Feb 4, 2014
Smiley: Icy memories
"Back in the 1980s I worked on Government Street for Gulf States Utilities, and several of us would gather at the Frostop for lunch, in the room behind the kitchen.
WBR Council to vote Jan. 23 on authorizing fire chief selection
The West Baton Rouge Parish Council will hold a public hearing and vote its Jan. 23 meeting on an ordinance allowing Parish President Riley "Pee Wee" Berthelot to appoint the parish's first fire chief.
WBR parishwide fire chief likely to be named Jan. 9
West Baton Rouge Parish has reached the halfway point of its year-long effort to consolidate its six fire subdistricts, with Parish President Riley "PeeWee" Berthelot poised to name the parish's first fire chief shortly after the holidays.
Advocate staff photo by Patrick Dennis -- Home construction on Orleans Quarters Drive in Brusly.
"We are getting an awful lot of traffic on this side of the bridge. Something is going to have to be done.