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Joseph "Joe" Nicolosi, Jr.

Joe, age 65, went to his heavenly home Saturday, August 17.. . .

Bobby Gene Armstrong

Bobby, age 84, was reunited in Heaven with his loving wife,. . .

Joseph "Joe" Nicolosi, Jr.

Joseph "Joe" Nicolosi, Jr., 65, of Hammond, died Aug. 17, 2019;. . .

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Bobby Gene Armstrong, 84, of Metairie, died Aug. 14, 2019;. . .

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Katherine S. Giaratano

Katherine S. Giaratano, 85, of Mandeville, died Aug. 11, 2019;. . .

Donald Wilson​ Allen

Donald Wilson Allen, 61, of Loranger, died Aug. 15, 2019;. . .

Faculty, staff receive awards at convocation


Photo courtesy of Southeastern

HONORED -- Southeastern Louisiana University opened the 2019-20 academic year Friday (Aug. 16) with its fall convocation that included presentation of the President's Awards for Excellence, the university's highest honor for faculty and staff. From left are award recipients Irene Nero, Benjamin Diller, Corliss Dupuy, Kent Neuerburg, and Dayne Sherman.

Southeastern Louisiana University opened the 2019-20 academic year Friday with its fall convocation that included presentation of the President's Awards for Excellence, the university's highest honor for faculty and staff.
The event also included announcement of ne

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Linebackers learn new scheme


Caleb Lay/Daily Star

DEFENDING IN SPACE -- Two SLU defenders pursue tight end Bransen Schwebel.

From SLU Staff Reports
Southeastern Louisiana second-year linebackers coach Chris Lachney does not have the wealth of experience in his meeting room that some other Lion football position groups feature.
The linebackers on the 2019 Southeastern Louisiana roster hav. . . more »

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First Guaranty serves as leading sponsor for 2020 airshow


PRESENTING SPONSOR -- First Guaranty Bank President and CEO Alton B. Lewis, at far right, and Desiree Simmons, Senior Vice President of Marking and Loan Administration, present $75,000 to the Hammond Airshow Foundation for the 2020 show. Receiving on behalf of the foundation are foundation President Guy Recotta Jr., at far left, and Vice President Mayor Pete Panepinto. Please see related story on Page 1A.