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  1. Golden Corral holds ribbon-cuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | The Advocate

    The Greater Hammond Chamber celebrates a ribbon-cutting for Golden Corral on June 14 at its location at 1748 SW Railroad Ave., Hammond. Pictured are members of the Greater Hammond Chamber, members of Disabled American Veterans, the City of Hammond and Tangipahoa Parish, as president of Searcy Inc. Marvin Searcy cuts the ribbon on the new Golden Corral location.

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  2. Teach a kid to fish....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | The Advocate

    Rachael Mathews with WLF Aquatic Volunteers Instructor Program helps Noah Downey, 10, from St. Francisville, remove a plastic fish that he caught at the Backyard Bass fishing demonstration Saturday during the first Cub Scout fishing derby at Camp McGee in Clinton. Gathering Saturday at the first Cub Scout fishing derby are, front from left, Megan Berthelot, Sandra Badon, Rob Bourgeois, Racheel Mathews, Nicholas Berthelot and Tytus Brumley; and back row, Keith McDavid, Leigh Louque Alan Berthelot and Danielle Berthelot.

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  3. In court explosion, New Orleans FBI accused of surveilling attorney for indicted agent Chad ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | The Advocate

    Chad Scott, a longtime special agent in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's New Orleans field division, walks out of federal court after posting bail for 10 indictments, in New Orleans, La., Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017. Friend Stephen Garcia is seen at right.

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  4. The New Octavians performing arts academy holds grand openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 11 | The Advocate

    The Greater Hammond Chamber celebrates a ribbon cutting for The New Octavians on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at its location, 1905 W. Thomas St., Suite K, Hammond. Attendees include, from left, Greater Hammond Chamber Member Relations Director Julie Perise; The New Octavians staff members Laurie Bonura, Ronni Settoon, Brent Goodrich, Lauren Gibson and Roger Rivet; and Hammond Mayor Pete Panepinto.

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  5. Locat student competes in Scripps Spelling BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 4 | The Advocate

    Neha Mothilal, 2018 LCDC Regional Spelling Bee champion with her sister, Navya Murugesan, winner of the 2014 LCDC Regional Spelling Bee. Neha Mothilal, 2018 LCDC Regional Spelling Bee champion with her sister, Navya Murugesan, winner of the 2014 LCDC Regional Spelling Bee.

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  6. North Oaks Sports Medicine provides free physicals for student athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | The Advocate

    Dr. Juan Martinez, of North Oaks Primary Care in Hammond, prepares to evaluate Physical Day first-timer Nicholas Graves, 14, a pitcher for the Walker High School Wildcats baseball team. Dr. Stephen Graham performs a heart and lung check on Hammond High Magnet School football and track athlete Kevin Primus, 18. Camryn Woods, a 17-year-old point guard for the Albany High School Lady Hornets, gets a blood pressure check from North Oaks Patient Access Associate Britani Jackson.

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  7. Party Barn celebrates ribbon cuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | The Advocate

    The Greater Hammond Chamber celebrates with The Party Barn on May 18, 2018, as it celebrates its ribbon cutting at 15587 Club Deluxe Road location in Hammond. Pictured are Beverly Delatte, Amy Brumfield, Christy Whitaker, Shaun Holcomb, Greater Hammond Chamber President and CEO Melissa Bordelon, Hammond Mayor Pete Panepinto, Anthony Regalo, Heather May, Travis Regalo, Cris Cochran, Dinavia David, Rene McLin, Molly Amant, Alvon Brumfield and Cammie Proctor.

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  8. Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys receive June chamber awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | The Advocate

    The Greater Hammond Chamber awards the June Link Award to Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys, at 901 W. Thomas St., Hammond. From left are attorney Carmen Liriano; George Anthon; Chamber board member Theresa Harris; Whitney Statham, of the City of Hammond; Jewel Jamal; Link Award Committee Chairman Rusty Mayer; Hammond Mayor Pete Panepinto; attorney Trey St. Romain; attorney Brad R. Matthews; General Manager Jim Scala; assistants Kristen Crawford and Erica Straughan; and paralegal Cheri Mowen.

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  9. Louisiana Literature: 'Pistols and Politics' by Samuel C. Hyde Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2018 | The Advocate

    "Pistols and Politics: Feuds, Factions, and the Struggle for Order in Louisiana's Florida Parishes, 1810-1935" by Samuel C. Hyde Jr., LSU Press, $27.95, paperback Samuel C. Hyde Jr.'s new novel is a followup to his "Pistols and Politics: The Dilemma of Democracy in Louisiana's Florida Parishes, 1810-1899," published in 1998. Hyde is the Southeastern Louisiana University Leon Ford Endowed chairman, professor of history and director of the Center for Southeast Louisiana Studies at the Hammond university.

