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A 'Staycation' itinerary for St. Tammany, day one: Around the world in eight days
Begin your 'around the world' St. Tammany 'staycation' with high tea, including a proper pot of Earl Grey at Covington's English Tea Room.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Covington mayor to hold coffee social Wednesday
Covington Mayor Mike Cooper will host a community gathering Wednesday to exchange information and ideas with constituents.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Saluting our men and women in uniform
July comes to an end and that means only one thing -- the start of school cannot be far behind.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Photos: Scottish Bagpiping and Drumming Competition
Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Baton Rouge's Thomas Martin plays in the chapel at First Presbyterian Church for judge Ed Krintz of Charlotte, North Carolina, Saturday at the Fourth Annual Red Stick Regional Piping and Drumming Competition, sponsored by the Caledonian Society of Baton Rouge.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Two St. Tammany Parish lawyers are honored by La. State Bar Association
Robert Thomas Binney, who has a private law practice in Slidell, was among the Louisiana State Bar Association's recipients of a Pro Bono Publico Award at the Louisiana Supreme Court in New Orleans.
Yalobusha Brewing arrives in New Orleans with a series of launch parties
The latest set of Mississippi craft beers to flow into Louisiana hail from Water Valley, a "very small country town" with a population of about 3,000, according to Yalobusha Brewing owner Andy O'Bryan.
Nightly lane closures set for eastbound Interstate 12 in western St. Tammany
Motorists on eastbound Interstate 12 will encounter nightly lane closures from the Tangipahoa Parish line to Louisiana 21 south of Covington from Sunday to Aug. 3, the state highway department reported.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Jpas Northshore Summer Intensive Presents Seussical Jr. This Weekend
The Jefferson Performing Arts Society will be presenting their second of three Summer Intensive Programs this summer, the musical Seussical Jr. Public Performances will be held this weekend, July 25-27th at the Christ Episcopal School Theater 80 Christwood Blvd. Covington, LA.
The Badon family barbeque carries on a 30-year tradition: North Shore Notables
The torch was passed to Terry Williams, and she carried on with aplomb as she hosted the Badons' Annual Barbecue at her home on June 14. It was almost 30 years ago when the house owned by Terry's mother and uncles, Muriel, Leonard and Marcus Badon, was destroyed by fire.
North shore nightlife: What's happening for the weekend of July 25-26
Flow Tribe performed on the Acura Stage during the New Orleans Jazz Fest at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans Thursday, May 1, 2014.
Rev. Brian Webre celebrates Mass of Thanksgiving: Madisonville Town Talk
On Sunday, July 19, Rev. Brian Webre, C.J.C. celebrated his Mass of Thanksgiving in his home parish of St. Anselms Catholic Church in Madisonville.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
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Covington Man Captured After SWAT Standoff
A Covington man is undergoing a mental evaluation at the St. Tammany Parish hospital after a standoff with SWAT team members early Wednesday morning.
Standoff with SWAT team ends peacefully near Covington
A Covington-area man has been hospitalized after a standoff with St. Tammany Parish sheriff's deputies at his parents' home ended peacefully early Wednesday , authorities said.
"America: Imagine the World Without Her" is focus of St. Tammany movie night
The St. Tammany Republican Party Executive Committee is sponsoring a movie night Wednesday and encouraging GOP members in the parish to view the film "America: Imagine the World Without Her" at theaters in Slidell and Covington.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Delgado Community College celebrates opening of new annex at Slidell campus
Hoping to better serve north shore students, Delgado Community College has opened its Northshore-Slidell Annex, which increases the amount of classroom and lab space at the St. Tammany Parish by 50 percent.
Fifth Annual West St. Tammany Red Beans & Rice Cook-Off offers food and fun for a cause
The Fifth Annual West St. Tammany Red Beans & Rice Cook-Off will be held Monday, July 28th, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the St. Tammany Parish School Board Building, 321 N. Theard Street, Covington.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Pat Brister appoints CAO; makes other changes at top of St. Tammany government administration
St. Tammany Parish President Pat Brister has announced several personnel changes at the top level of her administration, including the appointment of a chief administrative officer.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center schedules Free Cancer Screenings in the community
Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center at St. Tammany Parish Hospital in Covington will host two cancer screenings in July for breast and skin cancer.
With Walter Reed not running for sixth term, north shore will elect new DA for first time in 30 years
Facing a federal investigation, blistering media scrutiny and challengers lining up to run against him, many north shore politics watchers questioned whether longtime District Attorney Walter Reed could realistically win a sixth term in November.
Covington man with five life sentences, plus 250 years, gets even more jail time
A Covington man previously given five life sentences, plus 250 years, in connection with a home invasion-armed robbery has had some additional time lumped onto that initial jail sentence.