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Doug Ashy Building Materials purchases Poole Lumber Company

Doug Ashy Building Materials purchases Poole Lumber Company

Editor April 24, 2016 Comments Off on Doug Ashy Building Materials purchases Poole Lumber Company

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news COVINGTON – Doug Ashy remembers very well what it is like to be saved by your friends. And that was part of the story in the Doug Ashy

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Joint pain specialist has conservative approach

Joint pain specialist has conservative approach

Editor March 13, 2016 Comments Off on Joint pain specialist has conservative approach

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news COVINGTON – If Dr. D’Wan Carpenter ever decides she wants a different career than working as a joint pain specialist there are probably a lot of colleges that

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Annual report sees ‘slow, steady’ growth in St. Tammany Parish

Annual report sees ‘slow, steady’ growth in St. Tammany Parish

Editor March 6, 2016 Comments Off on Annual report sees ‘slow, steady’ growth in St. Tammany Parish

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany?West news SLIDELL – St. Tammany Parish continues to be among the top regions in Louisiana when businesses consider where they would like to relocate and the growth here shows no

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Local physical therapist  holding free seminar Saturday for those with back pain

Local physical therapist holding free seminar Saturday for those with back pain

Editor February 4, 2016 Comments Off on Local physical therapist holding free seminar Saturday for those with back pain

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news MADISONVILLE – Jim Silvestri confidently states that his staff of Physical and Occupational therapists are second to none in helping clients who have shoulder, elbow and hand problems.

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Dr. Scott details oil and gas, sees no problem with fracking

Dr. Scott details oil and gas, sees no problem with fracking

Editor November 15, 2015 Comments Off on Dr. Scott details oil and gas, sees no problem with fracking

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany?West news COVINGTON – Listening to Dr. Loren Scott tell the most intricate details of the worldwide oil and gas business during his guest appearance at the St. Tammany West Chamber

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Athletic background leads owners to special business in St. Tammany Parish

Athletic background leads owners to special business in St. Tammany Parish

Editor November 9, 2015 Comments Off on Athletic background leads owners to special business in St. Tammany Parish

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news Haircuts and sports. It’s kind of surprising no one thought of combining those two things until Sport Clips founder Gordon Logan started the first store in 1993 with

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Former paramedic opens Mandeville Expedia office, promises great service

Former paramedic opens Mandeville Expedia office, promises great service

Editor October 30, 2015 Comments Off on Former paramedic opens Mandeville Expedia office, promises great service

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news MANDEVILLE – Marty Gibson wants to make sure that “the best day of your life” really is “the best day of your life.” Gibson is owner and operator

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Guest Opinion:  Leverage Monuments to honor fallen officers and teach culture

Guest Opinion: Leverage Monuments to honor fallen officers and teach culture

Editor September 11, 2015 Comments Off on Guest Opinion: Leverage Monuments to honor fallen officers and teach culture

Dear Editor, September 14, 1874 is an important day in Louisiana History. On this day 5,000 disgruntled members of the “Crescent League”, a paramilitary organization of the Democratic Party who were unhappy with reconstruction,

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Awesome Wildlife Effort TV show offers Awesome Wildlife Experiences to Underwriters

Awesome Wildlife Effort TV show offers Awesome Wildlife Experiences to Underwriters

Editor September 8, 2015 Comments Off on Awesome Wildlife Effort TV show offers Awesome Wildlife Experiences to Underwriters

This view from the Great Plains Conversation Botswana Lodge is one of the incentives available to Underwriters of “AWE.news”,  a week long safari for two. AWE.news, funded by Alpha Mortgage Loans and others has produced a

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‘Bin There Dump That’ trash pickup unique for residential, commercial

‘Bin There Dump That’ trash pickup unique for residential, commercial

Editor August 24, 2015 Comments Off on ‘Bin There Dump That’ trash pickup unique for residential, commercial

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news COVINGTON – David Murphy is back on the farm—sort of. Murphy grew up on the farm owned and operated by his father in north Mississippi. When he graduated

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Reporting Investor Fraud on the “Louisiana Mafia”

