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Stanton White

Commercial Design to Portraiture

The journey to his Independence art studio was far from a direct route. Instead, the Hartselle, Alabama native meandered here after spending time in big cities like Philadelphia and New York City.In fact, he originally discovered the area while making frequent car trips from his Atlanta base to Houston, choosing Hammond as the perfect halfway stop on his jaunts.

Congratulations to this years

Reader's Choice Winners!

These business's are your top picks from St. Tammany West, East and Washington parishes.  No matter what you like, out awards has something for everyone; dining, boutiques, healthcare, fitness and many, many more!

The Inspiration & Collaboration of Jose Balli Jewelry

When I learned that the winner of Edge of the Lakes readers’ poll for favorite local jeweler started off as a steelworker for the oil and gas industry, I was mighty intrigued! Don’t you love a success story that involves some sort of journey of self discovery?

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 A fresh edgy look at the parishes north of the lake, from opinions to interviews

with the unique mix of people that make up The Lake’s listenership.

Our editorial staff and photographers seek out what is happening around us

and share the stories with our readers.

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