The West Baton Rouge CVB kicked off their sixth annual Reflections of the Season to the delight of many, as the annual Christmas lights event hosted its largest opening day crowd in its short history.
-Photo by Aaron Williams/The West Side Journal
Port Allen’s old City Hall and Fire Department building’s demolition began Tuesday, December 9.
Postlethwaite & Netterville, an accounting firm out of Baton Rouge, stood before the West Baton Rouge School Board November 19 telling them that the WBR School System is in great financial condition following an audit conducted by the firm.
On Saturday, November 29, Port Allen Police received reports of gunfire on Maryland Ave.
Around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, police were notified by a West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputy of the gun shots after the deputy heard the shots firsthand.
Devall Middle School social studies teacher, Jared Wall, was recently named Louisiana Association of Computer Using Educators’ (LACUE) Educator of the Year for the state’s Region 2.
“I was shocked to even know that I was being nominated,” Wall said Monday afternoon during a telephone interview. “I felt like to even be mentioned, much less win, was an honor. I didn’t expect it at all.”