GONZALES – Bids go out this week for suppliers of temporary buildings for the campuses of four flood-damaged schools in Ascension Parish.
ST. GABRIEL- Iberville Parish President Mitch Ourso isn’t sure how long repairs will take on Alligator Bayou Road south of Baton Rouge. Iberville and Ascension Parishes made five flood relief cuts in it during the August floods.”If we didn’t make the road cuts then I’m scared to say this water would still be in and […]
GONZALES – Students from East Ascension and St. Amant High School is letting their rivalry be heard, as they come together for a joint pep rally 2 months after the flood.Outside the Lamar Dixon Expo Center, it is not hard to tell, Ascension Parish families are still struggling. Many are still calling campers lining the […]
When Congress set aside $500 million last month in emergency aid for victims of recent flooding, Louisiana, crippled by a historic deluge in August, was promised the lion’s share. That came to pass Thursday (Oct. 13) when the federal government announced …
GONZALES — Ascension Parish debris removal contractors have collected enough post-flood trash to cover a football field with debris almost 141 feet high, or roughly the height of a 13-story building.
People recovering from recent floods in south Louisiana will receive another month of assistance in buying groceries as they try to rebuild from the floods.