Weekend events continue Saturday
Christmas events continue Saturday, Dec. 15. • Snowfest will be on the riverbank at 10 a.m. There will be 110 feet of snow on Frosty’s Avalanche Slide. There is a 42-inch height requirement and sl...
Charges dropped against 2 women
Charges of shoplifting have been dropped against two people whose names appeared in the City Court Docket Dec. 12. Those people are Hannah Metoyer an Kimberly Michelle Orsborne.
Candidate says no recount
Pat Ward-Hoover said Wednesday that she will not request a recount in the Dec. 8 election in which she was two votes behind front-runner Ricky Lacour in the District 2 race. Ward-Hoover had said Tu...
Kudos to Pat Ward-Hoover. Pat lost the District 2 parish council seat by only two votes and Tuesday was ready to call for a recount. She was entitled to that recourse in such a close election but o...
Events that appear in this column are open to the public. The Natchitoches Parish Library will show a free Christmas movie Dec. 13 at 3:30 p.m. For more information, call 357-3280 or visit www.yous...
Bus driver dies in crash
A single vehicle crash Dec. 11 killed a woman from Chestnut. Alberta L. Conlay, 67, was driving her school bus northbound on La. Hwy. 153 when she lost control and exited the left side of the roadw...
Gets degree in kinesiology
Kragen Deshawn Lewis graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Southeastern University Center. Lewis received a bachelor of science degree in kinesiology and was a cu...
NSU names 32 students to Who’s Who
Thirty-two Northwestern State University students were named to the 2012 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges. Those chosen were Jonathan Bordelon of Moreauville,...