Legislature Taking Proactive Steps with Coronavirus

The Louisiana State Legislature is taking precautionary steps to address the threat of COVID-19, at the state capitol during its ongoing 2020 Regular Legislative Session. Senate President Page Cortez and Speaker Clay Schexnayder are implementing protocols to protect the wellbeing of all legislators, staff, and visitors, and have agreed on a joint legislative plan to…

Lake Loot Q&A March 12, 2020

6:40 Q: More workers do this in the first 2 hours of the work day than at any other time of the day. What? A: Actually work  Winner: Miles Clute from Covington! 7:10 Kids Loot Q: You actually do this less than you think you do and you should do it ALL the time. What…

Update From St Tammany Health System

Melissa stopped by today and put some perspective on where we are. She framed an argument about why this is such an important time to be careful and talked about best practices, especially for people with risk factors when it comes to airborne viruses. Hear her talk about it below.

Peter Garcia Arrangements

Judge Peter Garcia died of heart complications on Tuesday. Garcia, who was elected to the 22nd Judicial District Court in 1996, helped launch specialty courts in the area, and was also one of the main proponents behind Safe Haven, a mental health group on the grounds of the former Southeast Louisiana Hospital. He is survived…

Info on Parish Briefing From Yesterday

Parish President Mike Cooper held a press avail yesterday to update local citizens on where we are with the Coronavirus. On hand were parish officials including Dr. Charles Preston. Preston spoke about common sense ways to protect yourself, many of which are like what you would do to stop the spread of the flu. Wash…

Arrest in Mandeville Northshore Jewish Case

Earlier this week Mandeville Police arrested 20 YO Caine Zander Brown of Jefferson. He was charged with felony counts of Criminal Damage to Property by Defacing with Graffiti and Hate Crimes. The arrest is related to the September 5th, 2018 crime where anti-Semitic symbols were spray painted on the exterior of the Northshore Jewish Congregation.…

Tangi Events On for this Weekend

TPCVB Executive Director Carla Tate says there are numerous events planned for this weekend in Tangipahoa Parish, and visitors’ safety and well-being are very important. They are working closely with parish and state officials to monitor the Coronavirus. As of now, all events will still take place as scheduled for this weekend. Their staff is…

Lake Loot Q and A March 11, 2020

6:40 Q: After leaving a job, 1 in 4 US employees have done this. What? A: Returned to a previous employer Winner: No Winner! 7:10 Kids Loot and 7:40 Q: Every 2nd or 3rd grader learns it but one in four adults can not do it now. What is it? A: Name all of the planets…