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.

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 at www.facebook.com/AscensionRW or e-mail at ARWrUS@aol.com Photo provided by Joyce LaCour  

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 Ave. Baton Rouge, LA., age 25, pled guilty to Simple Burglary of an Inhabited Dwelling and was sentenced to 6 years with […]

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 and Ralph Singletary, who shared a commitment to serve the community with the best quality and service. After the passing of these two […]

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.

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 Period (5) Approval of April 17, 2019 Personnel Committee Minutes (6) Update on Personnel Policy Manual and SSA Consulting Recommendations (Wanda […]

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 presided over the ceremony and handed out nearly five hundred associate degrees, technical diplomas and certificates. Over three hundred eighty students earned Associate degrees with […]

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

June Calendar for APG meetings

Below is calendar of Ascension Parish governmental meetings for June 2019:

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 weapons. Shortly after midnight, May 17, deputies received a call that someone was shot on Denham Road in Gonzales. Deputies arrived on scene to learn that one male […]