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NSU awards degree to 922 students at Fall 2018 commencement

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University conferred degrees to 922 graduates who completed coursework in the Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 semesters.  The commencement speaker...

Collection spans 50 million years

By Juanice Gray, jgray@natchitochestimes.com, 318-352-3618 ext 218 Human nature is to collect, preserve and keep things close to the heart. Some people collect figurines, family...

Bobby Byles – By Buddy Maggio

Former Natchitoches Mayor Ray Scott proclaimed “Bobby Byles Day” Tuesday, March 19, 1964. It was the Louisiana premier of “War is Hell” showing at...

MABEL MORAN METOYER

MABEL MORAN METOYER Dec. 3, 1910 – Dec. 13, 2018 A Mass of Christian Burial for Mabel Moran Metoyer will be Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 11...

DONALD RAY ASHCRAFT

DONALD ASHCRAFT April 21, 1951 – Dec. 13, 2018 A service to honor the life of Donald Ray Ashcraft will be at First United Methodist Church...

Natchitoches Police Department responds to shooting

On Dec. 13 at approximately 6:50 p.m., the Natchitoches Police Department received a 911 Call stating that a male subject had been shot near...

Accident results in fatality

During the early morning hours Friday, Dec. 14 around 5:39 a.m., the Natchitoches Police Department received a call from a concerned citizen stating that...

Just Talkin’ – Dec. 13, 2018

JT wasn’t there…but he can only image the surprise last week when La. Attorney General Jeff Landry walked into the Natchitoches Parish Courtroom for...

Trophy Room – Sophia Pleasant

Sophia Pleasant, 7, of Natchitoches bagged her first deer while hunting with her dad, Pete Pleasant, on their lease in the Marthaville area. She was...

Council appoints new ADA

By Carolyn Roy, carolyn@natchitochestimes.com It took only nine minutes to address business at the City Council meeting Monday. There was a unanimous vote on the...