Gov. Edwards Announces Solutions to Stabilize Louisiana Budget
Governor John Bel Edwards announced plans to begin solving two years of critical budget shortfalls. Governor Edwards is working collaboratively with leaders across the state to tackle the problems resulting from eight years of unsound budgeting practices, coupled with lower-than-expected state corporate income tax collections over the past year and, to a lesser extent, the impact of a sharp drop in oil prices.
“This is not the budget plan I want to bring in my second week in office, but these problems are bigger than our state has […]
Community awards presented at Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce banquet
Published-Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified- Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 12:16 a.m
By Sean Ellis
The Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce announced its community awards at its 87th annual banquet Wednesday night at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center.
Chamber Star Award
Mary Lynn Bisland of Terrebonne ARC won the award that “recognized an employee, manager or owner […]
2015 Terrebonne’s Young Achiever Award Honorees
Pictured from left to right: Stephanie Hebert (2015 Chamber Chairperson/Stephanie Hebert Insurance Agency), Paul Danos (Danos),
Jeff Bordelon (EMR), Natalie Campbell (Campbell Technology Consultants), Tanner Magee (Magee Law, LLC), Kate Theriot (2015 Treasurer/CFC, LLC).
Pictured are Mike Lewis (Big Mike’s BBQ) and Stephanie Hebert (2015 Chamber Chairperson […]
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Published: Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 4:02 p.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 4:02 p.m.
The Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce plans to publish an illustrated history of Terrebonne Parish.
“Louisiana’s Bayou Country: The Story of Terrebonne Parish” is being written by Rachel Cherry, executive director of Southdown Plantation House and the Terrebonne Historical and Cultural Society.
It will contain more than 100 photos, illustrations, maps and other images.
“We intend to present a fascinating narrative dealing with the intriguing and influential […]