West Feliciana Parish, LA

West Feliciana Parish, LAwrkf.org

Monday, June 21st: Morgan Lamandre, David Floyd, Dennis McLain, Jack Guinness

STAR Legal Director Morgan Lamandre reviews the recently wrapped up legislative session and where the state managed to improve and not improve in its handling of power-based violence. Jack Guinness discusses The Queer Bible, a book of essays about famous people written by other famous people. West Feliciana Parish head of tourism David Floyd previews their new John James Audubon-inspired tour. Baseball legend Dennis McLain surveys the state of pitching in the modern game.
West Feliciana Parish, LAtheadvocate.com

West Feliciana High freshmen earn Banner award

West Feliciana High freshmen selected as the third nine weeks Banner Freshmen include William Spinks, Julia LaGrone, Abby Barnes, Joel Rogers, Aiden Smith, Evan Jarreau, Sha’Niya Sullivan, Anasol Arse, Wyatt Olsen and Bella Klein. The award is for outstanding freshmen who not only demonstrate academic success, but also exemplify qualities...
West Feliciana Parish, LAtheadvocate.com

Woodville man surrenders after being named as suspect in West Feliciana triple shooting

A Mississippi man surrendered to West Feliciana Parish deputies after being named as a suspect in a triple shooting outside a convenience store. Demarcus Dunbar, 30, of Woodville, Mississippi, was booked on two counts of attempted second-degree murder and one count of attempted second-degree battery. The West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's Office said no bond had been set as of Friday morning.
Baton Rouge, LAtheadvocate.com

Young entrepreneur, winner ‘Driving Life’ to business success

One West Feliciana High School student’s vision to make driving easier is driving his future and has earned him top honors in the 2021 Young Entrepreneurs Academy. Cardell Smith has just completed the 11th grade, but he also spent the pandemic year in Baton Rouge’s Young Entrepreneurs Academy, a program that works with high school students to develop businesses from conception, planning, pitching to investors, and launching of the venture.