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Vitter holding town hall meeting today
Sen. David Vitter will host a town hall meeting today from 3-4 p.m. at the Natchitoches Events Center. He will discuss the issues such as reducing the debt, enforcing immigration laws and his suppo...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black Heritage parade is Saturday
The Black Heritage Parade is Saturday and begins at 2 p.m. The line-up will start at 12:45 p.m. on the vacant lot next to the fire station on MLK and Trudeau Streets. The rouge will roll south on M...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drug task force arrests 2 people in Flora after 6-month investigation
Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force Agents closed a 6-month investigation into the manufacturing of methamphetamine in the Flora community with the arrest of two people Feb. 14 accord...
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St. Augustine Friday fish frys
St. Augustine Catholic Church will have Friday Night Fish Frys during Lent at the church hall at 6 p.m. The dates are Friday, Feb. 22, March 8 and March 22.
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marthaville then and now: a survival story
If you blink you might miss this small community situated 25 miles west of Natchitoches and 7 miles west of Robeline. With less than 100 people calling Marthaville home, most either work elsewhere ...
Feb 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Student braves the elements to see inauguration of President Obama
The bitter cold and unbelievably large crowds made Presidential Inauguration Day even more memorable for Natchitoches Central senior John LaCaze Jr. As a delegate to the High School Presidential In...
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NSU names new director of bands as Brent steps down
NATCHITOCHES – Jeffrey C. Mathews has been named director of bands at Northwestern State University effective July 1. His appointment is subject to approval by the Board of Supervisors for the Univ...
Feb 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Who’s Who at Northwestern State
Name:  Linda Nichols Title: Assistant Professor, College of Nursing and Allied Health, Leesville/Fort Polk campus Education: BSN, McNeese State University MSN, McNeese State University, 1995 Years ...
Feb 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Writing project consultant selected for national project
Paula Callender, a teacher consultant for the Northwestern State University Writing Project, has been selected to attend the annual National Writing Project Annual Spring Meeting March 20-22 in Was...
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NSU will hold Praxis I test prep seminar
Northwestern State University will hold a second Praxis I test preparation seminar from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28 at the Teacher Education Center.  The seminar will include helpful test-taki...
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APHN tickets on sale for luncheon
The Association for the Preservation of Historic Natchitoches will host a membership luncheon Saturday, Feb. 23 at 11 a.m. in the Events Center. Father Chad Partain will present on the history of t...
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Community forum will examine job prospects for youth
The Voters Civic League, members of the community and African American clergy will sponsor a community forum Saturday, Feb. 23 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center. Activities will begin...
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Spring Scholar’s Day is Saturday at NSU
The Louisiana Scholars’ College at Northwestern State University will hold Spring Scholars’ Day on Saturday, Feb. 23.  The event will take place in Morrison Hall and is an opportunity for prospecti...
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Traffic stop results in drug bust of Provencal man
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a Provencal man on drug charges according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Victor Jones Jr. Sheriff’s patrol deputies were working on La. Hwy 120 ...
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Flora man charged with carnal knowledge teenager
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives have arrested a Flora man and charged him with carnal knowledge of a juvenile case according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Victor Jones Jr. Craig Stephen L...
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Chesapeake Energy presents tax check to Natchitoches Parish Commission

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3 more arrested in meth lab investigation
A joint investigation, by the Natchitoches Multi-jurisdictional Drug Task, and Rapides Metro Narcotics Unit into the illegal manufacturing of methamphetamines on Smith Road, in Southwest Natchitoch...
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IP taking butterflies to 3rd grade classrooms
CAMPTI, LOUISIANA – International Paper and Earth’s Birthday Project have partnered to bring butterflies to life in third grade classrooms throughout Natchitoches and Red River parishes. The lesson...
Feb 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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NSU Calendar
Here is a look at the week of Feb. 17 – 23 at Northwestern State University. Feb. 18-19 – University of Louisiana System President Dr. Sandra Woodley visits campus Feb. 19 – GradFest, Friedman Stud...
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Pentecostal church in Campti will present evening of praise through puppet ministry; Black Lake citizens group meets
Monday, Feb. 10 United Pentecostal Church of Campti will present “Puppets of Praise” Feb. 16 at 6:30 p.m. They invite everyone to join them for a night of praise with puppets, skits and signings. R...
Feb 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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