Local farmer Allen Herring was given the green light to continue establishing his business, Ecovet Farms, after the West Baton Rouge Parish Council approved the rezoning of a tract of land in the Acadian Bayou Estates area from residential to agricultural at the council’s monthly meeting on June 25.
After just a game and a half, it rained so hard last Thursday that the first day of the Babe Ruth Louisiana State Softball Championship had to be postponed until the following day. Alexander Park was almost completely under water – in some places, almost a foot.
Owners Bob and Rhonda Aucoin, followed their hearts, they said.
“We have always talked about owning a business and over the last three to four years, we talked more about a florist business,” said Rhonda.