Thursday, July 27, 2017
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The two badly decomposed bodies found during a welfare check at a Covington-area mobile home park on Monday have been identified as 52-year-old Robert Ashworth and 58-year-old Brenda Cahill, both of Covington, the St. Tammany Parish coroner announ…

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
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Andrew Canulette, a St. Tammany native and local journalist, has been named editor of the St. Tammany Farmer, bringing a deep knowledge of the north shore's people, places and news to the weekly newspaper's coverage.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Players turned out under beautiful skies for the warm sand of Coconut Sands Beach Sports in Kenner for an all-ages volleyball tournament benefiting the Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health Unit of Children’s Hospital.

Author James Nolan will be visiting the Alvar Library, 913 Alvar St., from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 27, to discuss and sign his book "Flight Risk: Memoirs of a New Orleans Bad Boy." Nolan’s book is described as a page-turning narrative w…

Property owners who hoped to rezone 15½ acres of land at the end of Marina Boulevard in Beau Chene were turned down by the Parish Council at its July meeting after residents of the gated community objected to plans to build 18 townhouses and nine …

With the theme “Let’s Say Aloha to a Cure!” the seventh annual Grapes and Grain fundraiser for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation was an irresistible tropical temptation. About 300 patrons attended the event at the Castine Center in Mandeville, all wi…

Former St. Paul's standout and current Oklahoma State Cowboy Jalen McCleskey was one of 46 wide receivers named to the 2017 Biletnikoff Award Pre-Season Watch List, given to the nation's top wide receiver.

When a new kitten joins the family, you'll take him or her to the vet for shots, to be spayed or neutered and to make sure the kitten is in overall good health. But after these initial visits, how often should a cat see the vet?

The Knights of Nemesis will hold its 13th annual Jack Bennett Memorial Luau Dance from 8 p.m. to midnight on Aug. 5, when it will introduce its Royal Knight XIII and Goddess Nemesis XIII for the 2018 parade.

"Working Hands," a photograph by Donald Crais, won the Best of Show Award at the St. Bernard Art Guild's open show on June 10 at Nunez Community College in Chalmette. Glass artist Maurice Alvarado judged the show. 

UNIVERSITY VIEW ACADEMY: Openings remain in the early college program of University View Academy, a public online charter school for students from kindergarten through 12th grade. High school students in the early college program can earn an assoc…

LSU VETERINARY MEDICINE: Madilyn Garcia, from Abita Springs, and Katherine Lamont, from Madisonville, have been selected to participate in the LSU Vet School's Summer Scholars Program as recipients of the NIH Biomedical Research Experience for Vet…

JEFFERSON PARISH PRESCHOOL: Prekindergarten seats are still available in the Jefferson Parish Public School System for the 2017-18 school year. Applications must be completed online at jeffersonchild.com. Questions can be emailed to echh@jppss.k12…

ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW ORLEANS RETREAT CENTER: Cuisine from chef John Folse will be featured during the Wine and Dine Gala to benefit the Archdiocese of New Orleans Retreat Center on Friday, July 28, at Chateau Golf and Country Club. The chairwomen of…