Ascension Council on Aging sponsors Senior Sock Hop (Friday)

Get ready to move; it’s the first Sock Hop event of the New Year! The Ascension Parish Council on Aging will host the Garney Gautreau Senior Sock Hop at Ascension Gym located at 9039 South St. Landry Ave. On January 27, 2023, get ready to Mardi Gras Mambo into entertainment from Mike Broussard & Night […]

Benefit on the Bayou (February 11) supports pediatric cancer research

Mardi Gras comes and goes each year in Louisiana and each year there is an abundance of revelry and partying.  This year a unique and meaningful event will be held in conjunction with the St. Jude Boat Parade on February 11th between 11 am and 4:30pm.   Benefit on the Bayou will be held at Jimmy […]

Louisiana Oncology Society, Julia Stokes drive Cancer Care legislation

In advance of the 2023 Louisiana Legislative Session, the Louisiana Oncology Society is forming an advocacy relationship with cancer advocate Julie Stokes to drive comprehensive cancer advocacy to address four key areas: early detection, treatment, access to treatment, and survivorship. “The healthcare professionals in the Louisiana Oncology Society will be on the front lines of […]

Wally Taillon named Gonzales Citizen of the Year

Wally Taillon was honored at tonight’s city council meeting as the 2022 “Citizen of the Year”. The mayor and city council presented Wally with a framed proclamation mentioning some of Wally’s many contributions to our community and a key to the city. It was the fullest house in the meeting room, filled with family and […]

AP Board of Adjustments meeting agenda (Wednesday)

BOARD OF ADJUSTMENTS MEETING January 25, 2023 – 6:00 PM607 East Worthey St, Gonzales, LouisianaCouncil Chambers – 1st Floor AGENDA (1) Called to Order(2) Roll Call of Members(3) Election of Chairman & Vice-Chairman for 2023(4) Public Comments(5) Acceptance of Minutes a. Acceptance of Minutes of the December 29, 2022 Meeting (6) Acceptance of Written Decisions […]

Gonzales Council to introduce budget measure for PACE Center manager

A REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCILMEN MONDAY, JANUARY 23, 2023, AT 5:30 P.M., AGENDA Call to Order. Invocation. Pledge of Allegiance. Roll Call. Presentation of Guest: (a) Open for Citizens of Gonzales, present. (b) Open for all other guest present. Minutes of a Public Hearing of the Mayor and City Council taken January […]

Donaldsonville City Council meeting agenda (Tuesday)

DONALDSONVILLE COUNCIL AGENDA TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2023 | 6:00 P.M. MEETING TO BE HELD IN COUNCIL CHAMBERS The Donaldsonville Council of the City of Donaldsonville will hold a City Council meeting on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. to be held in Council Chambers, 609 Railroad Avenue, Donaldsonville, Louisiana to discuss the following: 1. […]

Guidry to be sworn in as first African-American Chief Judge-1st Circuit Court of Appeal

The Honorable John Michael Guidry, a life-long resident of East Baton Rouge Parish, will be sworn in as the 15th Chief Judge of the Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal at an investiture ceremony on Thursday, January 19, 2023, at 2:00 p.m.  Judge Guidry will serve as the first African American Chief Judge in the […]

Guilty Pleas for the Week of January 9-12

During the week of January 9 – January 13, 2022, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court-Ascension Parish: Trey Bell, 1860 Job Ave. Zachary, LA., age 27, pled guilty to Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle and was sentenced to 2 years with the Louisiana […]

Guilty Pleas for the Week of January 2-6

During the week of January 2 – January 6, 2022, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court-Ascension Parish: Korina Heal, 326 W Caroline St. Gonzales, LA., age 37, pled guilty to Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Dangerous Substance and was sentenced to 12 months […]