Former Mayor Joe Sampité dies
Former City of Natchitoches Mayor Joseph M. Sampité passed away Friday, May 18 at 81. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the Minor Basilica of the Immaculate Conception Cathol...
Who’s Who at NSU
Name: Ashley Jordan
Title: Registered Nurse with Health Services
Years at NSU: 3
Job description: I oversee patient care and coordinate with community resources to address student’s medical conditi...
Lender of the Year
On the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development in Louisiana recognized Bank of Montgomery in Natchitoches as the 2011 Lender of the Year for Rural Development at ...
Researchers attend UL Academic Summit
Faculty and students from Northwestern State University who participated in the University of Louisiana System’s first Academic Summit last month presented on diverse topics ranging from nutrition ...
Provencal Terrific Kids
Provencal Elem/Jr. High named their Kiwanis Terrific Kids for May. On front row from left are Jacob Owecki, Brooklyn Townson, Layla Bordelon, Nathan Prothro, Ganen Fallon, Hunter Laurent, Anna Mari...
Natchitoches Central High School will hold commencement exercises Friday, May 18 at 7 p.m. at Prather Coliseum on the NSU campus.
St. Mary’s High School will hold commencement exercises Tuesday, Ma...
Park to host music festival at Oakland
The third annual Cane River Music Festival will take place at Oakland Plantation the following Saturday May 19. The festival will feature Goldman Thibodeaux and the Lawtell Playboys, Hezekiah Early...
Students in eighth grade at NSU Middle Lab who received special awards during the third nine week grading period are, on front row from left, Emily Ryder, Bookworm Award; Caroline Ferrell, Problem ...
St. Mary’s Terrific Kids
St. Mary’s named their Kiwanis Terrific Kids for May. On front row from left are Addison Evans, Sophia Hogg, Gabby Godfrey, Stella Chasteen, Anne Michelle Long, Camille Ball and Aiden Evans. On bac...
Fun Day rescheduled
The City of Natchitoches Recreation and Parks Department has rescheduled its City Park Fun Day for Saturday, May 18.
Fun Day will be held on Saturday, May 18 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at City Park, lo...
News Editor Leigh Guidry has been working on a story about retiring City Councilman Jack McCain and JT told Leigh to ask him for comments on how it’s been sitting next to Councilwoman Sylvia Morrow...