Project encourages pre-schoolers to read
Upper level students in Northwestern State University’s College of Education and Human Development participated in a service-learning project designed to encourage reading among 2- and 3-year-old c...
Kiwanis Club ‘Coats for Kids’ underway
The Kiwanis Club of Natchitoches and Porter’s Cleaners are holding their annual Coats for Kids Drive.
The club and cleaners will accept donations until Jan. 15.
They are seeking new and/or slightl...
Ward’s lists holiday collection changes
The holiday trash collection schedule for the weeks of Dec. 23-Dec. 30 has been released:
Monday: Monday’s route
Tuesday: no service
Wednesday: Tuesday’s route
Thursday: Wednesday’s and Thursday’...
University closes for holidays
Northwestern State University will be closed through Jan. 1 for the Christmas/New Year’s break. Administrative offices will reopen Wednesday, Jan. 2.
The Wellness, Recreation and Activities Center ...
Snow Biz comes to L.P.Vaughn
L.P. Vaughn Elementary and Middle School presented ‘Snow Biz,’ a musical salute to the joys of winter, Dec. 18 at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. for students and at 5:30 p.m. for the public. The musical is by t...
Christmas events continue Dec. 21-24.
Friday, Dec. 21
• The National Park Service will host Historic District walking tours at 2 p.m. The event is free.
• Snowfest will be on the riverbank from 4-8 p.m. There will be 110 feet of snow o...