Men get 16 years in prison
Guilty pleas last week in the 10th Judicial District Court resulted in prison terms for two men, Natchitoches Parish District Attorney Van Kyzar said.
Russell Tyrone Franklin, 43, of 203 West Ave...
Cane River at pool stage
Cane River Patrol Officer Betty Fuller said Saturday that the “tremendous rain”pushed Cane River to just above pool stage.
Cane River was at 98.2 MSL Saturday with water 2 inches above the spillwa...
Lady of the Bracelet
Tori Thompson of Houston won the 54th annual Miss Northwestern – Lady of the Bracelet Pageant Saturday at Northwestern State University. Thompson, a freshman secondary education major, will compete...
NSU will hold PRAXIS seminar
Northwestern State University’s College of Education and Human Development will host two PRAXIS I test preparation seminars.
The sessions will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Wednesdays, Feb. 8 and M...
Canines on the Cane
The NSU Middle Lab School Student Council is working with Natchitoches Humane Society, Hope for Paws and the Natchitoches Animal Shelter for Canines on the Cane River Saturday, March 3 on the rive...
Board to choose election supervisors
The Parish Board of Election Supervisors will meet Friday, Feb. 24 at 10 a.m. in the Clerk of Court’s Civil Office in the Natchitoches Parish Courthouse to select commissioners to serve at election...
Iditarod Sled Race
Norwela Council Boy Scouts of America had its annual Iditarod Sled Race at Garland Scout Ranch in Stonewall Jan. 27-29. Scouts from Cub Scout Pack 60, Boy Scout Troop 60 and Venturing Crew 60 parti...
Impulse Dance Theatre
Charise Humphrey, a senior from Haughton, designed the winning poster for the 20th anniversary of LSMSA’s Impulse Dance Theatre. Humphrey, a first year dance student, created the design using Pow...
Animal Control issuing pet tags
Natchitoches Animal Control will be issuing city tags for pets residing within the city limits.
As required by city ordinance, all pets must have their rabies vaccination tag and city pet tag on t...
911 siren system testing complete
The final acceptance testing is complete for Phase II of the Natchitoches Parish Emergency Warning System according to the 911 or Natchitoches Parish Communications District.
Final testing and ac...
Student of the Month
The Rotary Club recognized Hannah Lee Ward as January Student of the Month. Among her many activities at St. Mary’s are membership in Beta Club, Student Council, 4-H and National Honor Society. St....
Money for Food Bank
Provencal Jr. High School was presented a check for $500 from the Tunica Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana for collecting over 1,000 pounds of canned food items for the Food Bank of Louisiana. From left a...