Will Sullivan, Author at Picayune Item


Former Item reporter passes

David Farrell loved history and loved to tell stories, which showed in the stories he wrote as a journalist for more than three decades with ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Tuesday, September 16, 2014 7:00 am


The fear of children, how embarrassing

Thousands of children are fleeing parts of Latin America in fear of their lives and trying to come here, where, even bedeviled by gun violence ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Wednesday, July 30, 2014 7:00 am


Green space work beginning, uses need planning

The Picayune City Council recently approved beginning the work on the first phase of development at the green space in the heart of town created ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Wednesday, July 23, 2014 7:00 am


Hobby Lobby decision is woeful

T he Hobby Lobby decision handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court is likely to join the Dred Scott decision of 1857 as one of ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Friday, July 18, 2014 9:21 am


Complaint turned over to MBI

The big news from Tuesday’s Picayune City Council meeting involved City Manager Jim Luke saying the city and the Picayune Police Department was turning over ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Wednesday, July 16, 2014 8:36 am


Citizen claims child was stuck by police officer, investigation underway

Tuesday’s Picayune City Council meeting appeared on track as a short one, until citizens addressed the council about several complaints. Regular business included two grants ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Wednesday, July 2, 2014 7:00 am


Veteran’s are better served through VA

Much ado has been made in the media about the length of time it takes to get an appointment at some Veteran’s Administration hospitals. I ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Wednesday, June 25, 2014 7:00 am


Fundraiser for Jerry’s scholarship is Friday

I think he would honored and humbled that these ‘young people’ are interested in remembering him (the late Picayune Memorial High School band director Jerry Cumberland),” ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Wednesday, June 18, 2014 7:00 am


Stolen art should be returned

Recently, I listened to two friends at the Senior Center discuss opera, which they both love. On Tuesday, Genie and I had an art class ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Wednesday, May 28, 2014 7:00 am


Growth at Industrial Park

St. Tammany Box Company, a relatively small, family owned manufacturing company, moved into the Picayune Industrial Park from Lacombe, La., just before Hurricane Katrina struck, ... Read more

by Will Sullivan, Saturday, March 1, 2014 7:00 am

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