The first twins to serve together in the 19th Judicial District Court in Louisiana history

The first twins to serve together in the 19th Judicial District Court in Louisiana history

Baton Rouge (PPN)-History was made November 16, 2019, in the parish of East Baton Rouge! Criminal Defense Lawyer Ron Johnson, the twin brother of 19th Judicial District Court Judge Don Johnson, defeated Zachary City Prosecutor & East Baton Rouge Metro Councilman Trae Welch in Saturday’s General Election to earn a seat on the 19th Judicial(…)

Local NAACP  Branch launches an ​investigation into the proposed EBRP Plan of Government  Changes

Local NAACP Branch launches an ​investigation into the proposed EBRP Plan of Government Changes

Baton Rouge, LA (PPN)-The Baton Rouge Branch of The NAACP issued out a press release stating that there will be an investigation into the proposed changes to the East Baton Rouge Plan of Government. Today, The Baton Rouge Business Report released an article describing major changes into the cities plan of government which includes implementing(…)

Baton Rouge Slumlord who refuses to fix “moldy” apartment unit for single parent mother

Baton Rouge Slumlord who refuses to fix “moldy” apartment unit for single parent mother

‘” Baton Rouge, LA (PPN)- Today, Pen Point News was contacted by Branica Brown who alledges uninhabitable living conditions at Dali Place Apartments. Dali Place is located at 1110 N Ardenwood Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70806. Brown describes her experience as “horrible.” Brown stated to our Publisher Daniel Banguel via telephone that she had been(…)

The Lambda Alpha Foundation partners with DOW Chemical Company to bring awareness to Reading Literacy

The Lambda Alpha Foundation partners with DOW Chemical Company to bring awareness to Reading Literacy

Baton Rouge, LA (PPN)-Almost a week later and the community is still talking about what happened last Friday, March 29, 2019, at Capitol Elementary School. If you ever wonder how fun you can make reading than you need to take a page from the Lambda Alpha Foundation. The Foundation donated more than 400 new books,(…)

Community Organizer holds Virginia College final Commencement Ceremony

Community Organizer holds Virginia College final Commencement Ceremony

BATON ROUGE- Virginia College in Baton Rouge had its last graduation commencement service because of one man’s determination. Graduation that many thoughts would never happen after the school abandons its plans to host a commencement ceremony due to the school’s loss of accreditation. In a packed-out room, more than 1600 people came to view the(…)

Community Organizer host Virginia College Commencement Ceremony despite school closure

Community Organizer host Virginia College Commencement Ceremony despite school closure

BATON ROUGE, LA (PPN)- According to KCBD-TV, Virginia College, the for-profit college owned by Education Corporation of America, announced Wednesday that they are officially shutting down all campuses nationwide due to financial and educational circumstances. Students and faculty were faced with devastating news as administrators told them that there school and job would be terminated effective immediately. (…)

Racist business owner makes fun of a suicidal black man- saying he hopes the “monkey falls”

Racist business owner makes fun of a suicidal black man- saying he hopes the “monkey falls”

Baton Rouge, Louisiana (PPN)- Monday, November 5, 2018, an unidentified man was seen dangling off an interstate sign near the I-12, Airline exit. It is unclear as to why the man got up onto the interstate sign; however, authorities say the man came down and was taken to a nearby hospital. Hours later a local(…)