Parish President Proclaims 'Taste of Ascension' Celebration

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Shown from left to right, first row: Kylie Gravois, Tina Bouchereau, Tracy Browning, Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez, Randall Lejeune, Anita Cann and Parish Councilwoman Teri Casso. Second row from left: Parish Councilman Todd Lambert and Parish Councilman Bryan Melancon. Third row, from left: Parish Councilman Oliver Joseph, Parish Councilman Daniel “Doc” Satterlee, Parish Council Chairman Randy Clouatre, Parish Councilman Chris Loar, Parish Councilman Kent Schexnaydre and Parish Councilman Benny Johnson.

Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez proclaimed July 13-26, 2015 as “Taste of Ascension” Celebration in Ascension Parish. President Martinez read the proclamation aloud at the July 2 Parish Council meeting in Donaldsonville. Tracy Browning, director of the Ascension Parish Tourism Commission, along with staff members and board members, announced the upcoming “Taste of Ascension” event that spotlights the restaurants across the parish. Browning said special menus will be available during the two-week celebration. For more information about participating restaurants, menus and special menu items, visit