The West Baton Rouge Parish Council is currently appealing a Feb. 7 preliminary injunction granted to Crazy Horse Cabaret (CHC) of Port Allen, an injunction making CHC the exception among establishments prevented from serving alcohol after 10 p.m. on Sundays.
As a helicopter from the Baton Rouge Police Department touched down in a large field behind Port Allen Middle School, PAMS Principal Dr. Jonathon Szymanski’s dreams of an entire school with reports of good behavior came to fruition.
West Baton Rouge Schools Superintendent David Corona announced Thursday that Port Allen High School will be under new leadership at the beginning of next school year.
UPDATED-In light of Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter’s recent cancellation of an SUV ordered for the fire department against state contract, many Port Allen officials fear the city could lose its buying power on future state-contracted vehicles. However, Slaughter said the city is in no jeopardy of losing that buying power because the purchase order for the vehicle wasn’t valid to begin with.
In a lopsided vote in favor of the West Baton Rouge School Board, WBR residents decided during the April 6, 2013 election that the board earned the right to maintain a 15-mil property tax that has been in place for 10 years.