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Slidell man dies in car accident

Slidell man dies in car accident

Editor November 21, 2014 Comments Off

SLIDELL — A 34-year-old Slidell man was killed November 13 in a single-vehicle crash on the Interstate 10 Service Road near Slidell, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Capt. George Bonnett said. Dr. Charles Preston,

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Digital signs in Slidell?

Digital signs in Slidell?

Editor November 21, 2014 Comments Off

By JOHN BINDER Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The prospect of traditional billboards in the city of Slidell being converted to digital billboards is coming under fire by a group who is fighting a

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Just like paint splotches, life’s problems eventually fade away

Just like paint splotches, life’s problems eventually fade away

Editor November 20, 2014 Comments Off

Faithful followers of this column (hi, Daddy!) may recall that I recently considered some home improvement projects, DIY-style. Specifically, my husband and I planned to paint our kitchen and breakfast room. I obsessed over

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Camp Salmen is one big, happy family

Camp Salmen is one big, happy family

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

In a short period of time Slidell expanded from the quaint old brick downtown that originated down by the railroad tracks, into a pretty good-sized metropolis; ranked twelfth in Louisiana’s roster of cities. However,

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PR comes up short in second round

PR comes up short in second round

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer PEARL RIVER — The #16 seed Pearl River Lady Rebels had the daunting task of taking on the #1 seed Teurlings Catholic in the second round of the

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Salmen falls to Breaux Bridge

Salmen falls to Breaux Bridge

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

SLIDELL — The #21 seed Salmen Lady Spartans finished their season with a 3-0 loss (25-15, 25-20, 25-19) to #12 seed Breaux Bridge last Thursday night in the Bi-District round of the state volleyball

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Slidell prevails in first round

Slidell prevails in first round

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

SLIDELL — The Slidell Lady Tigers advanced to the Regional round of the state volleyball playoffs with a 3-1 win (26-24, 14-25, 25-20, 25-21) over #13 seed East Ascension. With the win, Slidell advanced

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Lady Panthers defeated by Chapelle

Lady Panthers defeated by Chapelle

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — The clock struck twelve on the #8 seed Northshore Lady Panthers season as the #9 seed Chapelle Chipmunks took a 3-2 victory and with it a

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FBC records historic win

FBC records historic win

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — The #12 seed First Baptist Christian clinched its first second round playoff victory in school history with a three set victory over #5 seed Houma Christian

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PJP reaches quarterfinals

PJP reaches quarterfinals

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — It was business as usual for the #1 seed Pope John Paul II Lady Jaguars as they posted a decisive 3-0 win (25-9, 25-9, 25-21) over

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Northlake tops Jags

Northlake tops Jags

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — A tough season ended for the Pope John Paul II Jaguars as the visitors from Northlake Christian rolled to a 41-16 District 7-2A win. Wolverine running

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Spartans roll past PR

Spartans roll past PR

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

BY DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — It was a game with a lot of scoring. Unfortunately, for Pearl River, it was the Salmen Spartans doing the majority of it handing the Rebels

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Tigers win finale

Tigers win finale

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — The Slidell Tiger offense is peaking at just the right time and it showed as they finished the regular season with a huge 49-35 win against

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Tigers travel to Mandeville in opener while Jaguars visit Riverside

Tigers travel to Mandeville in opener while Jaguars visit Riverside

Editor November 16, 2014 Comments Off

SLIDELL — There will be two teams from the Slidell area competing in the upcoming state football playoffs. The Slidell Tigers received a #23 seed in Division 5A and will travel to play the

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Obituaries published Nov. 13, 2014

Obituaries published Nov. 13, 2014

Editor November 15, 2014 Comments Off

Keith D’Aunoy, of Slidell, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at Slidell Memorial Hospital. He was 65 years old. He was the husband of Doris “Dot” D’Aunoy for 48 years; father of Keith

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Some things will never be just ‘things’ now that I am older

Some things will never be just ‘things’ now that I am older

Editor November 15, 2014 Comments Off

It was about six months ago when I looked around my house and wondered, where in the world did all this STUFF come from? Everywhere, in every cabinet, drawer, shelf, STUFF. My husband and

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Restaurant fights back after Katrina

Restaurant fights back after Katrina

Editor November 14, 2014 Comments Off

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Fernando Gallegos came to Slidell with one thing in mind: to live in a good place where he could raise his “bambino.” Nineteen years later, he

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Birthday bash sure made this guy feel special

Birthday bash sure made this guy feel special

Editor November 14, 2014 Comments Off

Guess what, it’s not that bad! I gave a little preview a few weeks ago to an upcoming day—my 60th birthday. Last week the big day came and passed, followed by the biggest party

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‘Slidell Ministers’ join together

‘Slidell Ministers’ join together

Editor November 14, 2014 Comments Off

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – A renewed effort to unite ministers in the Slidell area is underway, sparked by Slidell Mayor Freddy Drennan’s prayer breakfast that was begun two years ago.

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Right man FORE the job

Editor November 14, 2014 Comments Off

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The story about Jimmy Headrick sounds like a pretty good one when you understand the 60-year-old Slidell man has spent the majority of his life playing

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