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  10. Annie Awards winners announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | The Advocate

    The Greater Hammond Chamber selected five women for recognition at the June 8 Annie Awards Luncheon to be held in the Southeastern Louisiana University Student Union Grand Ballroom. "Each of these individuals works tirelessly and gives selflessly to the improvement of the greater Hammond community and Tangipahoa Parish," said Chairman Elsbet Smith Hollywood.

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  11. Families come together at Nun Run, Anything Goes Cook-offRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | The Advocate

    Visitors to the Nun Run and Anything Goes Cook-Off and Family Day gather under the tall pines on the campus of Rosaryville to celebrate a day of fun, fellowship and fundraising for Camp Kateri which is a summer youth activity at the historic religious center located just east of Springfield. The event drew scores of runners and friends of Rosaryville who support the center which celebrates its 80th anniversary this year.

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  12. Southeastern students volunteer during The Big EventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | The Advocate

    Microbiology sophomore Angela Thomas, of Opelousas, left, and Biology Undergraduate Society member Stephanie Garcia, a microbiology senior, of Loranger, organize library books after dusting the shelves at the Tangipahoa Parish Library Hammond Branch as part of Southeastern Louisiana University's Big Event on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Microbiology sophomore Angela Thomas, of Opelousas, left, and Biology Undergraduate Society member Stephanie Garcia, a microbiology senior, of Loranger, organize library books after dusting the shelves at the Tangipahoa Parish Library Hammond Branch as part of Southeastern Louisiana University's Big Event on Saturday, April 21, 2018.

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  13. SLU College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences honors top graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | The Advocate

    Southeastern Louisiana University students from Livingston Parish who were honored at the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences' April 30 honors convocation are, from left, Madison Lane, of Walker, Outstanding Senior Award in Printmaking; Madison Smith, of Springfield, Outstanding Senior Award in Theatre Design; and Anna Arceneaux, Outstanding Senior Award in English, and Kimberely Calhoun, the D Vickers Award in Creative Writing, both of Denham Springs.

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  14. Hammond's 'Trashy Lady' prepares for move after years of volunteer serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | The Advocate

    Longtime Hammond resident Barbara McKaskle spends hours every week picking up litter along the city's streets. McKaskle has long been active in Keep Hammond Beautiful and Tangi Clean, organizations that advocate for city beautification and anti-litter campaigns.

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  15. Hammond man arrested in hit-and-run that left 5-year-old dead, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | The Advocate

    A 25-year-old Hammond man has been arrested in the hit-and-run that left a 5-year-old dead on Monday, according to a release from the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office. Davonta Johnson Abron was booked on multiple counts stemming from the crash, which occurred about 7:15 p.m. near the intersection of East Park Street and Simpson Place in Hammond.

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  16. North Oaks invites community to public forum May 8Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | The Advocate

    People with questions about North Oaks can attend the health system's public forum from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday. Hosted by the North Oaks Board of Commissioners and President and CEO Michele Sutton, the forum will take place in the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center, within North Oaks Diagnostic Center, 15837 Paul Vega, MD, Drive in Hammond.

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  17. Hammond restaurant holds ribbon-cuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | The Advocate

    The Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce celebrates with Our Mom's Restaurant & Bar owners Trent Fresina and JP Ngo as they cut the ribbon on their new location at 205 E. Thomas St., Hammond, on Thursday, April 12, 2018. From left are lead architect Tom Pistorius, Fresina, Ngo, architect Meredith Rawlings and builder Ken Crockett.

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  18. Man struck, killed by two vehicles in Hammond Friday night, state police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | The Advocate

    A Hammond resident died Friday evening along Interstate 55 after exiting his vehicle, crossing two lanes and being struck by two cars, according to Louisiana State Police. Archie Corsley Powell IV reportedly exited his vehicle on the right shoulder of Interstate 55 northbound to the left shoulder for reasons not currently known.

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  19. Hammond home tour will feature designs by John DesmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | The Advocate

    Midcentury modern residences will be in the spotlight during a historic home tour here from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. There will be 17 stops on the tour, which is being presented by the Louisiana Architectural Foundation and Hammond Historic District Commission, "Midcentury modern architecture came out of the function-over-form ideology and connects building inhabitants in various ways to the nature around them," according to a news release.

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  20. Berry goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Advocate

    Kaden and Trey Coon, 6 and 9 of Walker, ride the giant slide at the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2018 on Friday, April 14. Gracelin, 18 months, and Serenity Cooper, 4, prepare for a car ride at the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2018 on Friday, April 14. Mahalie Joiner, right, shows potential customer Kiwana McConzuit, a half-flat of local strawberries at one of the booths selling the delicacies during the Annual Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival held Friday through Sunday. The berries were grown on the Johndales Farm located near Ponchatoula.

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