Feb. 27, 2015 01:18 PM
WikimediaHOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. fell by 43 this week to 1,267 amid depressed oil prices.The Houston-based company said Friday in its weekly report that 86 rigs were exploring for oil and 280 for gas. One was listed as miscellaneous. A year ago 1,769 rigs were active.Of the major oil- and
Feb. 27, 2015 11:35 AM
Former Shaw Group executive Jim Bernhard Jr. has announced a merger of four companies that will provide design-and-build energy infrastructure services similar what Bernhard’s former company provided before it was purchased by CB&I two years ago in a $3 billion deal.
Feb. 26, 2015 11:25 AM
The beautiful shoes of Shoe La La are shuffling on over to Parc Lafayette by Monday. The footwear boutique on Main Street in River Ranch will close on Saturday and reopen in the space formerly occupie
Feb. 26, 2015 10:50 AM
Brazilian grill lovers can rejoice — Rodizio Grill is slated for Lafayette by summertime in the Whole Foods shopping center on Ambassador Caffery.
Feb. 25, 2015 02:31 PM
Advertiser names new executive editor to replace Cindy McCurry Ross, who left for Florida post earlier this year.
Feb. 24, 2015 05:35 PM
Lafayette Consolidated Government has set a series of workshops in early to mid-March to help builders, developers, real estate agents and others familiarize themselves with the new Unified Development Code.
Feb. 24, 2015 05:28 PM
Yet another settlement reached in case involving Lafayette doc who once boasted of being the nation's busiest cardiologist.
Feb. 24, 2015 03:52 PM
"The presidential power to veto legislation is one I take seriously," Obama said in a brief notice delivered to the Senate. "But I also take seriously my responsibility to the American people."
Feb. 24, 2015 03:32 PM
Following its arrival in the Acadiana market last year with the opening of a River Ranch office, Jennings-based JD Bank unveils two new locations.
Feb. 23, 2015 05:20 PM
The Usie family wanted to own rather than rent and found the option to build a free-standing store on a lot in the Kaliste Saloom Road center.

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