Veterans Day Poster Contest Winners Announced at Parish Council Meeting

From Left: Aubrey Odell, President’s Choice Winner; Madison Deslatte, 1st Place Winner; James Mclin, 2nd Place; Juliet Davis, 3rd Place and Reagan Rivere, Honorable Mention .
Back Row: Stacey Cooper, Joyce LaCour and Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez.

Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez and members of the Ascension Republican Women organization (ARW) announced the winners of the 5th annual Veteran’s Day Poster Contest during the parish council meeting on Nov. 20.   The contest was sponsored by AWR and the winners received their Certificates of Excellence and cash prizes. President Martinez presided over the […]

Community Christmas Celebration


  Dutchtown Baptist Church invites the community to a Community Christmas Celebration on Saturday, December 6.  Family activities will begin at 6:00 p.m. and continue throughout the evening until 8:00.   A living nativity and other family stories such as The Legend of the Candy Cane and the Crippled Lamb will be told.  Children will […]

The Creole to close for Thanksgiving Day


The Creole will be closed to give staff time with family and friends on Thursday, November 27. We will not be putting out an official edition of our daily paper, but if anything happens we will update you throughout the day.

Gonzales to hold regular Council Meeting followed by Special Meeting


A REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCILMEN OF THE CITY OF GONZALES, STATE OF LOUISIANA, TO BE HELD ON, MONDAY NOVEMBER 24, 2014 AT 5:30 P.M.AT CITY HALL AT 120 S. IRMA BLVD. Call to Order. Invocation. Pledge of Allegiance. Roll Call. Minutes of a Regular Council Meeting, held November 10, 2014. Minutes of […]

Council on Aging weekly calendar


November 24 Nutrition Education, L. Weber/Southern Ag, Gonzales 10:30 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. November 25 Bingo Sponsor, Canon Hospice, Gonzales 9:30 a.m. Yoga, Gonzales 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Bridge, Gonzales 1:00 p.m. Zumba Gold, Donaldsonville 9:00 a.m., Gonzales 10:30 a.m. Coupon […]

Donaldsonville Avenue Evening Stroll schedule of events released


The 2014 Avenue Evening Stroll in historic Donaldsonville will bring a host of activities from 5-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. Main Street Donaldsonville and the Donaldsonville DDD has compiled a schedule of events, which will be printed and available at various locations during the day. “We hope you and your loved ones enjoy this cultural […]

Notice of Upcoming Construction: LA 427 (East Baton Rouge/Ascension)


Barber Brothers Contracting Co. will begin work on LA 427 approximately from LA 42 to just past the Ascension Parish line in East Baton Rouge Parish the week of December 1st, 2014. Work will consist of milling and asphalt overlay, pavement patching, drainage, and associated work.  Contractors will be allowed to close a lane from […]

Ascension Parish Government Offices To Close For Thanksgiving


Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez announced this week all parish governmental offices and departments will be closed Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov. 28 in observance of Thanksgiving.   All parish governmental offices will resume normal business hours on Monday, Dec. 1.

Prairieville road to close for repairs


PRAIRIEVILLE – Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez has announced that Timberstone Drive in Keystone Subdivision will be closed to through traffic at its intersection with Wynstone Drive on Monday, Nov. 24 at 7 a.m. until further notice. Crews will be investigating a road foundation failure at that location. Keystone Subdivision is located south off of […]

Sorrento Town Council agenda


REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL, TOWN OF SORRENTO, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2014, 6:00 P.M., SORRENTO TOWN HALL, SORRENTO, LOUISIANA.   1.      Invocation   2.      Pledge    3.     Approve minutes of the regular meeting of the mayor and council taken Thursday, November 6, 2014   4.     Jacob Waguespack-Financial Report   5.     Ascension Parish Sheriff Contract   6.     Vote on ordinance […]