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Local Business continues their spirit of giving during the holidays

Local Business continues their spirit of giving du...

By Kellee Hennessy Dickerson Carnahan Andrews CPA rm may not yet have a new permanent building after 7 feet...

Christmas in the Village celebrates recovery and holiday season

Christmas in the Village celebrates recovery and h...

Denham Springs Antiques Village is nationally recognized shopping destination A stroll through the Denham...

Duke’s Seafood & Steakhouse second location opens in Denham Springs

Duke’s Seafood & Steakhouse second location o...

Rudy and Loretta Chandler along with business partners Duke and Betty Landry know how to “stir up” success....

Business & Community News

Funding for drainage districts fails at polls

Time, as always, just seems to be flying by. The Livingston Parish Fair held its 80th year in October; Halloween and Thanksgiving have come and gone and the Christmas season is here. I can’t help...

News reports reveal man’s inhumanity to man

Sexual harassment: I am shocked at the number of sexual harassment claims that have been made public in recent weeks. From unwanted/inappropriate kissing and touching, to molestation and rape,...

LASS taking action to improve public education in Louisiana

As the top executives of the state’s public education systems, members of the Louisiana Association of School Superintendents (LASS) announced they are taking action to unify and strengthen efforts...

Enjoy Cajun cuisine and down-home cooking at Café Pere-Dale...

By Helen Turner He’s the Cajun and I’m the ‘country,’ and that’s how we describe our food – a mix of the two,” said Waymond Dale as he talked about himself and business partner Chuck Pere and their...

The Bee’s Knees is ready to dress your little ones for the h...

By Kellee Hennessy Dickerson It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas throughout the entire store at The Bee’s Knees located in the historic antiques district along Range Avenue in Denham...

Christmas Celebrations

Discover St. Francisville’s Christmas in the Country December 1-3 St. Francisville’s Christmas in the Country in the historic downtown district, Dec. 1-3, boasts millions of white lights gracing...

News Makers

North Oaks appoints medical director and assistant medical director Brandon C. Cambre, MD, has been named medical director of North Oaks Medical Center’s Emergency Department (ED) with John R....

Around the Library

LIVINGSTON PARISH Events for Adults, Kids, and Teens Small Business Consulting Do you own a small business or are you interested in starting one? Take advantage of free business consulting at the...

Around Town

LIVINGSTON PARISH Walker Christmas Parade Dec2@6pm-Lineupat4pm-Route:StartatWalk- er High School; right on Burgess Ave; right on Hwy 447; right on Florida Blvd; right Palmetto; left on Burgess Ave;...

Chamber Dateline

“Connecting to Success” Student Conference The Livingston Parish Chamber hosted a “Connecting to Success” student business conference Dec. 1 at Carter Plantation in Springfield for students from...

In the Know

Are you interested in changing your yellow gold to white?

Many couples are wanting to update their yellow gold to the currently popular white gold, and baby boomers are inheriting old yellow gold jewelry pieces that tend to be ‘too dated’ for many to wear....

“The Gang Is All Here!”

With the holidays fast upon us, one of those annual rituals will soon be making an appearance. Nope, it’s not the enticing extra-ingredient eggnog (although, there is a favorite home-made recipe...

Livingston Parish history books are great presents

Diggin’ Up Your Roots is a column about Livingston Parish history and genealogy with excerpts from the Edward Livingston Historical Association (ELHA) monthly newsletter by editor Clark Forrest....

You should try to avoid filing a tax extension if you can

An extension is a very important tool during times of disaster, whether personal or courtesy of Mother Nature, but it should not be used to delay responsibilities of paper work as procrastination...

South Africa should be on everyone’s bucket list

I had the opportunity to go to South Africa last year with a group of travel agents. At the time it wasn’t on my travel bucket list, and I had no expectations. I had done no research and everything...

Living the Christian Life

Before we look into the subject of living the Christian life we must understand what life is. According to the Christian faith life is the gift of God granted to all who believe in Jesus Christ for...

IT service can determine need/network design for server

As small businesses experience growing pains, they often add computers to improve efficiency. Eventually, efficiency diminishes as critical information and processes spread across multiple...

Maintaining flexibility and stability in your joints

Our bodies are awesome at adapting and doing what needs to be done when we ask them to.  How flexible are you?  And are you flexible in the areas necessary for function? For example:  have you...

Here’s a plan for your retirement countdown

If you want to enjoy a comfortable retirement lifestyle, you don’t need to have been born rich or even to have earned scads of money during your working years. But you do need to make the right...

ELHA members to preview new Hungarian museum

Diggin’ Up Your Roots is a column about Livingston Parish history and genealogy with excerpts from the Edward Livingston Historical Association (ELHA) monthly newsletter by editor Clark Forrest....