Friday Mar 7
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Tangipahoa Parish town celebrates heritage with annual festival
The Tangipahoa Parish town of Independence is celebrating its history this weekend with the 6th Annual Independence Sicilian Heritage Festival.
School system looking to purchase land near Independence Middle
A member of a grassroots organization in Independence asked Tangipahoa Parish School Board members on Tuesday to finalize a plan quickly to buy land next to Independence Middle School to build new facilities for the school.
Larger flock needed for Tangipahoa council to get in chicken feud
The Tangipahoa Parish Council determined Monday it could not solve a problem one parish resident has with his neighbor's 35 chickens.
Rap lyrics lead to murder, 3 arrested
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office says a third suspect turned himself in Saturday for a murder in Independence, La.
Mini-Fest highlights MLK in first session
"Is Dr. King's speech still relevant? And how do you measure the relevance of his speech?" said Cytheria Jernigan, assistant U.S. attorney, during the opening session of the Aspen Ideas Mini-Festival this week at The Robinson Film Center.