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Girl Scouts Louisiana East 2016 Cookie Results

Girl Scouts have completed, yet another successful product sale during this year’s Cookie Program, selling over 1 million boxes of cookies in the council’s 23-parish territory, with the girls averaging 162 boxes each. The program continues to forge a prosperous path for young girls to develop leadership and business skills, according to Chief Customer Experience […]

Donaldsonville Food Commodity Program Sign Up Underway

Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa announced pre-registration for the Donaldsonville Food Commodity Program’s next distribution cycle is Monday through Thursday, from 9 a.m. till 11 a.m., and 1 p.m. till 3 p.m., at the Parish President’s Office West, 300 Houmas St. Pre-registration will end on July 12, 2016. Residents must bring a valid ID, proof […]

9th Annual Parish-Wide Luncheon on Women’s Health

The Woman’s Advisory Council of St. Elizabeth Hospital invites you to the 9th Annual Parish-Wide Luncheon on Woman’s Heath Wednesday May 11, 2016 from 12pm to 1:00pm. Ticket purchase is required. Flyer is attached for all who are interested!

Cyclists riding from Houston to New Orleans for Red Cross

More than 55 cyclists riding from Houston to New Orleans starting Sunday are raising awareness and money for the American Red Cross along the disaster-prone Gulf Coast, weeks after floods have destroyed and damaged homes across the area. The 537-mile adventure in six days (May 1-6) takes cyclists past desolate coastal beauty, storm-damaged property, swamps […]

Notice of Cancellation and Change for Recreation Department Meeting

Notice of Cancellation for the Recreation Committee Meeting Tuesday, May 10th at 6:00pm at the Courthouse Annex Building. The Recreation Committee Meeting has been rescheduled to Wednesday, May 18th at 6:00pm at the Courthouse Annex – Council Meeting Room. 828 South Irma Blvd, 2nd floor, Gonzales, Louisiana.  

Town of Sorrento Regular Meeting of the Mayor and Council

Regular meeting of the mayor and council will be held in the town of Sorrento Tuesday, May 3rd 2016, at 6:00pm. This meeting will be at the Sorrento town hall in Sorrento, Louisiana. Agenda 1.      Invocation 2.      Pledge 3.     Approve minutes of the regular meeting of the mayor and council taken Tuesday, April 19, 2016. […]

Shanna Forrestall of LA Film Resources to Host a “Social Media Strategy for Key Talent” Workshop

With modern actors, musicians and performers increasingly reliant on social media strategy to make it simple for decision makers in film, television and music to “discover” them for future projects, social media strategy is an absolute necessity for producers and directors to discover Louisiana’s next great star. Shanna Forrestall, an Ascension Parish local and 10+ […]

Ascension Parish School Board Meetings Proposed Agendas

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING/MEETING   A public hearing will be held as follows: DATE:                    Tuesday, May 3, 2016 TIME:                    6:30 PM PLACE:                  1100 Webster Street in Donaldsonville, Louisiana 70346 Consider the Adoption of 2016 Millage Rates Consider Setting Forth the 2016 Millage Rates and Rolling Forward to Millage Rates Not to Exceed the […]

President Kenny Matassa Hosts National Day of Prayer Event

Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa will host the 7th Annual National Day of Prayer Event at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center on Thursday, May 5th. Across the United States, communities will gather in remembrance and celebration of our many blessings. The public is invited to lunch at 11:30am, followed by the program at noon. “It is […]

Ascension Parish Strategic Planning Committee Meeting Agenda

TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016 6:00 PM 828 S. Irma Blvd, 2nd Floor, Gonzales, La                                                          AGENDA (1)Call to Order/Invocation and Pledge (2)Roll Call (3)Public Comment Period (4)Approval of […]