Point of View

Point of View
 

 

 

 

 
When: Thursdays and Fridays,
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM 

 

Point of View is KSLU’s community interest show which features news and information that impacts our local community.  Host Miranda Fleig invites area leaders and newsmakers to the program to discuss upcoming events, healthy living options, non-profit activities and a variety of other topics that benefit listeners in our region. Point of View, with Miranda Fleig, airs Thursdays and Fridays at 11:00 am on 90.9 FM KSLU. 

 Miranda Fleig prepares to go on air at KSLU.

 

 

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 3-31-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Science on Tap

Guests: Dr. Brian Crother, Dr. Mary White

Topic 2: PRIDE - Bunko for Basketball

Guest: Dr. Patsy Causey

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 3-24-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Options Update

Guest: Jaclyn Rice, Development Director

Topic 2: Civic & Civil Conversations Project

Guest: Meg Hackney, Richard Allen, Jim Harland

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 3-17-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Women's History Month

Guest: Dr. Bill Robison

Topic 2: 'Impaired Faculties' New Release-"Investment Thanker"

Guest: Dr. Joe Burns

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 3-10-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Women Mean Business Conference

Guest: Sandy Somers

Topic 2: Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce

Small Business Committee Update

Guests: Hayley Taff, Megan Mosher

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 3-03-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Seuss-a-bration, Regional Spelling Bee,  &

Jazz Brunch at Children's Discovery Center

Guests: Lauren Williams, Cindy Hemingway

Topic 2: Leadership Tangipahoa Update

Guests: Christian Gray, Casie Navarre

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 2-24-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: New Spring Hours for Options Garden Center

Guest: Jenni O'Neal

Topic 2: 6th Annual Memorial Members Tea

with Guest Speaker Poppy Tooker

Guests: Eric Johnson & Jenny Branham, Friends of Sims Library

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 2-17-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Little Hats Big Hearts and Maternity Care

Guests: Tiffany Harvey-Gautier & Kim Woods, North Oaks

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 2-10-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Women Mean Business Conference

Guest: Sandy Somers, Louisiana Small Business Development Center

Topic 2: Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce Update

Guest: Melissa Bordelon, Amy Brumfield

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 2-03-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Hickory Small Animal Hospital

Guest: Dr. Jason Farrell

Topic 2: Louisiana Children's Discovery Center

New Exhibit, Membership Drive & Jazz Brunch

Guest: Lauren Williams

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 1-27-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Cabaret-Breakfast in Paris, Martinis in Manhattan

Guests: Roy Blackwood, Columbia Theatre & Eric Johnson, The Friends of Sims Library

Topic 2: Options Update

Guests: Jenni O'Neal and Louisa Landwehr

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 1-20-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce

Guests: Melissa Bordelon & Elizabeth Reno

Topic 2: 100th Anniversary of Girl Scout Cookies

Guest: Jasmine Hunter, Girl Scouts Louisiana East

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 1-13-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Leadership Tangipahoa

Guests: Fran Brocato & Gwynette Dixon

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 1-6-17 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Introduction of New Point of View Host

Guests: Miranda Fleig with guest host Dr. Joe Burns

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 12-29-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Encore Presentation: 30 Years with Rosa Dunn

Guests: Rosa Dunn with guest hosts Mary Perosco and Todd Delaney

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 12-22-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Holiday Decorating Safety

Guest:Ritchie Neal, Chief of Fire Preventiion, Hammond Fire Department

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 12-16-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: 30 Years with Rosa Dunn

Guests: Rosa Dunn with guest hosts Mary Perosco and Todd Delaney

 

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 12-15-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Promoting Economic Vitality in the Community

Guests: Melissa Bordelon, Katie Hussey, Megan Mosher, & Mark Dispenza

from the Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce

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 12-09-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Tangipahoa Tourism: Local Holiday Activities

Guests: Emily McNeely Matise, Dana Crosby

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 12-08-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: New Exhibits at Louisiana Children's Discovery Center

Guests: Lauren Williams, Lindsey Wallette Osborne

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 12-01-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Events at The Columbia Theatre

Guest: Roy Blackwood, Director

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 11-18-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Options Update, New Children's Book Signing Event,

& Starry November Night

Guests: Jennie O'Neal, Options; Karen Wallsten, Author, "The Adventures of Shiko and Walter";

& Katherine Marquette, Hammond Regional Arts

 

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 11-17-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Get Smart About Antibiotics

Guests: Jamie Covington & Melanie Zafuto, North Oaks Health Systems

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 11-11-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Operation Jingle Bells & Tangipahoa Toys for Tots

