June 25, 2008 12:00 AM
Take their advice: No matter what your age or financial status, smart financial planning is one of the best moves you can make. When it comes to financial planning, today’s bleak reality is that you’re on your own. And that may not be such ...
May 28, 2008 12:00 AM
A series of proposed high-rise, mixed-use developments could result in a development boon for downtown Lafayette. Available: 1.8 acres of prime downtown real estate on the corner of Jefferson and Main streets. Seeking developers interested in constructing ...
April 30, 2008 10:41 AM
Aiming for a prestigious position in the state Senate, Mike Michot became more of a risk-taker — and Acadiana's business community is reaping the benefits of his successful rise to power. photo by Robin May State ...
March 26, 2008 11:20 AM
First appointed OFI commissioner by Gov. Blanco in 2004, Acadiana native John Ducrest’s determined effort in the aftermath of the 2005 hurricane season won him widespread admiration from bankers across the state — and a reappointment by Gov. Jindal. While ...
Feb. 27, 2008 12:00 AM
Politically motivated restrictions on temporary worker visas for non-U.S. citizens have Acadiana businesses scrambling for help during their peak seasons. At this time of year, Harvest Time Seafood is usually bustling with activity and full of people ...

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While the members of this diverse group of Acadiana women can’t all say they were firsts, each of them has contributed to our community in ways too countless to capture in 500-word profiles ...