Baton Rouge Press Club

Created in 1969, the Press Club of Baton Rouge promotes the news profession and provides opportunities for members of the press to communicate with each other, their sources and the general public.

Press Club will host in-person forum for mayor-president candidates Nov. 30

The Press Club of Baton Rouge will host an in-person forum on Monday, Nov. 30, for the two candidates in the runoff for the East Baton Rouge Parish mayor-president’s office, Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome and former state Rep. Steve Carter. The hour-long forum will start at 1:30 p.m. and will be outdoors under the pavilion […]

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On Nov. 30, the Press Club will host a candidate forum featuring Sharon Weston Broome and Steve Carter at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. On Dec. 7, the Press Club speaker is LSU President Tom Galligan. This meeting will be via Zoom from noon to 1 p.m.

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