Louisiana has 2nd highest breast cancer mortality rate in nation

Louisiana has 2nd highest breast cancer mortality rate in nation In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, throughout the month of October, Louisiana Healthcare Connections is promoting the importance of early detection to help improve the state’s rankings in breast cancer mortality. According to the Louisiana Breast and Cervical Health Program, an average of […]

Recreation Committee agenda (10/10)

Recreation Committee Meeting Ascension Parish Courthouse Council Meeting Room-6:00 PM October 10, 2019 Agenda 1. Call to Order/Roll Call 2. Invocation/Pledge of Allegiance 3. Public Comment Period 4. Directors Report (BJ Romano) 5. Hillaryville Park Update (BJ Romano) 6. Ball Park Lighting update (Dean Thomason) 7. Basketball Registration update (BJ Romano) 8. Skate Park (BJ […]

Strategic Planning meeting CANCELED (again)

*NOTICE OF CANCELLATION* Strategic Planning Committee Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 6:30 pm Location: Gonzales Courthouse 828 S Irma Blvd., 2nd Fl. Gonzales, La

Construction/Operations agreement with Ascension Sewer on Utilities agenda

UTILITIES COMMITTEE MEETING October 8, 2019-6:30 PM COURTHOUSE ANNEX- COUNCIL MEETING ROOM (To follow Finance Committee Meeting) 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 the Minutes a. Acceptance of Minutes from September 10th, 2019 Meeting (6) Directors […]

Matthew Pryor set to give Soccer Report to Finance Committee (Tuesday)

FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING ASCENSION PARISH COUNCIL October 8, 2019-6:00 PM, Gonzales Courthouse AGENDA (1) Call to Order / Invocation and Pledge (2) Roll Call (3) Chair’s Additions (4) Public Comment GENERAL BUSINESS (5) Gonzales Soccer Association Report (Matt Pryor, Gonzales Soccer) (6) Proposed Ordinance to amend the Ascension Parish Unified Land Development Code (LDC) Appendix […]

Donaldsonville City Council agenda (10/8)

AGENDA DONALDSONVILLE COUNCIL TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2019 6:00 P.M. 1. INVOCATION 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL 4. PUBLIC COMMENTS 5. ADOPTION OF MINUTES 6. AGENDA AMENDMENTS 7. MAYOR’S REPORT 1. Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Report 2. Fire Department Monthly Report 3. Public Works Report 8. PROPERTIES IN VIOLATION OF CITY CODES 1. Lot […]

Sheriff Bobby Webre names Lee Ella Frederic Honorary Sheriff for October

Mrs. Lee Ella Lambert Frederic, who will turn 101 in November, was named honorary sheriff for the month of October. Frederic was born on November 30, 1918 and is an active member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church and is a member of the Catholic Daughters for more than 30 years. Frederic married Daniel Frederic on […]

Ascension breaks ground on new DPW fueling station

Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa joined DPW staff and contractors to officially break ground on a new parish fueling station at the Department of Public Works building on Churchpoint Road in Gonzales. Built at a cost of $901 thousand, the fueling station is expected to save money by increasing efficiency. The DPW-East offers a centralized […]

Four arrested on multiple drug charges; 1.3 pounds of methamphetamine confiscated

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division received information regarding drugs at a residence on Nash Road in Gonzales. According to Sheriff Bobby Webre, detectives began an investigation and executed a search warrant on the residence and located 1.3 pounds of methamphetamine, an ounce of heroin, one dosage unit of suboxone, and approximately $2,300 in […]

Thursday Parish Council agenda

REGULAR MEETING OF THE ASCENSION PARISH COUNCIL October 3, 2019 – 6:00 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE-Donaldsonville AGENDA (1) Call To Order / Invocation and Pledge (2) Roll Call (3) Chair’s Additions (4) Public Comment Sign- In Period (5) Parish President’s Report: (6) Council Committee Reports: a. Finance Committee Report (Chairman Bill Dawson) b. Strategic Planning […]