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Severe storms produce hail across Tangipahoa and Washington parishes

TANGIPAHOA PARISH, La. (WGNO) — Severe weather swept across Tangipahoa and Washington parishes during rush hour Thursday producing 2-inch size hail. A Tornado Watch has been issued for all our Louisiana parishes until 3 a.m. 121 more words

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Obituary of Robert M. Breland, 1889-1959

This obituary for my maternal grandfather was published in The Commercial Appeal in Memphis, Tennessee, on Thursday, November 26, 1959. It contains two factual errors:  Robert M. 207 more words

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Missing Girl in Tangipahoa Parish

Have you seen this girl?  Press release from Sheriff’s Department below…

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office
For Immediate Release

HAMMOND, LA, January 7, 2016 – Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards is asking for the public’s assistance in locating runaway teen Ladana Clark. 76 more words

Man opens fire in bar in Independence

INDEPENDENCE, La (WGNO) – Three people are dead after a man opened fire at a bar in Tangipahoa Parish.

Police say 35-year-old Thomas Ransom walked into Angie’s Bar on Highway 51 just before 10:30 p.m. 45 more words

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Mystery roll: Our Lady of Tickfaw

This was from a roll of Ektar that I had rolling around in a desk drawer for so long that I forgot what was on it. 48 more words

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The Scariest Drive Home Ever

When I first started driving alone in a car my father told me some basic things to always remember.  Never drive on an empty tank.  Get your oil checked regularly. 1,301 more words

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Homes still flooded in Tangipahoa Parish as residents recover from hurricane Patricia aftermath

TANGIPAHOA PARISH, La. (WGNO) – In Tangipahoa Parish, the heavy rains closed roadways and left families stranded overnight.

Some residents are still dealing with the remnants of hurricane Patricia, but thankfully the Red Cross has stepped in to help out. 351 more words

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