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Thursday, March 26 2015
For Immediate Release Contact Communications Department 985-652-9569 or communications@sjbparish.com Improving Critical Infrastructure Remains A Priority of Robottom Administration Tuesday, March 24, 2015 ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH - Council members authorized an array of equipment purchases, projects and services that will ultimately improve the quality of life for residents and employees of ...read more
Categories: Member News
Thursday, March 26 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Chassity McComack Executive Director chassity@riverregionchamber.org 985-359-9777 Area Business and Civic Leaders Urge Citizens to Vote “YES” for St. Charles Parish Propositions on May 2, 2015 The River Region Chamber of Commerce has reviewed the below propositions and are in support of the following: A. Proposition 1- For May 2 election, the St Charles ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, March 24 2015
BAYOU COUNTRY CHILDREN'S MUSEUM PRESS RELEASE Casino Night Fundraiser Tickets Now Available Get your Play it Forward tickets at the museum or on-line Thibodaux, LA: Tickets are now available at the ticket counter of the Bayou Country Children's Museum for their 6th annual casino night fundraiser. "Play it Forward," benefiting the non-profit Children's Museum The event will ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24 2015
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 24, 2015 ST. CHARLES PARISH SCHEDULES TOWN HALL MEETINGS FOR UPCOMING LEVEE, WASTEWATER MILLAGES St. Charles Parish officials have scheduled public town hall ...read more
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Monday, March 16 2015
St. James Parish Superintendent Dr. Lonnie Luce, St. John Parish Chief Administrative Officer Michael Coburn, and St. Charles Parish Superintendent Felicia Gomez-Walker presented the below propositions to the River Region Chamber Public Policy Committee on March 3, 2015. The River Region Chamber Board of Directors unanimously supports the following propositions. St, James Parish School System ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Tuesday, March 03 2015
(BOUTTE, La.) March 2, 2015 – Local signs and visual graphics provider FASTSIGNS ® of St. Charles was named the Co-brand Rookie of the Year at the 2015 FASTSIGNS International Convention, which was recently held in Dallas, Texas. The Rookie of the Year Award honors the FASTSIGNS center with the highest sales volume in its first 12 months of operation and opened between October 2012 and ...read more
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Tuesday, March 03 2015
The River Region Chamber of Commerce held a pre-session Legislators Forum on Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at Marathon Petroleum Company. Legislators in attendance were Senator Troy Brown, Senator Gary Smith, Representative Greg Miller and Representative Randal Gaines. Tommy Faucheux, Dow State Government Affairs Manager, moderated the discussion between the elected officials and business leaders ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Friday, February 13 2015
Volunteers Help YEA! Students in Business Planning Process LAPLACE- Local business men and women are investing one of their most valuable resources in the students of the Young Entrepreneur Academy: time. Once the students get the ball rolling on their ideas, students are paired with an appropriate business mentor. Through personal mentorship, the students further shape their concept, write a ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, January 29 2015
LOCAL ATTORNEY SPEAKS TO YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ABOUT LEGAL ISSUES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES LAPLACE – Students from the River Region Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) were introduced to Henri Dufresne from Dufresne Law Firm, who spoke to the class about what legal issues to consider when starting a small business. Students listened as he explored the legal implications on everything from their ...read more
Categories: Chamber
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
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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
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
Categories: Press Release
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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