City to close for MLK
The City will close Monday, Jan. 19 to observe the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, Jan. 26.
Parish Council to meet
The Parish Council meeting will be Tuesday, Jan. 20 in the Parish Council meeting room on second floor of the Natchitoches Parish Courthouse at 5:30 p.m. The meeting was moved to Tuesday because of...
Meeting reset at airport
Because the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, Jan. 19, the next regular monthly meeting of the Natchitoches Airport Commission will be Tuesday, Jan. 20. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. at t...
Board will host Common Core
There will be a series of meetings, “Common Core Strategies: Lunch and Learn Series” from noon until 1 p.m. at the Title I Media Center at 310 Royal St. The meetings will be Feb. 6, March 6 and Apr...
Gas prices drop
It finally happened. With bated breath, Natchitoches Parish residents watching gas prices fall were glad to see it drop below $2 per gallon. A little over $50 per barrel, crude oil is trading at it...
New Year brings new baby
The first baby of the New Year is a girl, Cadence Le-Ann, born Jan. 1, 2015 at 3:22 p.m. to Natisha Finley. Her little one weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 inches long. Standing around the pro...
City reschedules airport meeting
Due to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, Jan. 19, the next regular monthly meeting of the Natchitoches Airport Commission will be Tuesday, Jan. 20. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. at th...
What’s Your Weather?
Saturday A 20 percent chance of rain after 1 p.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 42. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Saturday Night A chance of rain before 1 a.m., then a chance of rain and sleet. Mostly cl...
Frankie Ray to host family event
The principal, faculty and staff of Frankie Ray Senior Technical Center at 820 Koonce St. will have events for parents and community members Thursday, Jan. 15. The schedule is: Parent/Teacher Confe...
PTO meeting is Monday
The NCHS PTO Meeting Monday, Jan. 12 at 6 p.m. in the cafeteria will discuss Scholarship Opportunities for students. Guidance counselors and organization members will inform parents and students on...
Voters League meeting set
The Natchitoches Parish Voters and Civic League will meet Tuesday, Jan. 13 at the Old North Street Day Care Center across form the Winnfield Memorial Funeral Home at 6:30 p.m. The meeting is open t...
Events and meetings that appear in this column are open to the public. Weight Watchers meetings are Mondays at 5:30 p.m. at Lightway Nazarene Church at 112 East Fifth St. The Natchitoches Parish Li...