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Report: Hannan star football player fights for life after ATV crash  FOX 8 Live WVUE

A star football player at Archbishop Hannan High School is fighting for his life after serious injuries he suffered during an ATV crash in Hammond on May 22.

US 190 open after overturned propane truck near Covington High shuts down road

COVINGTON, La. — A stretch of US 190 was reopened Wednesday afternoon after being closed in both directions near Covington high school because of an ...

From the Files of The Farmer | St. Tammany  The Advocate

25 years. Actor John Goodman was the star attraction, literally, of the weekend filming of scenes for the movie “The Kingfish" in downtown Covington, with ...

Out & About | St. Tammany  The Advocate

COMMUNITY EVENTS. THIS WEEK. LOUISIANA BICYCLE FESTIVAL: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Abita Springs Trailhead, 22275 La. 36. It's the 20th annual ...

Covington High students take to the stage  The Advocate

Covington High's students are not only dedicated to academics, and they showed it at the school's annual talent show held recently in the Elmer E. Lyon ...

Covington High School closed for the day amid video furor  New York Post

The Catholic school in Kentucky whose students faced off with a Native American elder in a video that went viral was closed Tuesday amid security concerns.

Covington High business classes give students an edge  The Advocate

Business classes are in high demand at Covington High School partly because students learn interesting skills in them, but also because those skills are valued ...

Covington students shine throughout community  The Advocate

Look around, Covington High students are showcasing their talents and goodwill in many places throughout the community.

Homecoming brings a week of fun to Covington High  The Advocate

Covington High School students, faculty and alumni took part in the annual homecoming festivities last week.

Covington High School Class of 1968 plans 50-year reunion  The Advocate

The Covington High School Class of 1968 will hold its 50th class reunion from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at The Vintage Court in Covington.

Covington High School  The Advocate

Covington High School held its graduation on May 4 at Southeastern Louisiana University.

FOX NEWS FIRST: Covington High School teens, families fight back; Shutdown fuels State of Union confusion  Fox News

Plus, Supreme Court takes first gun rights case in 10 years.

Covington High students enjoy new programs  The Advocate

This year, St. Tammany Parish schools have a new motto: “We Will.”

Reid excited to dive into Covington High boys basketball  The Advocate

The youngest boys basketball coach in St. Tammany Parish now works at Covington High School, and he couldn't be more excited about beginning.

The Media Wildly Mischaracterized That Video of Covington Catholic Students Confronting a Native American Veteran  Reason

Partial video footage of students from a Catholic high school allegedly harassing a Native American veteran after the anti-abortion March for Life rally in ...

Report on Covington High School incident finds no fault with students  Yahoo News

Feb 13 (Reuters) - A probe into a videotaped incident at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. involving Covington Catholic High School students and Native ...

'Everyone has their time': Fourth-grade teacher taught life lessons Greg Salter uses on and off the football field  The Advocate

The St. Tammany Farmer is producing a monthly series in 2019 that reunites a well-known St. Tammany Parish resident with the teacher who had the biggest ...

Covington repeats, Lakeshore makes history at powerlifting nationals  The Advocate

ALEXANDRIA — The newly renovated gym at Covington High School is going to get to put another banner up.

Media treatment of Covington students ‘way worse’ than Kavanaugh coverage, critic says  Fox News

Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann and his classmates have been attacked by everyone from respected journalists to far-left quasi ...

St. Paul’s School returns to state semifinals  WGNO New Orleans

Covington, La. -- A come from behind win followed by an 11-run victory over Evangel in the quarterfinals Friday night, has earned St. Paul's School another trip ...

Covington: Threat wasn't aimed at local high school  KWTX

COVINGTON, Texas (KWTX) The Hill County Sheriff's Office put an alleged shooting threat at a local high school to rest Friday, determining it was actually in ...

Two Covington City Council candidates agree building community center in District A is a priority  The Advocate

Two lifelong residents of District A in Covington are running to become the next City Council member representing the area.

