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Thursday, April 18, 2019
Thursday, April 18, 2019 RE:  Livingston Parish School Board splits vote At the Livingston Parish Public School Board meeting, the vote was close between the two top candidates vying for the position.  School board president, Buddy Mincey, Jr. informed the board and standing room only crowd that a school board member had contacted the school board attorney, Mark Boyer and asked for a ballot ...read more
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Thursday, April 11, 2019
Date:  Wednesday, April 10, 2019 RE:  LPPS Superintendent Selection The Livingston Parish School Board is about to exercise their most important vote as a board, selecting the next Livingston Parish Public School superintendent.  No duty is more important to any board of directors and that is certainly the case with the leader of the public school system.   Five candidates have applied for the ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Education, Business News
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: Business News, Member News, Press Release
Sunday, March 31, 2019
Livingston's Laine Hardy entered the stage dressed in suit and tie and started his performance by asking the audience if they were ready to "party with Hardy".  The judges were impressed with Laine's sharp look and Katy Perry swooned asking, "is it okay to have a crush on a contestant".  He was the final performance of the night.   Laine's parents were in the audience as he performed the Beatles, ...read more
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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: Business News, Press Release, - Featured Article, Education
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: - Featured Article, Press Release, Livingston Young Professionals, Business News
Thursday, March 14, 2019
 Livingston Young Professionals Dodge Ball Tournament Benefits CASA   Livingston Young Professionals, LYP, will host its third annual Dodge Ball Tournament on March 21 at 6:30 pm. The event will be held at North Park in Denham Springs and a portion of the proceeds will benefit Child Advocacy Services.    The leadership council of the Livingston Young Professionals program is coordinating the ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Business News, Chamber, Livingston Young Professionals, Press Release
Friday, February 22, 2019
Business owners, stakeholders and legislative candidates attended the kickoff to LABI’s annual legislative tour, with a presentation by Stephen Waguespack, LABI President and CEO. The tour’s first stop was in Livingston Parish on Tuesday, February 19th. This event of the state chamber of commerce was hosted by our parish wide chamber, the Livingston Parish Chamber.   The presentation, entitled ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Economic, Political, Leadership Livingston, Press Release, Business News
Thursday, February 14, 2019
James Moak, the owner of Gulf South Technology Solutions, was sworn on to the Livingston Parish Chamber Board of Directors on Jan. 23 during the Chamber’s Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet. James has been involved with the Chamber through committees and sees his role on the board as the logical next step. “The Chamber is influential in Livingston Parish and there is so much potential here. There ...read more
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Thursday, February 14, 2019
Denham Springs, LA (February 13, 2019) – Zea Rotisserie & Bar, part of Taste Buds Management, and the Livingston Parish Chamber celebrated the opening of the first Zea location in Denham Springs with a ribbon-cutting and reception. Nestled in Juban Crossing, the restaurant features Zea’s new design with an expanded bar area, communal seating and an exposed kitchen including a visible ...read more
Categories: - Featured Article, Community News, Ribbon Cuttings , Business News, Press Release
Friday, January 25, 2019
The Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce recognized 11 local businesses as “Businesses of the Year” Wednesday at their Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet. Winners were chosen for their leadership in the business community and their dedication and impact in Livingston Parish. Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, April Wehrs, said that the awards help highlight the important role ...read more
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Friday, January 18, 2019
Steve McLin Press Release  Steve McLin, president of McLin Construction, LLC, was appointed to the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors beginning January 2019.  Board chair, Candy Forbes states, “We are excited to welcome Steve to the chamber’s board.  He and his family’s history in the parish, along with his business background, will be a true asset to the chamber and ...read more
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Monday, December 10, 2018
Your Website May Be Killing Business If…  © ingImageA website is one of the most potent marketing tools you have. It’s open when your best sales person is asleep and represents you even when your doors are closed. It can help you sell to people who have never been to your town, your state, or even your country. That’s why it is essential that your website represents the best of your business and ...read more
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