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|Parish||East Baton Rouge|
|Elevation||108 ft (33 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||543602|
A post office was established at Pride in 1886. The etymology of Pride's name is unknown.
East Baton Rouge Parish Library operates the Pride-Chaneyville Branch Library. The library first opened in 1941. It was initially located in the gymnasium of Pride High School. The next location was a temporary building on the grounds of Northeast Elementary School, 782 square feet (72.7 m2) large, where it moved in 1983. It moved into its current location, a 12,086-square-foot (1,122.8 m2) standalone building across from the elementary school and adjacent to Northeast High School, on December 12, 2005. This building was designed by Robert Coleman & Partners Architects, AIA. The branch will reopen in February 2017 due to replacement reasons.
East Baton Rouge Parish Public Schools operates public schools:
- Northeast Elementary School
- Northeast Middle School and Northeast High School
Actress Donna Douglas was born in Pride.
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