The Louisiana Supreme Court has sided 6-1 to reinstate Darryl Smith as a candidate for mayor of Hammond on the Nov. 8 ballot.
With a goal to bring a fresh, new approach to the Tangipahoa Parish School Board, Ponchatoula native Kelly Wells has announced his candidacy to represent District H on the Tangipahoa Parish School Board.
SPRINGFIELD, LA – Former Livingston Parish School Teacher and Administrator Monica Sullivan, a 54-year-old Republican from Springfield and past resident of Maurepas, has announced she will run for the open District 8 Seat of the Livingston Parish School Board.
In a series of cases pending before the 21st Judicial District Court this week, three local candidates have been disqualified from seeking office in the Nov. 8 primary election.
A dozen local officials were elected without opposition at the close of the qualifying period on Friday, but that still leaves several big races on the Nov. 8 ballot, including four-way Mayoral races in Hammond and Kentwood.
Congresswoman Julia Letlow, Ph.D., officially qualified to run for re-election for her second term as the U.S. Representative for Louisiana’s Fifth Congressional District.
The race is on to the Nov. 8 primary election as those vying for public office begin to file their official notice of candidacy this week.
Incumbent Rose Quave Dominguez, a lifelong resident of the Bedico/Ponchatoula area, announced her candidacy for the Tangipahoa Parish School Board District I seat on Wednesday.
Longtime Livingston Parish Educator and Albany resident Steve Link has announced his candidacy for Livingston Parish School Board District 9.
Heath Martin, the Tangipahoa Parish Jail Warden, says that he is running for Sheriff next fall. In a speech to the Kentwood Rotary, Martin outlined issues plaguing the Amite jail.
Kimberly Anderson Thibodeaux has announced she will be a candidate for Tangipahoa Parish School Board – District F in the upcoming November Election.
On Friday, June 10, 2022, Ponchatoula Police Chief Bry Layrisson announced that he will not run for sheriff in the 2023 election.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Republican Steering Committee this week selected Congresswoman Julia Letlow (LA-05) to fill an open seat on the powerful House Committee on Appropriations.
Britain Sledge will advance to a runoff election for Hammond City Court Judge in Tangipahoa Parish’s 7th Ward, according to complete but still unofficial results from the Secretary of State’s Office.
COVINGTON, La. — St. Tammany-based legislators now chair the Transportation Committees of the Louisiana Senate and Louisiana House. This new development provides the Northshore’s infrastructure priorities with a spotlight in Baton Rouge.
LIVINGSTON, La. – The Livingston Parish School Board is asking voters to renew a 5-mill ad valorem tax that is dedicated to funding parish-wide construction projects, renovations and improvements to all school facilities and property in the parish.
Seventh Ward City Court Judge Candidate John Watts has received the sole endorsement from the Tangipahoa Parish Republican Executive Committee. Three Republican candidates sought the endorsement but only Watts received it.
As a result of the continued growth of Tangipahoa Parish, the Louisiana Legislature has created a new senatorial seat with a majority of the voters residing in southern Tangipahoa Parish.
BATON ROUGE, LA. – As reported to the Louisiana Ethics Administration Campaign Portal today, Louisiana Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser (Republican) starts 2022 with an impressive $2,404,214.26 cash on hand as he prepares for the 2023 election cycle.
Qualifying for the March primary began on Wednesday, and a full slate of candidates are already in the running for the Hammond City Court judge’s position.
Britain Sledge, the longtime City Court of Hammond prosecutor and assistant district attorney, will be a candidate for City Court Judge. The City Court serves the entire 7th Ward of Tangipahoa Parish including Hammond, Ponchatoula, Pumpkin Center, Baptist, Wadesboro, and Manchac. The special…
Saturday is Election Day across Tangipahoa Parish where a parish wide half-penny sales tax dedicated to school workers goes to voters for consideration.
DENHAM SPRINGS---Local elected leaders and school officials gathered for a breakfast meeting Monday (March 15) at the Denham Springs High School STEM & Robotics Center to hear information on legislative issues being proposed for consideration during the 2021 Louisiana Legislative Session…
COVINGTON – St. Tammany Parish President Mike Cooper advised voters today that a renewal of a 1.69 mills drainage tax will appear on the March 20th ballot.
On Friday, January 22, Robert Lansden-professionally known as Captain Robert Lansden-qualified to run for Congress in the 5th District of Louisiana.
Chad Conerly, a retired Air Force Colonel from Kentwood Louisiana, has qualified to run for Louisiana’s 5th Congressional District in the March 20th special election. “I am running for Congress because our national political environment has become toxic. I am a political outsider with the le…