The Port Allen City Council voted 3-2 to award the city’s Chief Financial Officer Audrey McCain $112,500 on Wednesday, May 13, after McCain sued the city and former Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter
Transformation is not a new concept for Jason and Sharmon Schexnaildre.
Their businesses, Southern Girls Designs and Shakewood Custom Cabinets, routinely transform the mundane
Sheriff Mike Cazes announced that Port Allen High School’s Claudia Arceneaux and Elijah R. Antoine of Brusly High School have been named the recipients of academic scholarships from the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program for the 2014-2015 school year.
Donald Major, 62, of Ventress, died on Wednesday, May 6, after succumbing to injuries from a motorcycle crash on Highway 415, just north of Highway 416, in Pointe Coupee Parish.
The West Baton Rouge Museum presents the “Neal Family Blues,” an exhibition that pays tribute Naful Neal, the “Godfather of Baton Rouge Blues,” and his talented family, until Sunday, July 12. “
It’s a local topic,” said the museum collection curator Angelique Bergeron. “This music is something people can remember dancing to.” The blues emerged in the Southern United States at the turn of the century and numerous WBR residents played a part.