Features

Hebert family brings Cajun cooking to Livingston

Hebert family brings Cajun cooking to Livingston

The husband and wife duo Matt and Chrissy Hebert were born and raised in Gonzales but moved to Livingston...

Juice Plus offers concentrated fruits and vegetables

Juice Plus offers concentrated fruits and vegetabl...

As a former health education teacher and coach for more than 30 years, Pat Pope, of Denham Springs, knows...

The Treasure Box returns to Denham Springs Antiques Village

The Treasure Box returns to Denham Springs Antique...

“Treasures” can have a different meaning to different people. Treasures can be a trunk of gold coins, a fine...

Business & Community News

Heritage House surviving – and thriving – after ...

Editor’s Note: The Journal is celebrating 10 years in business, and we are looking back at some of the businesses and people who were our first advertisers and/or subjects of stories in our first...

The Journal at 10 – A look back at a decade

The Livingston Business Journal has now been in business for 10 years. As my business partner, co-publisher and friend Margot May said, “Wow – it’s amazing to realize it has actually been 10 years...

How does Google get all those street view photos?

Google Street View is a technology featured in Google Maps and Google Earth that provides panoramic 360-degree views from positions along many streets around the world. It was launched in 2007 in...

District pens Suma Professional Development Center

District pens Suma Professional Development Center Livingston Parish school officials and community leaders officially opened its new Suma Professional Development Center with a ribbon cutting...

Main Street’s presents Bridal Exhibit at Old City Hall

The current Denham Springs Main Street exhibit in the museum at Old City Hall is “Weddings: Happily After After Starts Here.” The collection includes a wedding dress from each decade since 1950 as...

Senator Cassidy updates constituents on issues

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D., a Republican representing Louisiana’s 6th Congressional District, returned to Louisiana during Congress’s summer recess. He held nine Town Hall meetings and...

Baton Rouge River Center is your home for Broadway

If you are a fan of Broadway, this is a season to celebrate! The Baton Rouge River Center Theater has announced its 2016-2017 Broadway in Baton Rouge lineup of hits coming to the Capital City. They...

News Makers

North Oaks Shock Trauma Center designated as only Level II trauma center in Region 9 North Oaks Shock Trauma Center has earned official verification from the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and...

Cory Mistric is in the business of building custom houses

Mistric Construction specializes in building custom home and remodeling. They have built houses primarily in Central and Denham Springs but accept work throughout all the parishes in the greater...

Around Town

Arts Council announces August exhibit The Arts Council of Livingston Parish will feature Denham Springs Fine Art Association Members in August. Participants include Pat Zeller, Joette LeBlanc, Mary...

In the Know

Take the stress out of building a house

Investing in home ownership is the single largest financial transaction most of us will ever participate in. Building your next home can be both a challenging and rewarding experience. It can also...

Dealing with information technology problems

Several years ago, if a company had a major computer issue, it wasn’t a big deal to be down for a day or more. Now, with more and more of a company’s daily workload requiring technology, when your...

New physical therapy laws!

As of June 6, direct access to physical therapy was signed into law by Gov. John Bel Edwards. Previously, to receive physical therapy services, a patient would have to get a referral from a doctor,...

Tips to make your traveling more enjoyable

Are you planning to travel this summer? Whether it’s a quick trip to the beach or a longer, more detailed, involved vacation, there are several things you should consider. Proper Documentation...

Blueberries are easy to grow and good for you

Local blueberries are in season through June and can last into the first two weeks in July. They make great snacks, are good in pancakes, oatmeal and cereal, and they make tasty desserts. I eat them...

Successful nature photography takes planning

It’s summer, and our landscapes are beautiful and amazingly green! I love that about our Louisiana! Photographers can enjoy getting their image by going either early morning and staying out until...

Clerk of Court Remote Access aids genealogy research

Hon. Tom Sullivan and his assistant, Jason Harris, gave a relaxed, informative and humorous presentation at our last meeting. They gave updates on the Clerk of Court’s Office and discussed new...

How can you declare your financial independence?

We observed the 4th of July with sparklers, picnics and parades. And living in a country that offers so much freedom, we always have a lot to celebrate. But on a more personal level, you may still...

Canaanite woman models path to blessings

In the Gospel of Matthew, chapter fifteen, verses 21 to 28, readers are given an account of a certain Canaanite woman who approached Jesus requesting that he heal her daughter. The fact that she was...

You can design your own custom jewelry

For many, jewelry is an impulse buy, sparked by certain timing and emotions. When one is “in the moment,” it’s difficult to pass up a glowing design of precious metal accentuated by stunning gems....