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Tuesday, November 25 2014
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Parish President Natalie Robottom and her staff delivered boxes of canned goods to the St. John Ministry of Care and a faith-based food drive as a donation to residents in need during the holidays. Through a partnership between residents, festival goers, Parish officials and staff, hundreds of canned goods ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, November 25 2014
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - The St. John the Baptist Parish Economic Development Department is launching the annual Shop Local, Shop St. John campaign for the 2014 holiday season in an effort to promote locally-owned and operated businesses. Shop Local works to educate consumers, business owners and the St. John Community through media outlets about the many benefits ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, November 25 2014
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - St. John the Baptist Parish residents eligible to vote in the General Congressional Election set for December 6 th are encouraged to vote early. Early voting is currently taking place through Saturday, November 29 excluding Thanksgiving Day and Friday, November 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Registrar of Voters office located in ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, November 14 2014
Residents Urged to Make Preparations for Freezing Temperatures Thursday, November 13, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - A freeze warning is in effect for Southeastern Louisiana including St. John the Baptist Parish from 11:00 pm tonight through Friday morning at 9:00 am. A light freeze is expected tonight and tomorrow night as a result of a cold air mass traveling into the area. The National ...read more
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Friday, November 14 2014
Louisiana Tax Amnesty 2014 ends today Secretary Barfield encourages taxpayers to take advantage of amnesty payment options, including compromise offers and installment payments BATON ROUGE – In the remaining available hours, the Louisiana Department of Revenue encourages individuals and businesses who have fallen behind on their taxes to take advantage of Louisiana Tax Amnesty 2014 before ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, November 13 2014
Office of Fire Services Offers Smoke Detector Program Thursday, November 13, 2014 St. John the Baptist Parish - With the start of the holiday season and the addition of fire hazards in homes, the St. John Parish Office of Fire Services encourages residents to take advantage of the free smoke detector program, a partnership with the State Fire Marshal's Office, that provides new smoke alarm ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, November 11 2014
Burl Reigns as Captain for Krewe of Agape Monday, November 10, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - Mr. Akeem Burl, life-long resident of St. John the Baptist Parish, is reigning as the 2014-2015 Captain or the Krewe of Agape. Serving as the youngest Captain and Krewe member, Burl recently hosted a kick-off event for the Royal Court of Agape with a "Coming to America" themed African ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, November 07 2014
Louisiana Tax Amnesty 2014 approaches final week Delinquent taxpayers have seven days remaining to settle debt BATON ROUGE – Individuals and businesses who have fallen behind on their taxes have seven days remaining to take advantage of Louisiana Tax Amnesty 2014. “With only one week left to apply, we are reminding noncompliant taxpayers to take advantage of tax amnesty,” ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, November 07 2014
River Region Chamber to Move to Belle Terre Blvd. LAPLACE- The River Region Chamber of Commerce will bring in the new year with a new home and office building on Belle Terre Boulevard. Approaching eight years at their current location on West Airline Highway in LaPlace, the Chamber took ownership of the new property Friday, November 7. Located at 390 Belle Terre Blvd in LaPlace, the home of the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Thursday, November 06 2014
Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. Announces $66 Million Formaldehyde Expansion In Geismar And Luling New project in Ascension, St. Charles parishes to retain 55 jobs, result in more than 85 new direct and indirect jobs, along with 300 construction jobs BATON ROUGE, La. -- Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and Executive Vice President Dale Plante of Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. announced the ...read more
Categories: Member News
Thursday, November 06 2014
