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West Side Expressway, new bridge, gaining traction
Traction is starting to build for a proposed a new four-lane highway on the west side of the Mississippi and a new bridge across the river, but the speed bump on the plans may be the estimated price tag: $1.65 billion.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
DOTD promises congestion fixes along La. 1
As daily congestion along La. 1 and the Mississippi River bridge on Interstate 10 continues to infuriate drivers sitting in traffic, West Baton Rouge Parish officials received word recently that some relief is on the way.
The Town Talk
Fundraiser at Thunder Valley Speedway in memory of owner's granddaughter
Alan Crowe considers tonight's inaugural St. Jude Classic at Thunder Valley Speedway a way to try to repay St. Jude's Children's Hospital.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Ascension council gives OK to West Bank Connector study funding
The Ascension Parish Council on Thursday approved a proposed contract with Iberville Parish to share the costs to conduct a feasibility study of a new highway on the west bank of the Mississippi.
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Louisiana-based Business First Bancshares Was Advised by Commerce...
Financial Corporation and its subsidiary American Gateway Bank . Business First Bancshares is headquartered in Baton Rouge, La.
Jurors begin deliberations in Port Allen murder trial
A West Baton Rouge Parish jury has begun deliberations in the second degree murder trial of Marcus Richardson Port Allen.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Couyon's Baby Back Ribs and Pulled Pork
The BBQ boys Paul and Michael Mladenka from Couyon's Cajun BBQ in Port Allen were back in the 2une In Kitchen this morning for another appearance as our Chef of the Month.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
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.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
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.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
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.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
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.
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