Guests: Katy Baronich & Rosie Hoover, Impact Church;

Heather Howell & Katie Cannon, Independence Chamber of Commerce

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 11-10-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Shop Chamber Shop Tangi Initiative, Rotary Movie Night,

Starry November Night, and Small Business Saturday

Guests: Megan Mosher, Daryl Ferrara, Chelsea Tallo

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 11-04-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Leadership Tangipahoa: City Government

Guest: Jeremy Peltier

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 11-03-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Garden Club Veterans Day Program

& Louisiana Children's Discovery Center-Manchac Run

Guests: Linda Broussard, Christie Gardner, Lauren Williams

 

 LCDC

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 10-27-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Fire Prevention Month

Guest: Ritchie Neal, Chief of Fire Preventiion, Hammond Fire Department

 

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 10-21-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Fall Plants at Options Garden Center

& Southeastern Homecoming Events

Guests: Jennie O'Neal & Louisa Landwehr, Options; Janet & Richard Moran, Alumni Board

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 10-20-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: 8th Annual Tangipahoa/St. Helena Night Out Against Crime

Guest: Jodie Rohner, CEO/Executive Director of Tangipahoa Crimestoppers

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 10-14-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Rotary Movie Night & TARC's Very Special Miss Louisiana Pageant

Guest: Kathleen Abels, Hammond Rotary Club & CEO of TARC

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 10-13-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topics: Flight Fete and Tangipahoa Parish Updates

Guests: Stacey Neal, Tangipahoa Economic Development Foundation and

Melissa Bordelon, Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce

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 10-06-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: New Children's Book, Green Dinosaur Pancakes

Guests: Kat Pigott, Author;  Mason Sibley, Illustrator;

and Lauren Williams, Louisiana Children's Discovery Center

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 09-23-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Tangipahoa Parish Charter School Association: Tangi Academy

Guest: Tamarlon Carter, President & Chairman of the Board

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 09-22-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: North Oaks Smoking Cessation Clinic &

Little Hats, Big Hearts Program

Guests: Jennifer Bouffard, Nurse Practitioner & Staci Arceneaux, Volunteer Services

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 09-16-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Options Update

Guest: Carrie Merke, Options Chief Program Officer

 

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 09-15-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: The Louisiana Renaissance Festival &

Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce Update

Guests: Melissa Bordelon & Amy Brumfield

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 09-09-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Pollenation Celebration

Guests: Master Gardener Sheryl Till & Whitney Wallace, LSU Ag Center

Topic 2: Ponchatoula Fall Festival

Guests: Darrell Rousseau & Bill Poland, Ponchatoula Kiwanis Club

Kiwanis

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 09-08-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Louisiana Children's Discovery Center "Almost Sleepover"

Guests: Leon Philpot, Director & Lauren Williams, Development Coordinator

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 09-02-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: 7th Annual Brews Arts Festival

Guests: Katherine Marquette, Hammond Regional Arts Center

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 09-01-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Fanfare and the Columbia Theatre Upcoming Events

Guest: Roy Blackwood, Director Columbia Theatre

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 08-25-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic:  Programs and Events at the Tangipahoa Parish Libraries

Guest: Laura Brooks, Community Relations Director

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 08-19-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic:  Flood Recovery Efforts

Guests: Larry Hymel, Southeastern Athletic Alumni Coordinator

Jennie O'Neal, Options Marketing Manager

Larry Hymel & Jenny O'Neal

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 08-18-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic : Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce: Local Flood Recovery Efforts

Guests: Missy Bordelon, Katie Hussey

Hammond Chamber

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 08-12-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Child Advocacy Services: "Sundresses & Shrimpboots" Event

Guests: Rob Carlisle & Seth Bleakley

Topic 2: Council on Aging Update

Guest: Debi Fleming

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 08-11-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Preparing for the New Semester at Southeastern

Guest: Lt. Patrick Gibson, University Police Department

UPD

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 08-05-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic:  Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce: "Chillin' With The Chamber"

Guests: Missy Bordelon, Francis Chauvin

  GHCC

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 08-04-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic:  Louisiana Children's Discovery Center-Upcoming Events

Guests: Lindsey Osborne, Jill LeBlanc, Leon Philpot

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 07-28-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Ginger Ford Northshore Fuller Center for Housing-Summer Projects

Guests: Tamara Denel and Kimi McDonald, The Fuller Center for Housing

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 07-22-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Special Olympics Events

Guest: Casey Minton, Director of Communications & Marketing, Special Olympics Louisiana

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 07-21-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Tangipahoa Parish Summer Activities

