EA/STA Steak & Beans Social

This year, for the first time ever,  both sides had the good fortune of eating steak. Due to Covid, there was no event last year. The Spartans won the game and the Gators won the game this year. Bret Hughes is the EA captain and Fritz Englade is the STA captain. The event was highlighted […]

Remembering Myra

The Gonzales Garden Club recently lost a pillar of their membership. Myra Mire’s obituary began “Palmyra ‘Myra’ Savoy Mire, a native of St. Amant and resident of Gonzales, entered eternal rest on February 19, 2022 at the age of 90.”  She was in the Gonzales Garden Club for 33 years.  She served as club president […]

Business Then Pleasure

Since annual flower show is deferred until next year, the Gonzales Garden Club gathered for a business meeting, lunch and a garden tour.  The April 6 meeting centered around committee reports about the ongoing projects of Jambalaya Park beautification, the plant sale and live oak registration.   Vice President Mary Jo Pohlig reported on preparations […]

Do I Still Need an Estate Plan?

In March of 2012, I wrote an article for Ascension Magazine entitled “Do I Need an Estate Plan?” Some of you reading this right now might have read that article a decade ago. (And if you did, have you done your planning yet?) This month, we are going to revisit that article with a few […]

East Ascension Rotary – Mardi Gras 2022

Each year the East Ascension Rotary club gives back to the community in a  major way by hosting a Mardi Gras Ball fundraiser.  This year was no exception.  In fact, preliminary figures place it as one of the best ever. The Mardi Gras Ball is a catered event with an outstanding band. The band of choice is The […]

Everyday Life In The Outdoors

     With my muzzleloader in hand, I gently focused my attention to the rustle of leaves to the west of me. I then noticed two very young deer passing my location. One was still spotted and the other evidently had just lost its spots. As they scampered off into the palmetto thicket, I began to wonder […]

The Hospice of Baton Rouge – The First. The Only. The Most Trusted.

For 38 years, The Hospice of Baton Rouge has garnered a reputation of being the most trusted choice among families in Baton Rouge and surrounding communities for hospice and palliative Care services. The organization was formed out of the dream of Mr. Don Berlin, Dr. David Lion, and Dr. David Kahn. Mr. Berlin and Dr. […]