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Hammond, Louisiana is located in Tangipahoa Parish. Zip codes in Hammond, LA include 70403, 70404, and 70401. The median home price in Hammond is $149,900 which is roughly $89/per square foot. More Hammond information.

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All lanes reopen on I-12 East in Hammond after 5-vehicle crash

It's been an extremely difficult day for family and friends as well as officers.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Writers conference in Hammond, LA gets 'back to basics'

Writers and writing hopefuls can find many ways to enhance their work at the 2014 Berries, Bridges and Books Writers Conference being held Saturday, August 9 in Hammond, LA.

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NOLA.com

Investar Bank earnings down in second quarter

The parent company of Investar Bank recorded a drop in earnings for the second quarter compared with the same quarter a year ago, though loans and deposits both grew.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Deputies arrest man & woman after meth lab found in motel room

Deputies said the search of a motel room revealed a meth lab and resulted in the arrests of a man and woman.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Deputies arrest woman in western story burglary

"Marriage is created for one purpose and one purpose only -- and that is to further point us to what our relationship is to you, Father..." That is the prayer that Seth Conerly, of Hattiesburg, said in "Marriage is created for one purpose and one purpose only -- and that is to further point us to what our relationship is to you, Father..." That is ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Tangipahoa jury convicts man of murder

A jury in Tangipahoa Parish convicted a man for a murder case dating back to April 2012.

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NOLA.com

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.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Jury selection begins in Hammond deadly shooting trial

Forecasters said a tropical depression over the Atlantic Ocean has picked up speed as it continues moving westward.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Man charged with attempted murder after ramming vehicle, causing crash

A video gaining traction online Friday shows country music star Tim McGraw apparently swatting at a fan at a recent show.

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WWL-TV New Orleans

Sheriff: Four arrested in Hammond area car theft ring

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office arrested several men Friday in connection with a slew of Hammond area car and firearm thefts dating back to May. The sheriff's office said they arrested 33-year-old Kevin Gales, the alleged ring leader of the car thefts, and three other men in connection with the thefts.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

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Gnarly Barley Brewing Co. debuted its beer during American Craft Beer Week , earlier than anticipated, but co-founder Cari Caramonta says she and husband Zac, who attended previous years' events as beer fans, didn't want the brewery to miss exposure to local craft beer drinkers.

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The Times-Picayune

Daughters Of The British Empire celebrate the Queen with tea: Northshore Notables

The official birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was celebrated with aplomb by the Twelfth Night Chapter of the Daughters of the British Empire on June 1. Old Glory and Union Jack flags were flying on linen-topped tables at the elegant afternoon affair, which was held in the Garden Room of Christwood Retirement Community.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Sunherald.com

State will send Bourbon Street shooting suspect back to Louisiana

This photo provided by the New Orleans Police on Friday, July 4, 2014 shows Trung T. Le.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Sheriff: 13-year-old hits woman in face with baton while burglarizing her vehicle

Two men suspected of raping children were arrested in East Feliciana Parish on Thursday.

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The Daily Sentinel Star

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Milton Richard Barnhill Funeral services for Richard "Dick" Barnhill, 83, of Hammond, La., are at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 12, at First Baptist Church in Charleston.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

NOLA.com

Missing Hammond woman found in Mississippi, media outlets report

Shailey Michelle Tripp was located Thursday the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said.

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WBRZ

Missing woman found in Mississippi hospital

Sheriff's deputies in Tangipahoa Parish said they located a missing 39-year-old Hammond woman at a hospital in Mississippi.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Advocate

Hammond mayor named chairman of La. Housing Corp. board

Hammond Mayor Mayson Foster was elected chairman of the Louisiana Housing Corp. board of directors for 2014-2015 at the organization's meeting Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Advocate

OMV worker in Hammond booked on felony theft, malfeasance

State Police detectives on Tuesday arrested an employee of the state Office of Motor Vehicles in Hammond on counts of felony theft and malfeasance in office.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Sheriff explains how murder suspect escaped from jail

Sheriff Daniel Edwards held a news conference Tuesday morning to discuss details surrounding the escape of a murder suspect Sunday night.

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