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Local ladies attend Women’s Health Day at Baton Rouge

Several women from Natchitoches joined women from Shreveport to attend the Women’s Health Day and Retreat in Baton Rouge at the State Capitol May...

La. Realtor of the Year

Parish Government recognized Janice Bolton at the Monday meeting because she was name La. Realtor of the Year by the La. Realtors Association. There...

Registrar and Treasurer appointed at Parish Council meeting

By Carolyn Roy, carolyn@natchitochestimes.com The Parish Council meeting Monday lasted two hours but several key items were addressed. The Council: •Appointed a registrar of voters •Appointed a parish...

Cane River Lake open

Cane River Lake is now open to boating traffic. Use caution while boating as there could be floating debris that could cause damage to boat...

Call Me MISTER program aims to recruit minority males to become teachers, role models

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s School of Education is launching a program to recruit minority males to become leaders in education.  The Call Me...

DAISY LEE JACKSON

MAY 5, 2019 Funeral Service will be convened at the Winnfield Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, 318 North Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457, Saturday, May 25, 2019...

La. 153 between Creston and Ashland reopened

**UPDATE**; BRIDGE RE-OPENED**; LA 153; Natchitoches Parish Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:41 PM **UPDATE** The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that the...

NSU among top teacher preparation in the U.S.

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University of Louisiana’s undergraduate elementary teacher preparation program has been named one of the top in the country by the...

Maggio named chair-elect of Southland Conference Board of Directors

Northwestern State University President Dr. Chris Maggio’s already-decorated, athletic-based resume grew by another line after the Southland Conference’s Spring Meeting. Maggio, a former Demons track...

Special Olympics Torch Run traverses parish

The Louisiana Law Enforcement Special Olympics Torch Run involving area law enforcement entered Natchitoches Parish on La. Hwy 1 North at the Natchitoches-Red River...