This drag queen summed up the Covington High School boys controversy perfectly  LGBTQ Nation

Drag legend Jinkx Monsoon has summed up the controversy surrounding Covington High School boys perfectly. While people argue back and forth over ...

Former Covington teacher accused sexual relationship with student, other 'bizarre' activity  The Advocate

Kelli Burbach, who was a special education coordinator at Covington High School, was arrested Friday and accused of having a sexual relationship with a ...

4 Covington High School students arrested after school bus brawl  FOX 8 News WVUE-TV

Four Covington High School students have been arrested following an altercation that occurred as school was letting out Thursday (Dec. 14). Two St. Tammany ...

Covington High School celebrates homecoming  The Advocate

"Lions Can't be Tamed" was the theme of Homecoming 2017 at Covington High School, which culminated with the Covington-Hammond football game Oct. 27.

CNN to be sued for more than $250M over 'vicious' and 'direct attacks' on Covington Catholic student: lawyer  Fox News

CNN is likely to be hit with a massive lawsuit worth more than $250 million over alleged “vicious” and “direct attacks” on Covington Catholic High School student ...

Covington High School holds commencement  The Advocate

Covington High School held its commencement May 5, 2017, at the University Center of Southeastern Louisiana University. BEST IN CLASS: Charity Conlin, ...

The Gay Valedictorian Banned From Speaking At His Covington High School Graduation Not Shocked At Video  Towleroad

The same Catholic Diocese that oversees Covington Catholic High School in Kentucky, home to the students that harassed Native American Nathan Phillips ...

Keitisha Young seeks Covington District A Council seat  The Advocate

Keitisha Young, a community activist and Covington native, is seeking the District A seat on the Covington City Council.

Covington High roars into Homecoming 2017 week

Find out who is on the 2017 Covington High homecoming court here.

St. Tammany Schools Notes for May 9, 2018  The Advocate

ST. SCHOLASTICA ACADEMY: Hailey Rowbatham, a senior at St. Scholastica Academy in Covington, has been named a semifinalist in the 2018 U.S. ...

Covington High School Class of 1957 holds 60-year reunion  The Advocate

The 60-year reunion of the Covington High School Class of 1957 brought 21 classmates together June 3 at the Picacdilly Cafeteria. In the front row, from left, are ...

Reggie Gause and Kyren Whittington named St. Tammany Parish Players of the Year  The Advocate

It doesn't matter how old you are, the talent always rises to the top on the basketball court.

Covington High Class of 1968 marks 50 years  The Advocate

Members of the Covington High School Class of 1968 held their 50th reunion recently. At the reunion are, row one from left, Carroll Wascom, Carol Hunstick ...

LHSAA state tournament baseball games postponed  WGNO New Orleans

Sulphur, La. — Due to storms and rain expected in southwest Louisiana Thursday, all of the state semifinal baseball games have been postponed. Just before ...

Covington football player with prosthetic legs follows Friday-night-light dreams  The Advocate

It takes about 25 seconds for Emery Young to attach his two carbon-fiber prosthetic legs to his lower body.

AP, HBO, NBC could be next outlets sued over coverage of Covington Catholic student: co-counsel  Fox News

NBC, AP, HBO could be the next three outlets to be sued over their handling of Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann, his co-counsel has told ...

Covington students get t-shirts after they ‘got caught’ by police  WGNO

COVINGTON, LA -- A team of officers with the Covington Police Department lined the streets along Saint Scholastica Academy on Tuesday. They all had a ...

Rockslide of candidates seek St. Tammany Parish School Board posts

Four years ago, seats on the St. Tammany Parish School Board drew very little interest when election time rolled around. Only two of the 15 posts were ...

Covington falls to Danville in Baseball | Wcinews

Playing for the future has been success for Covington High School sports team in recent years although the development has not been without some growing ...

