Edie Casselman

Edie Casselman

Forget any preconceived notions you may have about financial officers being closed minded, analytical and…well…boring. Edie Casselman, financial officer for the Twin Parish Port District, is likeable team player and an out-of-the box thinker who sports the smile of a...
Janet Faulk-Gonzales

Janet Faulk-Gonzales

Janet Faulk-Gonzales Early October always makes Janet Faulk-Gonzales think about gumbo, but not for the same reason as most. The former Greater Iberia Chamber of Commerce president holds a special place in her memory for the World Championship Gumbo Cookoff which she...
Alligator

Alligator

The first alligator sightings in Louisiana were recorded by early French settlers who saw the scaley reptiles in the waters of Bayou Manchac in 1699 after establishing the Louisiana colony. In fact, the Riviere aux Chenes (Oak River) in St. Bernard Parish was...
Kevin Boutte

Kevin Boutte

Kevin Boutte- The Garden Shed When Kevin Boutte decided to make a garden on his family’s property 13 years ago, it was an enthusiastic 13 rows in a cane field. Watering the plants took a couple of hours at a time using 300-foot hoses connected to one another. Today,...