Landry supporting Arkansas law against Eugenic Abortions

Attorney General Jeff Landry has joined Louisiana to a coalition of 22 states in filing a legal brief at the United States Supreme Court in support of an Arkansas law that would prohibit abortions solely based on a prenatal Down Syndrome diagnosis. “An extra chromosome should not and must not mean a death sentence,” said Attorney General […]

Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin the keynote speaker at April GOP Roundtable

Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin was the keynote speaker at the  April Ascension GOP Roundtable at the Clarion Inn in Gonzales. The Secretary outlined the safeguards that are in place to ensure safe and accurate elections in Louisiana. James Lee, Louisiana Director for Americans for Prosperity, spoke on the issues and bills being considered in the […]

APSO Arrest Report for the Week of May 6-13

Below is Ascension Sheriff’s arrest report for the week of May 6-13: May 6 arrests; Vanshannon Cargo, 30, 37313 White Rd, Prairieville was arrested pursuant to a fugitive warrant; Constance Caldwell, 39, 211 Daggs St, Donaldsonville was arrested pursuant to a bench warrant; Christina Lamieux, 39, 5524 Madison Ave, Baton Rouge was charged w/ Theft; Carla Stafford, 33, 41015 […]

Click With Caution, AG warns against phishing attacks

With phishing attacks plaguing consumers yet again, Attorney General Jeff Landry is alerting Louisiana citizens about scammers attempting to trick them into turning over personal information. “Phishing attacks can occur through texts, emails, and social media messages with scammers sending unsolicited or ‘too good to be true’ communications convincing recipients to open attachments or hyperlinks […]

Sheriff awards honorary sheriff certificate to longtime educator Cindy Peno

On Tuesday, May 11, Sheriff Bobby Webre named Cindy Peno as Honorary Sheriff for the second quarter of 2021. Cindy Peno, along with co-founder Julie St. Pierre opened Bizzy Bunch preschool in 1998 in Ascension Parish and has made Bizzy Bunch an exciting and educational experience for all by participating in several field trips every […]

Keller Williams “Ramp Up” Day to benefit Ascension Council on Aging

Keller Williams First Choice agents will be putting their business on hold for a day to aid the Ascension Parish Council on Aging. The team at Keller Williams First Choice will participate in Red Day, a Keller Williams international day of service, on May 13, 2021. The brokerage of over 230 agents partnered with the […]

Sign up for now the Annual Home Vegetable Garden Contest

The Ascension Parish LSU AgCenter and the Ascension Parish Master Gardener Association will once again sponsor the Home Vegetable Garden Contest for 4-H youth and adults.  Each year the contest is held to encourage home gardeners to produce quality vegetables for home consumption and economic gain. Gardens eligible for participation must be located in Ascension […]

AP Government to seek public input on spending priorities

As President of Ascension Parish I am proud to say that, thanks to your support, the sale of our east bank sewer assets to NWI has been approved by the voters.  Thank you for trusting this administration and council.  Selling our sewer assets is another monumental accomplishment for this administration and council.  It was a […]

JBE appoints Prairieville’s Cole to Human Trafficking Prevention board

Alliece G. Cole of Prairieville has been appointed to the Human Trafficking Prevention Commission Advisory Board. Cole is the director of Anti-Human Trafficking Initiatives for HP Serve and will serve as an individual with expertise in advocacy for adult victims of human trafficking. The purpose of the Commission is to assist state and local leaders […]

Humberto Fontova to address Ascension GOP Roundtable

Humberto Fontova, author, columnist and sportsman, will be the keynote speaker for the Ascension GOP Roundtable sponsored by Ascension Republican Women. The Roundtable will be held on Thursday, May 20th at 11:30 a.m. at the Clarion Inn on Highway 30 in Gonzales. (11:30 to 12:00 – Meet and Greet; Noon – Meeting). Fontova was born […]