Word and Quote of the Week

“A balanced inner calmness radiates from a peaceful center. It neither craves others’ approval nor rejects others’ presence. It neither pulls towards nor pushes away. It has a reverent attitude towards life and all its inhabitants.” – Donna Goddard, The Love of Devotion

Larry Rolling Receives Legislator of the Year

“I feel blessed, humbled, and lucky to work in a community I love so much. It is a great privilege to serve my community and to be recognized with this award for the work I’ve done. It motivates me as a public servant to do more for the City of Covington and St. Tammany Parish,” said Rolling.

A Statement From Parish Presidential Candidate Karen Champagne

If elected, it is my intention to end the “pay-to-play” politics in St. Tammany Parish. To do this, the East & West Chambers will have the same access as any other citizen–nothing more, nothing less.”

Public Notice: Tower Construction

This is to notify the public of the proposed construction of application number A1140541 at Latitude 30 28 46.8 Longitude -90 04 29.7, in Covington, LA. The structure will be a monopole with the overall AGL height of 199ft, with no anticipated lighting required. A statement that interested persons may review the application by going to fcc.gov/asr/applications and entering the Form 854 File Number.

LA Medical Marijuana: In Pharmacies This Week

In Louisiana, eligible conditions include the following: cancer, positive status for HIV, AIDS, cachexia or wasting syndrome, seizure disorders, epilepsy, spasticity, Crohn’s disease, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, glaucoma, Parkinson’s disease, severe muscle spasms, intractable pain, post traumatic stress disorder, and some symptoms of autism spectrum disorder.