Sports

St. Joseph’s 1st Annual 5K/ 1 Mile Fun Run

On Sat., March 22, enjoy a 1 Mile Fun Run with your kids, or for something a little more challenging – tackle the 5k. All proceeds support the children of St. Joseph Catholic School in Ponchatoula! Register at at Perfectly Fit Performance Sports or St. Joseph Catholic School in Ponchatoula. More details will be posted soon.

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Shamrock Run 5K and 10K

Hammond Rotary’s 4th Annual “Shamrock Run” will be held Saturday, March 15, 2014. This Crescent City Qualifying Course will feature an “outrun the Leprechaun” Contest, Best Dressed Contest and an After Party! All proceeds donated to local charities. More information and registration forms are available on the Hammond Rotary website. Event Facebook Page The course(…)

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The Harlem Globetrotters at the Baton Rouge River Center

The Harlem Globetrotters at the Baton Rouge River Center

  The Original Harlem Globetrotters “Fans Rule in 2014″ tour is coming to the Baton Rouge River Center on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 with shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. I have  heard the name of the “Harlem Globetrotters” over the years, but I never seen the show. However, it seems to be a(…)

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Youth Soccer

Youth Soccer

STYSA  The South Tangipahoa Youth Soccer Association (STYSA) is an independent organization whose goal is to provide the youth of Tangipahoa with recreational and competitive soccer games. Currently, STYSA has over 60 teams with players ranging in age from 4 to 18. Games and practice sessions are held at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond. The(…)

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Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile

Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile

  The Turkey Day 7K and Mashed Potato Mile, a charity race to benefit the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center and the Tangi Food Pantry, is scheduled for November 23, 2013 at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond. The race is presented by North Oaks Pediatric Clinic. “The Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center is so honored to be a part of this great(…)

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Color Out 5K for Relay for Life

This weekend will be the inaugural Color Out Cancer 5K Run/Walk to benefit the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life on Saturday, November 2, 2013, at Cate Square Park in Hammond. The race begins at 9 am and registration begins at 8 am. You can pre-registration using the form below for $30. Day-of registration is $35. Registration Form You(…)

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Free Basketball Clinic Hosted by SLU Men’s Basketball Team

Ages 5-13, boys and girls welcome. Event will cover the basics of the game – passing, dribbling and shooting. Participants will have a chance to meet the players and hear them talk about their experiences. Call (985) 345-6767 for more information. Also: Chalk Talk for Coaches wil be held before the event, from 1pm – 1:45pm.(…)

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Southeastern Homecoming Week – Tailgating Fun for Little Ones!

Southeastern Homecoming Week – Tailgating Fun for Little Ones!

  Southeastern Homecoming Week is in full swing. All the businesses in downtown Hammond are decked out to celebrate this year’s Seussical Homecoming theme: ”From There to Here, From Here to There, Roomie Rhyming Everywhere.” Saturday, October 26, 2013 is the big game, and there are all sorts of fun activities planned. I just took my two(…)

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