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Fireworks, fiddler to light up Sat.
At the tender age of 8, Amanda Shaw was touring nationally and internationally showcasing Louisiana’s most recognized export—music. She will perform Saturday, May 10 at 7 p.m. on the downtown river...
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Tri-Centennial events themed for women; variety of activities for everybody
The Cane River Green Market will sell locally grown food and crafts from 8 a.m.-noon on the downtown riverbank. P.E.O. Chapter AU will have a bake sale at the Green Market from 7:30-11 a.m., or as ...
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Dates set for NSU, high school graduations
Northwestern State University will hold its Spring Commencement Exercises Friday, May 9 in Prather Coliseum Undergraduate and graduate students from the College of Arts and Letters and the College ...
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NSU Middle Lab entertains with Beau
Students at NSU Middle Lab School entertained approximately 300 school children with four performances of “Beau the Amazing Blue Mouse.” The musical play included cast members, from left, Edouard F...
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Parks announces Terrific Kids
Parks Elementary and Middle School recognized Terrific Kids for the month of April. In front from left are Malaysia Tousant, Kelsee Berryman, Amiria Kirts, Ja’Lynn Glass and Envy Rushing. In middle...
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Students shine at parish-wide Quiz Bowl
Fourth through eighth graders swung open the doors of L.P. Vaughn Elementary and Middle School Saturday, April 26 for the Natchitoches Parish Quiz Bowl tournament. Hallways buzzed with excited chat...
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Homeowners receive boost for repairs
As part of an ongoing effort to improve housing conditions in its communities, MidSouth Bank participates in the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas’ Special Needs Assistance Program, commonly referre...
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City Court lists cases, takes pleas on criminal trail docket; several no-shows
The following cases appeared on the City Court criminal trial docket for April 7: Sampson Bazile, simple assault, reset Jan. 2015, DA’s probation. Percy Brown, possession of marijuana, BW failure t...
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NPD will give series of free self defense classes
Sgt. Jeff Townson will begin another series of self-defense classes for women in May from 6-9 p.m. each evening at the NPD training center at 525 Bossier St. The May classes will be on Thursdays Ma...
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Nutrition coordinator, associate of month is a treat to work with
Natchitoches Regional Medical Center awarded the March Associate of the Month honor to Pat Johnson, the morning nutrition coordinator for Courtyard of Natchitoches. Johnson has worked at The Courty...
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Crashes claim stopped driver, cyclist
A crash early Thursday morning involving two vehicles killed a woman from Campti who was not wearing her seatbelt according to La. State Police. Troopers responded to the crash around 5:40 a.m., wh...
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Register for seminar to meet Tuesday
There will be an employer seminar May 8 from 8 a.m. until noon at the Natchitoches Arts Center. Check-in time is from 8-8:30 a.m. and the seminar will begin at 9 a.m. Speakers will discuss an overv...
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Council on Aging hopes for new building bids
Council on Aging (COA) Director Alice Barrios said Thursday that the $875,000 appropriation for a new COA has moved into Priority I State funding and she is hopeful the project will be bid in the s...
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Retired teachers to meet Tuesday
Dan Poole, president of Natchitoches Parish Retired Educators Association has scheduled a unit meeting at the Natchitoches Parish School Board Media Center Tuesday, May 6 at 2 p.m. All retired teac...
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Fire Dept. to test hydrants
Natchitoches Fire Department personnel will conduct fire hydrant flow tests during the month of May. Be advised that flowing the hydrants may result in temporary water discoloration.  “We are sorry...
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Council considers adoption of plumbing code
Discussion of City contributions to the Natchitoches Grand Hotel and possible changes in the sanitary code dominated the City Council meeting Monday, April 28. Approval of the $2 million bond as ba...
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Public invited to NSU, Grambling search for Pres.
The presidential search committees for Grambling State University and Northwestern State University will hold meetings and public forums next week.  The Northwestern State University Presidential S...
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Everybody deserves a smile: School brings oral health to campus
“Change comes one generation at a time, and we can start in the walls of this building,” stated Jeff Tarant, CEO of CHRISTUS Health Central Louisiana. Pediatricians, dentists, school nurses, electe...
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City financing of downtown hotel is a ‘go’
“Housekeeping” sums up the Monday, March 28 City Council meeting. The atmosphere was genial as members finalized such projects as the Natchitoches Grand Hotel. David Wolf, counsel for Adams and Ree...
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All smiles as students at L. P. Vaughn Elementary and Middle exceed expectations, win tickets

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