Gayle's Blog

Industry Observer - formerly with Keller Williams Realty Parishwide Partners
What's going on in Monroe and the surrounding areas? Find info about the local market in Ouachita Parish, LA, including Monroe, West Monroe, Swartz, Sterlington, and Calhoun. Tips on buying and selling. Homes for sale. Local events and happenings.
I am now RETIRED and living in North Carolina. Life as a full-time grandmother suits me just fine.Thank you for your support and continued friendship.Sincerely,Gayle Causey  
Cottonland Cluster Dog Shows come to Monroe The 2012 Cottonland Cluster of Dog Shows will begin next week at the Monroe Civic Center, bringing more than a hundred breeds of dogs and $2 million to the local economy. The event celebrates its 40th year of shows at the Monroe Civic Center with four a...
Good tips from Inspector Paul Duffard of Lewiston, ID. Oh, Paul is so right! During a recent inspection of my listing, the inspector called 2 outdoor light fixtures because he could not find the switch that turned on one of them and the other's bulb was out.  Certainly no need for an electrician,...
CenturyLink ready to grow CenturyLink, one of Louisiana's brightest beacons of commerce, is about to grow even bigger at the company's Monroe headquarters on U.S. 165 North. The company announced Tuesday it will break ground on a 225,000-square-foot headquarters expansion in early 2013.  The comp...
Graphic Packaging Announces Completion Of West Monroe Expansion Company invested $8.6 million, created 47 new jobs and retained 456 jobs WEST MONROE, La. — Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and David Scheible, the CEO of Graphic Packaging International Inc., announced the company has completed an $8.6 mil...
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Thank you, Lori, for taking the time to write this blog.  Too many of my friends and family members have been affected by lung cancer. I contacted my Senators and Representative in Washington. Will you? Gayle Causey***   ***   ***Yes, I've blogged it before and I'm blogging it again: if you have ...
Happenings in Frenchmen's Bend this Weekend. Come back on Sunday for OPEN HOUSE, 2-4 pm.  ***1508 Frenchmen's Bend This spacious 4BR/2.5-bath home on the golf course is in fabulous condition. The large kitchen is bound to be the gathering place--granite counter tops, a huge island, lovely glass-f...
So good to know.  I don't even want to think about how horrible it would be to lose one of mine right in front of my eyes. Thanks so much for writing this, Toni. Gayle Causey How to Save a Choking Pet One of the saddest things that can happen to you is losing a pet especially when you feel helple...
  The Ouachita Parish Schools' and West Monroe-West Ouachita Chamber of Commerce' Adopt-A-School Program honored the district's top teachers and support employees Tuesday night during the annual Adopt-A-School Employees of Distinction Banquet in West Monroe. Missy Williams of Highland Elementary...

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