After Nagin sentencing, national columnist addresses question of race: Jarvis DeBerry
If you're in the New Orleans metropolitan area, you might conclude that the U.S. Attorney's Office here has nabbed public officials in seemingly every parish.
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Friday Jul 11
Offshore acreage drives bidding at July oil, gas lease sale
This oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico near the Chandeleur Islands was photographed in April 2010.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
State troopers honored at award ceremony
State Police troopers from around Louisiana were recognized for their service and for putting their lives on the line of duty on Thursday.
Children's buys NOAH for $29M, explores use for psychiatric hospital
Exterior of the New Orleans Adolescent Hospital at 210 State Street. Children's Hospital has purchased the 17-acre property from the state of Louisiana.
Anti-smoking grants awarded to two north shore organizations
Two north shore organizations have been awarded Community Advocacy Grants to push anti- smoking programs in the area.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Painting with a Twist Celebrates Milestone 2 Million Customers
Combined, this equates to guests sipping on at least 400,000 bottles of wine during classes, and their paintings covering nearly 100 football fields.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
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John Poitevant of Mandeville, La., is here visiting relatives. a Mrs. W.J. Husbands returns to her home following surgery at Mercy Hospital.
Mandeville-area fire department maintains Class 2 rating
Firefighters with the Mandeville area's Fire Protection District No. 4 at the scene of a woods fire.
St. Tammany Parish to purchase site of mental health hospital near Mandeville for $15.4 million
St. Tammany Parish has reached an agreement to buy about 296 acres of land east of Mandeville from the state, including the iconic psychiatric hospital whose threatened closure in 2012 created strife in both the health care and political arenas.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
St. Anselm Catholic Church presents its 'Jewel of Madisonville' fundraiser
St. Anselm Catholic Church will present an event with flash and flare, brilliance and bling at its "Jewel of Madisonville" Gala and Auction.
Organizer officially announces new 36-day holiday event in Mandeville
A new holiday lights event will add to the festive options this winter. The Fontainebleau Park Celebration of Lights, a 36-day long celebration, is now in being planned by Chetta Productions, LLC, owner of the Mandeville City Seafood Festival, which just wrapped up this year's fest on July 4, 2014.
Newell UMC Honors Pastor Nolan Robinson for 22 years of service
Newell United Methodist Church in Mandeville recently feted its former pastor, Rev.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
North shore nightlife: What's happening for the weekend of July 4-6
Most of this weekend's live music will get kicking during the day, at the many festivals happening in St. Tammany in celebration of July 4. There's Jefferson Starship and Grass Roots, performing after dark gigs at the Mandeville City Seafood Festival on Friday .
Four Louisiana-brewed beers for the Fourth of July
Abita Purple Haze was recently tapped as one of " 4 all-American beers you can drink all Fourth of July " by an article on "The Today Show" website.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Jefferson Starship vocalist talks about Grace Slick, Irma Thomas and musical 'mystery' of New Orleans
Around the time she was performing in the off-Broadway show "Love, Janis" - where she was backed by original members of Janis Joplin's band - Jefferson Starship vocalist Cathy Richardson experienced a type of musical magic in New Orleans.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Slidell attorney Alan Black announces run for 22nd Judicial District Attorney
Slidell attorney Alan Black has announced he will run for 22nd Judicial District Attorney, an office that serves St. Tammany and Washington Parishes.
Investar sees active first day of trading
Shares of Investar Holding, the parent company of Investar Bank, launched Tuesday at $14 per share and quickly spiked to $14.53 per share before settling lower and closing at $14.20.
Jefferson Starship, Grass Roots headline Mandeville City Seafood Festival on July 4
"I didn't want to see something I had been going to with my kids forever and ever going by the wayside."