After more than a year since his conviction of second-degree battery, Casey Batts, a former WBR Sheriff’s Deputy, was denied a retrial by 18th Judicial District Court Judge James Best on Thursday afternoon, February 7.
Newly elected Mayor of Port Allen Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter garnered opposition last Wednesday night over her decision to hire a Chief of Staff.
Marking the opening of the Mardi Gras parade season in West Baton Rouge, Addis' 51st annual Fireman's Parade took place Sunday morning, February 3.
After a day filled with celebrations of all kinds, with the 51st annual Addis Fireman’s Parade in the morning and the NFL Championship Super Bowl XLVII in the evening, disaster struck one Addis bar.
According to WBRSO Col. Richie Johnson, four people have been named suspects in what was called an “execution” of Addis resident, Corey Kitts, in July 2010.