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Volunteers requested
In honor of National Volunteer Month, Campti Community Development Center (CCDC) is offering two volunteers days at its newest location on 2846 Highway 71 in Campti according to Director Judy Danie...
May 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Veterans park committee seeking help to verify names of veterans who died in past year
The Natchitoches Parish Veterans and Memorial Park Committee will host a Memorial Day Service Friday, May 30 at 2:30 p.m. to honor Natchitoches Veterans. The ceremony will take place at the site of...
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City ranks in final three in clean competition
The City of Natchitoches has advanced to the state competition in the Louisiana Garden Club Federation (LGCF) Cleanest City Contest. Natchitoches will compete against Hammond, Terrytown and Opelous...
May 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Politicians unsure if funding plan makes the grade
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) rewrote its $3.6 billion school financing proposal Monday, after its first version of the spending recommendat...
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PRAXIS I test prep today at NSU
Northwestern State University’s Gallaspy College of Education and Human Development will offer a PRAXIS I test preparation seminar.  The two-hour mathematics session with Dr. Terrie Poehl will be f...
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Local will attend Harvard MBA program
Clifford Foster, a Natchitoches native, has been accepted to Harvard Business School for the M.B.A. program starting in August. Foster is a 2007 graduate of the Louisiana School for Math, Science a...
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Students support animals
The Natchitoches Humane Society (NHS) held a rummage sale in the courtyard of the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts (LSMSA). The LSMSA students helped set up for the sale and exuberan...
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It’s election year: Voters urged to register
May 12-16 marks Voter Registration Week. Louisiana statutes require you to be registered 30 days prior to an election to be eligible to vote in that particular election. No cost is associated with ...
May 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kiwanis ‘jazzes’ up breakfast with pancakes, 5K run/walk
Kiwanis Club of Natchitoches held its Pancake Breakfast and 5K Run Saturday, April 5. The Pancake Breakfast is a fun, family style event that has been a staple of the Kiwanis Club for decades. The ...
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senator funnels national park grant to Mansfield
U.S. Senator Mary L. Landrieu, D-La., Chair of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, announced that the National Park Service awarded a $337,000 Civil War Land Acquisition Grant to ...
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Class enjoys inside field trip
Students in Robert Carnline’s Louisiana studies class at Natchitoches Magnet Elementary and Middle School had an in-classroom field trip when Tommy Adkins from Fort St. Jean Baptiste visited in the...
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Amateur poets may pick up professional cash
Poetryfest will award $5,000 in cash and prizes to amateur poets. Poets, especially beginners, are encouraged to enter for their chance to win. Send one poem of 21 lines or less to the following: F...
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History buffs to meet, eat, show
The Natchitoches Genealogical and Historical Association will meet Tuesday, May 27 at 6 p. m. at the Natchitoches Art Center, 716 Second St. It will be the final meeting of the program year with a ...
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Kisatchie opens multi-use Sandstone Trail
Kisatchie’s Sandstone multi-use, motorized trail is open for the season. “We are experiencing good drying conditions. Riders can take advantage of the spring weather,” explained Mike Dawson, Kisatc...
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State may breed hardy weevil to eat salvinia
What is biological control? A biological control is the use of fish, animal, insect, disease, etc. to control a problematic species. Biological controls have been around for thousands of years, and...
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Shooting range will conduct conceal carry classes
Natchitoches Shooting Range is hosting a conceal carry class for correct and lawful ways to have gun protection. Conceal carry classes are held at the Shooting Range Saturday-Sunday, May 24-25. Thi...
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Chamber welcomes business

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Hospital gives healthy tips for women
Natchitoches Regional Medical Center is celebrating National Women’s Health Week May 11-17 by encouraging women–mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters, cousins, friends and colleagues – to take step...
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SWEPCO updates about power outages
At 8 a.m. Tuesday, 100 SWEPCO customers in Natchitoches were without power according to an announcement by SWEPCO. The estimated time of restoration for 90 percent of those customers is 5 p.m. toda...
May 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Songwriters represent town; 34 selections made for Tri-Centennial Celebration C.D.
The Natchitoches Tri-Centennial Steering Committee’s music team completed the review of original songs submitted by musicians from Natchitoches Parish. The commemorative C.D., including 34 chosen s...
May 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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