St. Mary’s Draw Down
St. Mary’s will hold its Draw Down Live and Silent Auction Saturday, Jan. 28 at 5 p.m. in the school’s gym. Items up for auction include an autographed picture of Drew Brees, tickets and parking pa...
Family Math Night
East Natchitoches Family Math Night was Dec. 6. The gymnasium was filled with excited parents and students. The theme for the night was integrating Math with Literature. The book “Skittle-Riddle M...
Saint Mary’s Student Council members attended the La. Association of Student Council State Convention last weekend. They received several awards, including the Student Council Merit Award, $1,000 C...
John Grindley introduced the Natchitoches Rotary Club to a successful approach to low cost economic development called coworking. After a short discussion of the model used for the 2-year old nonp...
January is thyroid awareness month
It’s January, and that means it’s Thyroid Awareness Month. And this year, there is no better time to check your neck to change your life.
Some health experts estimate that upwards of 60 million Ame...
Dates listed for March early voting
The Presidential Preference Primary Election and Municipal Primary will be held March 24.
Polling locations will be open from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. Issues on the ballot include Democratic and Repub...
Waterwell Road bids will be let in June
Development on the long-delayed Waterwell Road project will hopefully begin in the fall, according to DOTD area engineer Jonathan Lachney.
“The projected letting date is June 13,” Lachney said. “Th...
Daycare owner gets 55 months for fraud
United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced today that Angela S. Lafonta, owner of Tinkerbelle’s Day Care in Winnsboro and Rayville, was sentenced to 55 months in prison for defrauding the...
District Court ruling upholds NPD firing
The City of Natchitoches Police Dept. and Municipal Fire Service Board are not required to file a written transcript testimony at hearings, according to a judgment issued Oct. 18 by Judge Eric Harr...
LSMSA Math Team
Students from the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts participated in the Brother Martin High School Mu Alpha Theta Mathematics Tournament in New Orleans. Those participating included...
Les Amies Honors Teacher
Jennifer Martin was named the Les Amies Teacher of the Month at Provencal Elementary School. From left are Les Amies member Christina Johnson, Martin and Principal Willa Freeman. Martin is a fourth...
MLK Holiday Speaker
Dr. William Broussard, athletic director at Centenary College, was the keynote speaker during a Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day program at The Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts. Brous...