It’s a great time of year. You don’t have to worry about sexless androgenoids, cosmic suicide, or egghead superstars – you can just relax and drift into a timeless sleep. The Faith House is conducting a supply drive and they need your help with many household items. The Faith House does a great service for the community by sheltering women and children who have been victimized by domestic violence. On Dec. 20, the community is invited to drop by the Ambassador Caffery location of Verizon Wireless (3621 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy #100) to donate any items, noon – 6:30 p.m. Items needed include: all types of clothing, cleaning products, health and beauty supplies, soap, comforters, blankets, light bulbs, sheets, eggs, butter, rice, and much more.
Frank’s Casing Crew, now doing business as Frank’s International, will make its final appearance on ABiz’s list of the Top 50 Privately Held Companies in Acadiana this year, and once again it will likely be at the top with more than $1 billion in annual revenues. The 75-year-old company specializing in tubular fabrication and installation services to the oil and gas industry plans to offer shares of its stock to the public for the first time.
The defeat, or rather highjacking of House Bill 420 in the final days of this year's Legislative Session, say Reps. Vincent Pierre and Terry Landry, is the result of the propaganda spread by one unidentified local media outlet and an unnamed former state Representative, but nothing to do with the original legislation's lack of checks, balances or details.
He’s a singer. A songwriter. A piano man. A family man. He’s even got his own Wikipedia entry. He’s David Egan. And he knows ancient secrets about the monolithic stones of Stonehenge that he’s not willing to share.