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Effective: July 29, 2015 at 10:52amExpires: July 30, 2015 at 4:52pmTarget Area: Ascension

Ascension Senior Citizen Soc Hop Scheduled For July 31

Ascension Parish

GONZALES – Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez announced today the next Ascension Senior Citizen Soc Hop is scheduled for Friday, July 31. The event will take place at the Ascension Gym located at Lamar-Dixon Expo Center from noon until 3 p.m. Lunch will be served at noon followed by live music from 1 p.m. till […]

Ascension 4-Her’s Go to Summer Camp

Students at their first Camp assembly.

Every year 4-6 grade 4-H members anticipate the week they will get to spend at Summer Camp. This year Ascension Parish 4-Her’s will be at departing for camp on July 27th and returning on July 31st to LSU AgCenter’s Ascension Extension Office. Summer Camp is held at Camp Grand Walker in Pollock, Louisiana. Students will […]

Knights of Columbus to honor firefighters with banquet July 29


GONZALES – Several Knights of Columbus Councils will join in honoring local and junior firefighters during a banquet at the KC Hall on Black Bayou Road Wednesday, July 29. The councils include St. Theresa, Father Clement, St. Mark and St. John. “Each year they take time out of their busy schedules to make sure our […]

Free “Ask A Lawyer” Sessions

Ascension Parish Library

Take advantage of Ask A Lawyer sessions, free and individual counseling sessions to be held at the Ascension Parish Library in Gonzales on Monday, August 10, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Area attorneys will be available for one-on-one 15-minute sessions for legal advice on a first-come, first-served basis offered by the Pro Bono Project of […]



BATON ROUGE —  College students looking to rent space before school starts may not have time to sign up for “Apartment Renting 101,”  but they should find time to read Attorney General James D. “Buddy” Caldwell’s consumer guide on navigating Louisiana’s landlord and tenant laws. Attorney General Caldwell said his office often receives questions and […]

Teen Book Club at the Library!


Whether you’re a fan of Lauren Oliver, Scott Westerfeld, Suzanne Collins, James Patterson, or one of the other zillion authors in the world. . . if you like to read, and if you like to talk about the books that you read, then you should check out Ascension Parish Library’s Teen Book Club. You’re not […]

Billy Clark & Ricky Babin elected as a member of the LDAA Board of Directors


The Louisiana District Attorneys Association has announced that Billy Clark  has been elected as a member of the LDAA Board of Directors. Mr. Clark is an Investigator for the District Attorney’s office in the 23rd  Judicial District of Louisiana in Ascension Parish, and is the President of the District Attorneys Investigators Section. The Louisiana District […]

LoveAcadiana.org sets up fund for victims of Lafayette Shooting


The LoveAcadiana.org group has setup the Grande Theatre Benefit Fund to benefit the victims of the Lafayette shooting that occurred on July 23, 2015. Below is a link to the organization’s website and how to donate to the fund.   We are deeply grieved by the events that took place on July 23, 2015 at […]

Ascension Council on Aging Weekly Calendar Updates (July 27-July 31)


July 27 Nutrition Ed Updates, Southern Ag./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. July 28 Songs & Fun, New Century Hospice/Roxanne Cookie Bake, Life Source / T. Kaaiuhue, Gonzales 10:00 a.m. Yoga, Gonzales 8:15 a.m. […]

Lost in the 50’s Fundraiser for Friends of Scouting, August 15th


Come on out and ready to dance on Saturday, August 15th, 2015, 6pm til 10pm! The theme is Lost in the 50’s! Come dressed to impress in your 50’s best! Call 225.907.5052 to buy a ticket. The cost is $100 per couple! Cashio’s 360 Catering & Venue 13521 Hwy 44 Gonzales, LA 70737 Cashio’s Phone: 225-647-9247 […]