Monday, October 22, 2018

News

Lady Demons hurdles 2018 senior star Daeshon Gordon dies suddenly

Daeshon Gordon, who was completing studies for her undergraduate degree at Northwestern State after finishing a remarkable collegiate track and field career this spring,...

Probation and Parole issues mandatory meeting for sex offenders Halloween night

District Manager Nicole Mitchell announces the Natchitoches District Probation and Parole Office will hold a mandatory meeting Wednesday, Oct. 31 for all convicted sex...

Bobby DeBlieux memorialized in Bronze

Part 1 of a series By Juanice Gray, jgray@natchitoches-times.com A pedestal stands as a lone sentinel watching over City Park on Second Street in Natchitoches. No...

Tension among the tombstones

By Juanice Gray, jgray@natchitochestimes.com A cemetery meeting notice in Marthaville correspondent Donna Horn’s Oct. 11 article  sparked backlash from Marthaville cemetery president Rocky Gandy who...

NCHS JROTC cadets build esprit-de-corps

By Cadet Capt. Emily Nobles On Sept. 21, the seniors in the Natchitoches Central High School JROTC program spent the weekend in New Orleans to...

Top students recognized as Shining Stars

These students scored in the top 5 percent on the LEAP 2025 ELA test. They received a Shining Star Award certificate. Cloutierville: Jayda Donaho, Alexander...

Lemoine, Nowlin speak on dismissal

By Carolyn Roy, carolyn@natchitochestimes.com Words from a former employee and a motion to table an appointment to the Natchitoches Parish Tourist Commission were hot topics...

Fire District audit, roads dominate Council meeting

By Carolyn Roy, carolyn@natchitochestimes.com Most of the Parish Council meeting Monday was spent talking about roads, the audit report on Fire District No. 1, an...

Brewery, Public Works share former cotton mill site

By Juanice Gray, jgray@natchitochestimes.com Cane River Brewing Company made it official with the installation of their sign, fabricated by Bryant’s Decorative Welding, Friday, Oct. 12....

NPSO arrests for Oct. 8-15

Jason Summerlin, w/m, 48, aggravated assault with a firearm. Derek Nash, b/m, 18, FTA Brandon Alexander Lebrun, w/m, 34, domestic abuse battery, domestic abuse battery child...

Detectives searching for Texas man wanted in connection with illegal use of credit card; suspect...

Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for a Texas man with ties to the Many area of Sabine Parish wanted in connection with the...

Letter to the Editor: Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

Editors: October may be dominated by falling leaves and Halloween, but it’s also Adopt a Shelter Dog Month. Across the country, shelter dogs are looking...

Registrar issues statement on voter data privacy

Recently there has been a news article circulating regarding the voter data from 19 states being sold on the internet.    Statement:  Our priority, as we've demonstrated...

Parish President Rick Nowlin addresses dismissal of Planning and Zoning Director

SUBJECT:  PARISH DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING & ZONING ISSUED BY:  RICK NOWLIN In September 2018, the Parish Treasurer’s office presented me the results of an internal investigation...

Witch Way to Main Street: Trick-or-Treating and Costume Contest fun Halloween evening

Get your Halloween on!  Do a trial run to get ready for the big night by dressing in your costume and dress your pets...

Pumpkin Glow moves to riverbank Oct. 25

The Historic District Business Association will hold its Sixth Annual Pumpkin Glow Thursday, Oct. 25 at the rue Beauport Riverbank from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Admission...