Mayor Pro-Tempore Ray Helen Lawrence has formed a planning committee of residents in hopes that a Christmas celebration on Dec. 21 will bring the city of Port Allen together.
Several names have risen to the top of the list of names for possible appointees for Port Allen’s Interim Mayor position, a position that must be filled by Sunday, December 15 by the city council or it will become the decision of Louisiana Governor, Bobby Jindal.
The Brusly Town Council voted Monday evening to hire part-time employees for the Brusly P.D., one of which will be the city’s first female officer, according to Police Chief Jamie Whaley.
Several months ago, West Baton Rouge resident and sports enthusiast L.J. Dupuy received a phone call that would send him on a long, tedious and rewarding journey into the past.
Though former mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter is out of the picture in Port Allen after being recalled by voters on November 16, the city’s council members remain split