Since Saturday, Nov. 2, at 8:30 a.m. until about 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 5, about 24 percent of voters within the city limits of Port Allen turned out for the early voting for or against the recall of Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter.
Saturday, November 2, 140 participants, some from as far away as Florida, gathered for the Rainbow Run for Azalee to show their support for local St. Jude patient Azalee Carroll.
The Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) participants held there 4th annual Installation and Initiation ceremony at West Baton Rouge Parish Courthouse on Wednesday, October 30.
As of Oct. 1, the city of Port Allen paid $400,000 to settle three employment-related cases against the city and former mayors of the city.
A majority of the Port Allen city council finally approved an amended budget for the 2013-2014 fiscal year at a special meeting on Oct. 23.