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Bridge in Pearl River near Slidell closed
The Pearl River swing bridge on U.S. 90 east of Slidell is shut down to vehicular traffic, according to the state highway department. The barrier gate on the Mississippi side of the span became stuck in the down position Monday morning, blocking traffic.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
St. Tammany's Republican Parish Executive Committee to hold candidate endorsement forums
The St. Tammany Republican Parish Executive Committee will hold candidate endorsement forums starting Saturday for those running in the Nov. 4 elections . The public is invited to attend the events, at which the 19-member committee will interview the candidates and consider whether to make endorsements.
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Pearl River boy takes on an alligator in N.O. East
The fight to survive sent 12-year-old Matthew Kelly to the hospital with serious bite marks from a battle that could have cost him his life. He felt the alligator clamp down on his leg and pull him under the water while he and his father were spear fishing about 30 yards offshore in Lake Pontchartrain near Little Woods.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Updates about the senior center, swamp museum, and more: Pearl River Town Talk
All area seniors are reminded that the Pearl River Senior Center, located across the street from the Pearl River Town Hall at 39433 Louisiana Highway 41 Spur, is open weekdays from 9 a.m.- 1 p.m. Weekly activities at the center include Bingo each Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m.- 11 .m., and exercise to music each Monday and Wednesday ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Queen new LSU music, drama department dean
That's important as he begins the fall semester as the new dean of LSU's College of Music and Dramatic Arts.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Israeli airstrike levels 7-story building in Gaza
Amateur video emerged on Saturday of the moment an apartment building in downtown Gaza City was hit by Israeli missiles.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Pearl River resolution allows town resources to be used for election challenges
In March, the Board of Aldermen voted 4-1 to allow the town to challenge the residency of any candidate, for any town office.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
No speckled trout in August? Fish bass on Pearl River instead
Up around Interstate 10 and Highway 90, the Pearl is a typical riverine system with backwaters, drains and water-loving trees like cypress and tupelo gum.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Continuing coverage: St. Tammany Parish election qualifying
A child accompanies her mother in a St. Tammany Parish voting booth during a previous election.
Tue Aug 19, 2014