When Lisa Brabham Peairs was growing up on a dairy farm, her family would embark each year on a post-Thanksgiving trek into the nearby forest to choose and cut a Christmas tree.
Gulf gets more restoration projects from BP fund
NEW ORLEANS -- Restoring the oil-stained Gulf of Mexico coastline is critical to the Obama administration's fight against climate change, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Friday.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Pearl River student Kelsey Parker shines on stage at the House of Blues in New Orleans
Local talent was on display Dec. 3 when Kelsey Parker took the stage as part of the International House of Blues Foundation Bringin' Down the House showcase at the House of Blues in New Orleans.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Pearl River High School introduced to Rebel Tech
Pearl River High School students have a new option to consider when deciding on what school-sponsored club or activity they wish to join.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Auditor opens probe of Pearl River finances
The state legislative auditor's office has opened an investigation into the finances of the St. Tammany Parish town of Pearl River.
Which type of tree makes the perfect Christmas tree? Local tree farm experts weigh in
"Human recognition of that tree predates the first Christmas," Gernon said of the deodar cedar.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Common Core, redistricting to be discussed during community meeting Tuesday in Pearl River
St. Tammany Parish School Board member Peggy Seeley will host a community meeting for her district Tuesday night in Pearl River.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Recycling Club Cleans up at Pearl River High School
Pearl River High School students and staff recently picked up 1,243 pounds of recycled materials as part of a national competition connected to Keep America Beautiful.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Busy holidays ahead for Pearl River community: Pearl River Town Talk
The sights and sounds of the holiday season are upon us in Pearl River . There are plenty of holiday activities taking place in the Pearl River community, all of which are free and open to the public.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
North Slidell artist proud to be part of Pelicans on Parade: North Slidell
Everyone in Slidell has seen and knows about the Pelicans on Parade that dot the city's landscape over the past year, but how much do you know about the artists? One North Slidell resident, David Miller, is among that number.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
St. Tammany residents question Mississippi officials about Pearl River dam proposal
A couple dozen St. Tammany Parish residents peppered Mississippi officials with questions and concerns Wednesday night about a flood control proposal to widen the Pearl River in Jackson and build a dam that would create a 1,500-acre lake.
Pearl River High student, teacher of the year are recognized
Congratulations have been extended to Pearl River High teacher Clear Moore and student Matalyn Stark.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Mississippi officials to discuss flood control options, including dam on Pearl River
Mississippi officials will be in St. Tammany Parish Wednesday night to discuss flood control alternatives being studied in Jackson, Miss., including a proposal to dam the Pearl River .
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Freeze warning early Thursday for Baton Rouge, Slidell, Mississippi coast
Expect freezing temperatures to return to areas north of Lakes Pontchartrain and Maurepas and along the Mississippi coast between midnight Wednesday and 9 a.m. Thursday.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Pearl River High School Veterans Day celebration a community tradition
Pearl River High School held its 42nd annual Veterans Day program, which has become a beloved community tradition for the residents of the Town of Pearl River.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Turtle Creek, Cross Gates, River Oaks subdivision updates: Military Road
The Turtle Creek Garden Club has selected the property at 316 Applewood Drive as its November Yard of the Month.