FOX NEWS FIRST: The lessons learned in rush to judgment in BuzzFeed, Covington controversies  Fox News

Welcome to FOX News First. Not signed up yet? Click here. Developing now, Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019. RUSH TO JUDGMENT - AND ITS LESSONS: The ...

ICYMI: NBC News Tried To Trash Catholic Covington Diocese...And It Failed Miserably  Townhall

The fallout from the Covington fiasco is over, but the damage is done. The media was left bloodied and bruised, and they set off a vicious campaign of ...

Covington High hires former LSU track star as new girls' coach  The Advocate

To help rejuvenate their girls' track and field program, Covington High School officials have made a big-time hire, naming April Sams as head coach.

St. Charles Catholic and St. Paul’s School both claim baseball state titles  WGNO New Orleans

Sulphur, La. -- The 8th time's the charm for the St. Charles Catholic baseball team, who had been to the finals 7 times before but never won a state title.

Power returns to the Northshore, Cleco and Entergy officials say

8:40 Update: Entergy Louisiana said that all Entergy customers in both parishes are back with power. The cause of the outage is still under investigation.

St. Tammany Schools Supt. Trey Folse: On on-campus officers, taxes, biggest challenge ahead, more  The Advocate

W.L. “Trey” Folse III has been a part of St. Tammany Parish public schools for nearly a half-century, and now, at the halfway point of his ninth year as the.

'He was the class of the league': Legendary Covington coach Jack Salter dies at age 86  The Advocate

Joseph William "Jack" Salter, the legendary former coach at Covington High School and the namesake of the Covington High football stadium, died Saturday ...

Attorney Threatens to Sue NYT's Maggie Haberman for Libel Against Covington Students  Breitbart

An attorney has threatened to sue New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman for the "obvious libel" against the Covington students.

Benjamin back on the beat in Covington after 13 months in Afghanistan  The Advocate

Lance Benjamin II was 20 years old and working at McDonald's when Covington Police Chief Tim Lentz asked him to interview for an open position with the ...

Covington High names its August Students of the Month

August's Students of the Month are Avery Collins and Matthew Fritscher.

Covington High School homecoming events bring students and alumni together  The Advocate

"Lions Going for the Gold" was the theme of this year's homecoming at Covington High School. There was a parade Sept. 22, followed by Bonfest, with a bonfire ...

In our opinion: The nation needs a slice of humble pie  Deseret News

Despite new information surrounding the incident between Covington High School students and a Native American elder in front of the Lincoln Memorial, ...

St. Tammany Schools Notes for February 21, 2018  The Advocate

FOLSOM JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL: Madison Hardee has been chosen as eighth-grade student of the year at Folsom Junior High School. Madison is the ...

Running back Devin Brumfield is rewriting the CHS record books  The Advocate

You can already make the case that Devin Brumfield is the best football player in the history of Covington High School — even though he hasn't yet begun his ...

Long-time former Covington High School coach Allie Smith dies at the age of 73  The Advocate

Allie Smith, a coaching presence in St. Tammany Parish for nearly half a century and a member of the Louisiana High School Sports Hall of Fame, died ...

Covington High unveils homecoming court and week's details

The homecoming week's festivities culminate with the football game, scheduled for Oct. 16, with kick-off scheduled for 7 p.m. The Fighting Lions will face their ...

First Amendment Lawyers Say Covington Student Has No Case Against the Washington Post  Yahoo News

Covington High School student Nicholas Sandmann's $250 million defamation lawsuit against the Washington Post has little chance of success, according to ...

Film Producer Jack Morrissey Apologizes for Deleted Covington ‘Woodchipper’ Tweet  TheWrap

"It was just a fast, profoundly stupid tweet," film producer tells TheWrap.

'I woke up ... shaking with fear over going to school' — St. Tammany looks back at 50 years since school desegregation  The Advocate

Fifty years ago, Reggie Laurent walked into Salmen High School for the first time.

