Northshore

October 19, 2018 - 7:29 am
(WWL.com) -- Hammond is hosting its first airshow in 26 years tomorrow at the Regional Airport, with a packed lineup featuring sky divers, classic bi-planes, and a fighter jet worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Hammond Mayor Pete Panepinto says visitors will have a chance to see the high tech F...
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Chris Miller
October 18, 2018 - 4:56 pm
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office says deputies booked a 16-year-old student at Northshore High School on a terrorizing charge Wednesday night. “A parent contacted Slidell Police after they were made aware that the teen had sent text messages to other students referencing guns and his plans...
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Chris Miller
October 11, 2018 - 3:36 pm
A Slidell woman faces charges after police say she left her 11-month-old son unattended in a running bathtub. "Nancy Goodale was arrested Wednesday (Oct. 10) after it was discovered she was under the influence and impaired, when she left her 11-month-old son in a bathtub with the water running,...
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Chris Miller
October 05, 2018 - 3:47 pm
The St. Tammany District Attorney's Office announced today that 45-year-old Earnest Diaz Jr. of Slidell was sentenced to 15 years behind bars for two counts of molesting teenage girls. "One of the victims testified during his trial in August that she was 15 years old when Diaz began touching her...
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David Blake
September 27, 2018 - 2:17 pm
In a press conference today, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Randy Smith revealed that his Narcotics Task Force successfully conducted an undercover operation in the West 30s neighborhood of Covington that led to 22 arrests of men and women charged with drug related offenses. "We were asked by community...
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Chris Miller
September 25, 2018 - 1:49 pm
Slidell Police say one of their motorcycle officers was involved in a serious crash and had to be taken to University Medical Center in New Orleans. In a Facebook post, the police department said it had no other information to offer but wanted to respond to "social media rumors and media requests...
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Chris Miller
September 19, 2018 - 12:06 pm
Covington Police Chief Tim Lentz announced today that he is resigning in two weeks, The New Orleans Advocate reports. Lentz said he has been "called to other pursuits that will require his full time and attention" and will resign effective 5 :00 p.m., October 3. Lentz has served as the Northshore...
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Chris Miller
September 14, 2018 - 4:52 pm
A Northshore judge has ordered St. Tammany Parish Public Schools to pay $460,000 in damages to a Slidell man who was raped as an elementary school student by a janitor. The New Orleans Advocate reports the judge also awarded the victim's parents $25,000 each. A jury convicted Dino Schwertz in 2007...
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Chris Miller
September 13, 2018 - 3:34 pm
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office says Wednesday afternoon's officer-involved shooting in the Eden Isles area remains under investigation, and a 16-year-old faces attempted first degree murder charges. "St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives were canvassing the area attempting to develop...
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Chris Miller
September 12, 2018 - 5:55 pm
The St. Tammany parish sheriff's office says no deputies were hurt when shots were fired during a chase this afternoon that ended in Eden Isles. Three suspects are in custody, including one taken to the hospital.
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