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Thursday, December 18 2014
On behalf of the hundreds of volunteers who made the company's EITC promotion successful, Rod West, chief administrative officer for Entergy, accepted the award for Best Empowerment Program from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Entergy Helps Customers Receive $100 Million in Earned Income Tax Credits Initiative Recognized by U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation as Best Economic Empowerment ...read more
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Thursday, December 18 2014
Pin Oak Terminals Opens Office in St. John Thursday, December 18, 2014 St. John the Baptist Parish - President Natalie Robottom and Council Member Lucien Gauff joined Danny Guidry and other representatives of Pin Oak Terminals, LLC for a ribbon cutting ceremony to open their new office. Other elected officials, Administrative Staff, representatives of the River Region Chamber of Commerce and the ...read more
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Thursday, December 18 2014
St. John Parish Health Fair Provides Community with Important Information Thursday, December 18, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - More than 150 St. John Parish residents received important health-related information and the opportunity to meet with pharmacists at no cost during the Parish sponsored Health and Wellness Fair. The annual fair was held on Saturday, December 13, 2014 and coordinated ...read more
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Tuesday, December 16 2014
Creole Farmers' Market Opens in Wallace Tuesday, December 16, 2014 St. John the Baptist Parish - St. John the Baptist Parish President Natalie Robottom and her Administrative staff, the Economic Development Department and Council Members Art Smith, Lucien Gauff and Michael Wright, joined local farmers and residents to celebrate the grand opening of the Creole Farmers' Market in Wallace. A ...read more
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Wednesday, December 10 2014
Railroad Crossing Closure: West 10th Street Tuesday, December 9, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - In connection with the West 10th St. widening project, West 10th St. in Reserve will be closed at the Kansas City Southern Railroad Crossing (crossing closest to Airline Hwy) beginning Wednesday, December 10 at 5:00 a.m. through Thursday, December 11 at 6:00 p.m. to allow for the relocation of gas ...read more
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Wednesday, December 10 2014
Toys for Tots Distribution Event Wednesday, December 10, 2014 St. John the Baptist Parish- The United States Marine Corps (USMC) local Toys for Tots organization in coordination with St. John the Baptist Parish will host a toy giveaway on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Riverlands Christian Center in Reserve from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Admission is free and live entertainment, refreshments and ...read more
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Monday, December 08 2014
McDonalds Opens in Garyville Monday, December 8, 2014 St. John the Baptist Parish - Parish President Natalie Robottom, Administration staff, and Council members Lucien Gauff and Michael Wright, joined owner Chris Valluzzo, General Manager David Kaltenbacher and Director of Operations Robin Casanova, for a ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of McDonalds in Garyville. The new store is ...read more
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Friday, December 05 2014
Local Entrepreneurs Graduate from FastTrac Program Friday, December 5, 2014 St. John the Baptist Parish - Five local entrepreneurs recently became the second graduating class from the FastTrac Entrepreneurial Training Program. The program is offered through the St. John Business Training Center housed at the South Central Louisiana (SCL) Technical College, River Parishes Campus. Parish President ...read more
Tuesday, December 02 2014
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - The St. John Parish Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) will sponsor a free Health/Wellness Fair and Meet the Pharmacist Day on Saturday, December 13, 2014 in an effort to assist residents with maintaining healthy lifestyles and learning about preventive medicine. The Health Fair will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the ...read more
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Wednesday, November 26 2014
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - As the year ends, 2015 annual contracts were awarded, as well as contracts for Title and Legal Services for CDBG Housing Programs and construction of Phases I & II of a multi-million dollar Sewer Lift Station Project. "Finalizing annual contracts prior to the end of the year is important for continuity of services," said ...read more
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Wednesday, November 26 2014
St. John Parish Creole Farmer's Market Set to Open Wednesday, November 26, 2014 St. John the Baptist Parish - With the St. John Parish Council's recent approval of the St. John Parish Creole Farmer's Market policies and procedures, a grand opening/ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. The Farmer's Market is located at 5793 Highway 18 ...read more
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Wednesday, November 26 2014
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - Grady Crawford Construction Company, Inc., contractor for the Mississippi River Waterline Crossing Project, is scheduled to install the 3,050 foot waterline 75 feet under the Mississippi River on Friday, November 28. As a result motorists are asked to drive with caution on Highway 18 in Edgard near the Edgard Water Plant. Although a ...read more
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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
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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
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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
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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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