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Local parade celebrates Mardi Gras history

Local parade celebrates Mardi Gras history
February 18, 2020

Mardi Gras season has once again come to Louisiana, and Tangipahoa Parish has already begun to celebrate. Mardi Gras is French for Fat Tuesday, which is the day before Ash Wednesday, the start of Lent....

Krewe of Omega celebrates heritage and pride

The Krewe of Omega hosts events like the annual Mardi Gras parade. This year's parade included over 22 floats and local singer Christian Serpas.
February 27, 2019

The Krewe of Omega, which began in 1986 by the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity, is a local social organization that strives to build friendships while celebrating Louisiana heritage and Tangipahoa Parish pride. Cathy...

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