Draw down to raise money for St. Mary’s
St. Mary’s School will hold a “draw down” raffle fundraiser from 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28 at the school gym. The event will feature a buffet-style meal and cash bar. Cash and prizes will be awa...
New Year’s Eve
The Blessing family rang in the new year with sparklers at their home in Natchez. Photos were taken Danae Blessing, a graduate from Texas A&M Commerce in photography.
City Council covers routine agenda items
The Natchitoches City Council covered bids, an annexation and a grant in its meeting Monday.
The City awarded the bid to purchase a backhoe to Scott Equipment Co. LLC in Alexandria for $36,500. The...
NSU makes U.S. News rankings
Northwestern State University’s online bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in education were included in the first-ever edition of Top Online Education Program rankings by U.S. News & World Rep...
Daniel T. ‘Tom’ Murchison
Natchitoches lost a giant and a gentlemen this week when Tom Murchison died. The Chamber of Commerce honored him once as Man of the Year, but he could have been Man of the Century for his contribu...
Pet of the Week
Age: 2 years
Comments: Martin was found with a wound to the neck. He has healed wonderfully and is now up to date on vaccines and ready for a loving home.
Police investigate shooting cases
A gunshot victim was discovered Saturday, Jan. 7 after the Natchitoches Police Dept. arrived on the scene.
At 3:28 a.m. police officers were called out to 221 Powell St. where they found Jerry Robi...
Truck damages Ashland center
A white log truck loaded with saw logs was seen driving onto the Ashland Community Center property Wednesday, Jan. 4 at approximately 5:20 p.m. It knocked down a service pole and service line to th...
Marthaville Food Drive
Marthaville Elem./Jr. High participated in the canned food drive sponsored by the 4-H Club. They also participated in Marilyn Mitchell’s Team Time blanket collection, in which all goods collected...
Veterans park committee to meet
The committee working to establish The Natchitoches Veterans and Memorial Park will meet at 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 in the boardroom of the City Bank on St. Denis. The meeting is open to the publi...
Funds available to help pay energy bills
Natchitoches Parish Police Jury - Office of Community Services (OCS) announces the availability of funds dedicated to assist eligible low-income households with their energy payments. All applicati...
Next Week at NSU
Here is a look at the week of Jan. 8-14 at Northwestern State University.
Jan. 8 - Karl Kemm lecture/demonstration, “The History of the Horn,” Magale Recital Hall, 4 p.m.
Jan. 9 - First day of spri...