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School board meeting is Tuesday; vote on taxes will be Thursday
The Natchitoches Parish School Board will hopefully approve the resolution setting the millage rates when it meets Thursday, July 9 at 5 p.m. at the school board office. The school board must pass ...
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Don’t miss out on Fourth of July activities at Green Market, live music, fireworks
The City of Natchitoches will celebrate Independence Day at Celebration on the Cane Saturday, July 4 on the downtown riverbank. The celebration will feature a patriotic Cane River Green Market, liv...
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Former resident dies in Texas plane crash
HUNT COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A single-engine Piper PA-24 Comanche crashed shortly after takeoff from the Rockin’ M airport, a private airstrip near Quinlan, Texas, Wednesday according to Lynn Lunsford,...
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Motorists discover saw blades embedded in road
Motorists traveling on Interstate 49 near milepost#123 north of the Cloutiervillle/ Derry exit contacted the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office June 30 at 6:03 p.m., reporting what appeared to be...
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Cox and Edwards plan visits to Natchitoches
State Rep. Kenny Cox and Democratic Caucus Chairman Rep. John Bel Edwards, will hold a post-session wrap town hall meeting at the Natchitoches Art Center on Second Street, Thursday, July 9 at 5:30 ...
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Eighteen-wheeler overturns on I-49
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Deputies, and Louisiana State Police responded to reports of an overturned 18-wheeler on Interstate-49 north of Natchitoches near milepost#148 June 30 at 7:04 p.m. The...
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Tennessee Gas Pipeline station will remain open as pipelines are abandoned
By Stephanie Masson Contributing Writer Tennessee Gas Pipeline Compressor Station 40 in Natchitoches will remain operational as plans move forward to abandon a 24-inch diameter line than runs from ...
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Meeting will gauge interest in community garden
The City of Natchitoches will host a community meeting Tuesday, July 7 from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Natchitoches Arts Center on Second Street to discuss a community, school, and church garden initiative...
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Just Talkin...
One of the most important issues to face Natchitoches Parish in a long time will be on the school board agenda Thursday. At issue is whether the school board will pass the resolution setting the ta...
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Waterworks District 2 board has opening
Parish President Rick Nowlin will make an appointment to fill a vacancy on the Waterworks District No. 2 board. Persons interested in serving on the Waterworks District No. 2 Board may submit their...
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Order tarps for Christmas Fest
The Natchitoches Recreation and Parks Department is now taking orders for Christmas Festival tarps. Tarps are $60 per spot. Tarp area arm bands can be picked up the week of Christmas Festival. For ...
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July honors postal workers and the postage stamp
By: Essie Hullaby July 1 was National Postal Worker Day. A postal worker for 16 years, DeWayne Lindsey said, “It is something I’ve always wanted to do. Being around the public is what I like most a...
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Get kids vaccinated before school starts
No need to remind the kids, but the beginning of the new school year is approaching. The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) reminds parents and guardians to make sure children recei...
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Black Heritage Committee hosts Juneteenth celebration with host of speakers, activities
10th Annual Juneteenth Celebration A Resounding Success! The Natchitoches Black Heritage Committee hosted its 10th annual Juneteenth Celebration June 20 at 10 a. m. in the Natchitoches Arts Center....
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Kiwanis members attend convention in Indiana
A delegation of three Natchitoches Kiwanis club members traveled to Indianapolis, Ind., for the 100th International Kiwanis Convention June 24-27. President-Elect Haley Blount, Vice President LaCar...
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Resident donates supplies to Women's Resource Center
Abby Jones, 12, daughter of David and Brandi Jones, raised $100 with the help of her friends and family as part of a community mission project for her Sunday School class at martin Baptist Church i...
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Reflections
The 14 guys from Natchitoches who got together in 1964 and established a group to meet monthly, cook, eat, tell stories, laugh and good-naturedly hassle each other would be surprised but proud that...
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Work on South Drive to begin, meeting set for Monday
Mayor Lee Posey and the City of Natchitoches will host a public meeting with an update to roadway improvements on La. 1 Business at the intersection of Royal Street Monday, July 6 from 5–7 p.m. at ...
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Food Service employees attend School Nutrition Conference
Natchitoches Parish School Food Service employees attended the 62nd annual School Nutrition Association of Louisiana (SNAL) Conference in Baton Rouge June 9-11. Daisy Rachal and the late Charles Br...
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Clerk office issues same sex marriage license
Clerk of Court Louie Bernard said Monday afternoon that his office was ready to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples immediately. Louisiana clerks-of-court were first poised to adhere to a 2...
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