Port Allen addresses high turnover rate at Police Department
The Port Allen City Council took action Wednesday night on two measures addressing concerns about the Police Department's high turnover rate.
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CouYon's Cajun BBQ: Meatloaf
Our July Chef of the Month is CouYon's Cajun BBQ in Port Allen. After teaching you how to make the perfect brisket last week, the brothers Mladenka were back in the 2une In kitchen this morning to show you their spin on meatloaf.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Calloway Inn gets new owners, to expand food services
Baton Rouge Hoteliers LLC paid $3 million for the Calloway Inn and Suites, according to documents filed Thursday afternoon with the East Baton Rouge Clerk of Court.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Facing demolition, historic black school to be remembered through WBR Museum
Even though its historic hallways are set for demolition soon, the "old" Cohn High School will still be a beacon of education for West Baton Rouge Parish, just in a different way.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Son carries on explosive family tradition of fireworks
Friday's fireworks show over the Mississippi River will last only 18 minutes. But for the 26-year-old pyrotechnician taking over the show from his father for the second year, the 1,300 or so fiery blasts over downtown Baton Rouge will mark the end of weeks of focus.
Downtown celebrates the Fourth with family-friendly patriotic event
Hang Old Glory in the front yard, throw some hot dogs on the grill, but most important of all, remember why we Americans celebrate this Fourth of July, the 238th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
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Two Florida men, one wanted on drug charges, were arrested late Tuesday after a highway chase from Port Allen to Baton Rouge and then a foot chase from the Chili's near College Drive to a nearby hotel, State Police said.
CouYon's Cajun BBQ: Making the perfect brisket
Summer is here and it's time to fire up the BBQ. From ribs, brisket and pulled pork to stuffed bake potatoes that are out of this world, we've got the award-winning recipes of CouYon's Cajun BBQ in Port Allen.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
300 busted in illegal booze, tobacco sales
State Alcohol and Tobacco Control say the summer months are prime for underage drinking.
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Traffic stop leads to arrest of 4 with $500,000 of 'Molly'
A Denham Springs man and a St. Amant woman were arrested Friday night by Walker Police after a 6-month-old child was found locked in a hot car in the Walker Walmart parking lot.
4 Floridians traveling on I-10 near Port Allen found with 20 pounds...
Louisiana State Police Troopers seized nearly 20 pounds of "Molly" after two traffic stops on I-10 near Port Allen, La.
Left, Demetric 'Deedy' Slaughter; Audrey McCain
A scheduled three-day trial in Port Allen Chief Financial Officer Audrey McCain's suit against former Mayor Demetric "Deedy" Slaughter was cut short after opening arguments Tuesday before Judge Alvin Batiste.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
Former Port Allen Mayor goes to court Tuesday
Jonesboro police are searching for a woman they say left her two sons home alone for several months.
Photo Release -- Investar Holding Corporation Announces Pricing of Its Initial Public Offering
Investar Holding Corporation announced today that it has priced its initial public offering of 2,875,000 shares of common stock at $14.00 per share.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
McCain v. Slaughter headed for trial in Port Allen
After a protracted legal fight lasting more than a year, a state district court judge this week will hear arguments in the wrongful termination lawsuit Port Allen Chief Financial Officer Audrey McCain filed against former mayor Demetric "Deedy" Slaughter.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Line of strong thunderstorms moving east into Baton Rouge, New Orleans areas Thursday evening
A line of strong thunderstorms is affecting areas west of Lakes Maurepas and Pontchartrain, and will move through the Baton Rouge and New Orleans areas on Thursday evening.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Louisiana sued by animal rights group over truck stop tiger law
An animal rights group and a former state legislator have filed suit against Louisiana for allegedly violating its own constitution by passing a law that lets the owner of a truck stop off Interstate 10 keep his Bengal tiger, Tony, as a roadside attraction.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Lafayette man found guilty in federal court after stealing more than 30 firearms from gun shop
Joseph Melancon is facing up to life in prison after he was found guilty of stealing and selling firearms, United States Attorney Walt Green Jr. said Friday in a news release Friday afternoon.