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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.

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.

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 ...

Despite a Rush to Judgement, Covington High School Students Still Bear Responsibility  City Watch

CityWatch is published 24/7 with special e-news blasts on Monday and Thursday evening, with Extras as appropriate around special events such as elections or ...

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 ...

The Media Wildly Mischaracterized That Video of Covington Catholic Students Confronting a Native American Veteran - Hit & Run :  Reason

Screenshot via YoutubePartial video footage of students from a Catholic high school allegedly harassing a Native American veteran after the anti-abortion March ...

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 ...

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  The Advocate

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

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.

Don't Shoot the Messenger: The press is not the enemy of the people  Los Angeles Loyolan

The word confusion can barely describe the reaction to what has unfolded with the viral controversial video of Covington High School student Nick Sandmann's ...

Covington students shine throughout community  The Advocate

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

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.

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.

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.

Covington High students enjoy new programs  The Advocate

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

Covington students take time to give back during holiday season  The Advocate

Katie Fitzmorris' family and consumer sciences classes at Covington High used their sewing skills to help spread joy this holiday season. They created 60 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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.

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.

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 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, ...

Limbaugh: Here's What We've Learned About Democrats From Their Response To Covington Teens, NY Abortion Law  The Daily Wire

On his inimitable radio show Monday, Rush Limbaugh paused to note the "overwhelming reaction" to his monologue last week responding to New York State ...

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. It took a lot longer for the eighth-grader at William ...

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

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

Afternoon Mirror: WaPo White House Reporter Ashley Parker Hits Therapy Couch  The Daily Caller

Quote of the Day: “Scenes from therapy: Today, in my therapist's waiting room, a woman eyed me, my stroller, and then gave me an unprompted 'It Gets Easier' ...

Covington High roars into Homecoming 2017 week

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

Los Angeles Passes Law Forcing Businesses to Disclose Ties to NRA — Opponents Say Move ‘Smacks of Politics’  Independent Journal Review

NRA may take legal action after the LA City Council passed an ordinance that would require businesses to disclose their ties with the gun rights organization.

Covington High names its August Students of the Month

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

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 ...

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, ...

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'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 ...

Covington High students look to future on Career Day

BY ISABELLA BIONDINI Covington High School columnist Covington High held its second annual Career Day in February. After its successful introduction last ...

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 ...

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.

Arrest made in suspected drug overdoses at Covington High School

An 18-year-old Folsom man was arrested Friday (Aug. 21) in connection with three suspected overdoses Thursday at Covington High School, police said.

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 ...

Artscape: Talented Arts Showcase highlights young artists on the North Shore

In 1989, teachers Debbie and Nolan Lefort developed an idea to feature the creative aptitudes of St. Tammany Parish School System's Talented Arts students in ...

Covington High School names its March 'Students of the Month'

BY ISABELLA BIONDINI Covington High School columnist A special faculty committee recently came together to select two Covington High School March ...

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

APPLETON, WIS. — The national dominance of the Covington powerlifting program continues. For the third consecutive season and the fourth time in five years, ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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

The so-called "heart pine house" -- a shed-like structure made of pine knots -- along Business 190 in Covington, as photographed on Saturday, March 2, 2018.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Covington repeats as powerlifting national champion  The Advocate

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

Covington remains unbeaten after seesaw victory over Northshore  The Advocate

SLIDELL — For the first time since the 2004 season, the Covington Lions are off to an 8-0 start after a 28-23 win over the Northshore Panthers on Friday night.

Covington High student seriously injured after fight at school  FOX 8 News WVUE-TV

One Covington High School student was taken to the hospital and another was booked with attempted second degree murder after getting into a fight at school ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Covington High NJROTC engage in competitions, balls and more

The ROTC program has been instilled in at Covington High for over 20 years. Its teacher sponsors are Lieutenant Commander Douglas Johnson and Senior ...

'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.

Covington students 'get caught' buckling up after school  The Advocate

Students and parents driving out of Covington High School last week were met with a beaming St. Tammany Parish School Board superintendent Trey Folse, ...

Pooka Williams busts loose as No. 10 Hahnville upsets No. 2 Covington in 5A quarterfinals  The Advocate

Pooka Williams rushed for 307 yards and 2 touchdowns to lead the 10th-seeded Hahnville Tigers to a 38-27 victory over the 2nd-seeded Covington Lions in ...

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.

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

Tuesday would have marked Kayla Dearman's last day of high school.

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 ...

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 ...

Frank Robinson was probably the most underrated superstar ever  The Boston Globe

He was competitive to the point of intimidation and had a résumé that stacks up against anyone's.

Prep football days gone by: Vintage North Shore photos

Though the bell signaling the start of the 2017-18 St. Tammany Parish Public School year only rang for the first time Aug. 10, North Shore prep football players ...

