Latest Business Headlines

Parish Council agenda for final meeting of 2021 (Thursday)

REGULAR MEETING OF THE ASCENSION PARISH COUNCIL December 9, 2021 ­ 6:00 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE-Gonzales AGENDA (1) Call To Order / Invocation and Pledge (2) Roll Call (3) Chair's Additions (4) … [Read More...]

Employees cannot be required to pay for mandatory COVID testing

Some employers in Ascension Parish are requiring their employees to test for COVID-19 in lieu of taking the jab and making them pay the cost of the test.  In some cases, the test is required … [Read More...]

Transportation Committee agenda (Tuesday)

TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE MEETING December 7, 2021 ­ 5:30 PM-Gonzales AGENDA (1) Call To Order / Roll Call of Commissioners (2) Invocation / Pledge of Allegiance (3) Committee Chairman's Report (4) Public … [Read More...]

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Latest Education Headlines

Committee rejects LDH rule adding COVID to immunization schedule for schools

After Attorney General Jeff Landry joined numerous concerned citizens testifying at the Capitol, the Louisiana House Health and Welfare Committee voted 13-2 to reject John Bel Edwards’ Department of Health … [Read More...]

AP Library Pipe Cleaner Snowflake project

Winter is a great time to make snowflakes!  Beginning Monday, December 6, visit any location of Ascension Parish Library to pick up a packet containing everything you will need to make your own pipe cleaner … [Read More...]

Christmas Carols in the Garden (Gonzales Library on December 14)

Nothing could be better on a crisp December evening than the happy sounds of carolers gathered in a holiday decorated rain garden. If you enjoy singing Christmas carols, or just listening to them, be our guest … [Read More...]

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Latest Announcements Headlines

Krewe of Ascension Mambo hosting inaugural Mardi Gras Parade

Krewe of Ascension Mambo is hosting the first Mardi Gras parade in Gonzales on February 19,2022 at 2p.m. To participate you can pick up registration forms at City Hall in Gonzales.  The parade will follow … [Read More...]

Sorrento Town Council meeting agenda (Tuesday)

AGENDA REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2021, at 6:00 P.M., Invocation Pledge Approve Minutes from meeting of mayor and council taken Tuesday, November 2, 2021 … [Read More...]

Planning/Zoning Commission agendas (Wednesday)

PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING December 8, 2021 ­ 6:00 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE-Gonzales AGENDA (1) Call to Order (2) Roll Call of Members (3) Pledge of Allegiance (4) Introduction of Staff (5) … [Read More...]

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Latest Lagniappe Headlines

Gonzales warns citizens of Utility Bill phone scam

Gonzales City Hall has received several calls from residents stating that they were contacted and told to pay their bill over the phone or their services would be disconnected. City Hall is not calling … [Read More...]

Five-building complex (279 units on 4.4 acres) approved by Gonzales Commission

On Monday the City of Gonzales' Planning & Zoning Commission unanimously recommended approval of three separate agenda items to accommodate the tallest structures ever contemplated in the Jambalaya Capital … [Read More...]

RRAAM presents a Jazzy Christmas with Quiana Lynell

Come celebrate with the River Road African American Museum Saturday, December 18, 2021. This dazzling free outdoor concert will take place at the RRAAM's Jazz Plaza. Please dress warmly. We will be serving … [Read More...]

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Letters to the Editor

Children’s Hospital chief supports adding COVID vaccine to immunization schedule for students

Last week, Dr. Mark W. Kline, a physician-in-chief, senior vice-president and chief medical officer at Children’s Hospital New Orleans, and professor of pediatrics at the Tulane University School of Medicine … [Read More...]

CRPC to host Capital Region Bicycle and Pedestrian plan Open House

Capital Region Planning Commission is hosting an Open House for the Capital Region Bicycle and Pedestrian on December 14 from 12:00-1:00 pm. During this Open House we will give short presentation about the plan … [Read More...]

Gonzales Christmas Tree Lighting set for Tuesday

Santa and his elves have confirmed they will be in town on Tuesday, December 7th at 6 p.m., for the annual Gonzales Christmas Tree-Lighting Ceremony in front of City Hall. Mayor Arceneaux, the City … [Read More...]

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