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Airport extension to attract more planes

Airport extension to attract more planes

Louisiana Regional Airport in Ascension Parish isn’t on the radar of many private and corporate jets, and that has sent many Ascension travelers to Baton Rouge and New Orleans runways instead. But by late spring or early summer of next year, the airport in the Burnside area south of Interstate 10...

Stevie Awards For Women In Business

Stevie Awards For Women In Business

November 9, 2013 – InfiniEDGE Software CEO, Czarina Walker, has been named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Female Entrepreneur of the Year – Business Services category at the 10th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world’s top...

Vitter: EPA can hurt Louisiana industry

Vitter: EPA can hurt Louisiana industry

Sen. David Vitter visited the office of the Ascension Chamber of Commerce in mid-August for a town hall meeting to discuss various topics in the state and Washington, D.C., among them his role as the ranking Republican member on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. “This is the most,...

Education’s Next Horizon has released a new research report

“The M.P. Evans property is the largest single piece of usable land that fronts I-10 between New Orleans and Baton Rouge.”

The 2013 Ascension Chamber Business Expo will showcase the best from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sept. 5

Street Legal Riders M.C. of Gonzales is hosting its seventh-year anniversary ball Aug. 31 and Sept. 1

St. Elizabeth Hospital named Yvonne Pellerin as its new chief nursing officer and vice president of patient care on July 22.

The River Parishes Community College Foundation is campaigning for funding to build the college’s Advanced Technology Center.

Bill Ryan never got a chance to start a business in auto-body repair before family life caught up with him.

Drama Kids International is a summer camp that will train your child to act, speak and possibly dance

Lake Urgent Care in Partnership with St. Elizabeth’s. Providing convenient, cost-effective health care for Ascension Parish.

According to the Louisiana Economic Development website, Honeywell plans to spend as much as $500 million at the Geismar facility

The new G.W. Carver Primary School on West Cornerview Road in Gonzales should be ready to open by mid-October

Dr. Laura Cassidy and Principal Stephanie Davis open the first public school in Louisiana for dyslexic children, Louisiana Key Academy.

LeBlanc’s Food Stores is building its first grocery store and adding a second one to the Gonzales area near the intersection of Airline Highway and Duplessis Road.

Oil-N-Geaux owner A. Michael "Skeeter" Moore celebrates the opening of his new oil change and small-repair shop at 14139 La. 44 in Gonzales.