The Port Allen City Council did not vote to adopt the 2013-2014 budget at a regular council meeting on Oct. 9, but instead deferred the vote to a special meeting planned for Wednesday, Oct. 16.
Two Port Allen parents are striving for implementation of a not-for-profit program within the city, the parish and the school system, a program which provides life-saving services to those with autism,
The Addis Town Council voted Wednesday to appease several residents’ requests, including that of the WBR Parish President, Riley “Pee Wee” Berthelot, to exclude Myhand Park from a town ordinance that causes events in public areas in the town to hire Addis police officers as security.
Saturday afternoon, Oct 5, supporters of Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter gathered at the corner of Court Street and S. 14th Street to urge passersby to vote against the recall of Slaughter on Nov. 16.
Even with the looming threat of Tropical Storm Karen, which conjured in the Gulf of Mexico just days before, the West Baton Rouge Museum’s 18th annual SugarFest held their biggest fest to date.