Edition Button
Natchitoches Times Logo
Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Editorials
Audit says bridge amnesty program cost $225,000
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A state audit finds an amnesty program aimed at getting motorists to cough up the cash they owed for Crescent City Connection toll violations cost Louisiana almost $225,000 more ...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Federal judge rules in police off-duty details
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the new system of police off-duty paid details, siding with New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu's administration. NOLA.com/The Ti...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Poverty Point mired in Mid-East politics
For summer vacation two years ago, Jackie and I determined to travel to somewhere exotic and faraway, where none of our friends had gone before us. So we struck out for northeast Louisiana, deep in...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Letters to the editor
Dear Editor: Any courtroom in China or Iran could have been the scene: An 84-year-old Catholic nun in prison garb, chained hand-and-foot and surrounded by heavy marshals, is shuffled jangling into ...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Long Purple Line represents accomplishments of many
Induction ceremonies last week for the newest members of the Long Purple Line at Northwestern State University underscored the positive influence of the school on students’ lives and the enormous i...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Just Talkin'
JT hears from the folks in charge of the Christmas Festival parade that there will be one parade this year. Those in charge are excited and say combining the youth parade with the “big” parade has ...
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Investment in TOPS is worth the expense for 17,000 students
A Louisiana legislative committee has shot down yet another attempt to raise standards and curtail costs of Louisiana’s TOPS scholarship program, and that was a sensible decision despite the growin...
Apr 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Letter to the Editor
Dear Editor, I live on the Harmony Road and have for years. It has always been bad, but now it is horrible! Both ends of the road are bad. You can’t dodge one hole without hitting another one that ...
Apr 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Value of Tops outweighs costs, attempts to change fail
A Louisiana legislative committee has shot down yet another attempt to raise standards and curtail costs of Louisiana’s TOPS scholarship program, and that was a sensible decision despite the growin...
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Hopefully, economic indicators are correct in predicting change
Multi-billion dollar investments in new and expanded industrial facilities will create thousands of jobs and lift Louisiana’s economy over the next decade, and the state continues to reap the benef...
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story