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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
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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
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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
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Monday, October 20 2014
St. Charles Parish emergency operations staff members are working with the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) to further prepare for the possibility of an infectious disease outbreak in light of the recent incidences of ebola viruses in Dallas. An ebola screening questionnaire has been developed by DHH to be used by 911 operators, other emergency-related call takers and first ...read more
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Friday, October 17 2014
Contracts for Critical Projects Awarded Friday, October 17, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - The Finance Committee Meeting was highlighted by contract awards for several critical projects and programs for St. John Parish. These contracts are required to provide assistance to residents impacted by Hurricane Isaac and to make much needed improvements to infrastructure and operations within the ...read more
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Thursday, October 16 2014
St. John Parish takes Proactive Measures against Ebola Thursday, October 16, 2014 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - Parish Officials are working closely with the Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) as well as the Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) to monitor the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Louisiana. To date, there have been no reports of EVD ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
Combining Entergy’s Businesses Keeps Louisiana Growing Joining two Louisiana utilities supports state economic development BATON ROUGE, La. - Throughout Louisiana, business is booming. The state’s industrial renaissance has already resulted in commitments for more than $50 billion in new capital investment and more than 83,000 new direct and indirect jobs since 2008 , according to ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
Background: In late April, Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C. notified the Louisiana Public Service Commission that they’d soon file a Business Combination Study Report. That report, filed in early June, contained a preliminary analysis of the potential combination of ELL and EGSL into a single electric public utility, operating in Louisiana. (Entergy New ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
The 1980s may be making a comeback in popular culture, but at least one initiative from that time period – the St. Charles Parish Zoning Code – is getting a needed makeover. Adopted in 1981 soon after the parish switch from a police jury to a councilmatic form of government, the zoning ordinance represented the first set of rules with regard to land use and planning, including zoning ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
St. John the Baptist Parish - The 41st Annual Andouille Festival Poster was unveiled on Saturday, October 4 at the St. John Andouille Pageant. The hand-painted print was created by Edgard native and artist Jamar Pierre to reflect the cultural importance of the festival, including famous Andouille dishes and expressions of nostalgic festival history. "The poster is colorful, vibrant and ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - Residents are reminded of Ordinance 12-32 which was passed by the Parish Council to address the period of time garbage cans are allowed to remain by the roadway. Per the ordinance, "garbage cans or containers may not be placed at the street sooner than 12:00 noon on the day before the scheduled collection day, and must be removed from the street by 12:00 noon on ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - The Highway 51 Park will be closed to all foot and vehicular traffic beginning Sunday, October 12 at 7:00 a.m. through Wednesday, October 22 for 2014 Andouille Festival logistics. The closure will allow for festival preparation and proper breakdown/cleanup. The 2014 Andouille Festival will be held at the park on Friday, October 17 through Sunday, October 19 and will ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
Luling will gain a new pump station and the St. Charles Parish Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will gain mobile communications capabilities thanks to two new grants awarded to the parish. A federal grant of $558,825 will partially fund the construction of a new pump station adjacent to the existing Kellogg pump station, as well as other drainage improvements in the Mimosa subdivision. The new ...read more
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Monday, October 13 2014
SCC would like to provide our community with a fun and safe place to spend Halloween. Therefore, SCC is partnering with Rainbow Chevrolet to provide trick-or-treating at SCC before the home game on Friday, October 31 st . Trick-or-Treating will begin at 6 p.m. and is sponsored by our SCC Clubs and Rainbow Chevrolet. Children 12 and under who wear a costume get into the game for free! SCC Seniors ...read more
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Tuesday, October 07 2014
October 1, 2014 HELP BEAUTIFY ST. CHARLES PARISH IN OCTOBER WITH TRASH BASH, WIN AN IPAD St. Charles Parish is encouraging volunteer groups, schools, families and individuals to help clean and beautify the parish this October through its ongoing Trash Bash initiative. The fall Trash Bash is a month-long effort to not only clean roadside litter, but to also spruce up private yards, homes and ...read more
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Friday, October 03 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 NEW PROGRAM WILL PROVIDE PROSPECTIVE HOME BUYERS DOWN PAYMENT ASSISTANCE The St. Charles Parish Department of Community Services has partnered with the Jefferson Parish Finance Authority ...read more
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Friday, October 03 2014
How Congress Came Together Over Flood Insurance Reform Law360, New York (September 23, 2014, 4:17 PM ET) -- The one thing almost everyone in Washington can agree on is that, in the current political environment, it is nigh impossible to pass practically any legislation that's even slightly controversial. Legislation falls victim to partisan bickering, ideological squabbles, fiscal constraints ...read more
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Tuesday, July 01 2014
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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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