Tangipahoa Parish President Robby Miller says the Club Deluxe Road expansion project is now complete. The $10.4 million project began under the tenure of the late Gordon Burgess, Tangipahoa’s first Parish President, and former Hammond Mayor Mayson Foster. In 2011, the parish was awarded a $225,000 grant to fund the preliminary design for subsurface drainage…

BRAVO Winners

The City of Slidell’s Commission on the Arts is honored to announce that Lori Gomez, John and Brenda Case, and Phil Galatas are the recipients of the 2019 BRAVO! Arts Awards. Since 1988, the Commission on the Arts have presented BRAVO! awards to recognize businesses, individuals and organizations in Slidell who have been contributors and…

Family Promise Benefit Concert

Family Promise is pleased to announce a concert by Phil Stacey benefiting the Family Promise of St. Tammany Willie Paretti Day Center. The event is January 10th, from 7p to 9p. Phil is an American Idol Finalist, Veteran, Lyric Street Recording Artist and Worship Leader. Phil is lending his talents to help bring awareness to…

New Business in St Tammany

An electrical infrastructure engineering, design and construction management company is building its new corporate headquarters in St. Tammany Parish. Gov. John Bel Edwards and Ampirical Solutions LLC President Matthew Saacks said recently that the company will create 400 new jobs at the facility near Covington over the next decade, with an average annual salary of…

Lake Rewind: December 20, 2019

Today was our final day of the 12 Days of Christmas. Hear Elvis sing in the bit below. Our first guest today was Nick Richard from NAMI. Hear him talk about an effort they are making to provide gifts to patients in mental hospitals for Christmas in the interview below. And we spoke with Jason…

Wrecked Bus Was Not Inspected

Earlier this week a flipped school bus caused snags for commuters headed over the High Rise. Now New Orleans Police have confirmed that the bus driver was cited after the bus was not inspected by the city, and the driver did not have a permit. Only half of the school buses operating in New Orleans…

Cromer and Cooper at East St Tammany Business Alliance

The East St Tammany Business Alliance is hosting an event today. Their Business and Government Update featuring Slidell Mayor Greg Cromer and incoming Parish President Mike Cooper will be held today starting at 8 AM in the meeting room at Slidell’s Municipal Auditorium. Coffee and donuts will be provided. Cromer and Cooper will each speak…

Arrest in Washington Parish Burglaries

According to the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office 21 YO Gerroy Mykala Gould, of Sandy Hook, Mississippi, was arrested for two business burglaries which occurred in Angie along Highway 21. On December 17, a burglary in progress was interrupted by Lt. Chris Hickman and Deputy Chad Cassard. When officers arrived at the scene, they discovered Gould…