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More than $86,000 in scholarships were awarded to students at South Louisiana Community College for the Spring 2023 semester. Through the generosity of companies and individuals in Acadiana, these students will have a portion or nearly all of their tuition paid.

Tides Medical, a producer of skin graft products distributed nationwide for use in the treatment of chronic or difficult-to-heal wounds, announced it is investing $1.5 million to upgrade its corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility in Lafayette.

LEMOINE, a Bernhard Capital Partners portfolio company and a leading full-service construction management and disaster recovery firm, announced today that it has acquired Macro Companies, one of the largest emergency fuel and water suppliers in the world.  

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Broussard, LeBlanc & Associates, a financial/private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial, Inc., has earned the Ameriprise Client Experience Award for 2022.

South Louisiana Community College is launching a pilot program that will offer opportunities for dual-enrolled high school students to receive paid, hands-on training and experience in work-based settings. The new internships will allow junior and senior students to enhance what they learn in the classroom and lab settings, cultivate relationships with prospective employers, and better prepare them to enter the workforce.

February is Early Ed Month in Louisiana — an opportunity for business leaders and policymakers to focus on one of the most crucial issues facing our state. Early care and education prepares children for long-term success. It enables parents to go to work or school. It is the invisible infrastructure supporting our businesses by providing a stable workforce.

NEW ORLEANS – January 8, 2023 – Full-service law firm Liskow & Lewis APLC announced today that it has moved from its longtime Lafayette office to a new, expanded, and more energy-efficient space to accommodate its growth in the key southern Louisiana market.

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Lafayette, LA – The downtown Friday night tradition that everyone knows and loves is back to celebrate Downtown Alive!’s 40th Anniversary. Today, Downtown Lafayette Unlimited (DLU), the non-profit that has been bringing the community DTA! for four decades, joins with presenting sponsor Evangeline Maid to announce the longstanding series’ 2023 spring season lineup.

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Economic Recovery Toolkit

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1A Sites Selection Investment Profile

Check out our Investment Profile featured in Site Selection to learn about Acadiana’s target industries, regional assets, recent business recruitment wins, and business leaders’ perspective on finding success in Acadiana.

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