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Friday, June 14, 2019
For more information, contact : Papa's Farmacia via Luzianna, LLC Stephanie Sprague, PharmD., RGx, Rph 25831 Walker South, Suite 1 Denham Springs, LA 70726 (225) 223-9285DENHAM SPRINGS (May 2019)— Dr. Stephanie Sprague, PharmD., RGx, Rph, announced that she opened a new pharmacy at 25831 Walker South, Suite 1, in Denham Springs. Papa’s Farmacia via Luzianna opened for business on May ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Business News, Member News
Friday, June 14, 2019
The Arts Council of Livingston Parish’s long-awaited mural, spanning 70 feet of the exterior wall, is complete. The Council, Leadership Livingston Class of 2019 and the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce celebrated the piece with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday evening. The Leadership Livingston class of 2019 took on the mural as one of their capstone community service projects. The team ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Ribbon Cuttings , Business News, - Featured Article, Leadership Livingston
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Arts Council Mural Dedication Ceremony Tomorrow   On Thursday, June 13, the new mural on the Arts Council of Livingston Parish building will be unveiled and dedicated at 133 N. Hummell St in Denham Springs. The Livingston Parish Chamber’s Leadership Livingston Class adopted the mural as their community service project to help raise awareness about the programs of the ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Leadership Livingston, - Featured Article, Ribbon Cuttings
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 4 hosts third annual hurricane preparedness seminar National Weather Service Forecaster Mike Efferson and Local Meteorologist Jay Grymes share 2019 hurricane forecast  WALKER, La.— The Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 4 (LPFPD4) hosted its third annual hurricane preparedness seminar for emergency response personnel on Wednesday, May 23 at the ...read more
Categories: Member News, Community News, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, May 20, 2019
The Livingston Parish Arts Council Building is getting a makeover after the Leadership Livingston class of 2019 adopted the long-awaited mural as their community service project. The class secured $3,000 in corporate sponsorships to cover most of the $4,000 project. The Arts Council will cover the remaining amount for the 70 foot by 9 foot image that will wrap around the Arts Council exterior ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Business News, - Featured Article, Leadership Livingston
Thursday, May 09, 2019
Restaurants were invited to participate in a Restaurant Challenge at the Livingston Parish Expo this Tuesday. Eleven local establishments brought samples of their signature dishes such as bread pudding, jambalaya, crawfish cheesecakes, corn grits and more and competed for three awards. “The Expo is already known as a great way to connect to the business community of Livingston Parish,” said April ...read more
Categories: Business News, Chamber News, Press Release, - Featured Article
Thursday, May 09, 2019
The Suma Center filled with more than 100 local businesses, community organizations and government offices on Wednesday as Livingston Parish residents connected and learned about the community at the 8th Annual Livingston Parish Expo and Job Fair. “We are proud to host the premier business Expo in the region. Between the job fair, booths for business and community organizations and the Restaurant ...read more
Categories: Business News, - Featured Article, Press Release
Thursday, May 02, 2019
The Louisiana State Treasury office will be on site at the Livingston Parish Expo prepared to help people find and receive their unclaimed property. According to the Louisiana State Treasury website, there is anywhere from $850 million to $900 million of unclaimed money owed in Louisiana. Individuals are not the only ones who could have unclaimed money, businesses also may have funds they do not ...read more
Categories: Business News, - Featured Article, Chamber News, Press Release
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Livingston Young Professionals, as a part of their goal to work, play and give in Livingston Parish, partnered in the months of March and April with Child Advocacy Services. The organization provides advocacy, clinical services and abuse prevention resources to give a voice, healing and security to children. LYP chose Child Advocacy Services to be the beneficiary of their Annual Dodge Ball ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest, Livingston Young Professionals, Business News
Monday, April 29, 2019
The Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce announced 13 scholarship recipients at the Livingston Parish Education Luncheon on April 10.   At the luncheon, former Chamber Scholarship recipient, Daniel Wendt, gave a keynote address where he shared lessons with the students, he has learned by starting and running a business that he did not learn in school. Things like what to do when you can’t fill ...read more
Categories: Business News, - Featured Article, Chamber News, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Monday, April 29, 2019
Livingston Parish is holding its 8th annual EXPO and Job Fair, titled Love Livingston Parish EXPO, on Tuesday, May 7 from 4 to 7 pm at the Suma Hall and Community Center off I-12 at the Satsuma Exit. The free event is touted as one of the largest expos in the region with over 100 vendors and offers a great opportunity to get face to face with potential employers and customers.  “Our business ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Chamber News, Business News, - Featured Article
Wednesday, April 03, 2019
New Rate Outpaces Federal Minimum Wage by More than 60 Percent  [HAMMOND, La.] — Effective March 2019, minimum wage at North Oaks Health System has increased from $9.00 per hour to $12.00 per hour. The increase exceeds the federal (and Louisiana) minimum wage rate by more than 60 percent. To learn more about job opportunities with North Oaks Health System, visit www.northoaks.org/jobs. As North ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release, Business News
Friday, March 29, 2019
Denham Springs --The retirement of Livingston Parish Schools Superintendent Rick Wentzel has launched a superintendent search. School Board President Buddy Mincey will update community members at the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce’s Education in Livingston Parish Lunch on April 10th. Northshore Technical Community College’s Acting Chancellor for the Livingston Parish Campus, Dr. Daniel ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Business News, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
After 15 other teams were eliminated, Labarre Associates’ “LA Dodgers” and Restoration 1’s “Ball of Duty” battled for first place at the Livingston Young Professionals Dodge Ball Tournament on March 21. Labarre Associates finally took home the gold in front of more than 130 players and spectators after eliminating each Restoration 1 player. Teams also came up with unique and creative names to snag ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Livingston Young Professionals, Business News, - Featured Article