Guest: Emily McNeely Matise, Tangipahoa Tourism

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 07-15-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Options and Employment Opportunities

Guest: Sylvia Bush, CEO, Options

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 07-14-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Hot August Night, Friday, August 12th

Guest:Chelsea Tallo, Executive Director, Hammond Downtown Development District

Hammond Downtown Development District

Topic 2: Chillin' With The Chamber, Friday, August 12th

Guests: Megan Mosher, Director of Marketing & Communications, Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce; Brandon Cutrer, Cypress Point Surgical Hospital; Daryl Ferrara, Whitney Bank

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 07-08-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Best of Episodes-Weight Loss and Athletic Training

Guest: Paula Sammarone Turocy, Director of Pre-Medical and Health Professions Programs at Duquesne University

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 07-07-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Hurricane Preparedness

Guest: Dawson Primes, Tangipahoa Parish Homeland Security Director

Topic 2: July Events at Children's Discovery Center

Guests: Leon Philpot, Director of Operations and Stephanie Arledge, Program Manager

DawsonPrimes

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 06-30-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Fire Prevention

Guest: Ritchie Neal, Fire Preventiion Director, Hammond Fire Department

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 06-23-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Court Appointed Special Advocates & Child Advocacy Services: Sundresses and Shrimpboots 2016

Guests: Ginger Cangelosi, Community Outreach Director & Connie Stein, CASA Volunteer Recruiter

CASA

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 06-16-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Best of Episodes-Weight Loss and Athletic Training

Guest: Paula Sammarone Turocy, Director of Pre-Medical and Health Professions Programs at Duquesne University

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 06-10-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Upcoming Events at the Florida Parishes Arena & Event Center

Guest: Kelly Wells, Director, Florida Parishes Arena

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 06-09-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Chilling With the Chamber, Hot August Nights and Committee Updates

Guest: Melissa Bordelon & Amy Brumfield, Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce

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 06-03-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Protecting Ourselves from Mosquitoes

Guest: Dennis Wallette, Director of Tangipahoa Mosquito Abatement District

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06-02-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1:  Children's Discover Center Summer Update

Guest: Carolyn Schwebel

Topic 2:  June Art Exhibition: Stitch Together & Upcoming Juried Art Show

Guest: Katherine Marquette

 

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Topic 3:  Leadership Tangipahoa: State Capitol & Governor's Mansion Visit

Guests: Jenni O'Neil, Bevin Tabor

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 05-26-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic:  Dog Bite Prevention & Heat Protection for Pets

Guest: Dr. Tyra Banks, DVM

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 05-20-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Options Open House/Summer Fun Fest

Guest: Sylvia Bush, Options CEO

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 05-19-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Organ Donation

Guests: Melanie Zafuto, North Oaks & Tawney Hyatt, Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency

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 05-13-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Southeastern Young Alumni of the Year & Gnar Fest

Guest: Cari Caramonta, Gnarley Barley Brewing Company

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 05-12-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Membership Committee Highlights from

Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce

Guests: Melissa Bordelon & Megan Mosher, Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce

 Greater Hammond Chamber

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 05-06-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Social Services

Guests: Jeremy Peltier & Staci Arceneaux, Leadership Tangipahoa

Leadership Tangipahoa

 

Topic 2: Monthly Update

Guest: Leon Philpot, Children's Discovery Center

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 05-05-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Memorial Day Luncheon

Guests: Carla Ricks, Senior Activities Coordinator & Cindy Newton, Hammond Recreation Dept. 

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Topic 2: Cinco de Mayo

Guests: Jane Bregsiner, La Carreta's; Julia Lee Smith, Vocal Artist

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 04-28-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: 9th Anniversary of Rock School 

Guest: Dr. Joe Burns, Professor of Communications, Southeastern Louisiana University

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 04-22-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Eye Health - Dry Eyes & Eye Allergies

Guest: Dr. Addie Smith, Optometrist, North Oaks Eye Care Clinic

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 04-21-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: T & Toast Career Playbook

Guests: Bonnie Thibodeaux

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04-15-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: CASA - Child Abuse Prevention Month

Guests: Rob Carlisle, Connie Stein

 

Topic 2: OPTIONS Update

Guest: Christie Gardner

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04-14-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Community Resources available through Via Link

Guests: Donna Bliss & LaVondra Dobbs

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04-08-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Leadership Tangipahoa - Focus on Education

Guests: Charlotte Landry & Lindsay Stogner

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04-07-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Children's Discovery Center Jazz Brunch

Guests: Carolyn Schwebel & Keely Schneider

 

