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The town of Madisonville, the oldest permanent settlement in St. Tammany, was founded more than 200 years ago. The St. Tammany Parish Library will be displaying historical photos of the town in “200 Years on the Tchefuncte: Celebrating Madisonvill…

“Getting Into the Groove with our Seniors on The Move” is the theme for the Council on Aging St. Tammany's weekly walking group, which kicked off Feb. 8 at the Covington Senior Center in Covington. The group is free to join and gets moving every W…

Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry and some of his players came together with representatives of Chevron and the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation on Feb. 7 to unveil a new playground and refurbished basketball court at the Boys & Girls Club…

Kids learned to make the traditional egg bread for the Jewish Sabbath on Jan. 29 at the Mega Challah Bake at the Torah Academy in Metairie. Camp Gan Israel and PJ Library sponsored the event, which featured children making challah from scratch, cr…

This weekend kicks off the first big batch of parades for the 2017 Carnival season. Although you might love Mardi Gras and look forward to the festivities, this isn't an outing in which pets should tag along.

Mandeville and its Parks and Parkways Commission celebrated Arbor Day by giving away tree seedlings Feb. 4 at the Mandeville Trailhead. The distribution was part of the commission's efforts with Mandeville Releaf. An LSU Ag Center agent was there …

LSU Health New Orleans held a pajama party Jan. 25 at its Pediatric Dental Clinic, complete with games, check-ups for kids and an appearance from the Tooth Fairy.

ST. TAMMANY PARISH HOSPITAL: The St. Tammany Quality Network has honored Dr. Joseph Landers and Dr. David Toups, of St. Tammany Parish Hospital, for their efforts to reduce sepsis. Landers, an internist and hospital medicine physician, and Toups, …

BIBLE STUDY: The pastors of Covington Presbyterian Church and Madisonville Presbyterian Church are joining to present Friday lunch-hour Bible studies, alternating between the two churches. The Rev. Rob White and the Rev. Zac Ritchie will be survey…

LSU LAW: Six St. Tammany Parish natives were named Paul M. Hebert Scholars and five were named Dean’s Scholars by the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center for the Fall 2016 semester. Justin DiCharia, Molly Gunnels, Sara Kuebel, Jolene Neuman, Anna Reed a…

BAYOU WOODS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: The PTA at Bayou Woods Elementary School in Slidell is one of 25 across the country to receive a donation of 20 e-book readers through the National PTA's Family Reading Experience program. The capabilities of the rea…

The Inner Wheel Club of Slidell hosted its annual Gourmet Wine and Dine fundraising event recently at the home of Bill and Sharron Newton. Guests arrived at twilight to join friends on an expansive front porch overlooking the lovely gardens and st…

First-graders at Lee Road School in Covington celebrated the 100th day of school by counting to 100 in a variety of ways. Each student created a project that displayed 100 items of their choice. They also made necklaces with 100 fruit rings and we…

GARDENING TALK: Jeanne Rudzki, president of the Master Gardeners of Greater New Orleans, will present "Super Plants for Your Louisiana Landscape," at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. The free pr…

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP: Mike Casso will give a presentation on nutritionals and pharmaceuticals when the Big Easy Fleur de Lis Parkinson’s Support Group meets from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, in the Esplanade I room in the first-floor con…

Cheré Dastugue Coen, an award-winning journalist, writing instructor, playwright, novelist and cookbook author, will speak at the monthly meeting of the Southeastern Louisiana chapter of the Romance Writers of America at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Ea…

'SONGS FOR THE JOURNEY': The choir and musicians of the Rising Star Baptist Church of LaPlace will perform during a "Songs for the Journey" Black History Month program at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, at the St. Charles Parish East Regional Librar…