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  1. Nun Run supports Camp Kateri at Rosaryville Spirit Life CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Daniel Vicknair, of Albany, dressed as a pope, was one of numerous chefs who entered the Anything Goes Cook-off. With him are his mother, Rachell Vicknair, center, of Albany, and his grandmother Nona Boudreaux, of Carrier, Miss.

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  2. Blue Sparrow Salon opens new shop in HammondRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Owner Leah Nunez, second from right, cuts the ribbon on the Blue Sparrow Salon during their grand opening on April 27 at 506 E. Morris Ave., in Hammond. Joining her are, from left, stylist/cosmetologist Melanie Minton, salon manager/stylist Casey Fernandez and esthetician Karalee Dye.

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  3. North Oaks Sports Medicine announces spring student-athletes of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | The Advocate

    Brittney Turner, center, has been named a 2017 Student-Athlete of the Spring Season by North Oaks Sports Medicine. With her are North Oaks Sports Medicine Head Athletic Trainer/Supervisor Nate Borget, left, and Albany High School head softball coach John Legoria.

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  4. Southeastern College of Arts, Humanities and Social Services honors top studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | The Advocate

    Southeastern Louisiana University students from Livingston Parish who were honored at the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences' May 1 honors convocation were, from left, Andrew Benton, of Springfield, Outstanding Senior Award in New Media and Animation; Ryan Lafleur, of Denham Springs, Outstanding Senior Award in Music Education; and Lauren Gibson, of Walker, The Wilcox Outstanding Graduating Senior Award.

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  5. Zaxby's cuts ribbon on new Hammond locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | The Advocate

    Owner Nick Carter, third from right, cuts the ribbon on the new location of Zaxbys at 370 S. Morrison Blvd. in Hammond on April 24. Joining him are, from left, partner Casey Paulk, partner Scott Roland, director of operations Hayley Davis, operations specialist Jadia Carter and owner Zack Fordham. Owner Nick Carter, third from right, cuts the ribbon on the new location of Zaxbys at 370 S. Morrison Blvd. in Hammond on April 24. Joining him are, from left, partner Casey Paulk, partner Scott Roland, director of operations Hayley Davis, operations specialist Jadia Carter and owner Zack Fordham.

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  6. Southeastern's Delta Tau Delta chapter earns top awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | The Advocate

    Epsilon Phi Chapter of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond is the recipient of the Hugh Shields Flag, presented to the top 10 chapters across the country. The Hugh Shields flag is the highest award the national fraternity can bestow upon a chapter and is based on overall performance and programming in the areas of academics, finances, recruitment, membership education, operations, campus leadership, service and alumni relations, a news release said.

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  7. Hammond teen dies in one-car accident Thursday in Tangipahoa ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | The Advocate

    A single vehicle crash on La. 1054 in Tangipahoa Parish, just south of La. 16, early Thursday claimed the life of 18-year-old Hammond resident Nathan Daniel Arnold, according to Louisiana State Police.

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  8. Don't miss these events in the Acadiana areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | The Advocate

    The wild percussionist Mike Dillon, seen here at Voodoo Fest, performs at 9 p.m. Saturday at The Wurst Biergarten in downtown Lafayette as part of the second Saturday ArtWalk. A scene from the box office hit 'Finding Dory'; a screening of the film starts at dusk Saturday at Parc International in downtown Lafayette.

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  9. Livingston chamber celebrates business at annual expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | The Advocate

    Lisa Aranyosi, business services representative for the Louisiana Workforce Commission, attempts to catch all the cash she can in the Money Machine at the Business and Community Expo on May 2. Manning the booth, from left, are EFCU Financial Services staff members Emily Stuall, Garrett Ganucheau and Tessa Perry. The EFCU Financial Services booth was one of about 120 at the expo.

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  10. Traffic changes planned for SLU commencement SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | The Advocate

    Motorists planning to attend Southeastern Louisiana University's commencement ceremonies on Saturday in Hammond should anticipate heavy traffic and route changes affecting University Avenue between Interstate 55 and North Cherry Street. Harold Todd, director of University Police, said the section of University Avenue between West Tornado Drive and SGA Drive will be restricted from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. that day.

