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Ascension raises sewer fees, puts new...

Until now, plans to build a regional sewer system were just talk in Ascension Parish. Decades went by without action...

posted on: Oct 30, 2013

Assessor says aerial mapping of prope...

M.J. “Mert” Smiley Jr. made a pledge to voters that their property taxes would be fair and equitable when he ran for...

Assessor says aerial mapping of properties could create $8M in revenue
posted on: Sep 5, 2013

Growing pains at issue for residents ...

As Ascension Parish grows, so goes the theory, so does the expanse of suburbia between the capital city and the Big...

Growing pains at issue for residents near Gonzales’ newly acquired southeast corner
posted on: Aug 29, 2013

Despite tragic accidents, industrial ...

Before the two plant explosions that claimed three lives and injured more than 100 workers last month, the growth and...

Despite tragic accidents, industrial growth surges forward in Ascension Parish
posted on: Jul 9, 2013