DAR will offer lineage workshop
Have you ever wondered if one of your ancestors was a patriot in the American Revolutionary War? With the Tricentennial 2014 celebration, now is the chance to find out and be eligible to join the D...
Parish Council gives Campti library OK
Plans are moving forward to locate a library branch in Campti. At the Parish Council meeting Monday afternoon, the ordinance was introduced approving the purchase of the Red River Mill Credit Union...
The courthouse was all abuzz Wednesday morning as word spread that District 3 Councilwoman Sylvia Morrow resigned Tuesday afternoon rather than fight the City’s attempt to use the City Charter to g...
The Fire Protection District 7, 10-mill renewal tax passed with an 88 percent approval. There were 162 votes for the renewal and 22 against it.
Nurse is named Associate of the Month
Registered nurse Jeanette Tilley is Natchitoches Regional Medical Center’s September Associate of the Month. Tilley has worked in the emergency department for 1-1/2 years. Among her duties are comf...
Sites reopen after federal shutdown
The Grand Ecore Visitors Center on Red River has reopened after the government shutdown according to guide Kitt Parker. The center is open Thursday through Sunday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. for visitors...
Hunters in Bellwood having banner year
My daughter, Brenda Dubois got out of the hospital last Saturday after a weeklong stay with a bacteria infection again. She went back to her teaching job today and is doing much better. She said ...
Honor Court will shine at half time
Alayni Guidry of Duson and Cody Waagner of Kennerdell, Penn., were selected as queen and king of the 2013 Homecoming Honor Court at Northwestern State University. Guidry and Waagner are part of a 2...
Morrow’s hearing set Wednesday
A hearing on the writ of quo waranto the City filed in District Court Tuesday will be Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 9 a.m. in front of Judge Rick Harrington. The courtroom for the hearing for the hearing w...