3 Covington students rushed to hospital for suspected drug overdose  WGNO

Three teens at Covington High School were rushed to the emergency room Thursday afternoon after becoming sick at the same time.

Covington High School student in hospital, another arrested after Thursday morning fight

Editor's note: This story originally was published in August 2012. A Covington High School student was hospitalized with serious injuries Thursday (Aug.

Former high school teacher arrested for ‘lewd or lascivious’ act with student  WTKR News 3

A former Covington High School teacher has been arrested for having sexual contact with a student.

Covington remains unbeaten, captures 'Little Brown Jug with win over St. Paul's  The Advocate

The Covington High School Lions made their strongest case yet to be considered not only the top team in District 6-5A, but all of Class 5A with a 21-20 victory.

UPDATE: Covington Student May SUE 50+ for 'LIBEL' Including Elizabeth Warren, Ilhan Omar  Sean Hannity

The student at the heart of a viral video depicting an altercation between teens from Covington High School and Native American Tribal Leader may sue more ...

Covington High names a cheerleader and soccer player 'Students of the Month'

Our September Students of the Month are: Elise Carter and Zach Schmidt.

Former Covington middle school teacher accused of smoking marijuana with students  WGNO

COVINGTON, La. — A former special education teacher at William Pitcher Junior High was arrested Thursday (May 24) on multiple counts of contributing to the ...

Covington High's academic stars rewarded with 'Scholar Breakfast'

This past Monday on Jan. 25, Covington High School held its annual Scholars Breakfast in the gymnasium. Students who sustained all A's and B's during the ...

School Board to vote on mandatory school uniforms, other security measures  The Advocate

When the St. Tammany Parish School Board meets Thursday, they'll vote on new security recommendations that would require all students to wear uniforms and ...

Ouellette signs free agent contract with New Orleans Saints  Troy Daily News

By Ben RobinsonGoBuccs.comNEW ORLEANS, La. —- Nothing has ever been handed to A.J. Ouellette in his football career. He has always had the take the h.

Michelle Malkin slams liberal media over Covington coverage after a ‘BuzzFeed, hold my beer moment’  Fox News

Fox News contributor Michelle Malkin blasted the liberal media for not learning its lesson after jumping on BuzzFeed's now-debunked Mueller probe report last ...

Four new principals taking the reins at parish schools  The Advocate

Amid tears, cheers and bouquets from family members and co-workers, the St. Tammany Parish School Board announced 14 new administrators at its May ...

Three-peat: Covington wins powerlifting national championship again  The Advocate

APPLETON, WIS. — The national dominance of the Covington powerlifting program continues.

Funeral arrangements set for Covington legend Jack Salter  The Advocate

Funeral arrangements for legendary Covington High football coach Joseph “Jack” William Salter have been released.

Threat made against Covington High School  FOX 8 News WVUE-TV

A Crimestoppers tip was received Friday morning by St. Tammany School System Administrators that made reference to a threat of violence at Covington High ...

Two Prominent Former LSU Football Players Pass Away

BATON ROUGE – A member of the football 1958 national championship team, George O'Neal Jr., and a member of the 1961 SEC championship team, Gene ...

Four candidates chasing three seats on Folsom Board of Aldermen  The Advocate

Four candidates will be seeking a spot on the three-person Folsom Board of Aldermen when voters go to the polls Nov. 6.

Lots on the line for Covington, St. Paul's in battle for 'Little Brown Jug'  The Advocate

In a series that dates to 1935 when Covington High School was known as Lyon High, the Lions and St. Paul's tangle on the football field for the 58th time.

Prep football days gone by: Vintage North Shore photos

Vintage photos of St. Tammany Parish prep athletes in action.

Covington repeats as powerlifting national champion  The Advocate

Another year, another national title for the Covington High School powerlifting team.

