Pilates for Posture and Stress Relief

Joseph Pilates said, “Change happens through movement and movement heals.” Join us at the library for an informative lecture and movement experience with Nannette Crystal, a Fletcher Pilates Qualified Teacher. You will learn a brief history of Joseph Pilates and his principles of movement called Contrology. Ms. Crystal will teach you to apply principles of […]

APSO searching for burglary suspects

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Bobby Webre is asking for the public’s help identifying three suspects who were captured on surveillance video attempting to enter vehicles in the Bun Hood Subdivision of Donaldsonville early Monday morning, June 26. The suspects fled the Bun Hood subdivision after triggering a motion light of a residence. Two […]

Ascension Guilty Pleas for the Week of June 19-23

During the week of June 19-June 23, 2017, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court for Ascension Parish: Thaddeus Harvey, 37307 Anderson Rd. Geismar, LA., age 27, pled guilty to Aggravated Assault with a Firearm and was sentenced to 18 months with the Louisiana Department […]

Dancing for a Cause All-Star roster of Dancers

Scheduled for July 8 at Lamar Dixon’s 4-H Building, you don’t want to miss the show.  Dancing for a Cause kicks off at 7:00 pm.  For ticket info call Sharon Morris @ (225) 621-2005 or email: sharonm@eatel.net.  

Industrial Zoning request highlights Gonzales Council agenda

A REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCILMEN OF THE CITY OF GONZALES, STATE OF LOUISIANA, WILL BE HELD ON, MONDAY JUNE 26, 2017  AT 8:00 A.M. AT CITY HALL 120 S. IRMA BLVD. AGENDA Call to Order. Invocation. Pledge of Allegiance. Roll Call. Minutes of a Regular Meeting of the City Council taken, June […]

Clerk of Court announces qualifying dates for 58th Representative District special election

Bridget Hanna, Clerk of Court for Ascension Parish, announced this week the dates for qualifying as a candidate in the special election for State Representative, 58th Representative District.  Qualifying will be held on July 12, 13 and 14, 2017, from 8:30 a.m.  until 4:30 p.m.  at the Clerk’s Office located at 815 E. Worthey St., […]

Codeine and AK-47: Gonzales man arrested on gun/drug charges (with two others)

Ascension Parish Sheriff Jeff Wiley reports the arrest of a Prairieville man on simple robbery and drug charges on Monday, June 19. On Wednesday, June 7, deputies were dispatched to Aikens Road in Prairieville in reference to a robbery. Upon deputies’ arrival, they located a male who advised he had been robbed on Tiger Heights […]

Graves Statement on Senate Confirmation of New FEMA Administrator

Washington, DC – Congressman Garret Graves (R – South Louisiana)released the following statement today after the US Senate confirmed Brock Long as Administrator for the Federal Emergency Management Agency: “Brock Long brings to this job critical Gulf Coast familiarity and experience, and I look forward to working with him to see Louisiana’s flood recovery through […]

Two men wanted on attempted first-degree murder charges

According to Chief Deputy Bobby Webre, Ascension Parish Sheriff’s detectives are searching for 47-year-old Shane Redmond of Baton Rouge and 33-year-old David Gonday of Gonzales. Both men are wanted for attempted first-degree murder, second-degree robbery, and simple kidnapping. On June 11, St. James Parish Sheriff’s deputies located an abandoned vehicle on Highway 70 in Convent […]

APSO seeking suspect in Sunday morning pharmacy burglary

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 36-year-old Aaron Beyl who burglarized Galvez Pharmacy, located on Highway 42 in Prairieville, on Sunday, June 18, according to Chief Deputy Bobby Webre. Detectives responded to the pharmacy shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday morning and obtained surveillance video from the area. Detectives observed […]