Long sponsors bill on blighted buildings
SB 51 provides an effective enforcement mechanism to address abandoned and blighted properties.
This bill allows a municipality or parish to establish a hearing procedure for the blighted or aband...
Sheriff’s office to sell bag lunches
The Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office Youth Leadership Program will sell brown bag lunches Thursday, May 30 from 11 a.m.-1p.m. on the riverbank. Orders of five or more can be delivered. The lunc...
Library to have reading program
Natchitoches Parish Library will have a summer reading program titled “Dive Beneath the Surface” for ages 11-17. It will be six weeks of programs, activities and literacy on Thursdays, June 7- Ju...
Wine raffle tickets still available
Hope for Paws has Wags-n-Wine raffle tickets priced at $50. Proceeds will benefit the spay and neuter program. The winner will receive 14 bottles of wine valued at over $700. The drawing will take ...
This Week at Northwestern State
Here is a look at the week of May 26 – June 1 at Northwestern State University.
May 26 – June 2 – Early registration for the eight-week summer session and first four-week summer session.
May 26 – ...
Who's Who at NSU
Name: Lynn Woods, Ph.D.
Title: Professor of Hospitality Management & Tourism
Education: B.S. Business Administration Concentration in Hotel-Restaurant Management, California Polytechnic University,...
St. Mary's High Class of 2013
St. Mary’s High School graduation was May 15 with 33 students receiving diplomas. Tanner Dwayne Hernandez and Kaitlynn Paige Bedgood were co-valedictorian. 15 honor graduates received $890,832 in s...
NPD Arrests for May 10-16
Natchitoches Police Chief Mickey Dove released the following arrests from May 10-May 16.
Huey Fisher, 378 Mallard Hill, remaining, disturbing the peace by public intoxication
Emmet Boudreaux, 1902 ...
Campti Center seeking donations
Campti Community Development Center Inc. is a 501©3 non-profit organization founded in 2002 by Judy LeBrum Daniels.
CCDC has a mission of providing activities and programs that will improve the e...
New look at Fleur deLis Arts and Crafts
A new attraction at the Fleur De Lis Memorial Day Weekend Craft Show at the Natchitoches Events Center will be Facez, fabulous, fanciful face painting by Neecee Blackwell of Shreveport.