As rains drenched the areas that would be used for BonFest for most of Tuesday, December 23, many were unsure whether or not the resurrection of the Port Allen event would actually take place.
Brusly Police Department debacle
From January to November, the events that unfolded at the Brusly Police Department left many dumbfounded, from former chief Jamie Whaley’s initial arrest to an interim being named to an election that saw Jonathan Lefeaux elected.
Port Allen – On December 21, 2014, Louisiana State Police Troopers from Troop A located and arrested an individual suspected of an aggravated robbery and carjacking in the Houston area. Troopers placed 23 year old Vernell L. Bazile of Houston under arrest after locating him in West Baton Rouge Parish.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Picture this: you’re headed out to do some holiday shopping. You grab a snack, slip into your comfy shoes, get in the car and head to the closest Love’s. Wait, Love’s… as in Love’s Travel Stop? You got it. Customers have helped Love’s 240 in Port Allen sell among the highest amount of Christmas merchandise in 2014.
The nation watched, during the months of November and December, as protestors marched through the streets of Ferguson, Mo., and New York City, N.Y., after grand juries decided not to indict police officers in the deaths of two men, Michael Brown in Ferguson and Eric Garner in New York, at the hands of police officers.