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Donaldsonville Rotary Club hosts annual Senior Citizen Christmas Luncheon Dec. 3

DONALDSONVILLE – The Donaldsonville Rotary Club will host its annual Senior Citizen Christmas Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 3 beginning at noon at Palazzo Bernardo located at 2244 Highway 3120. “It’s that time of year again for us to show our appreciation to the senior citizens in our community,” a spokesperson said. “It is our goal […]

ACOA Weekly Calendar Updates (November 30th – December 4th)

November 30 Nutrition Updates, Southern Ag Center, L. Weber – Donaldsonville 11:00 a.m. Fast Exercise, Donaldsonville 9:30 a.m., Gonzales 10:45 a.m. Beading Club, Gonzales 9:00 a.m., Donaldsonville 10:30 a.m. Bourre’ Card Group, Donaldsonville 10:30 a.m. December 1 Hearing Checks, Brown’s Hearing Center, Gonzales 10:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. Yoga, Gonzales 8:15 a.m. & 9:15 a.m. Bridge […]

Teens Make Your Own Snow Globe

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! Teens, come to Ascension Parish Library and make your own snow globe. We will have everything you need to make a tiny winter wonderland. Join us in Donaldsonville on Saturday, December 5 at 9:30 AM, in Galvez on Tuesday, December 8 at 6 PM, in Dutchtown […]

Carols in the Courtyard

Even though the 12 Days of Christmas refers to the days after Christmas, the Ascension Parish Library in Gonzales will be celebrating a little early.  So no matter what your true love gives to you this season, join us on Tuesday, December 8th at 6:30 p.m. for our annual Carols in the Courtyard. We’ll sing […]

Leadership Ascension Group to Build Community Park in Donaldsonville

Donaldsonville, La. – A Leadership Ascension project team, Healthy Spaces for West Bank Faces, plans to build a community park in Donaldsonville this spring.  The park, located at the old Lowery Middle School site now owned by The Church of Donaldsonville, will include a playground designed by LSU Engineering students based on drawings and input […]

DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during Thanksgiving holiday

BATON ROUGE, La. – Today, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development reminds motorists to use caution when traveling on the roadways during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend (Thursday, Nov. 26 through Sunday, Nov. 29). DOTD Secretary Sherri LeBas announced that all oversize and overweight vehicles traveling on state highways will be prohibited beginning Thursday, Nov. […]

Allison Hudson receives prestigious Xavier University alumni award

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer, Allison B. Hudson, was recently selected as one of Xavier University of Louisiana’s Top 40 under 40 Young Alumni Awards for her accomplishments in the Ascension Parish community. Xavier University’s Top 40 under 40 Awards recognize outstanding professionals under the age of 40 for their contributions to their […]

Tips for Safe Shopping on Cyber Monday

BATON ROUGE—Cyber Monday, the Monday after Thanksgiving when online retailers offer exclusive promotions, is gaining momentum every year as shoppers forego Thanksgiving and Black Friday deals and turn to the convenience of online shopping. Unfortunately, not all advertised deals are what they claim to be, and some websites may be phony or tools for scammers […]

Ascension Parish Government Offices To Close For Thanksgiving

GONZALES – Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez announced this week all parish governmental offices and departments will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 in observance of Thanksgiving. All parish governmental offices will resume normal business hours on Monday, Nov. 30.  

Santa Claus is coming to St. Amant

Santa Claus will be arriving at the St. Amant Fire Dept. on Stringer Bridge Road December 14 – 18, 2015, From 6pm – 8pm To All Santa’s Children: Hi my little boys & girls,  I will be at the St. Amant Fire Department waiting on you. We will be taking Photos & enjoying Milk & […]