Eighteenth Judicial Court Judge Alvin Batiste told attorneys for Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter and city CFO Audrey McCain that the mayor, council and employees would have to come to some sort of compromise in order to move the city forward.
Wednesday, August 28, West Baton Rouge Parish President Riley “PeeWee” Berthelot gave his annual State of the Parish address during the WBR Chamber of Commerce’s regular monthly meeting at the Addis Community Center.
On Tuesday morning, Sept. 3, West Baton Rouge Parish Registrar of Voters Stacy Ryan received a 256-page petition containing over 1,400 signatures for the purpose of recalling Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter.
As of Wednesday Aug. 28, the Port Allen utility office will have experienced a 100-percent turnover rate and the administrative staff will have suffered six total resignations since Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter took office nearly eight months ago.
PLAQUEMINE — Governor Bobby Jindal and Dow Louisiana Operations Site Leader Eduardo Do Val announced The Dow Chemical Company will invest $1.06 billion in a pair of new polyolefins plants