Pelican Point HOA makes donation to 5th Ward VFD

Fire Chief James E. LeBlanc of the St. Amant & 5th Ward Volunteer Fire Departments here in Ascension would like to thank the Pelican Point Homeowners Assoiciation for their generous donation this week to the 5th Ward Volunteer Fire Department which covers the Pelican Point area. We continue to be blessed with our area HOA’s that support […]

APL Summer Reading Events (July 22-25)

Explore your world!  Ascension Parish Library invites you out to participate in our “Universe of Stories” Read to Me, Youth and Teen summer reading programs. Join us as we explore music, space, and more. We’ve got it all!  Earn prizes for reading, and enjoy all of the great performers and programs at the library.  Happening […]

Guilty Pleas for the Week of July 15-19

During the week of July 15 – July 19, 2019, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court-Ascension Parish: James Jones, 8365 Debate St. Sorrento, LA., age 55, pled guilty to Simple Burglary of an Inhabited Dwelling and was sentenced to 5 years with the Louisiana […]

APSO Arrest Report for the Week of July 11-18

Below is Ascension Sheriff’s arrest report for the week of July 11-18: July 11 arrests: Warren Arnold, 30, 33647 N Walker Rd, Livingston was charged w/ Theft, and Simple Criminal Damage to Property; Chase Falcon, 28, 215 St. Patrick St, Donaldsonville was charged w/ Parole Violation; Talen Gray, 18, 14306 Brentwood Ct, Gonzales was charged w/ Violations of […]

Ascension Sewer hosting Open House (7/23)

Ascension Sewer, LLC has scheduled an Open House to gather public input for east-bank sanitary sewer project.

Unanimous council adopts temporary ban on fill by resolution, Matassa promises no veto

A unanimous Parish Council adopted a resolution banning the placement of fill “in all areas not rated as Flood Zone X” for 180 days or until a Floodplain Management ordinance is adopted, whichever comes first.  President Kenny Matassa, who vetoed one such ordinance passed unanimously on May 16, assured the governing authority he will keep […]

Ascension Flight Soccer Club (Gonzales Soccer Club)-Registration open now

July brings a new soccer season in Ascension Parish with the newly named Ascension Flight Soccer Club, formerly Gonzales Soccer Club. Registration for the Recreational Soccer League is open and throughout the month of July a $15 Early-Bird Discount is available for all programs to new and existing members. The Recreational Soccer League is open […]

American Legion Poker Run to fund new location [Saturday]

Post 81 of the American Legion Veterans Organization located in Gonzales/Ascension Parish is hosting a fundraiser Saturday. This will be the 2nd Annual event of its kind, and we need support. Some of you may know that the former location that Post 81 called home for many, many years was left uninhabitable by the great […]

Milan, LeBlanc appointed Assistant Fire Chiefs for 5th Ward VFD

Chief James E. LeBlanc has made the following appointments for the 5th Ward Volunteer Fire Department in Ascension Parish – Tarrell M Milan and Derek James LeBlanc have been appointed Asst Chiefs of the 5th Ward Department. Tarrell will run the day to day operations of Station 40 near Galaxy Blvd and Derek will run […]

Keller appointed Captain of 5th Ward VFD (Darrow)

5th Ward Volunteer Fire Chief James E. LeBlanc, Asst. Chiefs Tarrell M Milan and Derek James LeBlanc are pleased to announce the promotion of Armando Keller to Captain of the 5th Ward Volunteer Fire Department that covers the Darrow Community here in Ascension Parish. Captain Armando Keller brings several years of experience and training to […]