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Possible tornado reported in Kentwood

KENTWOOD, La. (WGNO) – A possible tornado knocked down trees and utility poles in Kentwood this afternoon.

Tangipahoa Parish President Robby Miller is on the scene of the damage, according to the Tangipahoa Parish Government’s Facebook page. 37 more words


Hammond Police investigating overnight murder

UPDATE: The shooting victim has been identified as Darius Latin.

HAMMOND, La (WGNO) – A 22-year-old man was found dead after an overnight shooting in Hammond. 77 more words


Stirling Properties Welcomes The Home Depot to Hammond Square

Stirling Properties commercial real estate company is pleased to announce that The Home Depot is coming to Hammond, Louisiana, as part of the Hammond Square redevelopment. 431 more words


Tangipahoa Parish voters spark runoffs

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – It was a busy night for Tangipahoa voters.

In the Town of Amite City, “Buddy” Bel was elected mayor with 55 percent of the vote, Competitor Walter Daniels pulled in 45 percent. 151 more words


Tangipahoa Parish Fair Underway

Tangipahoa Parish Fair Underway

  • September 28 – October 2, 2016
  • Address
    • 400 Reid Ave.
    • Amite, LA 70422
  • Free Admission



Trouble afoot for strawberry farmers hit by floods

(WGNO) — Many people in Tangipahoa Parish lost their homes in August’s flood.  Some of those who grow strawberries lost their land.

According to the LSU Ag Center’s office in Amite, the hardest hit areas are below Interstate 12 in the parish.  198 more words


'I will survive, I have nowhere to go.' Folks in Amite surviving after horrible flood

AMITE, La. (WGNO)-  In Tangipahoa Parish, people living there are still cleaning up and picking up the pieces left by last week’s horrible flooding.

WGNO’s Kenny Lopez… 200 more words