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Graduates’ success speaks well of time at NSU
The remarkable achievements of the seven alumni who were inducted earlier this month into Northwestern State University’s Long Purple Line reflect the continuing positive influence of the school on...
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taxpayer investment in Superdome gives public right to know about details of of naming rights
The deal between the New Orleans Saints and Mercedes-Benz to name the Louisiana Superdome for that company will benefit the Saints organization and state taxpayers, but it is regrettable that Louis...
Oct 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the Editor
Dear Editor: There are times when I am proud to say I am from Natchitoches and there are times when I have to admit that I am embarrassed to say that. This happens to be one of the times I am embar...
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the Editor
Dear Editor: It is certainly pleasant to visit the downtown area of Natchitoches and see a clean and orderly street decorated with beautiful flowers. When you stop to think about it, how many citie...
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ghosts and Gears
The other day, at Mayfield’s printing and supply store, I mentioned to Hazel that “Texasville” was gradually making its way into my heart as my personal favorite of Larry McMurtry’s novels. “Loneso...
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ballots littered with too many confusing amendments
Louisiana’s constitution has become a mishmash of unrelated, confusing amendments that have been tacked on over more than three decades to a charter that should be just a simple blueprint for state...
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the Editor
Dear Editor: I saw, with shock and then sadness, the obit of “Bill” Fortenberry. Since I have been so long away from Natchitoches (the last time I was there was 1971), I assume that just about anyo...
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Natchitoches schools’ letter grades deemed unsatisfactory
Louisiana public schools did not fare well on the letter grade report cards that were issued this year for the first time, but the fact that grades of A to F will make the performance of schools ea...
Oct 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the Editor
Dear Editor: This is my second letter to the editor. I wrote my first letter to the editor in January 2011, and it was published two weeks later, informing our citizens that I had discovered fluori...
Oct 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Louisiana constitution could possibly undergo five new amendments after election day
Natchitoches Parish voters and others across the state will deal with five more proposed amendments to Louisiana’s frequently altered constitution in Saturday’s elections and should study the propo...
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