Commission calls meeting
The Historic District Commission will hold a special called meeting on Monday, Dec. 17 at 1:30 p.m. at the Natchitoches Arts Center, 716 Second Street.
Parish President-elect Rick Nowlin will have an inauguration ceremony Wednesday, Dec. 19 at 10 a.m. at First Baptist Church.
Commodity datess change for COA
Due to the holidays, the Natchitoches Parish Council on Aging has changed the dates for commodities distribution. AACSP-50 pound box Tuesday, Dec. 18 8:30-10:30 a.m. TFAP-USDA commodities Wednesday...
Does your family or group of friends have a tradition you’d like to share with our readers such as the Harris Family of Goldonna did? If so, send your photos and brief description to carolyn@natchi...
I can’t believe this is happening
An 87-year-old resident of DeRidder will be among those receiving a degree from Northwestern State University Friday. Anne Storms, who will receive an Associate of Arts in History, earned her degre...
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...
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...