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  1. Brennan SimoneauxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... arrest for a year. According to Louisiana State Police, the deadly crash happened on LA 1 near LA 405 in Donaldsonville on July 14, 2016. Troopers reported he was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Silverado and tried to go around a vehicle to pass it. ...

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  2. St. Amant man sentenced to year of house arrest for fatal July 2016 crash outside DonaldsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | The Advocate

    A St. Amant man will serve one year in home incarceration after pleading guilty to two counts of negligent homicide in a July 2016 crash outside Donaldsonville that killed two women. State Judge Jason Verdigets sentenced Brennen Simoneaux, 22, Monday at the Parish Courthouse Annex in Gonzales after entering the plea in an agreement with prosecutors.

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  3. Baton Rouge General gets early nod for neighborhood hospital, emergency room in Ascension ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The Advocate

    ... Hospital, which is owned by a rival hospital corporation, is in Gonzales. Prevost Memorial Hospital is in Donaldsonville, across the Mississippi River. Just 13 months earlier, amid major traffic concerns for La. 73, the same commission had ...

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  4. Auditors: Strong sales taxes continue to boost Ascension government reservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | The Advocate

    ... received about $7.3 million in reimbursements. LeJeune made his comments Aug. 3 at the Parish Courthouse in Donaldsonville as he reviewed the 2016 audit for the council. While the audit detailed the parish's strong financial status, it also ...

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  5. Smiley: Send the Maoris some spicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | The Advocate

    ... hot spring for 20 seconds! Kenny Blanchard says, "Some 40 years ago, I started working at a major plant in Donaldsonville. A lot of the employees there were from Arkansas. "The first time I called a simple water hose a 'hose pipe' I was nearly ...

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  6. Deputies arrest alleged maintenance worker suspected of breaking into homes and stealing medsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 6 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Chief Deputy Bobby Webre with APSO said deputies were called out to Memorial Drive in Donaldsonville early Sunday morning to investigate two reported home burglaries. He said both victims reportedly told investigators some of their meds were missing and that a screen was missing from a window.

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  7. Baseball cap helps lead deputies to suspect in Donaldsonville burglaries, Sheriff's Office saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | The Advocate

    A lost baseball hat helped lead Ascension Parish deputies to a maintenance man accused in two residential burglaries in Donaldsonville. Thomas Conley, 26, of 180 1/2 Latino Drive in Donaldsonville, was booked with two counts of simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling, possession of a legend drug, and possession of schedule IV CDS.

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  8. Ascension government plans for drone to eye drainage blockages on parish's west bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | The Advocate

    ... public works director, announced the plans last week to the West Ascension drainage district board in Donaldsonville as part of his plans to estimate the cost of a major clean-out of area waterways. Several contractors had declined recently to give ...

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  9. Ascension Parish Council begins to live stream meetings on YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | The Advocate

    Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa, center left, holds a proclamation with parish grants officer Martha Collins, center right, as council members line up behind them Thursday at the Parish Courthouse in Donaldsonville. They were posing for photographs and video taken by the administration's paid staff at the meeting.

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  10. Iberville Parish man killed in crash outside DonaldsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | The Advocate

    ... said. Ronald Dimm, 76, failed to yield for a stop sign at the intersection of La. 70 and La. 3120 outside Donaldsonville around 10 a.m., troopers said in a news release Friday. Troopers said they are investigating why Dimm, who was headed south on ...

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  11. Young Donaldsonville man creates new line of fragrances, cosmeticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    An unexpected business fell into the hands of 21-year-old Korionte Bell. Just eight months ago, Bell started mixing oils, butter, and extracts to freshen up his home in Donaldsonville.

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  12. Around Ascension for Aug. 3, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | The Advocate

    ... United Methodist Church, 3209 S. St. Landry Ave., Gonzales. The theme is "Kindling New Fires of Hope." The Donaldsonville arts, crafts and farmers market is set from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Louisiana Square. Rewind performs from 6 p.m. ...

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  13. Donaldsonville students get a refresher course to prepare for new school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | The Advocate

    Retired paraprofessional Alicia Jones shows Blake Chatman, 4, how to hold a pencil during the cit of Donaldsonville Refresher Program at the Lemann Memorial Center. Students met July 24 through Friday in the evening for lessons in reading, writing and math.

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  14. Gov. Edwards Announces Boards and Commissions AppointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | The Advocate

    ... for acquiring, constructing, maintaining and operating Louisiana Regional Airport. Spencer T. Harvey , of Donaldsonville, was appointed to the Atchafalaya Basin Levee District. Harvey is the public works director for Donaldsonville and will serve as ...

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  15. St. Amant High principal honored as state Principal of the Year semifinalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 2 | The Advocate

    ... is another way to validate the good things happening at St. Amant," Edwards said. She was born and raised in Donaldsonville as Mia Griffin, coming from a family with a long history of service and leadership in the community. She graduated from ...

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  16. Donaldsonville High's new library ready for the new school year:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by ELLYN COUVILLION - At the ribbon cutting of Donaldsonville High's new library on Tuesday, officials present included, on the front row, from left: John Murphy and Pat Russo, School Board members; Principal Marvin Evans; Robyn Penn Delaney, School Board member; Juanita Morgan, former assistant vice-principal, and Taft Kleinpeter and Kerry Diez, School Board members. Advocate staff photo by ELLYN COUVILLION - Donaldsonville High Principal Marvin Evans speaks Tuesday at the ribbon cutting for the school's new library addition.

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  17. Donaldsonville woman arrested after argument leads to shooting, Ascension deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | The Advocate

    Ascension Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a Donaldsonville woman on allegations she shot another woman in the face during an argument earlier this week. Andrea Jackson, 49, 302 Claiborne St., Donaldsonville, was arrested Tuesday on counts of attempted second-degree murder and illegal use of weapons, Sheriff's Chief Deputy Bobby Webre said in a statement.

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  18. Louisiana State Police: Donaldsonville man killed in Burnside crash WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | The Advocate

    Louisiana State Police identified the Donaldsonville man who was killed Wednesday morning after he was ejected from his vehicle in a crash on La. 22. Andrew Jones Jr., 36, was driving east on La.

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  19. Smiley: Creative ways to save moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | The Advocate

    I don't normally offer financial advice, but these ideas from J.B. Castagnos, of Donaldsonville, are just too good to keep to myself: "An old friend of mine who is no longer with us used to tell about being in the barber shop. The person in front of him got a shave and haircut, and when finished told the barber he would have to come back and pay him - didn't have the money right now.

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  20. In new coastal laboratory, huge model shows 14,000 square miles of south LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | NOLA.com

    What does it take to recreate 14,000 square miles of southeast Louisiana in 10,800 square feet? Something approaching $18 million. That's how much money the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority is spending on a new laboratory and education building featuring a scaled model of the Mississippi River between Donaldsonville and the Gulf of Mexico .

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