What's your line?
Old pictures or paintings of ancestors are prized for a number of things, which include seeing possible resemblances to any of their descendants now living.
For those who would like to know what ...
NSU graduate shoots to stardom
NSU alumnus Terry Lavell remembers attending several workshops when he was a theatre and dance student. Working professionals from around the country would share knowledge and techniques with stude...
Who was your Teenage heartthrob?
Pop sensation Justin Bieber won top new artist, digital artist of the year and fan favorite at the Billboard Music Awards last Sunday at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
No doubt "Biebe...
Create a summer outdoor exercise plan
It’s hot, it’s humid, it’s bathing suit season. Most of us probably let out a groan when we pulled out last year’s swimsuit and realized it’s time to show off our thighs and stomachs once again....
What's Your Line?
Following the advent of Asbury, there was a proliferation of United Methodist churches in Natchitoches Parish. Among the other early churches that emerged and later consolidated into Asbury were ...
Digital Dependence: Talking vs texting
"Sup? Idk if u r busy 2nite but WUWH. C u L8tr." Translation- "What's up? I don't know if you are busy tonight, but I wish you were here. See you later." These types of text messages have lo...
It’s All About Thyme
Thyme is a wonderful herb you can grow in your garden. It is an aromatic ground cover that can be grown in a sunny, dry location. Your soil needs to be well drained. There are several varieties to ...
Black Lake dedicates historical marker
A historical marker honoring Marie Theresa de la Grande Terre, a member of the Chitimacha Indian Tribe, was placed at the junction of La. Hwy. 9 and Hart Road at the entrance of the Black Lake comm...
What's Your Line?
I have often felt very lucky that I’ve had several ancestors whose descendants took the time to write a book about them. One of my first exposures to such a book was on my 16th Christmas when, ins...