Strong winds knock over pecan tree
A century old native pecan tree next to the Natchitoches Pecans retail store was a victim to the strong winds that blew through the Cloutierville area Aug. 16 late in the evening. There is some dam...
District No. 3 Councilwoman Sylvia Morrow gave an infrastructure and safety report to mayor Lee Posey listing streets for overlay per his request. The streets are North, Julia, Amulet and Sanford.
Firefighters handle 3 fires in one night
The Natchitoches Fire Department battled a fire in the attic crawl space above Mama’s Oyster House on Front Street Thursday at 7:25 p.m. Units responded to reports of smoke. Firefighters attacked t...
This week at Northwestern
Here is a look at the week of Aug. 23 – 29 at Northwestern State University. Aug. 23 – New Student Convocation, A.A. Fredericks Auditorium, 5 p.m. Aug. 23 – President’s Picnic, Normal Hill, followi...
Band parents to meet Thursday
There will be a band parents meeting at Natchitoches Jr. High-Frankie Ray Jackson Thursday, Aug. 27 at 5 p.m. in the band room. The meeting will be for a discussion about band matters including ins...
Ceremony set for Thursday
Northwestern State University’s Department of Military Science will hold an activation ceremony for the 66th Demon Battalion at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27. The ceremony will take place at the Spi...
Voters League to meet Tuesday
The League of Women Voters of Natchitoches will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25 at Trail Boss on South Drive. The League, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages the informed and active pa...