Anthony Carr, Jr., 26, of Baton Rouge, turned himself into the Port Allen Police on Wednesday, Sept. 2, after allegedly kicking in a door and stealing approximately $1,500 worth of household items at about 10 a.m. on Aug. 31 at a home in Avenue C.
Photo by Quinn Welsch/The West Side Journal
West Side residents received some answers on decreasing congestion in the metropolitan region after the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) held a public hearing
Parish President Riley “Peewee” Berthelot assured an audience of businesspeople that West Baton Rouge is more financially secure than ever during his State of the Parish address at the West Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 25 at the Addis Community Center.
Trinity Marine announced just last week that it is going to close its operations in West Baton Rouge Parish and layoff the 283 employees who work at the facility.
The Port Allen Police arrested two people in connection to a spree of Coca-Cola machine thefts that totaled a $14,000 in damages and $1,500 in stolen money in the metro region.