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A report released last week showed the Baton Rouge area has some of the most deteriorated roads in the country that costs drivers hundreds of dollars a year in additional vehicle operating costs. T...
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School board meetings scheduled Tuesday, Thursday
The Natchitoches Parish School Board committee meeting will be Tuesday, Aug. 4 at 5 p.m. at the school board office. The board meting will be Thursday, Aug. 6 at 5 p.m. Agenda items include: •Updat...
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New junior high faculty commit to excellence
With a clean slate and a fresh coat of paint, the halls of the Natchitoches Central Jr. High School await 400 students when school starts Aug. 10. The school’s motto is a “Collaborative Commitment ...
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Hay fire breaks out in Provencal
Saturday morning Natchitoches Parish Fire District 4 put out a roll of hay that caught fire in a field three-fourths of a mile south of Provencal on LA 117. The roll caught fire when a stationary s...
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George L. Parks Elementary School: Supply List
Pre-K: 1 red and blue rest mat with child’s name on it 1 child sized blanket or towel 1 Backpack (mesh or clear) 1 large box Kleenex 1 bottle liquid hand soap 1 two inch three ring binder Kindergar...
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Police Chief lists reasons to dial 911
Title: When Should I Dial ‘911’ The Natchitoches Police Dept. has provided information entitled “When Should I Dial 911?” Police Chief Micky Dove says, “You should only dial ‘911’ in an emergency.”...
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Cane River Creole NHP is an field trip destination
School begins Aug. 10. Before teachers, scout leaders, and home-schoolers arrange field trips, Cane River Creole National Historic Park suggests taking a moment to consider one of Cane River’s plan...
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Parish Special Education Department provides Professional Development
The Natchitoches Parish Special Education Department provided Professional Development July 27-30 at the Natchitoches Parish School Board’s Media Center. Participants included special educators, pr...
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Citizens for Democratic Action submit meeting minutes
Harold Bayonne, president of the Citizens for Democratic Action (CDA) submitted the following minutes from the June 26 meeting. Rev. Ronnie Williams gave the invocation. Guests were Mayor Lee Posey...
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School Events
Lakeview Jr./Sr. High School will host Gator nation Registration Tuesday, Aug. 4 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the school’s gymnasium. Students can complete registration forms, get lockers, learn schedu...
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Snake bites Robeline man
A 60-year-old Robeline man is in stable condition at the Natchitoches Regional Medical Center after he was bitten by a snake July 25 at 1:50 p.m., according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Off...
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Be the match: Save a life
LifeShare Blood Centers’ Marrow Donor Program Director Brian Allison, at left, is the North Louisiana representative for Be The Match, which partners with LifeShare Blood Centers to register stem c...
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Les Amies donates to St. Jude's
On behalf of Les Amies, Sonja Rollo presented a donation to St. Jude’s in honor of her son, Wes. The proceeds were raised by The Les Amies Ann Williams Brittain Butterfly Release. 
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Golf cart crash kills Natchitoches man
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies and the Natchitoches Parish Coroner’s Office are investigating a golf cart crash that claimed the life of a 22-year-old Natchitoches man Saturday, July 25 at ...
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Area projects move forward despite delays
Projects in the Parish gear up for construction to begin, while unforeseen factors put others on hold. An early projection for the Cane River Pumping System’s operational date was 2014, but delays ...
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Hog trapping combats increasing populations
From Oct. 1, 2014 to June 30, 969 feral hogs were trapped in the Parish. Aerial gunning in March accounted for 583. The Natural Resources Conversation Service (NRCS), the Natchitoches Soil and Wate...
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Town Hall meeting recognizes teacher and students
Gubernattorial candidate John Bel Edwards and Rep. Kenny Cox held a Town Hall meeting July 9 at the Natchitoches Arts Center. Everett Demery led the crowd in prayer and Ed Ward welcomed everyone to...
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Refelctions
My deep love for white sand beaches along blue ocean waters began as a kid when our family visited aunts, uncles and cousins that lived in the Florida Panhandle near Pensacola Beach. Blissful trips...
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Bookmobile Schedule: July 27-29
Ashland: City Hall: Wednesday, July 29 from 9:30–11:30 a.m. Bermuda: Waterworks District #2: Monday, July 27 from 11:30 a.m.–noon Black Lake: Our Lady of the Rosary Church: Wednesday, July 29 from ...
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Tree set on fore by lightning strike
Will Dowden, a Natchitoches Fire District 4 firefighter, extinguishes a tree that caught on fire after it was hit by lightning July 12 in Kisatchie National Forest. Dowden said never underestimate ...
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