Monday, June 18, 2018

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Undefeated T-ball

The Creston T-Ball Team for 2018 finished their season undefeated, 8-0. On first row from left are Shiloh Guin and Gavin Anderson. On second row are...

UNT College of Music names undergraduate Presser Scholar

Ruth Mertens, a harp music performance student from Natchitoches, was named the University of North TexasCollege of Music’s 2018-19 Presser Scholar and recipient of a...

Yesteryear

Alphonse Prudhomme, Wilber Cloutier, Kenneth Prudhomme and Skippy the dog in the front yard of the big house at Oakland, circa 1937-38. Courtesy: Prudhomme Family...

Tragic celebrity suicides should be a reminder to listen

By Christine Flowers When I heard my brother Jonathan had taken his own life, my first thought, unfiltered through the sieve of reason, was:...

Just Talkin’ … June 14, 2018

The school board meeting this afternoon will probably be a contentious one. The vote should come on whether to close the Cloutierville school. Traditionally, the...

Is Loiusiana kick-the-can state as legislator says?

Rep. Barry Ivey of Baton Rouge said during the ill-fated special legislative session earlier this month that “Louisiana is shaped like a boot, because...

NSU will offer Junior Lifeguard Course for 11-14-year-olds

NATCHITOCHES –  Northwestern State University will offer a Junior Lifeguarding Camp July 16-20 and July 23-27 at the Robert W. Wilson Rec Complex.  The...

All-Stars

Summertime is all about fun in the sun, vacations, water parks and family cook outs, but these 5-year-olds added another page to their summer...

Sun’s Out Fun’s Out – Brossette

Mathis Charles Brossette, 8 months, enjoys his first pool day. He is the son of Terah Brossette and grandson of Charles Brossette. Send your Sun’s Out...

$3.5 million pump station in final testing stage

By Carolyn Roy, carolyn@natchitochestimes.com Cane River Waterway Commission Chairman Jim Rhodes says problems with the filter that is part of a pumping system on Cane...