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Council on Aging giving free hearing equipment today
Louisiana Commission for the Deaf partnering with New Horizons Independent Living Center are bringing amplified equipment into the community free of charge to persons with hearing loss at the Natch...
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Applications for energy assistance begin April 2
Natchitoches Parish Office of Community Services (OCS) announces the availability of funds dedicated to assist low income households with their energy payments in Natchitoches Parish. Applications ...
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Despite general fund woes, City will continue projects
City Finance Director Pat Jones reported Monday at the City Council meeting that revenue in the general fund is running short about $173,000. He will implement a 5 percent across-the-board cut in n...
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Humane Society elects officers; will continue missions of adoption, pet care at monthly meeting
With each new year comes new challenges. This is never truer than with animal rescue groups.  The Natchitoches Humane Society has proudly provided care for the animals of Natchitoches Parish for ov...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Relay finalizes plans
 The American Cancer Society Relay For Life Committee is finalizing plans for the premier event April 25 at NSU. Teams can register on line at www.relayforlife.org/Natchitochesla. The deadline to a...
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Lions congratulates new members
Lion and Past District Gov. Gene Spillman started the induction of four new Lions Club members by sharing the history of the club, leading them in their pledge ‘To Serve’ and presenting each of the...
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AgCenter gives advice on salty, curved tails in preparation for crawfish cooking
With crawfish season underway, Louisiana residents look forward to dining on a regional delicacy, either in a backyard setting or a restaurant.  Recipes and routines for preparing crawfish for the ...
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Youth takes home prize at state livestock show
 Hundreds of young people from across Louisiana were named state champions during the LSU AgCenter Livestock Show held Feb.8-15 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.  To qualify for the state...
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City selected for broadband Internet grant
Creating new jobs, attracting investment and improving communication are just some of the benefits a community can gain if they embrace high speed internet. Thanks to a grant from the broadband gra...
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Computer science instructor receives award
An instructor from the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts was recently announced as a recipient of the Aspirations in Computing Educator Award presented by the National Center for Wom...
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LSMSA applauds vocalists
Nine students from the Louisiana School for the Math, Science, and the Arts participated in the LMEA District II vocal solo and small ensemble assessment in February. Those receiving a superior rat...
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National Guard will have open house
Alpha Troop 2-108th Cavalry will host an open house April 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the National Guard armory at 500 Fairgrounds Road in Natchitoches.  The purpose of the event is to allow the loc...
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Vet Park estimates $30,000 cost of completion
The March meeting of the Natchitoches Parish Veterans and Memorial Park Committee focused on the third and final phase of construction and fund raising efforts to complete the project.   Bob Gillan...
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School Board to meet, discuss Supt. candidates
The Natchitoches Parish School Board will have a special called meeting Thursday, March 27 at 5 p.m. at the Central Office to consider several items pertaining to hiring a superintendent. The agend...
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Town Hall tonight
There will be a town hall meeting Thursday, March 27 at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church on Amulet. The meeting will take place in the church’s H. B. Barnum Family Life Center. Rev. Callihan, Mayor P...
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Savings anticipated with extension for CLECO
An extension of the City’s energy contract with CLECO should result in a monthly savings of about $10 a month to utility customers. During the City Council meeting Monday, Director of Utilities Bry...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Temporary twinkle toes to dance for charity
Leaders in the community will give a toe-topping performance Tuesday, March 25 at 7 p.m. in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium on Northwestern State University campus. High profile citizens will dance ...
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Events
Events that appear in this column are open to the public. The Brother’s Keepers Motorcycle Club Natchitoches Run will be Saturday May 3 starting at Cane River Bar & Grill. Registration starts at 9 ...
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Cheers Chiefs
The Natchitoches Central Chiefs celebrated their Louisiana High School Athletic Association Class 5A title March 19 with a parade to the Cane River Lake riverbank with numerous fans and Natchitoche...
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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From homes to ghosts to containers, Tour promises pick of city’s gardens
Ten of the most unique gardens in the Natchitoches National Historic Landmark District will be opened to visitors for the Tri-Centennial Garden Tour. Co-sponsored by the Natchitoches Historic Found...
Mar 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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