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1 hr ago | The Times-Picayune
The Covington Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Agency will host a prescription drug take-back event on April 26, 2014, at the police department's administration building (NOLA.com The Covington Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Agency will host a prescription drug take-back event on Saturday, April 26 at the police department's ... (more)
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5 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
William Schultz pleaded guilty to four counts of sexual battery of victims under 13. A Madisonville man accused of sexually abusing two 5- and 6-year-old girls was sentenced to 50 years in prison after he pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexual battery charges in a Covington courtroom, according to a spokesman for District Attorney Walter Reed .
8 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
YMCA's Healthy Kids Day, the Y's national initiative to improve families' health and well being, will feature Ochsner for Kids, Young Rembrandt Program, a youth fun run, games, healthy lunch demonstrations, Youth Boot Camp, bounce house and much more.
11 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Help stamp out childhood obesity by taking part in the Spring Stomp. The seventh annual event, presented by the Junior League of Greater Covington , will be held on May 17 at the Hubie Gallagher Park in Covington, located at the corner of W. 15th and Filmore.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office has identified Finney Riley as the suspected gunman in a March 29, 2014 shooting near Covington.
The St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce has thrown its support behind a proposed 4-mill recreation tax for Covington-area residents on the May 3 ballot.
The St. Tammany SALT Council is inviting senior adults and their caregivers to "Have Coffee With SALT" on GiveNOLA Day, May 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The SALT Council will have PJ's Coffee of New Orleans and light refreshments throughout the day at two locations: in Covington at 69090 E. Highway 190 Service Road at the Catholic Charities Northshore ... (more)
A Folsom man charged with robbing a tobacco store a gunpoint last summer accepted a plea deal before his trial started last week and was sentenced to 25 years in prison.
It's festival season, and there's one festival in the state that is committed to supporting all local craft breweries: Lafayette's annual Festival International de Louisiane, April 23-27.
Miniature American flags line Ochsner Boulevard next to Stone Creek Club & Spa in Covington as part of a fundraiser for the Wounded Warrior Project.
When you number the traditions of spring on the north shore, St. Peter School's Party at the Pavilion has to be among them.
A former Lacombe recreation district chairman who was part owner of a recently shuttered work release facility in St. Tammany Parish claims he did not initially know the district hired inmates from that program to perform maintenance work.