Gonzales City Council agenda (8/12)

A REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCILMEN MONDAY AUGUST 12, 2019  AT 5:30 P.M. AGENDA Call to Order. Roll Call. Minutes of a Regular Meeting of the City Council taken, July 22, 2019. Minutes of a Regular Meeting of the Planning Commission taken, August 5, 2019. Presentation of Guests: (a) Open for Citizens of […]

Three area state legislators reelected without opposition, three races contested

Senator Eddie Lambert has won a second term in District 18 without opposition. Representative Clay Schexnayder went unchallenged for a third term in the House of Representatives. District 59’s “Tony” Bacala won a second term without opposition. There are three contested legislative elections in which the districts include, at least, parts of Ascension.  The most […]

Chris Guidry announces for Sorrento Council seat

After thinking about this long and hard, praying about it regularly,  and being involved in the town of Sorrento regularly for the last few years,  I have decided to run for Councilman for the town of Sorrento.  I have lived in Ascension Parish for 11 years, in Sorrento for about 6 years now, and for […]

Strategic Planning meeting CANCELED (again)

*NOTICE OF CANCELLATION* Strategic Planning Committee scheduled for Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm Location: Gonzales Courthouse 828 S Irma Blvd., 2nd Fl. Gonzales, La This meeting will be rescheduled at a later date.

Recreation Committee Agenda for August 8

RECREATION COMMITTEE MEETING Ascension Parish Courthouse-Gonzales August 8, 2019 @6:00 p.m. AGENDA 1. Call to Order/Roll Call (Chairman Travis Turner) 2. Invocation/Pledge of Allegiance 3. Public Comment Period 4. Directors Report (BJ Romano) 5. Skate Park Update (Dean Thomason) 6. Ball Park Lighting Update (Dean Thomason) 7. Adjourn  

Volunteers needed for Project River Clean Up [Saturday]

  Project River Cleanup scheduled for Saturday.

Incumbent Bill Dawson qualifies for the Ascension Parish Council Election

(Gonzales, LA) – On Tuesday, Councilman Bill Dawson qualified for re-election to the Ascension Parish Council – District 2 seat. District 2 contains parts of the West Bank and southeast portion of the parish, including Sorrento, Acy, Burnside and Pelican Point. Dawson pointed to the achievements the council made over the past four years, with […]

100-years old, Horace Arceneaux Day proclaimed in Gonzales

Gonzales, LA – July 31, 2019, has been officially proclaimed as Horace James Arceneaux Day by Mayor Barney Arceneaux and the City of Gonzales. Horace, a father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great grandfather, and caring member of his community, has impacted many lives throughout his 100 years, and celebrating him was an honor for the administration. “Recognizing […]

2019 Wag Center Basketball camp August 3-4

Sheriff Bobby Webre and APSO are hosting the 2nd Annual Wag Center Basketball Camp the weekend of August 3-4. This camp is for boys & girls between 5-13 years of age and is designed sharpen your kids’ basketball skill, while teaching good sportsmanship and fair play.  Kids will be interacting with the brave men and […]

Cheryl Malbrough announces bid for District 5, Parish Council seat

I am running for Parish Council, District 5 in the election scheduled for October 12.  Like all of you, I am frustrated by daily traffic jams; I am tired of worrying about flooding every time we get a heavy rain.  There are common sense solutions that I will pursue as your District 5 representative. First […]