Reporting Investor Fraud on the “Louisiana Mafia”

Charles Marsala July 3, 2015 0

Dear Editor, During June the St. Tammany Salt Council produced the Gulf Coast Elder Abuse Conference. An important presentation of the conference was a presentation by Nancy Boudreaux, Investor Education Trainer, of the Office

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A.G. Crowe has advanced his record-storage business into a national company

A.G. Crowe has advanced his record-storage business into a national company

Editor May 29, 2015 Comments Off on A.G. Crowe has advanced his record-storage business into a national company

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news COVINGTON­ – To most of the residents in St. Tammany Parish, A.G. Crowe is the outspoken Christian lawmaker who has served in the Louisiana Legislature for nearly 15

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Razor’s Edge Barbershop focuses on customer  interaction, relationships

Razor’s Edge Barbershop focuses on customer interaction, relationships

Editor May 21, 2015 Comments Off on Razor’s Edge Barbershop focuses on customer interaction, relationships

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news MANDEVILLE – When you walk into Razor’s Edge Barbershop in Old Mandeville, it’s like stepping into the past. And that’s just how owner Brody Sears planned it. Sears

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Saylor’s Pet Depot offers pet store, vet clinic and grooming all in one

Saylor’s Pet Depot offers pet store, vet clinic and grooming all in one

Editor May 18, 2015 Comments Off on Saylor’s Pet Depot offers pet store, vet clinic and grooming all in one

By KEVIN CHIRI Tammany West news COVINGTON — Clean, neat accommodations. Great service from the staff. Wonderful amenities. The best food possible. Yes, it sounds like the Royal Sonesta or Ritz-Carlton Hotel. Actually, that

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Charles Marsala F8 Discusses CLTs, CRUTs, and CRATs

Charles Marsala F8 Discusses CLTs, CRUTs, and CRATs

Charles Marsala May 3, 2015 0

A Charitable Lead Trust (“CLT”) is an irrevocable agreement in which a donor transfers assets to a trust that creates an income interest for a charity. Charitable lead trusts make payments annually for a

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Charles Marsala, Louisiana Senate Candidate, Discusses Avoiding Bouree Investments, Ponzi Schemes and Affinity Frauds

Charles Marsala, Louisiana Senate Candidate, Discusses Avoiding Bouree Investments, Ponzi Schemes and Affinity Frauds

Charles Marsala May 3, 2015 0

Most people have heard of the words Ponzi Schemes, some have heard of the words Affinity Fraud, and probably less have heard the word “Bouree.”   Any off these experiences can cost you a substantial

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Charles Marsala Discusses Medicare Part C

Charles Marsala Discusses Medicare Part C

Charles Marsala May 3, 2015 0

Medicare Part C is not a separate benefit. Part C is the part of Medicare policy that allows private health insurance companies to provide Medicare benefits. These Medicare private health plans, such as HMOs and PPOs, are known as Medicare Advantage plans. Medicare Advantage (MA) is a

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Charles Marsala Discusses: Securities Law and Court Rulings

Charles Marsala Discusses: Securities Law and Court Rulings

Charles Marsala May 3, 2015 0

In 1934 Congress passed the Securities Exchange Act which created Rule 10b-5, codified at 17 C.F.R. 240.10b-5; ,it is one of the most important rules targeting securities fraud.  The rule prohibits any act or omission resulting in

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Charles Marsala Explains Medicare Part D

Charles Marsala Explains Medicare Part D

Charles Marsala May 3, 2015 0

Individuals on Medicare are eligible for prescription drug coverage under a Part D plan if they are signed up for benefits under Medicare Part A and/or Part B. Beneficiaries obtain the Part D drug

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Covington’s Nutrishop  aims to reach new market

Covington’s Nutrishop aims to reach new market

chrissycsmith March 28, 2015 Comments Off on Covington’s Nutrishop aims to reach new market

By DAVID FOLSE II Tammany West news COVINGTON — When you think about nutrition shops where supplements are sold, many people don’t realize the target audience is not just weightlifters and athletes. Alex and

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