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Port Allen, Louisiana is located in West Baton Rouge Parish. Zip codes in Port Allen, LA include 70767. The median home price in Port Allen is $187,900. More Port Allen information.

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56 min ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

760 pound alligator to move into West Baton Rouge visitor's center

The alligator was killed in September 2013 , but no one knew what to do with an alligator this big.

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9 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

Investar CEO rings Nasdaq opening bell

Baton Rouge-based Investar Holding Corp. Chief Executive Officer John D'Angelo rang the opening bell for Nasdaq on Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Advocate

Smiley: A small kindness

Tom Cagley tells of going to the post office on Perkins Road to mail a present to his granddaughter in Virginia.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Trailer/Body Builders

Kenworth of South Louisiana Opens Location in Lake Charles

Kenworth of South Louisiana has opened a new parts and service location with two service bays near U.S. Highway 90 in Lake Charles, La.

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WBRZ

Couyon's Cajun BBQ: Bread Pudding and Whiskey Sauce

Our July Chefs of the Month are Paul and Michael Mladenka from Couyon's Cajun BBQ in Port Allen.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

WBRZ

Gonzales PD looking for hospital purse thief

Police asked for the public's help Monday identifying a woman who was caught on camera stealing a purse from a Gonzales hospital.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Advocate

WBR Museum talk set on impressionism art

Katie Pohl, LSU Museum of Art's new art historian and curator, will speak about "Impressionism in Paris Around 1900" at noon Thursday at the West Baton Rouge Museum, 845 N. Jefferson Ave., Port Allen.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Advocate

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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WBRZ

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.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Advocate

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.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Advocate

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.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Advocate

Port Allen tinkerer goes off the rails building scale locomotive for grandson

"It goes a little bit faster than a good, steady, hard walk. It's not built for speed.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Advocate

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.

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The Advocate

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.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Advocate

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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.

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WBRZ

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.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

WBRZ

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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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

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.

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NOLA.com

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.

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The Advocate

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.

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