Monday May 13
Sen. Mary Landrieu's new challenger: Air Force veteran from Madisonville
U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu , D-La., drew a new challenger Monday when Rob Maness, a retired Air Force colonel who lives in Madisonville , announced he will run for the seat "to restore America to the rock-solid foundation of the Constitution and the conservative values that made it so great." Maness said his Air Force service included work in the ... (more)
Monday May 13
Southeastern Louisiana University honors top students in various colleges
Students from St. Tammany Parish were among the award recipients at the Southeastern Louisiana University College of Education's annual honors convocation May 7. From left are Juliane E. King, Outstanding Secondary Education Student Teacher; Bryan Perissutti, Outstanding Senior in Social Studies Education; Janis Urena, Outstanding Senior in Spanish ... (more)
Sat May 11, 2013
It's all about teamwork'
"If you don't move together, you'll never succeed." That could be the motto for many things in life, but Don Lawson, of the Toronto Fire Service, was referring to dragon boat racing.
Thu May 09, 2013
Summer time and the living is easy, in Madisonville: Madisonville Town Talk
Summer is approaching and many parents will be scrambling to find things for their children to do during the summer, that will be fun for them and easy on the pocketbook.
Sun May 05, 2013
Historic homes of Covington open for viewing: Talk of the Town
A recent event allowed locals and visitors alike to peek inside some of the more stately homes of the north shore.
Sat May 04, 2013
Voters in St. Tammany approve fire district tax
Voters in St. Tammany Parish approved a 20.62-mill tax renewal that funds the Madisonville area 2nd Fire Protection District on Saturday.
Madisonville mother to receive 2013 Regina Matrum Award
Valerie Englehardt always dreamed of being a mother, and she got what she wanted in the six sons and one daughter she and husband, John, have had during their 40 years of marriage.
Wed May 01, 2013
Cruisin' on the River Car Show to roll May 18 into Madisonville
The riverfront in Madisonville will look like a blast from the past as hundreds of antique, classic and custom cars and trucks arrive for the 12th annual Cruisin' on the River Car Show on May 18 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Known as one of the best car shows in the South by car owners and enthusiasts, the event draws hundreds of spectators each year ... (more)
Sun Apr 28, 2013
More than 350 flock to Northlake Nature Center's 17th annual Great Louisiana BirdFest
"No other coast in the entire world is as busy with birds as the cost of Louisiana," said Rue McNeill, Northlake Nature Center Director.