Bellwood correspondent Shirley Rachal sent in this picture of a big gator that Jessie Cole measured at 9 feet and 10 inches long. A man from Simpson ran over the alligator’s head about 2:30 a.m. la...
Former resident and author Mike Henry sent JT good news. "We wanted to thank you for the great support of our book promotion a couple of weeks ago. 'Atmosphere of Violence' reached #67 in general b...
Technical college hosts air brake clinic
The Northwest La. Technical College hosted an “ABS” air brake clinic May 15. Technicians put on the event, which is promoted and facilitated by Bumper to Bumper. In attendance were NWLTC instructor...
Mayor Wayne McCullen recognized Elder Henry Bush and his late wife, Wilma Bush, with a certificate of citizenship May 31. Sister Bush passed away May 12. She and Elder Bush were married for 52 year...
City Bank officials honored Senior Vice President Jim Pierson, left, with a reception recognizing his 40 years of employment with the bank. A graduate of Natchitoches High School and NSU, Pierson a...
Tourist commission has opening
The Natchitoches Parish Tourist Commission (NPTC) announces an opening on the board due to the expiration of Ella Marie (Sissie) Harris’s term. Harris has served two consecutive three-year terms an...
Sports Hall of Fame sets sponsor
The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame’s 2012 Induction Celebration honoring 11 state sports greats opens in two weeks with the Thursday, June 21 press conference and La Capitol Kickoff reception at The...
Artwork from a Natchitoches Central High School senior was selected as this year’s cover for the City of Natchitoches budget. Natchitoches Central senior Brittany Basco’s rendering of Maison Louisi...
City Pool is open Monday-Saturday for swimming lessons from 8-10 a.m. and open to the public from 2-6 p.m. Cost is 50 cents per person. Photos by Leigh Guidry
Inside the Hospital
The hot and humid weekends are here, and as we move into summer, Louisiana families are already enjoying pools, lakes, rivers and beaches to cool off and enjoy fun in the sun. Swimming and water sp...