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  11. Fellom Ballet presents - The Frog Prince' on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | The Advocate

    From left are Hannah Tribou as Brunhilde, Taylor Gautreaux as Princess Vivian and Vibriyogn Epuri as the Prince Josef in 'The Frog Prince' presented by Fellom Ballet on Friday at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts in Hammond. From left are Hannah Tribou as Brunhilde, Taylor Gautreaux as Princess Vivian and Vibriyogn Epuri as the Prince Josef in 'The Frog Prince' presented by Fellom Ballet on Friday at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts in Hammond.

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  12. Southeastern satisfied with closer-by-committee approach to its bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | The Advocate

    The path to the Southeastern Louisiana starting rotation has typically gone through the closer's role during coach Matt Riser's time in Hammond. First it was Kyle Cedotal, then current ace Mac Sceroler.

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  13. Don't miss these events in the Acadiana and outlying areas of south LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | The Advocate

    Singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle performs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Acadiana Center for the Arts in Lafayette. Tickets are $30 and up.

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  14. Hammond Art Guild celebrates 55 years with May exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Advocate

    The Hammond Art Guild is celebrating its 55th anniversary this year and, to commemorate the occasion, is holding its 55th annual Open Spring Exhibition through May 26 at the Hammond Regional Arts Center, 217 E Thomas St., Hammond. The show features artist members' creations, as well as artwork from area high school students and artists from the community.

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  15. Crescent City Coin Club hosting Spring Coin Show in HammondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Advocate

    Collectors are invited to stop by the Knights of Columbus Hall at 1700 N. Oak St. in Hammond from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday to meet with local and regional coin dealers displaying U.S. and foreign coins, currency, medals and artifacts. Also available for sale are doubloons, stamps, jewelry, coin storage products and more.

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  16. Louisiana SBDC at SLU to host seminar on customer focused sellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Advocate

    The Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southeastern Louisiana University will host a free seminar May 9 titled Customer Focused Selling. Co-sponsored with the Louisiana Economic Development Foundation, Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce and Northshore SCORE, the seminar is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the LSBDC main office in the Southeast Louisiana Business Center, at 1514 Martens Drive in Hammond.

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  17. Hammond man accused of trying to sell stolen laptop to uniformed deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | The Advocate

    A Hammond man was arrested over the weekend after he tried to sell a stolen laptop to a uniformed deputy at a gas station, the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said Monday. Early Sunday morning, 24-year-old Shawn Landry walked up to a uniformed patrol deputy at the Murphy gas station in Ponchatoula, where the deputy was fueling his marked patrol car, and offered to sell the officer a laptop, Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Dawn Panepinto said in a news release.

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  18. Don't miss these events in the Acadiana area and outlying areas of south LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | The Advocate

    Acadian Superette, in the Freetown area of Lafayette, will host Late Night Plate Jams at 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The shows are $5 a piece and feature food, beer and music.

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  19. Bunko's Back: Fundraiser returns to benefit Lady Lion BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The Advocate

    After a three-year hiatus, Bunko for Basketball, the fundraiser for Southeastern Louisiana University's Lady Lions basketball, is returning April 29. Hosted by PRIDE - Positive Role-models Involved in the Development of Excellence - the Lady Lions' support and mentoring group, Bunko for Basketball is set for 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the War Memorial Student Union Ballroom in Hammond. Tickets, $40 in advance or $45 at the door, are on sale and can be purchased from any PRIDE member, through Eventbrite online and at the Dugas Center for Southeastern Athletics, 800 Galloway Drive, or by calling 549-2395.

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  20. Julie Perise named Member Relations Director for the Greater Hammond Chamber of CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | The Advocate

    "Julie understands our emphasis on building member and community relations as we continue to make the case for growth in the Greater Hammond area and in Tangipahoa Parish," said Melissa Bordelon, Greater Hammond Chamber president and CEO. Perise will be primarily responsible for member retention, recruitment and engagement efforts, a news release said.

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