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City Council creates Texas Street Economic Development District; will finance depot renovations

Carolyn Roy A local bank has come forward to buy $2 million in revenue bonds that will finance renovations to the Texas and Pacific Railroad...

Lakeview introduces new principal at Open House

Gator Nation kicked off the new school year with its annual open house Tuesday, Aug. 9. This was an opportunity for families, students and...

La. Housing Corp. and USDA rural development hosting forum tonight

Josh Hollins, Executive Director of the Louisiana Housing Corporation and Deidre Robert, State Director of USDA Rural Development are jointly hosting a statewide tour...

Stephens charged with aggravated arson

NPD Investigators with the Natchitoches Police Department and the Natchitoches Fire Department arrested Billy Stephens Jr. for an aggravated arson at J.W. Thomas Apartments last...

Community Calendar for Aug. 16-30, 2022

————- Aug. 16 The Natchitoches Parish Tourist Commission will meet Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 5:15 p.m. at 780 Front St. The public is invited to attend...

Lester Moody arrested in connection with Texas jewelry store heist

NPSO A Shreveport man with ties to Natchitoches Parish, wanted in connection with a Texas jewelry store heist and other similar crimes in central and...

JUDGE MARVIN F. “MICKEY” GAHAGAN

NATCHITOCHES, LA Aug. 28, 1932-Aug. 10, 2022 Retired Judge Marvin F. “Mickey” Gahagan passed away peacefully at his home Aug. 10, 2022. He was 89 and...

Parish Council agenda for Aug. 15, 2022

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING HEARING REGULAR MEETING PARISH OF NATCHITOCHES IN THE PARISH BOARD ROOM 211 2ND FLOOR NATCHITOCHES, LOUISIANA Monday,...

Demons return to campus for Fall 2022 semester

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University welcomed back about 1,500 residential students Friday and Saturday with a coordinated check-in and move-in process that involved more...

Assistance available for spaying or neutering pets

In 2021, the Natchitoches Humane Society (NHS) rescued 425 animals throughout Natchitoches Parish. Of that number, 323 were sent to rescues in northern...