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Letter in support of Council on Aging millage renewal

Dear fellow resident of Ascension Parish, For nearly 50 years, the Ascension Council on Aging has provided much-needed services to our senior citizens, including nutritious meals, transportation, caregiver … [Read More...]

Finance Committee agenda (Monday)

FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING December 6, 2022 - 5:30 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE-Gonzales AGENDA (1) Call To Order / Invocation and Pledge (2) Roll Call (3) Chair's Additions (4) Public Comment (5) … [Read More...]

APSO/Gonzales PD warn of phone scams requesting payment of tickets

The Ascension parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple telephone scam incidents where individuals are impersonating deputies using an APSO phone number and requesting cash/electronic transfer of cash … [Read More...]

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Latest Education Headlines

AP Government/School Board Surplus Liquidation Auction (today)

SURPLUS LIQUIDATION AUCTION ABSOLUTE AUCTION NO RESERVES FOR Ascension Parish Government Ascension Parish School Board Location:  300 Houmas St, Donaldsonville, Louisiana When: Saturday December 3, 2022 … [Read More...]

Louisiana shows improvement on Fall Reading Report

Students in grades 1-3 grow for second consecutive year, kindergarten scores dip The Louisiana Department of Education released its Fall 2022 Reading Report today that shows how public school students in … [Read More...]

Ascension’s Lisa Lavigne is the Louisiana Educational Diagnostician of the Year

Pictured from left: Special Education Director Lynn Hathaway, Educational Diagnostician Lisa Lavigne, and Superintendent David … [Read More...]

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Latest Announcements Headlines

Gonzales Planning Commission to consider 47-lots at Darla/Worthey intersection (Monday)

A PUBLIC HEARING OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2022 AT 6:00 P.M. 1. Invocation. 2. Pledge of Allegiance. 3. Roll call. 4. Approve the minutes of a Public Hearing of the Planning Commission … [Read More...]

Make lasting memories this holiday season at AP Library

  No matter what's on your wish list, quality time with family and friends may be one of the season's desires.  Continuing its mission to connect and enrich the community, Ascension Parish Library is … [Read More...]

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office to sponsor December Senior Sock Hop

The December Garney Gautreau Senior Sock Hop will be hosted by Sheriff Bobby Webre and the Ascension Parish Sheriff's office. The holiday edition event will be on December 9th,2022, with entertainment from Mike … [Read More...]

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Latest Lagniappe Headlines

APSO Arrest Report for the Week of November 23-December 1

Below is Ascension Sheriff's arrest report for the week of November 23-December 1: November 23 arrests: Courtney Bennett, 35, 210  W 5th St, Donaldsonville was arrested pursuant to 2 bench warrants; … [Read More...]

ARW Christmas/Installation Luncheon features music and Christmas Cheer

Ascension Republican Women will hold their annual Christmas/Installation Luncheon on Thursday, December 15th at 11:30 at the Clarion Inn on Highway 30 in Gonzales. (Doors open at 11:15; Noon. – … [Read More...]

Gonzales PD looking for carjacking suspect

The Gonzales Police Department needs your help locating James D. Earl.  Earl is wanted for participating in a carjacking that occurred on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at Bayou Terrace Shopping Center in … [Read More...]

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Letters to the Editor

Senator Lambert explains Constitutional Amendments on ballot

One more round of elections in 2022, December 10's ballot includes three proposed Constitutional Amendments on the statewide slate.  26 of Ascension's 69 voting precincts also include a runoff for Louisiana … [Read More...]

Last day of Early Voting for December 10 election at three Ascension locations

Voters of Ascension Parish - It is time to GEAUX VOTE! The Ascension Parish Registrar of Voters, Shanie M. Bourg, is encouraging all Ascension Parish Citizens that are eligible to vote in the December … [Read More...]

Haven of Ascension Calendar of Events for December

Below is the Calendar of Events at Haven of Ascension for the month of December: Monday (12/5) Conscious Business Networking Group-7:30am - 9:00am Mary Bird Perkins Jewelry Workshop (Cafe)-10:00am - … [Read More...]

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