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Trace final leg an issue

Trace final leg an issue

Editor May 11, 2016 Comments Off on Trace final leg an issue

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – From the first announcement in 1992 that St. Tammany Parish had purchased an abandoned Illinois Central railroad line crossing the entire parish with plans for a

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Red, White & Blue event on Friday helps children of vets

Red, White & Blue event on Friday helps children of vets

Editor May 11, 2016 Comments Off on Red, White & Blue event on Friday helps children of vets

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The small group of founding members for “Bring It Home Northshore” is not concerned with being the biggest non-profit community group around. For them, their successful

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How to stage your house so it will sell in ‘one day’

How to stage your house so it will sell in ‘one day’

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on How to stage your house so it will sell in ‘one day’

I’ve been talking lately about very little outside of selling my house, which I have to tell y’all WE DID. IN ONE DAY. Leading up to this event were weeks (months?) of prep-work. I

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Obituaries published May 5, 2016

Obituaries published May 5, 2016

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on Obituaries published May 5, 2016

Lisa Kay Gauley White passed away on Monday, April 18, 2016. She was 60 years old. She is survived by her mother, Ruby Gauley; her loving partner, Victor Perez; children, Heather Provost Benton (Kenneth

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Slidell felon gets 40 years for possessing gun

Slidell felon gets 40 years for possessing gun

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on Slidell felon gets 40 years for possessing gun

SLIDELL?– Marcel Thompson, 40, of Slidell, was sentenced as a habitual offender to 40 years in prison for possessing a gun as a convicted felon and another five years for simple possession of cocaine

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Benefit will show support for military kids

Benefit will show support for military kids

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on Benefit will show support for military kids

I have spent my share of time in this space talking about the Leadership Northshore organization and the great community projects that have been born from that group for many years. For those who

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Lightening strike kills Slidell man

Lightening strike kills Slidell man

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on Lightening strike kills Slidell man

SLIDELL — A Slidell-area man died after apparently being struck by lightning on a job site during recent stormy weather. Elvin Arturo Castro-Santiago, 36, was working at a construction site in the 1100 block

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Luncheon to offer ‘Cupcakes, Cosmos and Conversation’

Luncheon to offer ‘Cupcakes, Cosmos and Conversation’

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on Luncheon to offer ‘Cupcakes, Cosmos and Conversation’

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – A first-ever luncheon next week for the Business Women’s Network of East St. Tammany will offer attendees the perfect combination to support strong businesswomen. “Cupcakes, Cosmos

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‘Operation Angel’ revealed

‘Operation Angel’ revealed

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on ‘Operation Angel’ revealed

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell news bureau COVINGTON – St. Tammany Parish leaders took a strong step forward in the fight against drug addiction by announcing a new program on Monday on the steps of

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Slidell man reportedly hits crossing guard

Slidell man reportedly hits crossing guard

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on Slidell man reportedly hits crossing guard

SLIDELL — A school crossing guard was struck by a vehicle intentionally Monday morning, Slidell Police Department Capt. Daniel Seuzeneau said. The incident happened about 8:55 a.m. at Abney Elementary School at 825 Kostmayer

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Jury didn’t buy Reed defense

Jury didn’t buy Reed defense

Editor May 8, 2016 Comments Off on Jury didn’t buy Reed defense

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau NEW ORLEANS – A quick verdict on Monday evening in the corruption trial of former St. Tammany District Attorney Walter Reed suggested there was little the jury believed

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Obituaries published April 28, 2016

Obituaries published April 28, 2016

Editor April 28, 2016 Comments Off on Obituaries published April 28, 2016

Wayne L. Fisher Sr., of Slidell, passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, in Slidell. He was 68 years old. He was the beloved husband of Kim H. Fisher; father of Wayne L. Fisher

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Veterans get ‘thanks’ from Slidell restaurant program

Veterans get ‘thanks’ from Slidell restaurant program

Editor April 28, 2016 Comments Off on Veterans get ‘thanks’ from Slidell restaurant program

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Iona Davillier does not have to look back on her life and regret the lack of success—she has had more than many. Now in her second

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Interim Slidell Police Chief to be appointed

Interim Slidell Police Chief to be appointed

Editor April 28, 2016 Comments Off on Interim Slidell Police Chief to be appointed

SLIDELL?– Slidell Police Chief Randy Smith, who was elected as the sheriff of St. Tammany Parish in November of 2015, has selected long time Slidell Police veteran, Eugene “Butch” Howard, to serve as interim

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Project Graduation continues offering big party

Project Graduation continues offering big party

Editor April 28, 2016 Comments Off on Project Graduation continues offering big party

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – To over 800 graduating seniors this year in eastern St. Tammany Parish, the Project Graduation party will be one of the most memorable nights of fun

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‘KSB’ seeking volunteers to clean Slidell Saturday

‘KSB’ seeking volunteers to clean Slidell Saturday

Editor April 28, 2016 Comments Off on ‘KSB’ seeking volunteers to clean Slidell Saturday

SLIDELL – The city of Slidell is asking the public to join them again this Saturday, April 30 for one of their two “Cleanup and Beautification Days” in the city. Sponsored by Keep Slidell

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Reed trial underway

Reed trial underway

Editor April 28, 2016 Comments Off on Reed trial underway

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau NEW ORLEANS – Former 22nd Judicial Court District Attorney Walter Reed sat quietly in U.S. District Court for the second week in a row as his corruption trial

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DA, council not so happy now

DA, council not so happy now

Editor April 28, 2016 Comments Off on DA, council not so happy now

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – When St. Tammany Parish elected the first new district attorney in over 30 years with a December, 2014 victory for Warren Montgomery, the warm and fuzzy

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Vicky is ready to leave again

Vicky is ready to leave again

Editor April 28, 2016 Comments Off on Vicky is ready to leave again

My baby girl is leaving—again. That’s right, Vicky—the youngest of our three daughters—is heading off into the sunset next week on her latest adventure, this time to a summer camp in Oklahoma where she

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Obituaries published April 21, 2016

Obituaries published April 21, 2016

Editor April 24, 2016 Comments Off on Obituaries published April 21, 2016

Kelly Marie Bonnette, born July 31, 1967, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, April 15, 2016, at the age of 48. We will celebrate her life, share photos and stories

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