Latest Business Headlines

Ralph’s Market honored by Matassa on 35th Anniversary

Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa has proclaimed the month of May 2019 as Ralph’s Market 35th Anniversary. According to the proclamation, Ralph’s Market was founded in 1984 by father and son Emerson … [Read More...]

We knew Dempsey Lambert campaign is supported by Old Guard, but…

We knew Demspey Lambert had electoral support from the old guard in Galvez, but this is impressive. … [Read More...]

Public Hearing on Master Land Use Plan scheduled by Commission (5/29)

  The Planning Commission is set to hold a public hearing and take action on the Ascension Parish Master Land Use Plan at their meeting Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 6 pm at the Ascension Parish … [Read More...]

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Latest Education Headlines

Dutchtown High School Griffin Girl Mini Camp 2019 [June 3-7]

Dutchtown HS Griffin Girls Mini Camp is scheduled for June 3-7.  Age 3 and older may participate.  See form below for details. … [Read More...]

River Parishes Community College holds 2019 Commencement Ceremony

Gonzales, LA -  River Parishes Community College (RPCC) held their nineteenth commencement ceremony on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales, Louisiana.  RPCC Chancellor Dale Doty … [Read More...]

SAHS Lady Gators State Championship Softball team recognized

At the May 9 Council Recreation Committee meeting, Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa recognized the St. Amant High School Lady Gators Softball 2019 State Champions. The St. Amant Lady Gators Softball … [Read More...]

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Latest Announcements Headlines

Guilty Pleas for the Week of May 13-17

During the week of May 13 – May 17, 2019, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court, Ascension Parish: Demetrius Robinson, 6685 Titan … [Read More...]

Sorrento Special Meeting to adopt drainage proposal for EAD (Tuesday)

AGENDA SPECIAL MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL, TOWN OF SORRENTO, TUESDAY, MAY 21, 2019 6:00 P.M., SORRENTO TOWN HALL Pledge Adopt the proposal to be submitted to the East Ascension Drainage Board … [Read More...]

APSO arrests Gonzales man on 2nd Degree Murder charge

According to Sheriff Bobby Webre, the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Violent Crimes Unit arrested 31-year-old Reese Plaisance who is charged for second-degree murder and illegal carrying of … [Read More...]

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Latest Lagniappe Headlines

Personnel Committee meets today (off-camera)

PERSONNEL COMMITTEE May 21, 2019-6:00 PM 615 E Worthey Rd, Gonzales, LA 70737 AGENDA (1) Call to order/ Roll Call of Members (2) Invocation / Pledge of Allegiance (3) Chair's Additions (4) Public Comment … [Read More...]

Interested in Civil Service Job? Come to Gonzales Library (June 4)

Attention job seekers!  Come to the Ascension Parish Library in Gonzales on Tuesday, June 4 at 1:00 PM.  Peter Harris from Louisiana State Civil Service will help you navigate the civil service system from … [Read More...]

Sign up for APL’s Booklover’s Summer

Why let the kids have all the fun?  Summer reading is not just for kids; get the whole family involved.  Join the adult summer reading program … Booklover’s Summer. Beginning May 23, readers will sign up … [Read More...]

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Letters to the Editor

Ascension Republican Women attend LFRW Day at Legislature

Ascension Republican Women members visit with the new Louisiana Federation of Republican Women President, Wanda Aizpurua, at the LFRW Day at the Legislature on May 14th. Visit ARW on Facebook … [Read More...]

June Calendar for APG meetings

Below is calendar of Ascension Parish governmental meetings for June 2019: … [Read More...]

Exposing Ethics Commission sham

May 17, 2019 by Tom Aswell (Louisiana Voice) Remember THIS STORY as Bobby Jindal moved into the governor’s office in 2008? That was in 2008. Fast forward to May 16, 2019 and we have a … [Read More...]

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