6 apply for fire chief
The City will announce the selection of a new fire chief within the next two weeks according to Chief of Staff Edd Lee. The Fire Chief Civil Service exam was given Aug.12 and six candidates passed....
Saturday, Oct. 19 5K and 1 mile fun run at 8 a.m. at Collins Pavilion Cycling for Sharon bicycle ride at 9:30 a.m. on Keyser Avenue N Club Hall of Fame induction 10 a.m. at Magale Recital Hall Gall...
Cane River Creole National Park reopens
Cane River Creole National Historical Park visitors can access public areas and roads immediately while facilities and other public services are brought back online. Cane River Creole National Hist...
Business School Hall of Distinction
Northwestern State University’s School of Business will induct four individuals into its Hall of Distinction this year. Charles “Ed” Dranguet of Natchitoches, Joe Schelette of Shreveport, R. Stewa...
Who’s Who at Northwestern State
Name: Leeanne Bordelon Title: i3 Grant Project Manager, National Writing Project’s College-Ready Writers Program Years at NSU: First year Job description: Through the NSU Writing Project, I manage...
Park requests more honor bricks for vets
The Natchitoches Veterans and Memorial Park offers the citizens of Natchitoches Parish the opportunity to honor a veteran in a unique and lasting way. All veterans who reside or have resided in Nat...
Phone books wanted
Fifth grade students are recycling phone books for a contest. Drop off books at the principal’s office at any school or at the City’s Main Street Office, 781 Front St. Top schools win a pizza party.
East will have Math, Technology Carnival
East Natchitoches Elementary and Middle School will host the Math and Technology Carnival Oct. 22 from 5-7 p.m. The carnival will take place in the school’s gym and there will be food, games and pr...
GEE testing dates listed
The GEE test will only be given to retesters or home schooled students in the 10th or 11th grades this year. The testing will be done during the week of Oct. 21-25 at the area high schools. Parents...
Murder suspect still at large
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief of Detectives Greg Dunn said Wednesday morning that the search is still underway for a suspect in the murder of a Goldonna man. An All Points Bulletin (AP...