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‘FREE’ at Showcase

‘FREE’ at Showcase

Editor April 17, 2016 Comments Off on ‘FREE’ at Showcase

SLIDELL – FREE!!! If that is a word you like, then don’t miss the East St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce 2016 Business and Community Showcase that will take place on Thursday, April 14 from

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Slidell voters say ‘OK’ for city to sell bonds for roads

Slidell voters say ‘OK’ for city to sell bonds for roads

Editor April 17, 2016 Comments Off on Slidell voters say ‘OK’ for city to sell bonds for roads

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Slidell voters on Saturday gave the go-ahead to city officials to sell $12 million in bonds to fund road and sewer work. Voters passed the request

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Parish taxes go down in big way

Parish taxes go down in big way

Editor April 17, 2016 Comments Off on Parish taxes go down in big way

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – As the anti-tax sentiment grows across the country, St. Tammany Parish residents made it clear on Saturday that they feel the same way, soundly defeating two

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Obituaries

Obituaries

Editor April 11, 2016 Comments Off on Obituaries

Alan Lowery Huffman passed away on Thursday, March 10, 2016. He was born in Los Angeles, Calif. on March 18th, 1935, and lived there until relocating to Slidell in 2002 where he lived with

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Juvenile Detention Center is changing lives

Juvenile Detention Center is changing lives

Editor April 9, 2016 Comments Off on Juvenile Detention Center is changing lives

Our newspaper has a policy of usually staying out of endorsements of any kind. There was only one time in the past seven years of our publications that we took a position and endorsed

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Human and animal remains found inside Slidell man’s home

Human and animal remains found inside Slidell man’s home

Editor April 9, 2016 Comments Off on Human and animal remains found inside Slidell man’s home

SLIDELL — A Slidell man who is being sought by police after human and animal remains were found at his home was arrested last week on a domestic violence charge, police said Friday. Joshua

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Rooftop Rendezvous returns on Saturday

Rooftop Rendezvous returns on Saturday

Editor April 9, 2016 Comments Off on Rooftop Rendezvous returns on Saturday

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The annual Rooftop Rendezvous certainly has become one of the most anticipated parties of the year on the Slidell social scene thanks to its most unique

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Slidell asking voters to back $12 million in street bonds

Slidell asking voters to back $12 million in street bonds

Editor April 9, 2016 Comments Off on Slidell asking voters to back $12 million in street bonds

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Slidell Mayor Freddy Drennan doesn’t beat around the bush in discussing the challenge facing the city administration when it comes to maintaining roads and drainage in

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Juvenile Detention Center could close without public support

Juvenile Detention Center could close without public support

Editor April 9, 2016 Comments Off on Juvenile Detention Center could close without public support

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Joseph Dominick understands the strong feelings in St. Tammany Parish about high millage rates and what has become an anti-tax movement in recent years. This Saturday,

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Important votes set Saturday

Important votes set Saturday

Editor April 9, 2016 Comments Off on Important votes set Saturday

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Voters across St. Tammany Parish will go to the polls this Saturday, April 9 to face seven different ballot items that support a variety of public

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Obituaries published March 31, 2016

Obituaries published March 31, 2016

Editor April 3, 2016 Comments Off on Obituaries published March 31, 2016

Arthur E. Meyer, Jr. passed away peacefully at the Hospice House in Slidell on Sunday, March 13, 2016. He was 83 years old. His wife, Karen Burnaman Meyer survives her beloved husband of 30

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‘Bubbly’ raises money in style

‘Bubbly’ raises money in style

Editor April 3, 2016 Comments Off on ‘Bubbly’ raises money in style

SLIDELL — The 7th Annual Bubbly on the Bayou proved to be a beautiful event again. On the beautiful and historic grounds of Patton’s Restaurant on Cleveland, men and women showed off their derby

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Ride with Don’s Taxi has plenty of extras

Ride with Don’s Taxi has plenty of extras

Editor April 3, 2016 Comments Off on Ride with Don’s Taxi has plenty of extras

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – When you call for a ride with Don’s Taxi you will get far more than a trip across town or to downtown New Orleans. Don Wells

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‘Jazz’ is the place to be this weekend

‘Jazz’ is the place to be this weekend

Editor April 3, 2016 Comments Off on ‘Jazz’ is the place to be this weekend

I hope to see many of you this coming Saturday or Sunday at one of my favorite places to have a little fun—Chateau Kole. That’s the name Ronnie and Gardner have given to their

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Olde Towne to come alive for Arts Evening Saturday

Olde Towne to come alive for Arts Evening Saturday

Editor April 3, 2016 Comments Off on Olde Towne to come alive for Arts Evening Saturday

SLIDELL — Slidell Mayor Freddy Drennan invites everyone to come out and enjoy an exciting evening of arts and entertainment in Olde Towne at the City of Slidell’s 22nd annual Arts Evening, one of

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Volunteers sought for 4th annual Bayou Cleanup

Volunteers sought for 4th annual Bayou Cleanup

Editor April 3, 2016 Comments Off on Volunteers sought for 4th annual Bayou Cleanup

SLIDELL – Zane Galbert is living proof that one person can make a difference. The lifelong Slidellian proved that three years ago when he singlehandedly picked up so much trash from Bayou Bonfouca and

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Annual fundraiser this weekend critical for charity

Annual fundraiser this weekend critical for charity

Editor April 3, 2016 Comments Off on Annual fundraiser this weekend critical for charity

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The bar continues to get higher for the annual Jazz on the Bayou fundraiser hosted each year at the home of Ronnie and Gardner Kole. But

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Deputy almost run over

Deputy almost run over

Editor April 3, 2016 Comments Off on Deputy almost run over

PEARL RIVER — A Pearl River man was arrested for attempted murder of a police officer after he repeatedly punched and attempted to run over a female St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputy on March

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Parish gets covered in prayer at mayor’s breakfast gathering

Parish gets covered in prayer at mayor’s breakfast gathering

Editor March 23, 2016 Comments Off on Parish gets covered in prayer at mayor’s breakfast gathering

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau MANDEVILLE – A host of St. Tammany public officials who joined in the annual Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast last Friday at the Fleur de Lis banquet hall in Mandeville

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Do you have any great Easter egg games?

Do you have any great Easter egg games?

Editor March 23, 2016 Comments Off on Do you have any great Easter egg games?

Happy Good Friday and Happy Easter to you all. This is a nice weekend coming up because it is all about family. After Easter services on Sunday morning, which I know EVERYONE will attend,

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