Topic 2: Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce Update

Guest: Melissa Bordelon

 

 Jazz Brunch/Hammond Chamber

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04-01-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Jazz on the Bayou (Rebroadcast)

Guest: Ronnie Kole

 

 Ronnie Kole

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03-31-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Zoom Into Careers

Guest: Charlotte Collins, Director of Non-Credit Programs

 

Zoom Into Careers

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03-24-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Magnificat Center, Seasonal Retreat Update

Guest: Cindy Scardina, Director

 

Magnificat Center

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03-18-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Options Garden Center

Guests: Louisa Landwehr, Christie Gardner

 

Topic 2: "T and Toast" Professional Consulting

Guest: Bonnie Thibodaux, Career Coach

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03-17-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: National Nutrition Month

Guest: Julia Palmisano, North Oaks

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03-11-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Jazz on the Bayou

Guest: Ronnie Kole

 

Ronnie Kole

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03-10-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce and Annie Awards  

Guests: Brian Shirey, Megan Mosher

 

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03-04-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1:  Youth Art Exhibition

Guest:  Daphne Hebert, Hammond Regional Arts Center

 

Topic 2:  Criminal Justice Day

Guests: Robin Gray & Melissa Stanga, Leadership Tangipahoa

 

Leadership Tangipahoa

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03-03-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1:  Children's Discovery Center

Guests: Leon Philpot & Keely Schneider, Children's Discovery Center

 

Children's Discovery Center

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02-25-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1:  Southeastern's Chef's Evening

Guest: Lauren Williams & Stan Dameron, Southeastern Foundation

 

Topic 2:  Rock & Roar

Guest: Julie Perise, Southeastern Alumni Association

 

Julie Perise

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02-19-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1:  "Easter Parade of Fashions" Fashion Show

Guest: Carolyn Schwebel & Karen Nelson, Hammond Garden Club

 

Garden Club

 

 

Topic 2: Options Bead Recycling, Fabulous Finds & Garden Center

Guest: Steve Leon, Options

 

 Options

 

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02-18-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Lent

Guest: Sister Renée Daigle, St. Albert the Great Chapel & Catholic Student Center

 

Topic 2: Chef's Evening

Guests: Lauren Daigle, Southeastern Louisiana Univeristy Foundation

and Janie Notriano, Regions Bank

 

ChefsEvening-Lent

 

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02-12-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Women Mean Business Conference

Guest: Sandy Somers, Small Business Development Center

 

Topic 2: Women's Health

Guest: Tiffany Gautier, Magnolia OB-GYN

 

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02-11-16 (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Top 28 State Girls Basketball Championship

Guests: Melissa Bordelon, Greater Hammond Chamber of Commerce

 

Topic 2: Annie Awards

Guest: Emily Matise, Tangipahoa Parish Visitors & Conventions Bureau

 

Top28-Annie Awards

 

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02-05-16  (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1:  Louisiana's Disappearing Coastline Featured in Artwork

Guests:  Daphne Hebert, Hammond Regional Arts Center

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Topic 2:  Health Systems & Elder Care

Guests:  Leigh Cantrelle-Doody & Candice Sledge, Leadership Tangipahoa

 

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02-04-16  (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1: Upcoming Events at the Children's Discovery Center

Guests: Carolyn Schwebel & Jackie Coppard, Louisiana Children's Discovery Center

 

Topic 2: New Book Release--Hammond (Images of America)

Guests: Eric Johnson & Cathy Tijerino from Southeastern's Sim's Memorial Library

Children's Discovery Center

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01-28-16  (Listen HERE)

 

Topic: Prom Dress Giveaway - Operation Fairy Godmother & Shamrock Run

Guests: Mark Dispenza and Janna Mashburn Bartolina from the Rotary Club of Hammond

 

Rotary Club of Hammond

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01-22-16  (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1:  Job Opportunities with Options

Guest:  Carrie Merke, Chief Program Officer at Options

 

Topic 2: Upcoming Events at The Columbia Theatre

Guest: Roy Blackwood, Director of Columbia Theatre

 

Carrie Mercke, Rosa Dunn, & Roy Blackwood

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01-21-16  (Listen HERE)

 

Topic 1:  Pain Management

Guest:  Jared M. Rochelle, MD with North Oaks Health System

Topic 2: Celebrating 30 Years of The Krewe of Omega

Guests: Don Fellows and Haley Taff, King and Queen of Omega


Dr Jared Rochelle with North Oaks Health System


Dr. Rochelle is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and is an expert in treating chronic back or neck pain, neuropathic pain, or pain resulting from injury, cancer or other illnesses.

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