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The Leaning Wall of Demeziere--- over 100 years of traffic have passed
By Daniel Graves Vice Chairman, Natchitoches Historic District Development Commission With construction beginning on the new retaining wall on Demeziere and Second Street, a 2-year effort to stabil...
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American Cemetery retaining wall being replaced through joint effort
The Historic District Development Commission met on a day when the sun was actually shining, perhaps as a sign of the forward progress being made in the Natchitoches Historic Landmark District. Pay...
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911 answered over 17,000 calls in 2012 ends year in the black
The 911 office received 17,872 calls during 2012 according to the annual report that Willis Carter gave during the meeting Tuesday. Carter is director of the Natchitoches Parish Communications Dist...
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Parish Council agenda lists items for approval at meeting
There are several routine items on the Parish Council meeting agenda for Monday, Jan. 28. The meetings are usually on the third Monday of the month but this one was changed because of the Martin Lu...
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Friends of Fort will meet Saturday to form group
Fort St. Jean Baptiste State Historic Site will host “Friends of the Fort Exploratory Meeting”   Saturday, Jan. 26 f rom10-11 a.m. at the park visitor center. The purpose of the meeting is to provi...
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City  Council agenda set for Monday meeting
The City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28 with the pre-meeting starting at 5 p.m. Under ordinances for introduction are: •#002 that calls for an agreement between the City and NSU for...
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Park Service recycling Mardi Gras beads
The Cane River Creole National Historical Park is in need of old Mardi Gras beads. In an effort to “Go Green” and recycle, Nathan Hatfield, the Chief of Interpretation, is asking folks to consider ...
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NSU preparing for nursing doctorate
A letter of intent for a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Northwestern State University has been approved by the Louisiana Board of Regents. The university will now develop a proposal for the p...
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Council to meet
The first regular meeting of the Natchitoches Parish Council will be Monday, Jan. 28 at 5:30 p.m. in the Parish Council Meeting place, Room 211, Second Floor of the Natchitoches Parish Courthouse.
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Provencal A Team
Provencal Jr. High congratulated students for the making the fourth grade “A” Team.  These students exhibited outstanding behavior, while being attentive in class and maintaining good grades. On fr...
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Lakeview Health Fair makes for healthy students

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Northwestern State Calendar
Here is a look at the week of Jan. 27 – Feb. 2 at Northwestern State University. Jan. 27 – NSU Horn Day, Fine Arts Complex, 1 p.m. Jan. 31 – Flight Instruction Open House, Cane River Room, Friedman...
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Who’s Who at Northwestern State
Name: Jarrod Sanson Title: Electronic Portfolio Coordinator Years at NSU: 8 Job description: I provide technical support to faculty and students who use PASS-Port, the electronic portfolio system u...
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Parish president spends 1st month developing policies
It’s been a busy month since Parish President Rick Nowlin was inaugurated Dec. 19. “I’m entirely confident we’re going to make real progress and provide the services that the people of the parish n...
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Parish council public works head describes ‘whirlwind’ of activities
‘The first week about all we did was respond to citizens about the roads after the rain.’ Nick Verret
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Construction underway at the Natchitoches Veterans and Memorial Park

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Lady of the Bracelet is Breanna Collier

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Just Talkin’
JT was nearly drawn into the controversy on the network news Wednesday morning. All the hosts and pundits could talk about was that Beyonce possibly lip-synced the National Anthem at the inaugurati...
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NPSO investigating allegations of animal abuse
Sheriff Victor Jones Jr. said there is an ongoing investigation into allegations of horse abuse but he cannot comment until the investigation is complete. Jones said in an announcement on his offic...
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Doves visits Pilgrim's monthly healthcare meeting

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