Once upon a time in Covington: The story of the 'heart pine house'

Local landmark has been standing for nearly a century. Here's its tale.

St. Tammany Schools Notes for March 21, 2018  The Advocate

ST. PAUL'S SCHOOL: The Marian Players will present "Godspell," a musical following the events and parables of the Gospel of Matthew, at 7 p.m. March 21, ...

High school days gone by: Vintage photos from St. Tammany Parish

What were you doing in the 1990's, 1980's or earlier? If you were in high school on the North Shore, you might remember - or possibly be among - the faces in ...

Former deputy Nick Tranchina announces run for St. Tammany Parish sheriff  The Advocate

Nick Tranchina, who spent most of his 17-year law enforcement career with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, has announced that he's running for the top ...

Another attempt at a high school smear campaign on Trump supporters flames out impressively  Twitchy

Is it becoming a trend to target Trump-supporting students in a high school smear effort?

Covington High School's NJROTC program trains future military leaders  The Times-Picayune -

Lisa Frazier Page, | The Times-Picayune Covington High School has a great Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) program to ...

Covington parents trying to spread awareness after son was brutally beaten at school

COVINGTON, Tenn. -- A Covington couple is trying to spread awareness after they say their son was nearly beat to death by another student at school.

St. Tammany Around the Neighborhoods for Dec. 12  The Advocate

K-9 TRAUMA KITS: Acadian Ambulance *Service* has donated seven K-9 field trauma kits to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office to help handlers provide first ...

Death of Covington High School senior will cast pall over upcoming graduation

With less than two weeks to go before graduation and one day of classes remaining, seniors at Covington High School should be celebrating. Instead, they are ...

Defense shines as Covington beats Ouachita  The Advocate

Thanks to an impressive defensive effort that caused three turnovers and a pair of fourth down stops, No. 2 Covington defeated No. 15 Ouachita Parish 35-28 ...

Covington High NJROTC a dedicated group of cadets

17wt1chs1. Covington High School ROTC Color Guard presents the flags at the beginning of the CHS football game. Left to right are Levi Juul, Micah Doyle, ...

St. Tammany Schools Notes for Nov. 1, 2017  The Advocate

"1984": The Covington High School department of music, theater and dance will present a theatrical adaptation of George Orwell's "1984" at 7 p.m. Nov. 1, 2 and ...

Kentucky student sues Washington Post, releases statement about Lincoln Memorial incident  OCRegister

CINCINNATI — The Kentucky teen at the heart of an encounter last month with a Native American activist at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington is suing The ...

Slidell man drowns trying to save fiancée off Florida coast

NEW ORLEANS — A Slidell man spending some time at the beach in Panama City died after rescuing his fiancée who got caught in a rip current Tuesday, ...

Washington Post publishes 'editor's note' about Covington Catholic story  Hot Air

"Subsequent reporting...either contradicting or failing to confirm accounts provided in this story..."

Doris J. Orahood | Obituaries  Journal Review

Doris J. Orahood, 79, of Covington passed away at 2 a.m. EDT Sunday, May 12, 2019, at her residence. She was born June 22, 1939, at Kingman, the daughter ...

Hannan Hustle tournament: Riley Demps, Javon Ruffin propel Newman to title  The Advocate

Riley Demps had 25 points, and Javon Ruffin added 20 to lead Newman to a 58-49 victory over Covington in the championship game of the Hannan Hustle ...

Historic flood swamps downtown Covington, other areas Police, firefighters and sheriff's deputies pull people out of

Sections of historic downtown Covington were under water Saturday morning (March 12) and other parts of western St. Tammany remained inundated after river ...

Rummel clamps down on Covington for 21-0 win  The Advocate

In its season-opening win over University High last week, the passing game led Archbishop Rummel to victory.

All St. Tammany public schools are graded A, B or C

St. Tammany maintained its A rating in 2015 even as the state switched to tougher national mathematics and English exams in elementary and middle school.

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