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Small engines can get fixed pronto at Scooter’s

Small engines can get fixed pronto at Scooter’s

Editor April 29, 2017 Comments Off on Small engines can get fixed pronto at Scooter’s

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau   SLIDELL – Listening to Gerry Epps talk about small engines like generators or lawn mowers is a quick way to learn some valuable lessons. Epps is 54

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Cooper’s work history is, great fit for real estate

Cooper’s work history is, great fit for real estate

Editor April 14, 2017 Comments Off on Cooper’s work history is, great fit for real estate

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau   LACOMBE – Patty Cooper has good reason to believe she can negotiate a good home purchase for you. Cooper broke the mold in a man’s line of

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Bayou Adventure offers ‘a good time,’ owners say

Bayou Adventure offers ‘a good time,’ owners say

Editor April 9, 2017 Comments Off on Bayou Adventure offers ‘a good time,’ owners say

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau LACOMBE – Shannon Bordelon always had a dream to own a business that involved the outdoors. Now, as owner of Bayou Adventure in the heart of Lacombe at

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One-on-one treatment is unique at Lacombe clinic

One-on-one treatment is unique at Lacombe clinic

Editor April 3, 2017 Comments Off on One-on-one treatment is unique at Lacombe clinic

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau LACOMBE – John Paul Guidry isn’t worrying about needing a high-visibility location to build a successful physical therapy business. Now approaching his fifth year with Guidry Physical Therapy

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Joli Coupe’ Salon set for grand reopening

Joli Coupe’ Salon set for grand reopening

Editor March 19, 2017 Comments Off on Joli Coupe’ Salon set for grand reopening

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – As a 30-year businesswoman, Laura Kaufmann understands there are many hair salon choices for consumers to select from. Joli Coupe’ Salon in Slidell has remained a

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Small business group started for Lacombe community

Small business group started for Lacombe community

Editor March 10, 2017 Comments Off on Small business group started for Lacombe community

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau LACOMBE – As the saying goes, Tony Bondi is “all in” on the future of Lacombe, the historic community nestled quietly in the middle of St. Tammany Parish.

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Home Staging business is first for Slidell area

Home Staging business is first for Slidell area

Editor March 2, 2017 Comments Off on Home Staging business is first for Slidell area

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Michelle Cook has a simple comment to explain her new business: Home Staging and Design by Michelle Cook. “Staged homes sell quicker and for more money.”

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Where can you find the Slidell Independent?

Where can you find the Slidell Independent?

Editor February 23, 2017 Comments Off on Where can you find the Slidell Independent?

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Parish hospitals hire over 100 so far from LHH

Parish hospitals hire over 100 so far from LHH

Editor February 18, 2017 Comments Off on Parish hospitals hire over 100 so far from LHH

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Hospitals in St. Tammany Parish are quickly doing what they can to help out hundreds of workers from the Louisiana Heart Hospital who are suddenly looking

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Olde Town business owners critical of city

Olde Town business owners critical of city

Editor February 14, 2017 Comments Off on Olde Town business owners critical of city

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The closure of another business in Olde Towne has the frustrated owners speaking out about what they claim is a lack of support from the city

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Fuel and gas company succeed in St. Tammany

Fuel and gas company succeed in St. Tammany

Editor February 4, 2017 Comments Off on Fuel and gas company succeed in St. Tammany

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau PEARL RIVER – Two oil and gas men in the little town of Pearl River are proving that there are still plenty of “David vs. Goliath” success stories

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Leadership 2017 unveils upcoming community projects

Leadership 2017 unveils upcoming community projects

Editor January 26, 2017 Comments Off on Leadership 2017 unveils upcoming community projects

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – When a couple dozen community business leaders put their heads together to create lasting projects to benefit the Slidell area you can bet the variety of

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Premier Tax opens door for one-stop Slidell shop

Premier Tax opens door for one-stop Slidell shop

Editor January 16, 2017 Comments Off on Premier Tax opens door for one-stop Slidell shop

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Rhett Sabadie knows there are plenty of tax preparation businesses out there. But a new partnership with his father, well-known Slidell businessman Chuck Sabadie, is bringing

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Visioning Project recommends  consolidating groups

Visioning Project recommends consolidating groups

Editor January 7, 2017 Comments Off on Visioning Project recommends consolidating groups

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The idea to create one Chamber of Commerce in St. Tammany Parish has been shelved, although the east and west Chamber groups still plan to collaborate

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STEDF CELEBRATES 35th ANNIVERSARY

STEDF CELEBRATES 35th ANNIVERSARY

Editor December 30, 2016 Comments Off on STEDF CELEBRATES 35th ANNIVERSARY

MANDEVILLE – The St. Tammany Economic Development Foundation (STEDF) celebrated its 35th anniversary at Benedict’s Plantation in Mandeville. Cleco was a corporate sponsor for the luncheon, which recognized a number of past presidents of

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Photographer does what it take to achieve top photos

Photographer does what it take to achieve top photos

Editor December 18, 2016 Comments Off on Photographer does what it take to achieve top photos

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Paul Wood is one of those guys caught up in the changing technological times, at least when it comes to his business. Paul and Julie Wood

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‘Happiness’ is goal at Dr. Galloway’s practice

‘Happiness’ is goal at Dr. Galloway’s practice

Editor December 9, 2016 Comments Off on ‘Happiness’ is goal at Dr. Galloway’s practice

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – With a lifetime of living and a lifetime of counseling experience, Dr. John “Pat” Galloway said he is returning to practice because he wants to help

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Homeschool Cottage a good place for Christmas gifts

Homeschool Cottage a good place for Christmas gifts

Editor December 4, 2016 Comments Off on Homeschool Cottage a good place for Christmas gifts

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The Homeschool Cottage in Slidell, along with Acorns to Oaks, has moved along for over 15 years much like the “Little Train that Could.” Just as

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Customer service of utmost importance at TEST?Electric

Customer service of utmost importance at TEST?Electric

Editor November 28, 2016 Comments Off on Customer service of utmost importance at TEST?Electric

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – When you see your cell phone ringing you might want to thank Darrin Wagner or one of his employees at TEST (Telecom & Electrical Services &

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Local artists offering unique gifts for holiday season

Local artists offering unique gifts for holiday season

Editor October 29, 2016 Comments Off on Local artists offering unique gifts for holiday season

By KEVIN CHIRI Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – The local artists who are displaying their works at the “MartketPlace” believe this holiday season could be the time to put the Olde Towne business on

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