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Protest planned against Tangipahoa Parish facial hair graduation rule

AMITE, La. (WGNO) – Demonstrators will be in front of the Tangipahoa Parish School board Monday afternoon. They’re protesting a facial hair graduation rule which prevented Amite High School’s valedictorian from walking at graduation. 142 more words


As You Wish, a book review by Director Barry Bradford

Review of Cary Elwes’ As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of the Princess Bride

by Barry Bradford

If you are a fan on the movie… 417 more words

Barry Bradford

State police make arrest in fatal hit-and-run in Hammond

HAMMOND, La. (WGNO) — Louisiana state troopers announced an arrest in a morning hit and run crash that killed a bicyclist in Hammond.

The suspect in the case is identified as 32-year-old Brandon Fowler of Amite.  120 more words


Student arrested for bomb threat while making second threat

PONCHATOULA, La, (WGNO) — Tangipahoa Parish deputies announced the arrest of a 17-year-old who is accused of making bomb threats.  They say at the time of his arrest; he was sitting in his desk at school and in the process of making a second threat. 229 more words


Ponchatoula High School secure after bomb threat

PONCHATOULA, La. (WGNO) –  Several different police department swept through Ponchatoula High School early Thursday morning after the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office received a “terrorist threat.” School officials closed the school and cancelled classes as a precaution. 335 more words


Catholic Charities asks for donations for flood victims

(WGNO) — Catholic Charities is asking people to donate supplies for people affected by the recent flooding.

Organizers say baby formula and diapers as well as cleaning supplies, trash bags, and gift cards to area stores are needed most.  192 more words