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FFA members win top honors in Area 2 contest
Two members of the Lakeview FFA won top honors in Area 2 in prepared public speaking and the Geaux Teach Agriculture FFA contests Jan. 14.   Aaron Babers delivered a 15 minute lesson on Conserving ...
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Youth attend North American International Livestock Expo
Cooper and Cole Johnson attended the North American International Livestock Expo sponsored by the Kentucky State Fair Board and the Commonwealth of Kentucky during November 2012 in Louisville, Ky. ...
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Florida man sentenced for defrauding Lousiana citizens
U. S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that Alcides Roman, 53, of Ocoee, Fla. was sentenced for defrauding $340,000 from individuals in Louisiana. U. S. District Judge Tom Stagg handed down t...
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Black Heritage Committee lists events
The Black Heritage Committee is hosting Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. programs Jan. 21. Events include the following: • 9 a.m. First Baptist Church on Amulet will have a breakfast. Guest is the Rev. D...
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Parish president names executive assistant
Parish President Rick Nowlin has announced the appointment of Lynda Vance to the position of executive assistant to the president of Natchitoches Parish. Vance comes to the parish administration fr...
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Main Street seeks vendors for Bloomin on the Bricks
The Natchitoches Main Street Program is seeking vendors for Bloomin’ on the Bricks, scheduled for Saturday, March 23 in downtown Natchitoches. The day-long event is a celebration of spring in downt...
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LSMSA students win national technology award
The National Center for Women in Technology (NCWIT) has selected two Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts students for their prestigious “Aspirations in Computing” Award. The 2012 awarde...
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Nursery to host workshop on Fairy Gardens
Arlena Schott will conduct a workshop on fairy gardening at Natural Springs Sunday Jan. 20 at 1:30 p.m. It will be a hands-on seminar in which those attending can build their own fairy garden. Natu...
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Sheriff’s office taking delinquent tax property sale online; 1st one in May
Anyone who wants to participate in the tax sale can register online prior to the sale at www.CivicSource.com
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Jaycees seek recipient tournament proceeds
The Natchitoches Area Jaycees are looking for an organization to be the recipient of proceeds from group’s annual golf tournament. Those interested in being the recipient should complete a request ...
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244 Honor Bricks in first order for veterans park
The Veterans and Memorial Park Committee has received the first order of honor bricks for park construction, which has been delayed due to inclement weather. The 244 bricks were purchased in honor ...
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Box tops bringing in big bucks for schools; dozens of companies participating
Participating products in the Box Tops for Education program include Cheerios, Chex, Betty Crocker, Gold Medal Flour, Fiber One Cereals, Kix, Wheaties, Total, Pillsbury Toaster Pastries, Wanchai Fe...
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Rain good for Sibley Lake and Cane River
Sibley Lake has been steadily on the rise over the last eight days. According to Keith Thompson, manager of Sibley Lake Patrol, the water level reached 115.58 feet above mean sea level Jan. 15. Tha...
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Veterans park will be centrally located next to courthouse
The Natchitoches Parish Veterans and Memorial Park will be located behind the Old Courthouse. Design features include: • a curved monument visible from both Church St. and Second St. with the names...
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Auditors give ‘clean’ unqualified report on City finances
The report for the City’s audit of the 2012 fiscal year was “clean and unqualified” according to CPA’s Jessica Broadway and Mark Thomas, who talked about the audit at the City Council meeting Monda...
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First Day of School

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Just Talkin’
JT doesn’t have much to say this week but did hear one humorous tidbit from school board member Russ Danzy. Russ lives in Provencal and has some cattle and a special bull. Seems when the bull was y...
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Rainfall to date
Shreveport National Weather Service Cooperative Observer  Twenty-four hour precipitation amounts ending at 8 a.m. Wednesday: Jan. 16....0.21 Jan. 15....0.68 Jan. 14....0.61 Jan. 13....0.20 Jan. 12....
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Grant funds mapping of Los Adais
For historical researchers Rhonda Gauthier and Robert Caldwell, tracking the descendants of those who lived at Los Adais 200 years is more than just a project. “We’re part of that history,” Gauthie...
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Registered nurse must consult with physician to plan individualized care for home health patient
By Gail Batson, RN, MSN The previous column concluded with an explanation of the second of two criteria that may qualify a prospective patient for Home Health services. A Home Health patient must n...
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