Child Advocacy Services and Terracon are excited to announce the 8th Annual Golf Benefit supporting Child Advocacy Services. This year’s tournament will be held on Monday, October 14th at Greystone Golf and Country Club in Denham Springs. Terracon is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm with more than 4,500 employees providing environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services from more than 150 offices nationwide. With four offices located in Louisiana, Terracon’s employees feel
Quality Engineering Named one of Top 5,000 Companies in U.S. Quality Engineering and Surveying, Inc has been named one of the 5,000 fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States for the fourth year in a row by Inc. 500. In addition to being number 2,869 on the top 5,000 list, they are also the forty-fourth fastest-growing engineering company and twenty-third fastest growing company in Louisiana.Dr. Cynthia Baker Named Best in State The Optometry Association of Louisiana has named Dr.
The Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce encourages Livingston Parish residents to be informed voters by attending two political forums hosted by the Livingston Parish Chamber’s Governmental Affairs Committee in September. April Wehrs, Chamber President and CEO said, “Keeping voters informed is an important goal of the Governmental Affairs Committee. Hosting political forums like these are an excellent way for people to learn more about the candidates that they will be voting for in October.” On Sept. 19
Chad Bacas from Forte & Tablada kicked off the meeting by demonstrating how advanced measurement technology can scan and create images of inaccessible areas like murky river waters. Using this kind of technology, the Forte & Tablada team helped authorities locate a car that had been submerged in the Amite River. “We were worried they would find bodies in it,” said Bacas, “but fortunately it was nothing like that. It was a car from a year-old insurance fraud case.” Another innovation the Forte & Tablada team
Parish President Layton Ricks will speak at the State of the Parish Luncheon held by the Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce on Aug. 14. Ricks will be giving updates on the state of Livingston Parish as a whole, but a focus of the presentation will be drainage. New Livingston Parish Public School Superintendent, Joe Murphy, will also be present to introduce himself. The Livingston Parish Chamber will also provide updates on elections, business advocacy and community initiatives, including the
BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control (ATC) will soon make applications available to retailers who wish to sell Cannabidiol (CBD) products recently legalized for sale in the state of Louisiana. Prior to selling CBD products, all retailers will be required to obtain a permit through ATC and meet all requirements implemented by the agency. On June 6, 2019, Governor John Bel Edwards signed into law House Bill 491, authored by Representative Clay Schexnayder. This bill will
LABI’s EASTPAC Endorses Edith Carlin for State Senate Baton Rouge, La. – EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI), today announced their endorsement of Edith Carlin for State Senate District 13. “Edith Carlin is an engineer who has worked offshore, in chemical plants, refineries, and paper mills. For over three decades, she has been involved in finding solutions in some of Louisiana’s most vital industries,” Milton Graugnard, chair of EASTPAC