Opening it up  The Daily Iberian

Covington's Lance Rossier scored the game-winning run in the top of the 10th inning and the No. 22 seed Lions held off a NISH rally in the bottom of the.

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

The clock is ticking. In just over a week, St. Tammany Parish schools will be back in session. Though much has changed since the "good old days" - just think ...

Four from Covington High School sign up to play college football, including DL Broderick Bankston  The Times-Picayune

The nine Covington signees posed Wednesday morning, along with assistant John Boudreaux, top left, Coach Greg Salter, second from top right, Athletic ...

Iconic Covington football coach Jack Salter passes at age 86  WGNO New Orleans

He changed a community, and thousands of lives. Former Covington football coach Jack Salter, who coached the Lions to 256 wins in 33 seasons, died ...

Covington High NJROTC a dedicated group of cadets

Covington High School hosts a wide range of students varying in talents and interest, and the school has kindled these interests by providing several programs ...

82-year-old Renaissance man enlivens Bush Senior Center  The Advocate

St. Tammany Parish Government has declared 2018 as "The Year of the Senior," and The St. Tammany Farmer is joining the celebration by profiling each month ...

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.

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

WE ARE ADVISED the street shelling will begin in Slidell within a very short time. The shells are here, survey been made, and work is planned in such a way that ...

Folsom man accused of murder after admitting he beat infant son because of his crying  The Advocate

A 25-year-old Folsom man was arrested Wednesday in the beating death of his 7-month-son, whom he admitted injuring because the baby's crying angered him ...

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 ...

Covington High 'Brings It On' with new musical, opening April 22

Covington High School rounds out its theater presentations for the academic year with Bring It On, The Musical, the iconic musical that brought cheerleading off ...

Covington police book accused drug dealer on murder count after teen’s death from ‘mojo’  The Advocate

Covington police have arrested a 22-year-old man accused of selling synthetic marijuana, or mojo, that killed a teenager in March.

Voluntary evacuation ordered for several areas in Covington  WGNO

The City of Covington has ordered a voluntary evacuation for multiple locations due to the threat of significant flooding.

St. Tammany schools notes for November 30, 2016  The Advocate

HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA: Music and theater students at Covington High School will present their "Holiday Extravaganza" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and ...

87-acre Covington development is halted amid drainage woes

The torrential rain that pounded the north shore last week has short-circuited a plan to develop 87 acres along Covington's northern fringe into a large ...

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.

CHS Marching Lions will perform a 'Thriller' half-time show on Halloween  The Times-Picayune -

The Covington High School marching band has reached new heights this year. There are 180 members of the Marching Lions, making this year's band the ...

YOUNG LEADERS Student advisory panel opens lines of communication with parish schools  The Advocate

Fontainebleau High student Brett Stowe didn't know what to expect when he was called to the front office only four days into the school year.

Stephen Culotta named deputy police chief in Covington

Culotta will replace Douglas Arrowood, who is retiring in July.

Covington parents want deeper investigation after son died from gunshot at sleepover

High school freshman Brett Wittner of Covington arrived at St. Tammany Parish Hospital the morning of Feb. 25 with a gunshot wound an inch or so behind his ...

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 ...

Texas Tech Football Lands 3-Star RB Devin Brumfield  Wreck 'Em Red

Devin Brumfield, a 3-star RB from Covington, LA committed to the Texas Tech football team Thursday becoming the 18th member of the 2018 recruiting class.

St. Paul's football player who broke his neck is on the mend in Atlanta

The community has rallied to help Michael Doherty heal.

Covington crime up, but chief says city still a safe place to live

Crime in Covington was up 9 percent in 2014 compared to the previous year, but officials said the city still remains a safe place to "live, work and raise a family.

George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts chooses art contest finalists  The Advocate

The George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts has chosen four local students as finalists in its annual art contest for high school juniors and seniors from across ...

Covington man pleads to manslaughter for punch that killed 18-year-old

A 21-year-old man will spend at least 30 years in prison for throwing a punch that resulted in the death of a classmate from Covington High School. "There's no ...

Artists open new creative spaces in Covington, Mandeville

Hand-written in chalk on a message board outside a brick building on Jefferson Street in Old Mandeville is a unattributed quote: "Dreams don't work unless you ...

Christopher Davis named city of Covington's director of public works

Covington has named Christopher Davis as the city's new director of public works. Mayor Mike Cooper announced the appointment at Tuesday's (Nov. 18) City ...

St. Tammany Parish Public Schools honors its top volunteers

The St. Tammany Parish Public Schools recently honored adult volunteers who devote time and resources to making their children's classrooms even better ...

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