Dyess sponsors concert fundraiser
Desiree Dyess is a $500 sponsor for “The Concert for Carnegie” fundraiser Nov. 17 to raise funds for the Natchitoches Central Orchestra for their trip to Carnegie Hall in New York. Dyess presents t...
Meeting set for retired teachers
Craig Luscombe, executive director of Louisiana Retired Teachers Association (LRTA), will meet with retired teachers in Natchitoches Parish Thursday, Nov. 6 at 2 p.m. at the Media Center behind the...
Kiwanis sponsors Kids Day Out
By Katja Thomakos Approximately 85 local children attended Kids Day Oct. 18, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Natchitoches and NSU. The festivities included a private Kiwanis tailgate area with foo...
PEO Chapter BK 'Goes PINK'
PEO Chapter BK “Goes PINK” for Breast Cancer Awareness by dressing and decorating pink for a luncheon Oct. 20. The meeting room was decorated with pink table cloths, feather boas, roses, baby’s bre...
Car and bike show is Saturday
The NSU ROTC will present a car and bike show fundraiser Saturday, Nov. 8 on the riverfront. Entry vehicle check will be at 8 a.m. and the show will be from 9 a.m. until noon.
Les Amies raises breast cancer awareness
Supporting and bringing awareness to the fight against Breast Cancer, members of Les Amies went pink at their October meeting. Throughout the year they will help with events to raise money in the f...
Two vehicles crash on near Natchitoches
Two vehicles crashed on La. Hwy 126 near the Natchitoches-Winn Parish line Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 2:11 p.m. There were no reported injuries in the crash. Deputies say the roadway was cleared at 5:18 p...
Marching contest is Saturday
NATCHITOCHES – The Spirit of Northwestern Marching Band will host the Classic on the Cane Marching Contest Saturday, Nov. 8 in Turpin Stadium. The contest begins at 9:30 a.m. and concludes with a p...
Foundation seeks board members
The Natchitoches Community Improvement Foundation will elect board members for 2015. The election will be held, Thursday, Dec. 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Martin Luther King Recreation Center. Nominatio...
Wood heater starts structure fire
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies and Fire Districts 2 and 9 responded to a structure fire at 186 Loyd Road near Saline Monday, Nov. 3 at 7:13 a.m. Deputies say the residence of Frank Gates wa...
NCHS program to honor vets
The final planning meeting for the Veterans Day Program and Park Dedication will be Thursday, Nov. 6 at 3 p.m. at the downtown City Bank. The NSU ROTC will present a car and bike show fundraiser Sa...
City meetings scheduled
The Historic District Commission will meet Monday, Nov. 3 at 5 p.m. at the Natchitoches Arts Center, 716 Second St. The City of Natchitoches Planning and Zoning Commission will meet Tuesday, Nov. 4...