The courthouse was all abuzz Wednesday morning as word spread that District 3 Councilwoman Sylvia Morrow resigned Tuesday afternoon rather than fight the City’s attempt to use the City Charter to g...
The Fire Protection District 7, 10-mill renewal tax passed with an 88 percent approval. There were 162 votes for the renewal and 22 against it.
Nurse is named Associate of the Month
Registered nurse Jeanette Tilley is Natchitoches Regional Medical Center’s September Associate of the Month. Tilley has worked in the emergency department for 1-1/2 years. Among her duties are comf...
Sites reopen after federal shutdown
The Grand Ecore Visitors Center on Red River has reopened after the government shutdown according to guide Kitt Parker. The center is open Thursday through Sunday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. for visitors...
Hunters in Bellwood having banner year
My daughter, Brenda Dubois got out of the hospital last Saturday after a weeklong stay with a bacteria infection again. She went back to her teaching job today and is doing much better. She said ...
Honor Court will shine at half time
Alayni Guidry of Duson and Cody Waagner of Kennerdell, Penn., were selected as queen and king of the 2013 Homecoming Honor Court at Northwestern State University. Guidry and Waagner are part of a 2...
Morrow’s hearing set Wednesday
A hearing on the writ of quo waranto the City filed in District Court Tuesday will be Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 9 a.m. in front of Judge Rick Harrington. The courtroom for the hearing for the hearing w...
Cane River Creole National Park reopens
Cane River Creole National Historical Park visitors can access public areas and roads immediately while facilities and other public services are brought back online. Cane River Creole National Hist...
Saturday, Oct. 19 5K and 1 mile fun run at 8 a.m. at Collins Pavilion Cycling for Sharon bicycle ride at 9:30 a.m. on Keyser Avenue N Club Hall of Fame induction 10 a.m. at Magale Recital Hall Gall...
6 apply for fire chief
The City will announce the selection of a new fire chief within the next two weeks according to Chief of Staff Edd Lee. The Fire Chief Civil Service exam was given Aug.12 and six candidates passed....