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Florida Parish Chronicles

Florida Parish Chronicles

Emmy-nominated, documentary-style history program that explores important events and people in the history of the Florida Parishes. Includes archival photographs, footage and interviews at the sites of great historical moments. Hosted by Sam Hyde, director of the Center for Southeast Louisiana Studies.

Airs at 8 pm. Mondays and Wednesdays.

Episodes

Episode One: The Coming of The Railroad (press release)

Episode Two: The Growth of St. Tammany Parish (press release)

Episode Three: Civil War in the Florida Parishes (Part One) (press release)

Episode Four: Civil War in the Florida Parishes (Part Two) (press release)

Episode Five: The Civil Rights Struggle in the Florida Parishes (press release)

Episode Six: Storms: South Louisiana and Nature's Wrath (press release)

Episode Seven: Crime and Criminals of the Florida Parishes (Part One) (press release)

Episode Eight: Ghosts and Haunted Houses of Southeast Louisiana

Episode Nine: Crime and Criminals of the Florida Parishes (Part Two) (press release)

Episode 10: Class Over Race; Union Busting in Southeastern Louisiana (press release)

Episode 11: Who Killed the Kingfish? (press release)

Episode 12: Festivals and Folkways of Southeast Louisiana (press release)

Winner

  • 2007 TELLY AWARD (first-place Silver Telly) for "Animation" for "The Florida Parish Chronicles" promotional spot
  • 2007 TELLY AWARD for "Editing" for "The Florida Parish Chronicles" promotional spot
  • 2006 EMMY for "Program Promotion" for the promotional spot "The Florida Parish Chronicles", National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Suncoast Division
  • 2006 TELLY AWARD for "The Florida Parish Chronicles" (History Series)
  • 2005 WORLDFEST INTERNATIONAL FILM AND VIDEO FESTIVAL Third Place "Bronze Remi Award" for the "Florida Parish Chronicles" episode "St. Tammany Parish: Overcoming the Obstacles to Prosperity" (Information, Cultural, or Historical Program)
  • 2005 TELLY AWARD for "The Florida Parish Chronicles" (History Series)
  • 2005 COMMUNICATOR AWARD - "Award of Distinction" for "The Florida Parish Chronicles" episode of "St. Tammany Parish: Overcoming the Obstacles to Adversity" (Writing)
  • 2005 COMMUNICATOR AWARD - "Award of Distinction" for "The Florida Parish Chronicles" episode of "St. Tammany Parish: Overcoming the Obstacles to Adversity" (Editing)