GONZALES – The Arc Community Opportunities of East Ascension has officially changed its name to The Arc East Ascension and have revealed a new logo. The changes went into effect at the beginning of the March which was commemorated as Developmental Disability Awareness Month by President Ronald Reagan in 1987. The National Arc recently changed […]
HOUMA – The 16th Annual Paddle Bayou Lafourche event hosted by the Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program kicks off March 23 from Donaldsonville and ends March 26 in Lockport Participants will get a firsthand look at restoration work along the bayou, a taste of local cuisine, and entertainment every night in a campsite setting. They will […]
BATON ROUGE – Two women from Ascension Parish have been selected Esprit de Femme Award winners and will be honored at the LSU Women’s Center fifth annual Sunrise Celebration. Among those honored this year are Tanya Whitney of Sorrento and Alsie Dunbar of Gonzales who were selected amongst 30 nominations of someone who has made […]
NEW ORLEANS – Tamiko Terraz Stroud, of Donaldsonville, was presented with the 84th Class of Maids at the Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club Coronation Ball Feb. 24 at the Ernest G. Morial Convention Center. “It was a privilege to be selected as a Maid by the Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club,” Stroud said. […]
The 23rd Judicial District Bar Association is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship program. This year, the Bar Association will award a total of four (4) scholarships of $1,000.00 each to high school seniors who apply from Ascension, Assumption, and St. James Parishes. The selection of the […]
Rouses Market is holing a drawing for free groceries! See attached flyer for more details.
Attached is the flyer for the 2017 Food Festival Tuesday, March 28th.
April 1 & 2, kites of all sizes and shapes will fill the skies at the West Baton Rouge Soccer Complex in Port Allen, Louisiana. Look for the kites in the sky, located just off I-10 west of Baton Rouge, Exit #151 at Rosedale Road for the 13th Annual Kite Fest Lousiane’. “We encourage the […]
Beginning on Friday, March 10, at 9 p.m. both eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 will be closed where it intersects with US 61 in Ascension Parish near Sorrento. The lanes will be closed through Monday, March 13, at 5 a.m., weather permitting, to remove, repair and replace a section of the bridge for the westbound […]
Louisiana state employees recently reelected Curtis “Pete” Fremin to a second term as the employee representative on the Louisiana State Civil Service Commission. Louisiana Revised Statute 42:1351 et seq. provides for the election process to fill this office. Administrative procedures are provided in the Louisiana Administrative Code (LAC 40: XXVII. §101). Per the statute, the […]