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    Friday, July 21, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 20, 2017 ATTACHMENTS: Photo of Troopers Drum & Bugle Corps, story in Word CONTACT: Hope Young, 342-5445 What: Troopers Drum & Bugle Corps rehearsal/show When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and 3-7 p.m., show at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 25 Where: ULM Sound of Today practice field and Malone Stadium Cost: Free Information: VAPA , 342-3811 and troopersdrumcorps.org More: YouTube ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, July 18, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE Downtown Arts Alliance P.O. Box 2952 West Monroe, LA 71294 For information, contact Ann Bloxom Smith, 318-503-5125, bloxom51@gmail.com . July 14, 2017 For immediate release: August 3 rd Downtown Gallery Crawl Begins Its 10 th Anniversary Celebration In celebration of the tenth anniversary of the Downtown Gallery Crawl, on Thursday, August 3, all nine galleries of the Downtown Arts ...read more
    Thursday, July 13, 2017
    Ouachita Bridge Academy Virtual School Program Q1. What is Ouachita Bridge Academy (OBA)? The new Ouachita Bridge Academy is an alternative learning solution to the traditional school setting. For 2017-2018, OBA will operate as a pilot with openings only for those students zoned to the respective high schools in Ouachita Parish, but who are not currently enrolled in our system. Rules and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, June 20, 2017
    News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20, 2017 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Byron Henderson Public Information Director 225.219.2156 Byron.Henderson@la.gov As storm approaches, protect tax records & financial documents BATON ROUGE – With tropical storm warnings in effect for parts of the state, the Louisiana Department of Revenue encourages taxpayers to protect their tax records and other ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, June 19, 2017
    June 15, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact : media@restore.la.gov $43 Million Small Business Loan Program Open for ‘Essential Services’ Only Until June 30 All Eligible Flood-Impacted Businesses Able to Apply Beginning July 1 BATON ROUGE, La. – The Restore Louisiana Small Business Assistance Program is open for flood-impacted local businesses that provide essential goods or ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, June 05, 2017
    NEWS: Delta Regional Authority and Winrock International launch investment fund for Delta startups December 21, 2016 NEWS: Delta Regional Authority and Winrock International launch first-of-its-kind, multi-million dollar investment fund for Delta startups Provides local entrepreneurs with training, mentoring, and access to capital Chairman Masingill: “These investments will help make the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education
    Monday, June 05, 2017
    North Louisiana's Low Cost of Living Attracts Families & Companies For Immediate Release June 2, 2017 MEDIA CONTACT: Christine Rambo NLEP Senior Vice President Communications & Marketing (O) 318.677.2531 (C) 318.537.0703 crambo@nlep.org North Louisiana’s Low Cost of Living Attracts Families and Companies (SHREVEPORT - MONROE, La) The latest Cost of Living Index for the first ...read more
    Monday, June 05, 2017
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    For Immediate Release Media Contact: Sharon McClain, Director of Marketing smcclain@iasishealthcare.com 318‐329‐8591 Jeremy Tinnerello named CEO at IASIS Glenwood Regional Medical Center West Monroe, LA ‐ On Monday, May 16, 2017, Jeremy Tinnerello was named Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for IASIS Glenwood Regional Medical Center. Tinnerello has been a long standing member of the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, April 20, 2017
    April 13, 2017 Monroe City and Ouachita Parish teachers complete initial STEM training Local high schools ready to implement nationally recognized STEM curricula MONROE, La. – Through a combined effort with CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL), the City of Monroe , the Monroe City School System , the Ouachita Parish School System and the Cyber Innovation Center (CIC), local high school ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Economic
    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 04, 2017
    Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Expands Presence in Southeast with First Louisiana Franchise MONROE, La. and MADISON, N.J. (April 3, 2017) – Better Homes and Gardens ® Real Estate announced today the addition of Jack Fluck Realty in Monroe, Louisiana, to its franchise network. The company has rebranded and will now do business as Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Veranda Realty ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Monday, February 27, 2017
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 15, 2017
    SmartAsset , a financial technology company, recently released its third annual study on the Best Places to Retire . The study rates cities by their tax friendliness, recreational and social opportunities for seniors, and availability of medical care. According to the study, West Monroe ranks as one of the top spots in Louisiana. For a detailed look at how West Monroe compared to other top ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, January 19, 2017
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Friday, November 04, 2016
    School Readiness Tax Credit refunds donations dollar for dollar Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana is one of six such agencies in the state. Last year 140 businesses from the northeastern Louisiana participated in the School Readiness Tax Credit Program. School Readiness Tax Credits were one of the few tax credits untouched by last year’s budget cuts because they allow the ...read more
    Categories: Economic
    Friday, August 05, 2016
    The Ouachita Parish Police Jury has scheduled a drawdown on Cheniere Lake to facilitate repair work on LA Highway 3033, which was severely damaged by flooding earlier this year. The project also includes the installation of a new bridge and spillway. The drawdown is scheduled to begin Wednesday, August 10. The lake will be lowered approximately 4 inches per day to a maximum depth of 6 feet below ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 20, 2016
    News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19, 2016 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Byron Henderson Public Information Director 225-219-2156 Byron.Henderson@la.gov State solar energy tax credit limit for purchased systems has been reached Future purchases will not receive state tax credit refunds BATON ROUGE – The amount of claims already submitted for Louisiana’s solar energy system tax credit ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Political, Press Release

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