Nearly a year after West Baton Rouge Parish hired its first parish-wide fire chief and less than a year after the parish consolidated its six fire sub-districts, the parish fire district has a new chief and a civil service board.
When First Baptist Church of Addis named Toddie Milstead its director of sports operations, she saw the opportunity as a field of dreams.
Charles Stephens, West Baton Rouge Parish’s Fire Chief, resigned from his position last Thursday, January 8.
Stephens was appointed the first fire chief of the parish-wide fire department in July 2014 after the parish began their consolidation of their six sub-districts.
Stephens, who has more than 20 years of experience as a firefighter, submitted his letter of resignation to Parish President Riley “Pee Wee” Berthelot before the fire district’s Board of Commissioner’s meeting Thursday night.
PORT ALLEN – On January 8, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop “A” arrested two Texas residents for several offenses including being in possession of counterfeit currency.
Richard Summers knows times have changed.
Summers, the Animal Control Director for West Baton Rouge Parish, said that the year before he became director, the animal shelter adopted out three pets.