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  1. St. Paul's runs away from Covington 91-76 in a key District 6-5A showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | NOLA.com

    The St. Paul's boys basketball team showed a renewed sense when it beat Covington 91-76 at home Friday after two straight District 6-5A losses. Dropping games to Mandeville and Northshore seemed to serve as a wake-up after St. Paul's came out of the gate with nine straight league wins.

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  2. Blood tests indicate scientist may not have been sickened at Tulane primate centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | NOLA.com

    Additional blood samples taken this week from the federal investigator who tested positive for traces of foreign bacteria after doing research at the Tulane National Primate Center indicate she was not infected at the Covington area research facility, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Further testing over the next few weeks is needed to confirm the CDC's preliminary findings, St. Tammany Parish government said in a news release Friday .

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  3. Dragon Boat Festival will make waves on the Tchefuncte River: Madisonville Town TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Times-Picayune

    ... than 40 dragon boat races a year, raising millions of dollars for community partners, such as Mary Bird Perkins in Covington. The boats are shipped from Canada and arrive a week before the event so teams can get practice time. In the sport of dragon ...

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  4. North shore nightlife: What's happening the weekend of Feb. 13-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Times-Picayune

    Flow Tribe at Voodoo Fest 2014. They'll perform on the north shore on Friday, Feb. 13 at Winos and Tacos in Covington.

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  5. Who should be North Shore Female Athlete of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | NOLA.com

    ... second round to face 15th-seeded East Ascension on Thursday (Feb. 12) at the St. Scholastica athletic complex in Covington. Please submit any nominees to Jim Derry, who can be reached at jderry@nola.com or 504.232.9944. The deadline for nominees are ...

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  6. James Gill: Cambre case shows prosecution gone wildRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Advocate

    ... might easily have pressed for a bigger payout. So there is some consolation for taxpayers. Cambre's restaurant in Covington evidently wasn't doing so well four years ago. His landlady, Barbara Marullo, had him evicted and filed suit for back rent. ...

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  7. Mystic Krewe of Olympia parade celebrates 50 years of revelry in downtown CovingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Times-Picayune

    Before The Mystic Krewe of Olympia even started its annual Mardi Gras passage through the streets of historic downtown Covington, crowds were out in full force and the party had already begun. Nobody waited for the crowned royals or masked men astride horses to arrive; paradegoers were already in the mood.

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  8. Case of human illness could stem from bacteria at primate center in CovingtonRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by Richard Alan Hannon. Photo shot on 10/29/2004. A pigtail macaques monkey watches visitors in its cage at the Tulane National Primate Resarch Center in Covington.

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  9. Woman becomes ill while investigating death of monkey at Tulane research centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... is being monitored after becoming ill while investigating the death of a monkey at the Tulane research center in Covington. She is currently being treated with antibiotics, while other members of the investigative team are currently being tested and ...

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  10. Foreign bacteria may have sickened scientist at Tulane Primate CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | NOLA.com

    A scientist investigating a foreign strain of bacteria that killed a monkey last year at the Tulane National Primate Research Center near Covington has been hospitalized and a blood test indicated traces of the bacteria, officials said. Various local, state and federal agencies are working with the center to identify, isolate and mitigate and prevent further transmission of the bacteria, Burkholderia Pseudomallei.

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  11. Brother Martin wins St. Paul's Wrestling InvitationalRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | NOLA.com

    ... esuit, 146.5; 4. Holy Cross, 128; 5. Destrehan, 55; 6. Fontainebleau, 54; 7. John Ehret, 34; 7. Mandeville, 34; 9. Covington, 33; 10. Pearl River, 29; 11. Belle Chasse, 27; 12. Fisher, 18.5; 13. Thomas Jefferson, 8

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  12. Mary, Queen of Peace hosts annual Fleur-de-Fall fundraiser: North Shore NotablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Times-Picayune

    ... y be provided to Elizabeth Moore at fleurdelizabeth@gmail.com; 985.893.0612; or by mail to 20490 Johnsen Crossing, Covington LA 70435.

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  13. Covington Mayor Mike Cooper, five City Council members re-electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Times-Picayune

    Covington Mayor Mike Cooper and five members of the City Council were re-elected Friday when no one qualified to oppose them in the March 28 election. Two other council incumbents - Rick Smith and Jerry Coner - will face opposition.

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  14. Northlake Newcomers host luncheon and style show: North Shore NotablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Times-Picayune

    ... be provided to Elizabeth Moore at fleurdelizabeth@gmail.com ; 985.893.0612; or by mail to 20490 Johnsen Crossing, Covington LA 70435.

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  15. Convulsing and gyrating, Covington men on bad Mojo drug trips spark concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | NOLA.com

    St. Tammany Sheriff Jack Strain and other law enforcement authorities during a 2011 news conference where he announced the arrests of 20 people for selling synthetic marijuana and bath salts in convenience stores throughout St. Tammany Parish. Three men in Covington and one in Slidell recently suffered bad trips after smoking Mojo, a synthetic marijuana, spurring concern among authorities.

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  16. North Shore girls basketball review: power ratings, playoff outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Times-Picayune

    ... came out really hurts. Assuming the Bulldogs lose to Ponchatoula in the season finale on Feb. 12, the road game at Covington is a must-win if they want to host a playoff game. Outlook: Covington certainly will be in the playoffs, but unless they can ...

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  17. Comparing The 3 Largest Sporting Goods CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Seeking Alpha

    ... golfing and exercising. Here's a closer look at what each offers: Pool Corp. (NASDAQ: POOL ), headquartered in Covington, Louisiana, offers swimming pool related products including accessories, repair and replacement parts, water chemicals, ...

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  18. Oklahoma State football notebook: Indiana transfer Michael Hunter not officially a Cowboy quite yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | NewsOK.com

    ... the speed to go and get the long ball." McCleskey - a 5-foot-10, 160-pound receiver from St. Pauls High School in Covington, La. - recorded more than 1,300 receiving yards between his junior and senior seasons. McCleskey certainly has good football ...

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  19. Oklahoma State football: A closer look at Jalen McCleskey and why...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | NewsOK.com

    ... the speed to go and get the long ball." McCleskey - a 5-foot-10, 160-pound receiver from St. Pauls High School in Covington, La. - recorded more than 1,300 receiving yards between his junior and senior seasons. McCleskey certainly has good football ...

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  20. Covington voters to get notice of new City Council districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | NOLA.com

    About 10 percent of Covington 's registered voters will receive notices in the mail notifying them that they have been moved into new City Council districts as a result of reapportionment. St. Tammany Parish Registrar of Voters Dwayne Wall said the notices along with new voter identification cards were mailed out this week to 693 of the city's 7,046 registered voters.

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