Brady James Chifici Foundation “Helping Kids do Life” (3/30)

The Brady James Chifici Foundation is located in Ascension Parish and hosts fundraisers to help medically fragile children with their medical bills, medical equipment and medical transportation.  The goal of the Brady James Chifici Foundation is to help as many children as possible within a 100 mile radius of Ascension Parish. The Brady James Chifici […]

APSO Arrest Report for the Week of March 7-14

Below is Ascension Sheriff’s arrest report for the week of March 7-14: March 7 arrests: Trebor Hampton, 21, 38310 Mulberry St, Gonzales was charged w/ Distribution or PWITD Marijuana, Illegal Possession of Stolen Firearms, and Illegal Carrying of Weapons; Johnathan Beaucar, 29, 1742 3rd St, La Verne CA was charged w/ DWI-1st Offense; Leo Hunerjager, III, 46, 311 Kay […]

Guilty Pleas for the Week of March 4-8 (Is no news, good news?)

During the week of March 4-March 8, 2019, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court, Ascension Parish: Ascension Parish had no court news to report this week.

Satterlee ends speculation announcing 2019 Re-election bid

Family, friends, neighbors, District 4 residents (voters), et al.: After a lot of serious reflection and soul searching, I’ve come to a very important life decision. Albeit, arguably, I’m getting a little “long in the tooth” age wise, and, as most of you probably know or have heard about, I have been recently battling some […]

Donaldsonville Council meeting agenda (3/12)

AGENDA ​​​DONALDSONVILLE COUNCIL ​​​TUESDAY, MARCH 12, 2019 6:00 P.M. 1. INVOCATION 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL 4. PUBLIC COMMENTS 5. ADOPTION OF MINUTES (Feb. 12, 2019) 6. AGENDA AMENDMENTS 7. MAYOR’S REPORT ​1. Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office monthly report ​2. Fire Department monthly report- Fire Chief James McDonald ​3. Public Works monthly report- […]

EA Drainage meeting agenda (3/11)

EA DRAINAGE DISTRICT #1 BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEETING March 11, 2019 – 6:00 PM Courthouse East, 2nd floor, 828 Irma Blvd. Gonzales, LA AGENDA (1) Call To Order / Roll Call of Commissioners (2) INVOCATION / PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE (3) Public Comments Period/Additions To Agenda (4) ACCEPTANCE OF MINUTES a. Acceptance of minutes of February […]

March 7 Parish Council meeting CANCELLED

NOTICE   THE REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING OF March 7, 2019 ASCENSION PARISH COUNCIL 300 Houmas St. Donaldsonville  HAS BEEN CANCELLED Due to NACO Legislative Conference The next meeting of the Council will be on the regularly scheduled date of March 21, 2019 AT 6:00 P.M. ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE                                                                                                         GONZALES, LA

Transitional Housing for Veterans among Gonzales zoning items

A REGULAR MEETING OF THE CITY OF GONZALES PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION WILL BE HELD ON March 4, 2019 AT 6:00 P.M. Meeting Agenda 1. Invocation 2. Pledge of Allegiance 3. Approval of the Minutes from the February 4, 2019 regular meeting of the Planning and Zoning Commission Zoning Items 1. Consider a special use […]

APSO seeking info in Bishop Woods subdivision shooting

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is actively seeking information involving a shooting that occurred in Bishop Woods Subdivision on February 25 shortly before 9 p.m. According to Sheriff Bobby Webre, deputies responded to the subdivision where multiple shots were fired in the area near Josh Brown Road that left several vehicles and residences with damages […]

LPB’s Spring Festival kicks off on Thursday

Spring is just around the corner and LPB has a new crop of music, history, and nature programs during Festival, LPB’s Spring Membership Drive. Thursday, February 28 at 8PM, don’t miss the season finale of Doc Martin, with guest star Sigourney Weaver. This catchy comedy drama stars Martin Clunes as Martin Ellingham, whose tactless manner causes mayhem in […]