MOMENT WITH THE GUEST OF HONOR. First Sergeant Kieron Vernon takes a few minutes with his family during the retirement celebration held at the Amite Community Center on June 16.
Tangipahoa Parish Farm Bureau received the five Gold Star Award at the 96th Annual Convention of the Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation in New Orleans.
The Kentwood Library came alive Tuesday, June 26, as Cajun music floated through the air. Children leapt out of their seats to dance and play instruments.
Qualifying for the November 6 election is July 18 through 20. Local and municipal candidates will qualify with the clerk of court in the parish where they are registered to vote.
CHOPPING AWAY. Chef Nicholas Carrier of The Boston Restaurant demonstrates how to chop onions to students of the Amite Elementary Magnet School's 21st Century Program.
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