BATON ROUGE - Bulldozers and excavators reported to the site of a once prominent hotel Friday, in preparation of its planned demolition on Monday.
"We're going to leave the parking lots and all because our clients plan to build something to benefit the community," said Patrick Jeasonne.
Demolition... more »
BATON ROUGE - A once-prominent hotel in Baton Rouge has been sitting vacant for years. It's the old Bellemont Hotel on Airline, but one group has plans to clean up the blight.
The Greenwell Springs economic development board has been brainstorming ideas since December. They've been working with city... more »
A movie shoot scheduled for Wednesday night in Baton Rouge plans to include simulated gunfire.
"Dead Ahead" will be filming at the old Bellemont Hotel at the intersection of Airline Highway and Greenwell Springs Road. The gunfire may be heard from 9 p.m. to midnight.
The movie crew... more »