Local Employee Named Certified FASTSIGNS ® Sales Executive (BOUTTE, La.) Sept. 18, 2014 – Molly Hannen from FASTSIGNS ® of St. Charles received the Outside Sales Certification Award at the 2014 FASTSIGNS Outside Sales Summit, recently held in Frisco, Texas. “It’s been an exciting year at FASTSIGNS of Boutte,” said Hannen. “This award is the result of ...read more
Categories: Member News
Tuesday, November 04 2014
St. Charles Catholic High School Celebrates Homecoming 2014 SCC Homecoming Alumni Cook-off, November 7, 2014 at 6 p.m. The St. Charles Catholic High School’s Alumni Association is pleased to announce its Seventh Annual Alumni Cook-off in conjunction with our Homecoming activities on November 7, 2014. Everyone is invited to come and taste the delicious dishes being served. This year, our ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, November 03 2014
Utilities Management Training Held in St. John Parish Friday, October 31, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - Parish President Natalie Robottom's goal of providing Utilities Management Training was realized last month after several months of planning. Management Training is required in the Louisiana Capacity Development Rule and is provided free of charge by the Louisiana Department of Health ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, October 30 2014
USA NETWORK, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH COX COMMUNICATIONS, HONORS NEW ORLEANS RESIDENT WITH A CHARACTERS UNITE AWARD FOR HIS EFFORTS TO COMBAT HATE AND DISCRIMINATION Jerald White, Founder of the New Orleans Loving Festival, to Be Recognized at an Awards Ceremony Wednesday, November 5 th , 2014 at The Martine Chaisson ; Also Featured on USA Network On-Air and Online as Part of Characters Unite ...read more
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Thursday, October 30 2014
St. John Long Term Recovery Group Allocates Millions for Hurricane Isaac Assistance Thursday, October 30, 2014 St. John the Baptist Parish - The St. John the Baptist Parish (SJBP) Long Term Recovery Group (LTRG), established to address the unmet needs of homeowners post Hurricane Isaac, held a close out meeting to commemorate the momentous impact on the community since its formation two years ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, October 29 2014
Trick or Treating Hours and Halloween Safety Information Wednesday, October 29, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - Parish President Natalie Robottom and Sheriff Michael Tregre recommend trick-or-treating between 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Friday, October 31 in St. John the Baptist Parish. Motorists are asked to be mindful of pedestrians during these hours and drive with caution through ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, October 29 2014
Coburn Named Chief Administrative Assistant Tuesday, October 28, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - Parish President Natalie Robottom announced the appointment of Michael K. Coburn as the new Chief Administrative Assist ant (CAA), effective October 28, 2014. Coburn joined the Robottom Administration in June, 2014 as a Special Assistant to the Parish President - Public Safety with specific duties ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, October 28 2014
PARISH TO UNVEIL PAUL MAIILLARD CORRIDOR REVITALIZATION PLAN IN NOVEMBER Farmers Market event, Planning Commission meeting will offer two opportunities for public to review After more than a year of research and public input gathering, St. Charles Parish is unveiling its much-anticipated Paul Maillard Corridor Revitalization Plan during a pop up German Coast Farmers Market event running from 2:30 ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, May 23 2013
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Wednesday, April 10 2013
St. John the Baptist Parish Residents Affected by Hurricane Isaac Offered Free One-on-One Assistance Tuesday, April 9. 2013 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH –St. John the Baptist Parish residents affected by Hurricane Isaac with serious unmet needs even after receiving state and federal disaster assistance can get additional help through a free, one-on-one support program. The program pairs ...read more
Monday, April 08 2013
Lofton Staffing Services 2013 Best of Staffing™ Client Winner! Lofton Staffing Services has been named to the 2013 Best of Staffing™ Client List. Fewer than 1% of all staffing agencies in North America earned the 2013 Best of Staffing™ award for providing remarkable service quality to their clients. With average satisfaction ratings quadruple the industry average, the Best of ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Monday, April 08 2013
