Great news from Tangipahoa Animal Control.
Tangipahoa Parish Council President @Brigette Hyde told the Ponchatoula Rotary today that the Drainage Board will soon begin clearing several thousand downed trees from blocking local canals. Hyde said there are approximately 400 miles of canals in southern Tangipahoa that will need to be cl…
The @Tangi Library honored Naariyah Malone for receiving this year's African American Honorary Service Award. As just a sixth grader at Martha Vineyard in Ponchatoula, Naariyah has made a big impact on his family, school and community.
Tangi Library Director Barry Bradford spoke to the Kentwood Rotary Club with some surprising news about the new Kentwood branch. Also, he announced that the library system is dropping late fines.
Mayor Bob Zabbia covered many topics in just a few minutes at the Ponchatoula Kiwanis Club, including civil service for police and fire, recovery from the storm, and many projects in the city.
Director David Lobue told the Kentwood Rotary Club all about the Hammond airport and the upcoming Hammond Northshore Regional Airshow. Fascinating information about the airport, and we included some cool pictures.
The Hammond Rotary Club heard from Heather Baker the President and Founder of, "@L36 A Warrior's Way,” in honor of her late husband, State Police Trooper George Baker of Albany who died in the line of duty in Hammond last May.
Lisa Fussell, director of academics for the Tangipahoa Parish School System, told the Ponchatoula Kiwanis Club about plans for a big summer school, testing of students, and other ways to help kids who fell behind last year.
More from Parish President Layton Ricks on big drainage projects soon-to-be-announced, the proposed Livingston community center, and blighted properties left over from the 2016 flood.