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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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