BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - East Baton Rouge Parish School Board Superintendent Bernard Taylor announced Thursday morning that school board member Randy Lamana has died.
Taylor said Lamana died from a heart attack Wednesday night.
"Mr. Lamana passed away in service of the district. He had spent the whole day advocating at the State Capitol on behalf of the district," said EBR Superintendent Dr. Bernard Taylor.
The school board meeting originally scheduled for tonight at 5 p.m. has been canceled and will be held at a later date.