Proclamation to honor retired teachers
The Natchitoches Parish district of the Louisiana Retired Teachers Association (LRTA) will meet Thursday, March 19 at 2 p.m. at the Media Center behind the School Board office. Mayor Lee Posey will...
Events welcome spring to town
Natchitoches’ spring garden festival, Bloomin’ on the Bricks, will take place from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. on the downtown riverbank. The event will feature lawn and garden vendors, live musical entertainm...
Deputies share safety tips with students
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies visited with students at L.P. Vaughn Elementary and Middle School March 6. Det. Derrick Sowell and Sgt. Richard LaCaze spoke with 90 second grade students abo...
Events and meetings that appear in this column are open to the public. The Cane River League of Women Voters will meet in the back room of Hana’s on Front Street Tuesday, March 24 at 6 p.m. The gue...
Council agenda items cover water systems
Three items on the Parish Council agenda Monday, March 16 pertain to water systems in the Parish. The Parish Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the Parish Council meeting room on second floor of the...
Responders battle fire in Natchez
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Deputies, Natchitoches Fire District #5, Natchitoches EMS Paramedics, Natchitoches Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness along with the mutual aid ass...
New library branch to open in Campti
The Natchitoches Parish Library announces plans to open a northeast branch in Campti. The library board of control approved plans to move forward with the project last year and the library acquire...
NHDDC meeting set
The Natchitoches Historic District Development Commission meeting will be Thursday, March 19 at the Natchitoches Arts Center on Second Street. The meeting begins at 10 a.m. and is open to the public.
Art donation honors legacies of coaches
Filled with local and visiting Grambling alumni, the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame (LSHOF) accepted the donation of an original piece of art depicting legendary college football coaches Eddie Robin...
School accepting applications
NSU Elementary Lab is school is accepting applications for the 2015-2016 Kindergarten Draw. All applications must be submitted by Friday, March 27 at 3 p.m. Applications are available to download a...
Parish issues 19 permits for February
The Natchitoches Parish Planning and Zoning Office issued 19 permits for February. The total estimated development costs is $1.1 million, with permit fees totaling $8,473. Residential-Detached Buil...
Tourist Commission meeting set
The Natchitoches Parish Tourist Commission meeting will be Tuesday, March 17 at the Natchitoches Visitor Information Center at 780 Front St. The meeting begins at 5:15 p.m. and is open to the public.
Health program aids Veterans
At the City Council meeting Monday night, Suzie Moseley, case manager for the Rural Veterans Outreach, talked about services offered to veterans through the new program. The Pilot offers physical a...