NEW LIBRARY IN KENTWOOD BEGINS TO TAKE SHAPE. Plans for the new Kentwood branch of the Tangipahoa Parish Library were unveiled during a meeting of the library board last Thursday, March 16. Architects from Holly and Smith have designed a futuristic library with an earth science theme.
By MATTHEW ROY The 2017 Amite Oyster Festival is resigned to the history books and the streets of Amite are once more calm and quiet. According to Oyster Board Co-Chairman Carol Brooke, the festival was an “extreme success.”
Representative Robby Carter was happy to donate a State Flag and an American Flag to the St. Helena Parish Sheriff’s Office and the St. Helena Parish Courthouse. Sheriff Nat Williams and Clerk of Court Mildred Cyprian graciously accepted the flags and appreciated Representative Carter’s efforts. “They were greatly needed,” said Carter.



HAMMOND, La.- The Southeastern Louisiana offense had the upper hand as the Lion football team closed out the second week of spring camp with its first scrimmage Saturday morning in Strawberry Stadi

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NEW ORLEANS, La. – Southeastern Louisiana junior Devin King added another distinction to his highlydecorated career on Monday.




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