Parish Council recognizes Ascension Outlaws

The Ascension Parish Council took time out of its November 19 meeting to recognize an outstanding group of student athletes for their accomplishments. The “Ascension Outlaws 2030” is a USSSA 8U (eight years of age and under) fastpitch softball tournament team from Ascension Parish that enjoyed tremendous success in the Fall of 2020. They finished […]

APL: Grow your Small Business with Google virtual seminar (12/3)

Ascension Parish Library is partnering with Grow with Google to host several free virtual workshops.  The last topic in this series is Digital Skills for Everyday Tasks on Thursday, December 3, at 6:00 PM. During the virtual workshop, you will discover tools that can help you work and manage your business during this time of […]

Ascension Parish Government offices to close for Thanksgiving

In observance of Thanksgiving Ascension Parish Government offices will be closed from November 25 (Wednesday) through November 27 (Friday).  APG offices will reopen on November 30.

Gonzales City Council meeting agenda (Monday)

GONZALES CITY COUNCIL MEETING MONDAY NOVEMBER 23, 2020  AT 5:30 P.M. AGENDA Call to Order. Invocation. Pledge of Allegiance. Roll Call. Minutes of a Regular Meeting of the City Council taken, November 9, 2020. Presentation of Guest: (a) Open for Citizens of Gonzales, present. (b) Open for all other guest present. “Discussion with Mr. David […]

BBB SCAM ALERT: COVID clinical study scams promise big bucks

Thought you had seen the end of COVD-19 scams? Think again! Scammers are sending out text messages promoting participation in phony clinical studies. Don’t be tempted by the opportunity to help scientists while making extra cash. The Better Business Bureau of South Central Louisiana wants you to make sure it’s the real thing before you […]

APSO’s Capello appointed to FBI National Academy Board of Directors

Congratulations to Deputy Chief Donald Capello for his recent appointment to the Board of Directors for the FBI National Academy Associates (FBINAA), Louisiana Chapter. Donald will represent all FBINAA graduates on upcoming training and nationwide networking. Members of the board are exclusively selected by past presidents of the FBINAA Louisiana Chapter. Sheriff Bobby Webre would […]

Guilty Pleas for the Week of November 9-13

During the week of November 9 – November 13, 2020, the following defendants pled guilty to various charges and were sentenced in the 23rd Judicial District Court-Ascension Parish: Tamara Bourgeois, 12177 JC Rd. St. Amant, LA., age 57, pled guilty to Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance and was sentenced to 3 years […]

Parish Council meeting agenda (Thursday)

REGULAR MEETING OF THE ASCENSION PARISH COUNCIL November 19, 2020 ­ 6:00 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE-Gonzales AGENDA (1) Call To Order / Invocation and Pledge (2) Roll Call (3) Chair’s Additions (4) Public Comment Sign­ In Period (5) Presentations a. Certificates of Recognition ­ Ascension Outlaws Baseball Team (Councilman Aaron Lawler) b. Update on Ascension […]

Planning Commission agenda includes 92-lot subdivision on Hwy 42 (Wednesday)

PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING November 18, 2020 ­ 6:00 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE-Gonzales AGENDA (1) Call to Order (2) Roll Call of Members (3) Pledge of Allegiance (4) Introduction of Staff (5) Chairman’s Comments (6) Public Comment on any Agenda Item (7) Staff Report a. Subdivision Status ­ November 2020 (8) Engineering Staff Report (9) Minutes […]

Zoning Commission agenda (Wednesday)

ZONING COMMISSION MEETING November 18, 2020 ­ 6:00 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE-Gonzales AGENDA 1) Meeting Called to Order by Chairman (2) Roll Call of Members (3) Staff Introduction (4) Minutes a. Acceptance of the Minutes of the October 14, 2020 Meeting (5) Chairman’s Comments (6) Public Hearing to Amend the Ascension Parish Development Code for […]