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Ascension Parish targets unsightly properties with new raft of lawsuits

GONZALES — Ascension Parish government is targeting messy property owners with lawsuits aimed at forcing them to clean up.  Read more

Ascension voters to decide on new property tax for animal shelter

GONZALES — Ascension Parish voters will be asked at the end of the year to consider a 1-mill property tax to finance animal shelter and ani… Read more

Preparations ongoing for coming closure of Bluff Road overpass in northern Ascension

GONZALES — Ascension Parish authorities are bracing for a possible traffic headache when the state closes the Bluff Road overpass across In… Read more

East Baton Rouge landowner wants compensation for losses from emergency flood relief steps in 2016

An East Baton Rouge Parish landowner wants Ascension and Iberville parishes to compensate him for losses he says he incurred as a result of… Read more

Dutchtown graduates take the field

Dutchtown High School's Class of 2018 graduated May 9 during a ceremony in Griffin Stadium. Read more