Fourth graders at Provencal Elem./Jr. High were chosen to be on the A-TEAM for having a good attitude and excelling in academics. The students were treated to ice cream, a positive phone call home ...
Education technology new focus at NSU
Northwestern State University’s graduate degree program in Education Technology Leadership passed a rigorous review process and has been nationally recognized by the International Society for Techn...
NSU Basketball Coach Mike McConathy, provided the Natchitoches Club with a season update which included the good, the bad and the ugly. He commented on the winning streak in January followed by the...
Fleur de Lee Lee Run
Shay Ball, left, and Sara Taitano, right, with Cane River Surgery Center received a purple sponsorship check from Amy Fisher, a member of The Service League of Natchitoches, to support the upcoming...
NSU to close
Northwestern State University will be closed Monday and Tuesday for the Mardi Gras holiday. Classes will resume and administrative offices will reopen Wednesday, Feb. 22.
Retailer plans March opening
The new discount retailer Steele’s is coming to Natchitoches. Located at 311 South Dr., Steele’s will open their doors on March 30 offering apparel, accessories and home décor at discount prices. N...
District 23 Rep. Kenny Cox toured the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts recently. Cox, who represents Desoto, Natchitoches and Red River parishes, visited with students, faculty and s...
NCHS to get lights, bleachers
The school board voted to move forward with the project to get lighting and bleachers at the Natchitoches Central High School practice field and track. The board will advertise for bids on two opti...
JT drove by the Buddy and Christine Hampton Building at Vienna Bend several days ago and saw a sign on the building which ought to raise red flags for the Vienna Bend Merchant’s Association. Accord...
2010 festival income totals $405,000
The La. Legislative Auditor released its audit of the 2010 Natchitoches Christmas Festival online April 13. Income totaled nearly $405,000, including armbands, sponsors, gate receipts, merchandise,...
Hotel wins Director’s Award
The Best Western Natchitoches Inn in Natchitoches has received the Best Western Director’s Award for outstanding quality standards. The Director’s Award recognizes Best Western International hotels...
Soldier in Focus: Christine Johnson
Air Force Reserve Airman Christine Johnson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. She completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in...