Haven of Ascension Calendar of Events for December

Below is the Calendar of Events at Haven of Ascension for the month of December: Monday (12/5) Conscious Business Networking Group-7:30am – 9:00am Mary Bird Perkins Jewelry Workshop (Cafe)-10:00am – 11:30am Relationship Communication – Shannon Cochran-6:30pm – 7:30pm Tuesday (12/6) Yoga – Tami Ringe-6:00pm – 7:00pm Full Moon Celebration – Bree Batey aka Tia-7:00pm – […]

CASA partners with Sugar Mill Primary for Child Abuse Prevention Art Contest

Each year, elementary students from a selected school within the Child Advocacy Services (CAS) ten parish service area are educated about what child abuse and neglect is and asked to create an original work of art to represent their interpretation of what they have learned. A contest is held and the overall winning artwork is […]

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office to sponsor December Senior Sock Hop

The December Garney Gautreau Senior Sock Hop will be hosted by Sheriff Bobby Webre and the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s office. The holiday edition event will be on December 9th,2022, with entertainment from Mike Broussard & Night Train. Lunch will be at 11 am, followed by music and a great time on the dance floor. There […]

Donaldsonville Stroll on the Square, tree-lighting (December 10)

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Come out and celebrate the launch of the Christmas Season at the 2022 Stroll on the Square. Enjoy shopping, food, music, Santa Claus, and the City of Donaldsonville Christmas Tree Lighting. The event will take place on December 10 from 6pm-10pm in Louisiana Square (300 Block of […]

Letter in support of Council on Aging millage renewal

Dear fellow resident of Ascension Parish, For nearly 50 years, the Ascension Council on Aging has provided much-needed services to our senior citizens, including nutritious meals, transportation, caregiver assistance, fans, blankets and recreational activities. The primary funding for these vital services is an existing 1.5 mil, parish-wide property tax.  From time to time, this millage […]

Shelley Farmer appointed Principal of Galvez Middle School

Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Shelley Farmer as the Principal of Galvez Middle School. “We are so excited that Shelley Farmer is serving in this new leadership role and believe she is going to do phenomenal things for the Galvez Middle Pirates,” said Ascension Public Schools Superintendent David Alexander. Born and raised in […]

Early Voting for December 10 election at three Ascension locations

Voters of Ascension Parish – It is time to GEAUX VOTE! The Ascension Parish Registrar of Voters, Shanie M. Bourg, is encouraging all Ascension Parish Citizens that are eligible to vote in the December 10th. Congressional General Election to consider voting early. You do not need a reason to vote early! Voters who want to […]

Gonzales Christmas Tree Lighting scheduled along with other events

The City of Gonzales will start the holiday season with its annual Tree Lighting ceremony on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 6 PM in front of City Hall (120 S. Irma Boulevard). Santa and his elves will join the festivities at the Civic Center, with gifts for the little ones. There will be jambalaya and […]

The ARC of East Ascension is Toys for Tots drop-off center

The ARC of East Ascension is now a Toys for Tots drop-off center.  Accepting new toys only, visit The ARC’s facility at 1122 S East Ascension Complex Blvd (off of S Purpera) in Gonzales. For more information contact Sharon Morris at (225) 621-2005.  

Donaldsonville’s Christmas Yard Decorating Contest on December 5

On December 5, the City of Donaldsonville is once again hosting it’s annual holiday yard decorating competition. This year, the competition will be slightly different and include the offer 1st place certificate and $100 2nd certificate and $50, and 3rd place certificate and $25 in the following categories, Yard decoration and Yard Inflatables. The deadline […]