Friday, May 25, 2018

News

Crime Report for May 24, 2018

  The Natchitoches Times, POB 448, Natchitoches, LA 71458 904 South Drive (Just south of the fish hatchery) 318-352-3618 318-352-3667 fax jgray@natchitochestimes.com

DOTD schedules drawdown at Iatt Lake for repair work

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that the water level in Iatt Lake will be lowered for a brief period of time...

******UPDATE******NATCHITOCHES By-Pass blocked by train

  ******A representative with Union Pacific Railroad just issued a statement at 2:25 p.m. that the issue has been resolved and the train that has...

Marthaville News 5-17-18

Monday, May 14 The Marthaville PTO and Student Council made Teacher Appreciation Week one of the very best.  Monday, the teachers were greeted with...

Natchez News 5-17-18

Monday, May 14 Tempers flared and parents are in an uproar about their kids being redirected to Cloutierville Elementary and Jr. High school from...

Old Bethel News 5-17-18

Monday, May 14 Bailey Posey and Grace Procell sang “Surrounded” at the Old Bethel service Mother’s Day.  Then Charlene Wormack sang “The Anchor Holds.” ...

Gas prices up by 4 cents per gallon

Average retail gasoline prices in Louisiana have risen 6.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.63/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey...

Bills dealing with education clear Senate floor

Bills aimed at increasing student safety and supplementing TOPS funding have passed the Senate floor and seem close to becoming law. One would require...

Felons on parole have voting rights restored

By Paul Braun and Drew White, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE--A felon voting rights bill squeaked through its final legislative hurdle on Thursday...

NATCOM: Ready to tie in

By Juanice Gray, jgray@natchitochestimes.com One of the final hurdles for completion of the Natchitoches 911 Communications Center (NATCOM) is connection to sewer and water. Architect...

Sisters sing National Anthem in House Chamber

Destinee and Zoie Britt, daughters of Cheryl Britt of Natchitoches, opened Tuesday’s session of the Louisiana House of Representatives singing the National Anthem. Rep. Terry Brown, I-Colfax,...