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Rabbit hunter finds human remains in Tangipahoa Parish

AMITE, La. –  An investigation is underway after a rabbit hunter found human remains in a wooded area in Tangipahoa Parish.

Deputies were called to the area near East Factory Street in Amite around 10 a.m. 48 more words


See full impact jousting at the RenFest

HAMMOND, LA — It is one of the biggest attractions at the Louisiana Renaissance Festival, the jousting.  Just watch and you’ll see the knights battle with swords and lances, on the ground and on horseback.  269 more words


Falconry is a 'Must See' at the RenFest

HAMMOND, LA — The Louisiana Renaissance Festival has its own air show.  No jets or helicopters; the show has falcons, owls, hawks and a parrot instead. 304 more words


Ponchatoula doctor arrested for sexual battery

PONCHATOULA, La. — A doctor in Ponchatoula was arrested Friday following a complaint by a patient.

Dr. Gregory Allen was booked into the Tangipahoa Parish Jail on three counts of sexual battery, said Ruth Wisher, a spokeswoman for the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office. 45 more words


Gary Stanga wins Tangipahoa Clerk of Court election

TANGIPAHOA PARISH – Gary Stanga has been re-elected Clerk of Court for Tangipahoa Parish.

Stanga, a Democrat, took a commanding lead over his Republican challenger Arden Wells throughout early voting, and carried that momentum throughout election night. 48 more words


Women accused of smoking pot in car with toddlers in the back seat

HAMMOND, LA — The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office says it arrested two women who were found smoking what is believed to be pot inside of a car.  180 more words


Two men indicted in Hammond bank robbery case

NEW ORLEANS — The United States Attorney’s Office in New Orleans announced the indictment on Tuesday, Sept. 19, of two men in connection with a bank robbery in Hammond. 178 more words