Latest East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Stories

2011-01-18 07:00:00

BATON ROUGE, La. and LAS VEGAS, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) today announced the appointment of the senior management team for its new casino and hotel in Baton Rouge, La., led by Michael "Mickey" Parenton as Vice President and General Manager.

2010-10-13 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Portfolio.com - the national business news site for small and mid-sized business (SMB) executives - today revealed its latest U.S. Uncovered study, ranking U.S. cities with the highest income growth.

2010-09-27 15:42:00

BATON ROUGE, La. and LAS VEGAS, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) today unveiled updated plans for its casino and hotel in Baton Rouge anticipated to open in December 2011, subject to approval from the Louisiana Gaming Control Board.

2010-06-21 15:15:00

PHILADELPHIA, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- VantaCore Partners LP ("VantaCore") announced that it has acquired Lafarge North America's Clemons Aggregates site in Denham Springs, Louisiana ("Denham Springs").

2010-06-15 08:00:00

BATON ROUGE, La., June 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in providing innovative and sustainable chemistry solutions to its customers and communities, partners with LSU students to become a key sponsor of LSU mechanical and biological engineering students' 2010 senior project, the biodiesel Tiger Truck.

2010-02-10 07:00:00

MIAMI, Feb. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Burger King Corp. (NYSE: BKC) brings its first-ever BK® NEXT BEST MOVE(SM) national mobile tour to the Baton Rouge area on February 23, 2010, to find "game-changers" both on the basketball court and in the community.

2009-10-27 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

2009-10-22 16:47:00

BATON ROUGE, La., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Raleigh Studios has announced that 1stCall Studio Equipment will be the exclusive heavy equipment provider for their Louisiana studio, Raleigh Studios Baton Rouge at the Celtic Media Centre. This continues a strong relationship Raleigh has with 1stCall.

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