November 2023

Holiday Happenings

There’s a special kind of magic that descends upon our lives during the Christmas season. It’s a time of tradition, togetherness, and twinkling lights that illuminate our hearts. And in our area, this magical season takes on an even more enchanting hue. From tree lighting ceremonies that turn the town […]
November 2023

Making Memories: Local Family Traditions

This month, we celebrate the heartwarming tapestry of family life. In today’s fast-paced world, finding those precious moments to bond with loved ones can sometimes feel like a distant dream. Life is a delicate balance between work, responsibilities, and cherished family time. Luckily for those of us in Southwest Louisiana, […]
November 2023

National Career Development Month

by Taylor Trahan Henry In today’s fast-paced and ever-evolving professional landscape, staying on the path of career development is essential for anyone looking to build a successful and fulfilling career. November is National Career Development Month and it’s the perfect time to explore strategies professionals can employ to continually develop […]
November 2023

Join the Club: Plan Ahead for Debt-Free Holiday Shopping

by Katelynn Mouton Making a holiday shopping list and checking it twice? You are not alone. According to Nerd Wallet’s annual holiday shopping survey, close to 222 million Americans are also making their lists and expect to spend at least $831 on average. Most holiday shoppers reach for their credit […]
November 2023

Acadian Hearing Announces Details for Annual Better Hearing Holiday Giveaway

In what has become an annual holiday tradition, Acadian Hearing is offering the opportunity for someone in the community to receive the gift of better hearing for the holidays. This is the fifth year of the giveaway event. Nominations are open through November 30, and one lucky winner will receive […]
November 2023

Let’s Start A Movement

As we navigate the hustle and bustle of modern life, it’s essential to prioritize our health and vitality. In this section, we’ve partnered with local practitioners to offer you a comprehensive guide to physical therapy for every part of your body. From head to toe, we explore the benefits of […]
November 2023

Good Samaritans

by Taylor Trahan Henry It’s time to shine a spotlight on our local heroes, the extraordinary individuals who epitomize the spirit of giving, compassion, and selflessness. This month, we bring you the remarkable tales of those who go above and beyond to make our community a better place. Prepare to […]
November 2023

Give Thanks by Giving Back: Start Your Legacy of Caring Today

by Haley Armand Tarassiewicz Does giving really make you happy? A series of studies conducted by the Harvard Business School in 2008 found that neurons in the portion of the brain associated with a sense of satisfaction start firing when a person chooses to donate their time, talent and treasure—reinforcing […]
November 2023

Just Imagine SWLA: Chennault/SOWELA Resilience District

Southwest Louisiana is on the brink of a monumental transformation, with the 50-year Resilience Master Plan, “Just Imagine SWLA,” leading the way. Among the 11 catalytic projects that make up this visionary plan is the Chennault/SOWELA Resilience District. A Tale of Two Key Institutions Nestled on the eastern edge of […]
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