Thursday, March 21, 2019

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BEDFORD I. BLACKMON JR.

BLACK LAKE, LA Oct. 4, 1923-March 19, 2019 A celebration of life for Bedford I. Blackmon Jr., 95, of Black Lake will be at 6 p.m....

Letter to the Editor – The Rev. Mark Megason

Letter to the Editor: Concerning the 1/2 percent tax on the March 30, 2019 Election: When I first started checking into Parish Roads, I was...

Parish students excel academically at literary rally, many advance to state

Results of the 2019 Northwest Louisiana District Literary Rally hosted by Northwestern State University have been released.  Students from high schools in central and...

Indigeaux to perform at Art Along the Bricks

Indigeaux, Natchitoches' own belly dance troupe, will perform Saturday, March 23 at Art Along the Bricks in downtown Natchitoches. Their performance will be at...

45th Melrose Arts and Crafts Festival is April 6-7

The Melrose Arts and Crafts Festival turns 45 this year! More than 100 vendors will display their wares beneath the gorgeous live oak trees...

Annual Dragon Boat Races set for Saturday, April 13

The Northwestern State University Office of First Year Experience will present the Fourth Annual Natchitoches Dragon Boat Races Saturday, April 13 at the newly...

Ferguson, fellow Demons impress at NSU’s Pro Day

For all but one Northwestern State football alumnus taking part in Pro Day Wednesday morning at Turpin Stadium, it was the last and best...

Northwestern State can’t dig out of early hole in loss to Louisiana Tech

Northwestern State’s Kaitlyn St. Clair and Riley Cantrell made fifth-inning noise with a pair of home runs, but it wasn’t enough to prevent a...

Early voting numbers dismal

There are 24,418 registered voters in Natchitoches Parish. Of those, 90 have voted early as of Monday at 5 p.m. That equates to 0.36 percent,...

DORIS RACHAL METOYER

MARCH 14, 1914-March 15, 2019 A Mass of Christian Burial for Doris Metoyer will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 23 at St. Augustine Catholic...