Thursday, June 29, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Two of the American Legion's pillars are Americanism and youth — or teaching patriotism, especially to young people, said Rick Sunders. But that's only one of the reasons he's taken on the role as honor guard coordinator for Post 16 in Covington.

Most everyone knows that Independence Day is the date upon which Americans “officially” celebrate freedom, but the partying is done in oh so many different ways.

Max is a stunning and lovable 5-year-old Maine coon. He would make a great addition to any home. For more information, email adopt@animalrescueneworleans.org or visit animalrescueneworleans.org to complete an adoption application online.

Why wait until July Fourth to celebrate Independence Day? Enjoy patriotic music performed by the Marine Corps Band and fireworks launched from the Peristyle across from the Goldring/Woldenberg Great Lawn, on Monday, July 3, at City Park.

The U.S. Flag Code contains instructions for display and care of the flag. It is a federal law, but the penalty described in it for failure to comply with its suggestions is not enforced. With Independence Day almost here, it's a good time to revi…

The Kiwanis of Greater Covington and the North Shore-Mandeville Kiwanis joined recently to host the annual Tasting on the Tchefuncte party. Held on the banks of the Tchefuncte River at the Madisonville Maritime Museum, the collaboration proved to …

Salmen High School held its graduation May 4, 2017, at Southeastern Louisiana University.

Fulfilling his promise to announce his collegiate commitment before the start of his senior season, Archbishop Hannan offensive lineman Christian Hoz declared last week that he will be heading to Arkansas State University to join its football team.

In anticipation of its annual tax sale on Monday, July 31, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is advertising the list of delinquent property taxpayers in this week’s edition of The St. Tammany Farmer.

Starting in August, Abita Springs residents and businesses will see a big increase in their water and sewer bills to pay for a much-needed rehabilitation of the town’s decaying sewer system. The increased rates were approved unanimously by the Cit…

Chiggy is a 1-year-old shorthair kitty who's very sweet and laid back. If you are interested in Chiggy or any of the adoptable animals of St. Tammany Humane Society, visit sthumane.org.

Man Enough to be a Girl Scout events on June 1 at Fontainebleu State Park in Mandeville featured nature walks, a knot-tying challenge and other outdoor activities that offered opportunities for girls to bond with their male role models. Guest spea…

Behind a nearly unstoppable offensive attack, the Archbishop Rummel Raiders easily won the seventh annual Southeast 7-on-7 Invitational on the Lakeshore High campus, defeating Covington High 27-8 on Saturday afternoon.

DRESS FOR SUCCESS: The Gregory Agid Trio will perform during a Sippin' in the Courtyard raffle fundraiser for Dress for Success New Orleans from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 28, at Maison Dupuy, 1001 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Admission is fre…

PHYSICAL THERAPY BENEFITS: Little Farms United Church of Christ, in partnership with Magnolia Physical Therapy, will present a free program, "Benefits of Physical Therapy," from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 22, at 135 Sauve Road, River Ridge, fo…

WOMEN'S DAY: Marilyn Allen, of Destiny Christian Center in LaPlace, will be the guest speaker during the Women's Day celebration at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 9, at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church, 147 E. 20th St., Reserve. Forell Bering Sr. is past…

UNO ENGINEERING: Damon Smith, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at the University of New Orleans, has been awarded a $150,000 grant from the Louisiana Board of Regents to research ways to improve and expand the use of 3-D printed pr…

The New Orleans Man & Woman of the Year campaign raised $829,036 in 10 weeks for the Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The top fund raisers were Man of the Year Sidney Torres IV and Woman of the Year Kaye Cour…