Origins of Tangipahoa Parish Place Names Series In 1969, the Official Souvenir Program of the Tangipahoa Parish Centennial included a Place Names Study written by John Valsin Coumes which discussed
This past Monday was Martin Luther King Jr. Day. It is a day designated to honor the man who spearheaded the civil rights movement in the 60’s.
I'm your newest columnist, but I'm not new to Tangipahoa Parish. Many years ago, I worked at the News-Digest with Carol Brooke and we both shared a love of the newspaper business.
As we start the new year and look toward the future, we must not forget to look also to the past.
Separation of church and state, especially when it comes to religion and public schools, continues to be a point of friction between school officials, secularists and those parents and students who