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N.O. murder suspect arrested in Ascension Parish
A man suspected in a New Orleans murder was arrested Thursday in Ascension Parish after he led police on a vehicular and foot chase.
Ascension officials eye park and recreation upgrades
Ascension Parish officials say they will unveil a plan later this week to spend $20 million to $25 million upgrading recreational facilities on the parish's fast-growing east bank.
Advocate staff photo by Patrick Dennis -- Sorrento Police Chief Earl...
The Town Council accepted the resignation of two town police officers Tuesday but postponed action on the layoffs of two other police officers and four unpaid reserve officers so council members can make sure proper legal procedures are followed.
Sorrento still ticking two weeks without police
It's been two weeks since police have patrolled Sorrento's streets, but not much has changed except the name on the side of the law enforcement vehicles.
Corps confirms its preference for St. John Parish east bank levee alignment
St. John Parish would get a levee -- but St. James would not -- under the Army Corps of Engineers' plan to protect east bank communities from hurricane storm surge.
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Scout encourages pet adoption and donating to animal shelter
A boy scout is holding an event to raise awareness about pet adoptions and collect supplies for the Ascension Parish Animal Shelter.
Developera s bankruptcy filing impacts Ascension agencies
Renaissance Orange Grove LLC, developer of the unfinished Orange Grove subdivision in Ascension Parish, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
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Local businesses reap benefits from LSU, Saints winning
One of Louisiana's best keep secrets is located right off the interstate in Sorrento.
Petition filed to recall Sorrento Mayor Mike Lambert
Two Sorrento residents filed a recall petition Friday against Mayor Mike Lambert, the second recall effort of a town official launched this week.
Sorrento residents planning two recalls
After a council meeting that left the town without a functioning police department and granted the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office the right to patrol the town, two elected officials will face a possible recall.