Krewe of Janus Sails With Jean Lafitte

Jan 27, 2016
Krewe of Janus

The Krewe of Janus embarks on their 33rd Mardi Gras Parade this Saturday, carrying a theme of "Jean Lafitte's Treasure" with them.  

Janet Breard, one of the original members of the organization, explains the history of the Krewe of Janus. The Krewe held its first parade in 1984, and has been cultivating both the Mardi Gras spirit and the tradition ever since. 


The West Monroe Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its 2nd Annual Member-to-Member Expo.

The West Monroe Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its 2nd Annual Member-to-Member Expo. The expo is geared towards educating the public on what their local chamber does and meeting the members of the chamber. Local retail businesses and service providers will be participating in the expo. 

Chamber President Courtney Hornsby says the expo will be a great opportunity to encourage attendees to shop locally.  


NOVA presents graduates with a certificate and an opportunity to join the workforce.

NOVA Workforce Institute of Northeast Louisiana will award 52 participants in its graduation ceremony. Each participant enrolled in an 8-week career readiness curriculum that prepares them for joining the workforce.