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Thursday, April 17 2014
Area Business and Civic Leaders Urge Citizens to Vote “YES” for St. Charles Parish Hospital Proposition on May 3, 2014 St. Charles Parish Hospital is asking the voters of St. Charles Parish to approve a millage renewal on May 3, 2014. Services supported by this renewal include: Adding EMS and a 3 rd Ambulance unit at peak times Expanded Emergency room New East bank Outpatient Center ...read more
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Monday, April 14 2014
NEWS RELEASE -- St. Charles Catholic High School Contact: Courtney P. Millet, Ph.D. 985-652-3809 or 504-628-2641 or millet. courtney@stcharlescatholic.org FRIDAY, APRIL 25 TH – ST. CHARLES CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL - RAY LAICHE MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT The annual Ray Laiche Memorial Golf tournament will be held Friday, April 25 TH , at Belle Terre Golf and Country Club. The entry fee for the ...read more
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Monday, April 14 2014
LSUHSC School of Dentistry Golf Tournament We would like to invite you to join us as the LSU School of Dentistry hosts its 2nd Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser on Saturday, May 10 th , 2014 at Belle Terre Country Club in LaPlace, Louisiana. This year’s proceeds will benefit the LSUSD Preclinical Labs. We hope that you will consider joining us for a fun day of golf. Also, in conjunction ...read more
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Monday, April 14 2014
April 14, 2014 ST. CHARLES PARISH WATER SYSTEM WINS AWARD, MEETS STATE STANDARDS FOR QUALITY St. Charles Parish’s public water supply was recently recognized by state agencies as maintaining levels of both fluoride and chlorine as part of drinking water regulations. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) awarded its Water Fluoridation Quality honor to St. Charles Water ...read more
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Tuesday, April 08 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Area Business and Civic Leaders Urge Citizens to Vote “YES” for School Board Propositions on May 3, 2014 The St. John Parish School System is asking the voters of St. John Parish to approve a renewal of three (3) millages on May 2, 2014. Allow the district to sell $10.1M in bonds to be used to build a new Lake Pontchartrain Elementary school. Rededication of ...read more
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Tuesday, April 08 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE “River Region Chamber hosts Lunch n learn: The Power of Email Marketing for Small Business Owners and Entrepreneurs” Presented by Kim Walker, Local Expert for Constant Contact, there were 19 attendees at the lunch n learn held at the Chamber office on May 28, 2014. The Chamber is proud to have a partnership with Constant Contact that provides a discount to ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, April 03 2014
Belle Terre Country Club OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Daily Lunch Tuesday through Sunday 11 AM until 2 PM Thursday’s Famous Fried Chicken Buffet Available for meetings and social events, not limited to: Wedding Receptions, Graduations, Anniversaries, Birthday Celebrations, Sweet 16’s, Class Reunions, Bridal and Baby Showers, Rehearsal Dinners and more…we custom tailor events because no ...read more
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Thursday, April 03 2014
PRESS RELEASE Contact: Chassity McComack October 2, 2013 (985) 359-9777 chassity@riverregionchamber.org River Region Chamber of Commerce Releases Letter to President Obama Urging Congress To Keep Flood Insurance Affordable LaPlace, La. -- Today, River Region Chamber of Commerce, Inc. submitted a letter to President Obama asking for action of an Executive Order to delay the implementation of ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, April 03 2014
Public Policy and Board of Directors July 30, 2013 River Region Chamber of Commerce welcomes legislators Sen. Gary Smith, Rep. Randal Gaines and Rep. Gregory Miller LaPlace, LA- A brigade of business, education, and industry leaders in the river parishes met with state legislators for candid discussion regarding issues in public policy and steps taken to improve conditions in the area and state. ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, April 03 2014
PRESS RELEASE Contact: Chassity McComack Ph: 985-703-0343 RIVER REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SUPPORTS ST. JOHN PARISH SHERIFF’S TAX PROPOSAL The River Region Chamber Public Policy committee was given a presentation by St. John Sheriff Mike Tregre on a proposed ¼ cent sales tax increase to be voted on October 19, 2013. This ¼ cent will produce approximately $2 million dollars in ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, April 01 2014
Poised and confident, 10 chief executive officers from the River Parishes stood at a podium March 27 in the John L. Ory Magnet School auditorium in LaPlace. Dressed for success, each CEO eloquently described his or her business plan for a panel of investors. With the hope of getting start up money from the potential investors, the CEOs clearly defined their business idea showcasing a detailed ...read more
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Monday, March 24 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 24, 2014 Contact Information: Caitlin Berni, Greater New Orleans, Inc., 504.527.6980, cberni@gnoinc.org Coalition for Sustainable Flood Insurance Marks Passage of Flood Insurance Reform Coalition Also Announces Next Step New Orleans, La. -- Today, Greater New Orleans, Inc. joined several parish presidents to mark the passage of the Homeowner Flood Insurance ...read more
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Tuesday, March 18 2014
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 March 17, 2014 (2014 trash bash update / page 1 of 2) ST. CHARLES PARISH TRASH BASH RELEASES ADDITIONAL EVENT DETAILS As volunteers continue to sign up for March ...read more
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Friday, June 07 2013
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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