Port Allen High will be the host site Saturday for a 5k benefit for 6-year-old Azalee Carroll, a cancer patient currently at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.
The West Baton Rouge Parish Council discussed redistributing district sales tax based on the LSU adjusted population census counts during the regular parish council meeting Thursday evening, October 24.
A Gonzales man died Wednesday afternoon in Port Allen after the car he was driving veered into the lane of an oncoming 18-wheeler truck causing a near head-on collision.
A Port Allen restaurant, gas station and casino were destroyed Sunday afternoon after a two-alarm fire that began in the restaurant’s kitchen brought firefighters from as far as Baton Rouge to assist in its dousing.
West Baton Rouge Parish School System Superintendent David Corona announced that he plans to retire at the end of the school year.