Category Archives: Local News

Potential Bikeshare Program for the Northshore

New Orleans Blue Bikes program began in 2017 and is still very popular within the community.  St. Tammany Parish is drastically growing and a bikeshare program would be very successful in the Northshore area. “We hope and think people will

New Homesites In St. Tammany Approved

St. Tammany is a growing parish where residents enjoy the slow small town feel close to the big city of New Orleans. On February 12, 2019,  St. Tammany Planning Commission approved 153 more homesites that will be located in three

St. Tammany Schools To Start Construction Projects At Three Schools

Madisonville Elementary, Mandeville High School and Covington High School are getting some much needed TLC. The St. Tammany Parish School Board will accept close to $28 million in construction bids for the work. Over $14 million plans to be allocated

New Growth To Come To Madisonville

The Madisonville Town Council was busy with many request for various projects throughout the town at the council’s last meeting. DeZaire Marina will soon have a new restaurant. The Blind Tiger will seat up to 130 diners. The approval will

Two St. Tammany Parish Schools To Get New Classrooms

Many of St. Tammany Parish Schools are reporting large increases in enrollment within the past few years. The area is growing and the schools need to have room to accommodate new students. St. Tammany School Board’s Business Affairs & Administrative

Roadwork To Begin In St. Tammany Parish

Those that commute from St. Tammany Parish will be affected by a new project for roadway improvement that started on January 31, 2019. The $1 million dollar project which is part of the $16.4 million capital works budget that will