Contact: Anne Kolwe, Marketing Director Phone: (985) 872-5980 Fax: (985) 851-0780 anne.kolwe@cardio.com www.cardio.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 8, 2013 Cardiovascular Institute of the South Hosts Grand Opening LULING — Join us for the Grand Opening of Cardiovascular Institute of the South’s Luling location on Thursday, May 9 from 5-7 p.m. at 1057 Paul Maillard Road, Suite ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Monday, March 18 2013
SIGN UP NOW FOR RECREATION SUMMER CAMP IN ST. CHARLES PARISH The St. Charles Parish Parks and Recreation Department is now taking applications for its 2013 Inclusive Summer Day Camp. The camp is scheduled to run from June 3 until July 11 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Monday through Thursdays for campers ages 5 through 12 and ages 5 through 19 for campers with developmental disabilities. Potential ...read more
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Wednesday, March 13 2013
ST. CHARLES PARISH RECEIVES PERMIT FOR ELLINGTON PHASE OF WEST BANK HURRICANE PROTECTION LEVEE Parish hopes to have comprehensive protection for entire West Bank included in state’s Coastal Master Plan St. Charles Parish has received a permit to construct Phase III (Ellington Phase) of its much-needed West Bank Hurricane Protection Levee after many months of consideration by various state ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, February 26 2013
News from St. Charles Parish Government Contact: Renee Allemand Simpson Public Information Officer (985) 783-5183; (504) 491-9304 (cell); (985) 783-5023 (fax) rsimpson@stcharlesgov.net www.stcharlesparish-la.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 25, 2013 Photo attached to corresponding e-mail LULING, BAYOU GAUCHE SEE ROADWAY SIGNAGE DEFACED OVER WEEKEND LULING – The St. Charles Parish Public ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, January 24 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1/24/13 Young Entrepreneurs visit Subway in LaPlace Field Trip highlighted franchising as a business opportunity LOUISIANA – The 2013 class of the River Region YEA! program recently visited the Belle Terre Blvd Subway location in LaPlace owned by former Chamber Board member, Raj Pannu. The field trip, the second of six in the program, focused on demonstrating to the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Tuesday, November 20 2012
For more information, contact: Lance M. Skelly Corporate Communications 404.986.1784 Lance.Skelly@att.com AT&T to Invest $14 Billion to Significantly Expand Wireless and Wireline Broadband Networks, Support Future IP Data Growth and New Services Improved Capital Structure is Foundation for Investment and Accelerated Growth · 4G LTE network expansion expected to cover 300 million ...read more
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Tuesday, November 20 2012
We announce today that we are opening our third architectural practice office in LaPlace, LA in December 2012. This pronouncement follows our opening in August of an office in Slidell on East Gause Blvd in Slidell and compliments our home office in Covington, LA by better serving our clients in Slidell and Mississippi and southeast Louisiana. We are invested in St. Tammany, River Regions ...read more
Wednesday, October 17 2012
HAEUSER,JAMIE L St. James Parish Hospital Wins Louisiana Hospital Association Best of Show Pelican Award! St. James Parish Hospital recently attended the LHA Marketing and Public Relations Conference, which concluded with a Pelican Award Luncheon for hospital marketing throughout the state. These awards are chosen based on planning, implementation, results and creativity. St. James Parish ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, May 31 2012
The Community is invited to the Grand Opening of the St. Charles Parish Hospital Emergency Department. June 8, 2012 2pm to 7pm Click the link below for the press release. http://cloud.chambermaster.com/userfiles/UserFiles/chambers/210/File/St-Charles-Parish-Hospital-Emergency-Grand-Opening.pdf
Tuesday, May 29 2012
Tommy Faucheux named Dow’s Southeast Region State Government Affairs Leader Tommy Faucheux, currently Dow St. Charles Operations Public Affairs Manager, has been named Southeast Region State Government Affairs Leader. In this new role, Faucheux will be responsible for Government Affairs in the southeast region of the United States, which includes Louisiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, and other ...read more
Monday, May 14 2012
ST. CHARLES PARISH RECEIVES GRANT TO IMPROVE WASTEWATER SYSTEM IN LULING, BOUTTE Wastewater collection lines along 26 streets in old Luling and Boutte are set for refurbishment thanks to an $800,000 Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant recently awarded to the parish by the State of Louisiana. The funds will be used to clean and video all gravity sewer lines in the ...read more
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