Johndale and Mahlie Robertson quickly start packing up at 7 p.m. Saturday after Strawberry Festival officials bring the second day of the festival to a close as thunderstorms approach. The festival is expected to continue today.
Weather forecasters kept pushing back the hour that severe weather was expected to reach Ponchatoula Saturday. First the prediction was 6 p.m., then 7 p.m. then 8 p.m.
Strawberry Festival board members and everyone else at the festival had their fing . . .
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STARTING THE BARRAGE -- Loranger's Jake Messina nails a double that started the Wolves scoring surge in the fourth inning. Messina went 3-for-4 at the plate to help lead his team to a district championship.
By LAUREN LANGLOIS
Tangipahoa Parish School System employees can plan out their vacations now that the 2019-2020 school calendar is official.
The school board approved the calendar at its meeting . . .