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Wednesday, December 06, 2017
New Orleans CityBusiness has selected North Oaks Health System as a "Best Place to Work" for 2017.  This marks the eighth time that North Oaks has received this recognition from the business publication. North Oaks is the only health system headquartered on the Northshore to be honored this year.City Business recognizes 50 top employers annually, including 35 large companies, and 15 small ...read more
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Friday, November 03, 2017
The Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce recognizes that the success of our community, from quality-of-life to economic, begins with a serious investment in the education of our children. Therefore, the board of directors supports the three millage propositions put forth by the Tangipahoa Parish School System that will directly impact 19,577 students, 1,074 teachers and 1,170 support workers. ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Monday, October 30, 2017
Darlonda Harris, MD, MPH, and Brittany Hattier, DO, have joined North Oaks Family Medicine in Hammond and are accepting new patients. Appointments are available for adults and children, newborns and older. To schedule an appointment, call 985-230-2778.  Harris (left) is certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She earned her medical degree from Louisiana State ...read more
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Friday, October 27, 2017
From her time as a student at Hammond High, to her community involvement and throughout her professional career local businesswoman Beverly Delatte knows Southeastern Louisiana University truly is Our Parish, Our Pride.             As a member of the band and pep squad in high school, Delatte often found herself on Southeastern’s campus for football games or sponsored dances with her friends, ...read more
Categories: Our Parish Our Pride
Friday, October 27, 2017
North Oaks Health System and the Boy Scouts of America are offering students, age 14-20, with an interest in health care as a career, the opportunity to joing Medical Explorers Post 940.  Post 940 enables high school and college students to "explore" at a career fair where many types of medical professionals talk about what their work is really like. Medical Explorers will also have the ...read more
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Drs. Becky Batiste, Juan Carlos Martinez, Ryan Rhodes and Farhan Siddiqui to Staff the Clinic  North Oaks Physician Group has opened a Primary Care Clinic in Hammond. The new clinic specializes in comprehensive health care for families and is located within the North Oaks Clinic building, Suite 201, 15813 Paul Vega, MD, Drive.  Family Medicine Physicians Becky Batiste, MD, Juan Carlos Martinez, ...read more
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Economist Dr. Loren C. Scott shared a positive outlook for Tangipahoa Parish during his annual Louisiana Economic Outlook presentation to the Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, Oct. 17.  Over 100 business leaders from across the parish attended the Chamber luncheon, sponsored by First Guaranty Bank and held at the Southeastern Louisiana University Student Union.  “It is an ...read more
Categories: Chamber News
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
On the Move is a collaboration between the Daily Star, Tangi 96.5 and the Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the accomplishments of local business professionals. On the Move is printed in the Star each month on the first Wednesday of the month.  William T. Cefalu, M.D. chief scientific, medical and mission officer for the American Diabetes Association and a 1975 zoology graduate of ...read more
Categories: On The Move
Sunday, October 01, 2017
On Friday, Nov. 3, North Oaks Shock Trauma Center, in partnership with the North Oaks Foundation and Southeatsern Louisiana University's School of Nursing, will host the region's first "Prepared for the Unexpected" Trauma Symposium. Several regional and local leaders with expertise in trauma care from pre-hospital to discharge will headline the event.  The symposium will be held from 7:30 a.m. to ...read more
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Friday, September 29, 2017
The Sandifer family legacy has been inextricably intertwined with Southeastern Louisiana University since Gary and JoAnn moved in to the married housing as a young couple in the early 70s. Gary and JoAnn, local small business owners, fondly recalled those days on campus, when they would alternate days attending classes – Gary on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and JoAnn on Tuesdays and ...read more
Categories: Our Parish Our Pride
Friday, September 15, 2017
You don’t have to be a graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University to be a loyal fan – a fact which Stormy and Denise Lee fully embody. Though neither of the Lees hold a degree from Southeastern, both have become fixtures at Southeastern games, earning them the nickname, “the Loyal Lions.” Stormy grew up in the area and was involved with Southeastern through his lengthy career with the Hammond ...read more
Categories: Our Parish Our Pride

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