Latest Business Headlines

Siblings of alleged police brutality victim sue the City of Gonzales

  A second federal lawsuit, this one alleging civil rights violations, was filed against the City of Gonzales on June 19, and both rooted in an alleged incident of police brutality.  In December … [Read More...]

Roosters Men’s Grooming ribbon-cutting

Roosters Men’s Grooming Center held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, June 13th t celebrate the grand opening of its very first location in Louisiana at 18143 Perkins Road East, Suite B, Baton Rouge, LA … [Read More...]

Ascension’s takeover of LA 930 divert funding from other needs [Swamp Road]

As Ascension's Council decides to take in LA 930, LA 934 (Gold Place Rd), and all of DOTD's frontage roads into the parish system tonight, a difficult decision committing precious few dollars available, … [Read More...]

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Latest Education Headlines

Register for 2018 Master Gardener Class

The LSU AgCenter and Ascension Parish Master Gardeners will be hosting a Louisiana Master Gardener training class this fall.  The class curriculum is composed of approximately 40 hours of coursework.  The … [Read More...]

Ascension Parish “Libraries Rock” weekly program schedule

This year’s Teen Summer Reading Theme is Libraries Rock, and we have all sorts of programs this summer that will rock your world!  On Tuesday, June 26th at 6:00 PM in Galvez and on Friday, June 29th at 4:00 PM … [Read More...]

ACHS Baseball State Champs Day in Ascension Parish

Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa has proclaimed June 7, 2018 as Ascension Catholic High School Baseball State Champions Day. According to the proclamation, the Ascension Catholic High School Bulldogs … [Read More...]

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Latest Announcements Headlines

Monday’s Finance Committee agenda

FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING ASCENSION PARISH COUNCIL June 25, 2018 6:00 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE AGENDA (1) Call to Order / Innvocation and Pledge (2) Roll Call (3) Chair's Additions (4) Public … [Read More...]

Gonzales City Council agenda (6/25)

A REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCILMEN OF THE CITY OF GONZALES, STATE OF LOUISIANA, WILL BE HELD ON, MONDAY JUNE 25, 2018  AT 5:30 P.M. AT CITY HALL 120 S. IRMA BLVD. AGENDA Call to Order. … [Read More...]

Louisiana: Sportsman’s Paradise or Problem?

For decades Louisiana has proclaimed itself as the “Sportsman’s Paradise.”  But for today’s hunters, changes to Louisiana’s landscape have caused a decline in the quality of the state’s deer habitat and smaller … [Read More...]

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Latest Lagniappe Headlines

Baton Rouge Democrat Andie Saizan goes after Garrett Graves

June 23, 2018 by Tom Aswell (Louisiana Voice) In case you haven’t been paying attention, the victory by Donald Trump has resulted in more women making the decision to seek public office. And if more women … [Read More...]

APSO Arrest Report for the Week of June 14-21

Below is Ascension Sheriff's arrest report for the week of June 14-21: June 14 arrests: Reginald D. Fowler, 39, 928 St. Patrick St, Donaldsonville was charged w/ Theft, Simple Burglary, Criminal … [Read More...]

Council resolves to take in state roads to redo LA 930; TIS procedures strengthened

"We cannot be afraid to act; we can't be afraid of maintenance cost," District 7 Councilman Aaron Lawler justified the Council's resolution to accept LA 930 and 11 other roads from Louisiana DOTD and into … [Read More...]

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Letters to the Editor

Proposal for early detection of Behavioral Disorders

A few months ago, I submitted a Letter to the Editor to this publication proposing a solution to help the mentally ill students In Louisiana’s public school systems, thereby creating a positive ripple effect … [Read More...]

Graves’ Food Stamp Reform Ideas Head to the US Senate

Washington, DC – Substantial reforms to the Food Stamp Program that Congressman Garret Graves (South Louisiana) introduced last year through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Reform Act of … [Read More...]

Graves on President Trump’s Immigration Order

Washington, DC – Congressman Garret Graves (R – South Louisiana) made the following remarks today after meeting with President Trump, Vice President Pence and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen … [Read More...]

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