Bayou Frack-Out: The Massive Oil and Gas Disaster You've Never Heard Of: For residents in Assumption Parish, the boiling, gas-belching bayou, with its expanding toxic sinkhole and quaking earth is no longer a mystery; but there is little comfort in knowin
Belle Alliance Plantation in Assumption Parish Louisiana, east bank of Bayou Lafourche five miles out of Donaldsonville. Lost to the Kock Family shortly after
This Roman Catholic parish was started in 1830 by German immigranats. The church is known as the Assumption Grotto Church, due to the popularity of the grotto, completed in 1881, which was built as a replica of the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes in France. The church complex includes the grotto, a 1929 church, a rectory, convent, and cemetery.