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Monday, October 08, 2018
Albany, LA (October 8, 2018) – So far eight candidates seeking various offices in Albany races have confirmed they will be present at the Albany Candidates Meet & Greet – Forum hosted by the Livingston Parish Chamber.  April Wehrs, Chamber President stated, “The Chamber’s board and governmental affairs committee will host this event. The program will be formal with time allotments for each ...read more
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Friday, September 28, 2018
Business & Community News for the week of October 1Cox Business’ Vice President of Government and Public Affairs, Fran Gladden, was honored as Alumnus of the year by McNeese State Alumni Association. After graduating from McNeese in 1977, Gladden began an accomplished career in government and community relations including for Louisiana Economic Development. She joined Cox Business in 2009 and ...read more
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Friday, September 21, 2018
The venue was packed with almost 200 attendees for the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce’s second annual Women’s Leadership Special Event with headlining speakers Judge Blair Edwards and Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer, Lori Steele. The Livingston Parish Chamber recognized five women with Women’s Leadership Awards. Shannon Bernard representing Primerica, Regina ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
Business News Week of September 17The second location of BRQ Seafood & Barbecue will be opening on September 18. Co-owner and executive chef, Justin Ferguson’s hometown of Denham Springs will soon have a new restaurant where VooDoo BBQ used to be. The restaurant will be full service with a bar and a to-go option, a new feature for the Denham Springs location. Are you comfortable in the spotlight? ...read more
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Monday, September 10, 2018
Business News Week of September 10thDianette Busbin is the new manager atSouthern Properties. She is an experienced realtor in South Louisiana with eight years in the business, which makes her the perfect person to manage the successful, multi-agent branch of Berkshire Hathaway. We’re jumping for joy. Denham Spring’s first trampoline park, Airborne Extreme, is set to have a soft opening on ...read more
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Monday, August 20, 2018
Denham Springs became home to two new All Star dealerships this June. All Star Nissan and All Star Kia held ribbon cutting ceremonies on June 27 and 29 at a facility facing I-12 across from the Juban Crossing Shopping Center. The Nissan location is over 35 thousand square feet and holds 26 service bays. All Star doubled the size of the previous Florida Boulevard location and increased the staff. ...read more
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Friday, August 17, 2018
Inc. Magazine Unveils Its 37th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000For the 3rd Time, Quality Engineering & Surveying Appears on the Inc. 5000, Ranking No. 4276 With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 79 Percent   Port Vincent, LA August 15, 2018 – Inc. magazine today revealed that Quality Engineering & Surveying is No. 4276 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most ...read more
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Friday, August 17, 2018
Touchable Tan owner and CEO Tara Sanders was delighted to be included on the Best Things Louisiana list of the 10 Best Tanning Salons in the State. Touchable Tan snagged the number 2 spot.  Tara bought the salon in 2012 when her younger sister who worked there let her know that it was up for sale. Since then she has grown the company and expanded and improved the services offered. The salon ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
Parish President Layton Ricks gave his annual State of the Parish address on Wednesday accompanied by Representative Valarie Hodges, Livingston Parish Tourism’s Eric Edwards, David Bennett from the Livingston Economic Development Council and April Wehrs from the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce. Ricks told the crowd of 140 that not only is the parish recovering, but that Livingston Parish is ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
The newest Leadership Livingston class got together at the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce office to meet one another and an introduction to the course that they will participate in over the next nine months.   The 28 students will kick off the program at an overnight retreat on August 19th and 20th where they will simulate a society and learn about the struggles of each class of society ...read more
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