STPSO Partners With Ring App

The St. Tammany Sheriff’s Office is announcing its partnership with the Neighbors by Ring App, which will pair traditional law enforcement techniques with today’s technology to help solve crimes. The Neighbors by Ring App allows anyone, whether or not they own a Ring device or another home security system, to share and receive photos, videos…

Southeastern Named Military Friendly School

For the eighth consecutive year, Southeastern Louisiana University has been named a Military Friendly® School for this year, honoring the top colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace the nation’s military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and to ensure their success on campus. Southeastern enrolls over 528 veteran…

Pearl Floodwaters Start to Drop

It is still a major problem, but the water on the Pearl is finally starting to recede. The Flood Warning continues for the Pearl River near Pearl River until further notice. At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 18.1 feet with major flooding occurring. Flood stage is 14.0 feet. The river will continue to fall…

Drug Bust in Washington Parish

Last week, Washington Parish Sheriff’s patrol deputy Kyle Stogner, assisted by Rayburn Correctional Center officer Jacob Waskom, conducted a traffic stop on Sullivan Drive in Bogalusa. The driver of the vehicle initially gave a false name, but was eventually identified as 25 YO Cleotha Martin, a resident of Wilbur Dillon Road in the Angie area.…

Amite Shooter Arrested

Two people were arrested in connection with a shooting Wednesday night in the Cross Creek Subdivision in Amite. 29 YO Broderick McKnight of Amite has been charged with attempted 2nd degree murder and obstruction of justice in the shooting which occurred around 9 p.m. Wednesday west of Sullivan’s Drive In. McKnight is accused of shooting…

Lake Loot Q&A February 27, 2020

6:40 Q: Every week 700,000 to 800,000 Americans will buy something here. Where? A: At a garage sale Winner: No Winner! 7:10 Kids Loot Q: This year Americans will buy 100 million of these, mostly in the summer. What is it? A: Pairs of flip flops Winner: Gabby Smith from Picayune! 7:40 Q: If you…