Six houses currently being built on Court Street have caused some Port Allen residents to call for changes to the city’s zoning ordinance and to accuse the interim mayor of using her office for personal gain.
Click on the image below for a slideshow of Good Friends of the Oaks Mardi Gras parade:
Photos by Aaron Williams
Port Allen water customers will soon be receiving a notice that the city failed to do one monitoring test on the water system in January, but steps have already been taken to make sure the system is monitored monthly in the future.
During the Educational Presentations portion of the February monthly West Baton Rouge School Board meeting, on February 19, Deano Moran of the WBR Parish Office of Homeland Security, spoke to the board about hosting a special safety drill production in parish schools.
On Friday, February 21, Baton Rouge residents Sherman Wisham, 59, and MaryAnn Douglas, 55, were convicted of a murder that took place in West Baton Rouge in what officials say is one of the strangest and most unique cases they’d ever seen.