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  1. Around Ascension for July 20, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Advocate

    United Methodist Church of Gonzales will show "Camp Cool Kids," a movie that included children at Camp Istrouma as extras, at 6 p.m. Saturday in the church's Celebration Center. The public is welcome to attend.

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  2. School Tools provides supplies, uniforms to thousands of Ascension studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Advocate

    Eatel Corp. employee Melissa Lanoux stacks rolls of donated paper towels inside a school bus Friday during Volunteer Ascension School Tools corporate challenge in Gonzales. Volunteer Ascension Sherry Denig, right background, does paperwork Friday outside the school bus where suppplies were collected as part of her agency's School Tools corporate challenge in Gonzales.

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  3. Ascension Parish calendar for July 20-27, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Advocate

    BABY TIME: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ascension Parish Library, Gonzales and Dutchtown branches. Registration is required.

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  4. Ascension Parish School Superintendent commends students, faculty for new state rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Advocate

    Ascension Parish Schools Superintendent David Alexander praised students, their families and the school system's employees this week for the district's new academic ranking as the second-highest in the state. The district's state score, released last week by the state Department of Education, increased despite the August 2016 flood that closed five Ascension Parish schools and displaced 5,000 students.

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  5. Donaldsonville man indicted on molestation of juvenileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The Advocate

    Assumption sheriff's deputies arrested Terrance Dorsey, 36, on a molestation count July 10, four days after the grand jury handed up the charge, Sheriff Leland Falcon said in a statement. Assumption sheriff's detectives have been investigating Dorsey, 33354 La.

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  6. Report: Ex-LSU, NFL star Jarvis Green ignored 'Bubba' jokes, passed 'Shrimp 101' on way to thriving businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | The Advocate

    LSU's Jarvis Green knocks the ball from Florida quarterback Doug Johnson in October 1999 at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge. Almost two years after retiring from the NFL, Jarvis Green found himself back in training camp -- shrimp training camp, according to a Sporting News report .

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  7. Four booked on suspicion of DWI in East Baton Rouge between Tuesday, WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | The Advocate

    Authorities arrested at least four people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish - including one person on a fourth offense - and booked them into Parish Prison between noon Tuesday and noon Wednesday, booking records show. William Jenkins, 33, 4124 Jefferson Woods, Baton Rouge, fourth-offense DWI, reckless operation, disobeying a red light, and driver's license suspended or revoked.

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  8. Smiley: How to ward off bad luckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | The Advocate

    Kathleen found these old beliefs in Mary Anna Evans' "Floodgates" , "a wonderful mystery about New Orleans and Katrina." And some, she says, are not very cheery: "It is bad luck if you spill the salt.

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  9. Around Ascension for July 13, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | The Advocate

    It's Christmas in July when the Jolly Jingles Market sets up this weekend at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center's Trademart Building. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

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  10. Veterans present new flag to Donaldsonville Elks at annual seafood supperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | The Advocate

    Donaldsonville Elks Lodge 1153 received a new American flag from local veterans during its annual seafood supper in June. From left are Charles Breaux, Nick Porto, Leroy Plaisance, C.J. Brimmer and Exalted Ruler Rev Vega.

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  11. Donaldsonville man receives 15-year sentence in 2014 shooting; victim's family asks for leniencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | The Advocate

    A Donaldsonville man convicted in a 2014 fatal shooting during a struggle for a handgun outside a Paincourtville bar has been sentenced to 15 years in state prison after the victim's family asked for leniency, prosecutors in Assumption Parish said Thursday. Matthew Jordan III, 28, had faced up to 40 years after his April guilty plea to manslaughter in the shooting of Franky Joseph, 33. Assumption sheriff's deputies found Joseph, also of Donaldsonville, shot in his abdomen outside the Alexis Sports Bar on La.

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  12. Donaldsonville celebrates independence with music, food, fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | The Advocate

    Members of the Michael Foster Project band, from left, Justin Rendell on tenor sax, Rod Jackson on alto sax, and John Gray on trumpet play at Donaldsonville's 4th of July event Monday. Payton Cargo, left, watches as Rodney Judson, center, and Percy Cargo, right, load up the skewers for grilling at their ShishKaBob station during Donaldsonville's 4th of July event Monday.

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  13. Around Ascension for July 6, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | The Advocate

    The Lamar-Dixon Expo Center is the site of the 2017 LSU Agricultural Center 4-H and FFA State Horse Show, slated for Saturday through Wednesday. FANTASTIC FAIRY AND GNOME HOUSES: Create a little house for a fairy or gnome and a tiny snail companion: 9 a.m. Monday, Galvez.

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  14. Ascension Athletics for July 6, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | The Advocate

    Donaldsonville's All Star Team includes, front from left, Kamryn Schexnayder and Andrew Landry; middle, Aidan Hebert, Camille LeBoeuf, Donnie Sternfels, Christopher Anthens, JoJo Larvadain, Hunter Chiquet, John Robert Daigle and Evan Casso; and back, coaches Jason Casso, Timmy Chiquet and Troy LeBoeuf. Donaldsonville's All Star Team includes, front from left, Kamryn Schexnayder and Andrew Landry; middle, Aidan Hebert, Camille LeBoeuf, Donnie Sternfels, Christopher Anthens, JoJo Larvadain, Hunter Chiquet, John Robert Daigle and Evan Casso; and back, coaches Jason Casso, Timmy Chiquet and Troy LeBoeuf.

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  15. Around Ascension for June 29, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | The Advocate

    Assistance in filling out the Homeowners Flood Damage survey underway by the Restore Louisiana Program is available from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at the St. Amant High School cafetorium. Program representatives will answer questions, provide information and work directly with homeowners on a first come, first served basis.

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  16. Ascension Athletics for June 29, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | The Advocate

    Winners of the first Anything Outdoors frog rodeo, from left, are Trevor Daigle, Kevin Daigle, Johnny Dominguez, Dustin Caralier and Heath Gros. Winners of the first Anything Outdoors frog rodeo, from left, are Trevor Daigle, Kevin Daigle, Johnny Dominguez, Dustin Caralier and Heath Gros.

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  17. Food distribution planned July 11 for Donaldsonville and July 12 for GonzalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | The Advocate

    The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank, in conjunction with the Ascension Parish Health Unit, will distribute food July 11 in Donaldsonville and July 12 in Gonzales. Food will be distributed from 8 a.m. to noon July 11 at the Lemann Memorial Center, 1100 Clay St., Donaldsonville and from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. July 12 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center.

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  18. Ascension Parish Sheriff's deputies looking for three trying to break into carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | The Advocate

    The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is trying to identify three people - two with handguns - caught on surveillance video trying to break into vehicles in the Bun Hood subdivision in Donaldsonville early Monday, said Chief Deputy Bobby Webre. Investigators believe the trio also used a brick to break through the window of a residence on Woodland Drive in Donaldsonville, near the same time on Monday, Webre said.

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  19. McKinley wide receiver Josh Quiett commits to TulaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | The Advocate

    The Tulane football team picked up its fifth commitment for 2018 and fourth from Louisiana when McKinley High wide receiver Josh Quiett chose the Green Wave on Monday night. Quiett, a 6-foot-4, 220-pound two-star prospect according to Rivals.com , announced his decision on Twitter and has the size coach Willie Fritz said he was looking for after watching the success of taller receivers in his first year in the American Athletic Conference.

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  20. Hall of Fame induction is a career achievement, but LSU's D-D Breaux is still seeking moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | The Advocate

    An SEC title, a second-place finish at the NCAA Championships and now she's being inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame. All are crowning achievements that stand out in the Donaldsonville's native's 40-year LSU career.

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