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Covington-based fire district lauded for workplace safety

by: Bob Warren, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune For the third time, St. Tammany Fire Protection District No. 12 has been recognized for having a safe working place. The fire district has received the “Safest 70” award from the Louisiana Workers Compensation Corp. The award recognizes the efforts the fire district has made to keep its […]

TEN TO GRADUATE FROM FD12 ACADEMY

By: James Hartman Ten firefighters from three St. Tammany Parish fire districts will graduate from the Recruit Academy at Fire District 12 on Friday evening. On March 28 at 6 p.m., the 10 recruits will formally graduate in a ceremony at North Shore Bible Church, 19516 Sunshine Ave., near Covington. Over the 11-week course, the […]

FIRE DISTRICT 12 BATTLES STRUCTURE FIRE NEAR COVINGTON

By: James Hartman St. Tammany Parish Fire Protection District No. 12 personnel responded this afternoon to a structure fire in which a mobile home and a large swath of woods were damaged. At 1:52 p.m., a resident of 20473 Jefferson St., near Covington, called to report a trash fire out of control. Responding units arrived […]