Edition Button
Natchitoches Times Logo
Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Area News
Police jury will do final maintenance projects in 6 areas
As part of its final action as a governing body, the police jury voted to spend approximately $1 million on road maintenance. The money will come from the $1.9 million the body has generated from s...
Nov 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Police jury finances improve with timber sale; insurance up
The police jury will get $35,100 from a timber sale on its Mallard Hill property according to forestry consultant Ron Pruitt. Reporting at the Monday meeting, Pruitt said the bid was a little less ...
Nov 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Snow Fest opens tonight
The Snow Fest is returning to Natchitoches for three weekends during November and December including tonight, Friday and Saturday. It will feature a 110-foot-long slide. There is a 42 inch height r...
Nov 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
New vendors, old favorites ready for for Fleur de Lis Christmas Market
The 9th annual Fleur de Lis Christmas Craft Market will be held in the large exhibit hall, meeting rooms, and lobby of the Natchitoches Events Center, 750 2nd Street, in historic downtown Natchitoc...
Nov 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
NPSO Dep. Sabah Muhammad deployed to New York as a volunteer with the American Red Cross relief services after Hurricane Sandy

Nov 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Natchitoches Magnet and Jaycees create art
The Natchitoches Magnet School received funding from the Natchitoches Area Jaycees that provided an opportunity for art students, with the direction of teacher Becky Roy, to create both traditional...
Nov 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
A city full of thanks
Like recently-stuffed turkeys, Thanksgiving celebrations come in all shapes and sizes, from religious services to family dinners to after-dinner Christmas decorating. No matter how they choose to c...
Nov 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Elementary schools have Thanksgiving fun

Nov 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Riverbank to close Friday morning
The downtown riverbank will close beginning at 6 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 23 and will reopen Sunday, Nov. 25.  The Church Street Bridge will close at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24 for fireworks and will ...
Nov 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Tourist Commission changes meeting
The Natchitoches Parish Tourist Commission November meeting has been rescheduled to Monday, Nov. 26 at 5:30 p.m. at the commission office.
Nov 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Social Security hours to change
Effective Nov. 19, La. Social Security offices will be open to the public Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., a reduction of 30 minutes each weekday. Beginning Jan. 2, 2013, offices will c...
Nov 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
EVENTS
Events that appear in this column are open to the public. The Community Reinforcement Center will reopen Friday, Nov. 23 at 1216 Texas. Hours are 9 a.m. ? 5 p.m. The center will give away free clot...
Nov 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Black Heritage queens reign after ‘A Shining Star’ pageant
The Natchitoches Black Heritage Beauty Pageant was Nov. 3 at the Natchitoches Events Center. The theme was “A Shining Star.” The presiding official was Councilwoman Sylvia Morrow, pageant director....
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Parents’ quest for education resulted in 6 sisters getting degrees from NSU
‘We never considered not going. I wanted to be able to take care of myself and back then your choices were teaching and nursing.  We all chose teaching.’ Alice Spurgeon
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Registrar lists important dates; early voting begins Nov. 24
Dec. 8 Runoff Election -Polling places open at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Parish Council Districts 2 and 5 Nov. 24-Dec. 1 Early Voting in the Registrar of Voter’s office: Saturday, Nov. 24 through ...
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Construction of I-49 north will reach Shreveport
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Construction of Interstate 49 north soon will reach Shreveport. The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development will open bidding next month for the leg between La...
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
EVENTS
Events that appear in this column are open to the public. The Natchitoches Genealogical and Historical Association monthly meeting is Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Natchitoches Arts Center. Gue...
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
House picks appointee for ethics seat
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana House has elected the local director of a nonprofit agency to fill an open seat on the Board of Ethics. Ashley Kennedy Shelton of Baton Rouge is one of two Hou...
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Healthcare professional answers more questions about ‘What is homebound?’
The previous column (Oct. 27-28) concluded by briefly answering the question: What is “Homebound”? A more detailed explanation of the definition of homebound is required. The homebound status requi...
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Thanksgiving Meal

Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story