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Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Puppies Of saint gabriel, LA Need You!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near saint gabriel.
Taste of America in Gonzales: 4 Traditional Dishes to Fall in Love With
In this article, we explore four traditional American cuisines found in Gonzales. Have you had the chance to try any of these dishes yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
'Elf' movie night scheduled for Dec. 9 in Gonzales: Around Ascension Parish
Join Volunteer Ascension for its annual Christmas movie night, set for Dec. 9 at Jambalaya Park Amphitheater in Gonzales. Sponsored by BASF, the free event is open to families of all ages and will feature a showing of the 2003 holiday hit movie "Elf," which stars Will Ferrell. It will...
Unveiling Carville's Legacy: The National Hansen's Disease Museum's Story of Hope and Healing
In the tranquil town of Carville, Louisiana, the National Hansen's Disease Museum stands as a unique beacon of hope, chronicling the journey of those affected by leprosy. As the sole U.S. institution dedicated to the history of this disease, the museum provides an unparalleled window into the medical and personal struggles faced by Carville's leprosy patients. Established in 1894 as a leprosarium, Carville was a sanctuary for those forced into isolation, becoming a breeding ground for medical breakthroughs and a close-knit community of resilience.
Customers are ready to shop at Tanger Outlets in Gonzales
Deals will last throughout the weekend.
White Castle's Sloppy Joe Sliders And Mac & Cheese Nibblers Are Back
White Castle's Sloppy Joe Sliders are back, as are its Mac & Cheese Nibblers. Here's when and how to get them before they leave on February 4.
Preserving Heritage: The River Road African American Museum's Journey of Remembrance
In the historic city of Donaldsonville, Louisiana, the River Road African American Museum (RRAAM) stands out as a significant cultural institution dedicated to preserving the history and culture of African Americans in the Mississippi River region. Since its inception in 1994 by founder Kathe Hambrick, RRAAM has become one of the oldest and most prestigious African American museums in the nation. Its mission is to shed light on the stories of resilience and contribution of both enslaved and free African Americans who have shaped the River Road region's history, including Pierre Caliste Landry, the first African American mayor in the United States.
Black Friday shopping in full swing
The Tanger Outlet Mall in Gonzales will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Black Friday.
The Spirits of Houmas House: Echoes from a Southern Legacy
Nestled along the Mississippi River, Houmas House Plantation stands as a monument to the South's complex past and its haunting present. A short journey from Brittany brings visitors to this grand Classical Revival Mansion, once a thriving sugar empire. The estate's history is rich with tales of wealth and sorrow, the latter echoing in the experiences of those who claim to have encountered its resident ghosts. From the faint sounds of historical duels to the sightings of spectral figures, the spirits of Houmas House seem to insist on being remembered.
Family-owned NOËL distillery gives tequila Louisiana flair, pays homage to father's roots
What started with a hobby and a homemade still has grown into a family-run business — and is bringing a Louisiana tequila to shelves across the state. NOËL Family Distillery, a Donaldsonville distillery founded by former University of Louisiana at Lafayette basketball player Natalie Noel and her dad, Chip Noel, is one of the newest local distillers to pop up in Louisiana and is the first to offer its own brand of tequila. While the tequila is made in Jalisco, Mexico — a requirement to bear the name “tequila” — the family has put a Louisiana twist on the spirit.
See how a Louisiana 90-year-old and his family make sugar cane syrup the old-fashioned way
It’s a cloudy, gray Saturday morning in November and the Schexnayders are gathered in a shed on their farm in White Castle, watching sugar cane juice bubble away in a large, cast iron cauldron. The caramel-colored foam froths to the surface and Harold Schexnayder, who is 90 years old,...
BLACK FRIDAY ADS - See them here
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Are you looking to get a head start on your Black Friday shopping?. This website has a link to the Black Friday ads for many of the most popular retailers: BlackFriday.com. The Tanger Outlet Mall in Gonzales will be open from 6 a.m. to 9...
Exploring the Legacy of Houmas House Plantation and Gardens: A Journey Through Louisiana's Sugar Empire
Nestled along the winding Mississippi River, the Houmas House Plantation and Gardens beckons visitors to delve into the heart of Burnside's agricultural heritage. Originating in the late 1700s, the plantation's history intertwines with the indigenous Houma people and the enterprising 'Sugar Barons' who later dominated the region's sugar industry. The iconic Greek Revival mansion, framed by its majestic Doric columns, stands as a symbol of the wealth and transformation that sugar brought to Louisiana.
Santa visits Tanger Outlets for holiday gathering
Santa visited Tanger Outlets in Gonzales on Nov. 11 for the mall's annual tree lighting ceremony. Gymnast KJ Johnson was on hand for photos and children could take part in games and activities.
Thursday Kickboxing classes at Haven of Ascension (beginning December 7)
We are excited to introduce an exhilarating new opportunity to kickstart your fitness journey into 2024! Join us every Thursday, starting December 7 for Kickboxing with Haven of Ascension’s talented Fitness Trainer, Melisha Stallard. From 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM, you’ll have the chance to master the art of self-defense through the dynamic techniques of kickboxing.
LA sorrento's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around sorrento.
Jason Aldean, Kid Rock among country music stars coming to Gonzales festival
The new music festival is planning to bring country music to seven small towns across America this spring, and Gonzales, La., has been picked as one of the lucky seven.
Plaquemine Bank and Trust 'Art Alert' winners announced at reception
Plaquemine Bank and Trust Company hosted its 35th annual "Art Alert" Art Show Nov. 8. It was open to all natives and current residents of Iberville and West Baton Rouge parishes. Total entries submitted for display in 2022 totaled 202, with a limit of two entries per artist in all categories.
Cara's House seeking foster families for 'holiday sleepovers'
SORRENTO - Cara's House, the primary animal shelter serving Ascension Parish, is seeking families to host homeless pets over Thanksgiving weekend. The holiday "sleepover" is meant to ease the strain on the facility while providing a more welcoming environment for animals in need. "This program gives pets a break from...