Continuing our journey through place name origins, we travel to the southern end of the parish to the "Strawberry Capital.” The town of Ponchatoula takes its name from the creek that runs nearby, a
A scary thought for many of us, but one of those unavoidable responsibilities of parenting today is discussing social media and the cell phone with our teens.
Origins of Tangipahoa Parish Place Names Series In 1969, the Official Souvenir Program of the Tangipahoa Parish Centennial included a Place Names Study written by John Valsin Coumes which discussed
This past Monday was Martin Luther King Jr. Day. It is a day designated to honor the man who spearheaded the civil rights movement in the 60’s.
I'm your newest columnist, but I'm not new to Tangipahoa Parish. Many years ago, I worked at the News-Digest with Carol Brooke and we both shared a love of the newspaper business.
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