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NSU online classes 6th in affordability; among 54 out of thousands considered
Northwestern State University is ranked sixth in the “AC Online:  Most Affordable Online College Degree Programs” ranking, which lists the 54 most affordable online colleges in the United States. A...
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Couples arrive in high style
A float plane caused quite the commotion on July 11 on the Cane River. Dr. May Thomassee and her husband, Eric, flew in from Shreveport to attend Anne Scott’s wedding. Accompanying them were their ...
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Guilty pleas send 3 to prison in drug, theft cases
Guilty pleas taken this week in the Tenth Judicial District Court for Natchitoches Parish have resulted in prison terms for three individuals. According to Natchitoches Parish District Attorney Van...
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NSU Football presents at Rotary
The Natchitoches Rotary Club received a very upbeat presentation by NSU Football Head Coach Jay Thomas on the progress of the team and staff through spring practice and their dedication as they pre...
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"Only in America" performs for club
The Natchitoches Rotary Club was provided a special treat recently when the NSU Musical Dinner Theatre cast presented a medley of rock and roll hits from the “Only in America” celebration of Americ...
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Scholars' graduate declares water safe
Robin Jones, a La. Scholars’ College spring graduate,  provided the Natchitoches Rotary Club with an interesting program developed from her Senior Thesis entitled, “The GC-MS Determination Of Volat...
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Fort Jessup manager speaks to Rotary
Carrie Miller, Park Manager of Fort Jesup State Historic Site and Rebel State Park, provided the Natchitoches Rotary Club with an interesting overview of the history of the earliest forts establish...
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Holocaust survivor shares story
Livia Gal, a survivor of the Holocaust, captured the undivided attention of the Natchitoches Rotary Club with her personal account viewed through the eyes of a child during this horrible period in ...
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Rotary honors coaching career
Rotarian, Jimmy Berry shared an overview of the 36-year coaching career of Emma Boozman along with praise for her two state and four district  basketball titles as well as her service to the commun...
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Former SEAL speaks at Rotary
Aaron “AJ” Johnson, loan officer at Exchange Bank, discussed his previous life as a Navy SEAL during his 20-year career ending in retirement as a Lt. Commander.  He explained the selection process ...
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Re-Turfing Turpin
Turpin Stadium is bare as it receives a new artificial turf covering. The playing surface is the same brand used by the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens and Southeastern Conference members Arka...
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Shreveport judge makes campaign promises in quest for Supreme Court Second District seat
Former prosecutor and current District Judge Scott Crichton, Republican-Shreveport, has announced his candidacy for the Louisiana Supreme Court, Second District. Crichton, a trial court judge for t...
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CASA Volunteers attend training
CASA of Central Louisiana attended “CASA Quarteback” training in Gretna, June 13. CASA staff of the Richland County CASA of Columbus, S.C, facilitated the training. Participants received more infor...
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Testimonials from parents of LSMSA students posted online to offer insight for future students
A new page on the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts website allows parents of prospective students to read testimonials from the parents of current students. The testimonials offer w...
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National Guard promotes to 1st Lieutenant
John H. Allen has been promoted to the rank of first lieutenant in the U.S. Army National Guard.  Allen is a platoon leader assigned to the Louisiana National Guard at Natchitoches.  The new first ...
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Surprised fisherman watches stolen car plummet into Red River July 4
A local man fishing in the Red River near Grand Ecore July 4 was surprised when he saw a vehicle falling from a 71-foot bluff into Red River according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Victor Jones Jr...
Jul 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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School system meeting problems staff turnover
The Natchitoches Parish School Board is experiencing a higher rate of employee retirement and turnover as is the State but is making progress in filling those vacancies Supt. of Schools Dr. Derwood...
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Free smoke detectors can save lives in fire
The Fire Marshall, Butch Browning, has received money from the state to purchase photoelectric smoke alarms fitted with 10-year lithium batteries. Browning will partner with local fire fighting off...
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Migrant Program limits noise distractions
Students in the Migrant Summer Enrichment Program are experiencing the computer lab at LP Vaughn Elementary in a whole new way. These Pre-K to sixth grade students are using the new headphones purc...
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Sheriff’s Office calls for Reserve volunteers
The Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications for the NPSO Reserve Unit.  The NPSO Reserve Unit is a voluntary division of the sheriff’s office which is tasked with s...
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