Saturday, February 16, 2019

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Black History – Carl Walters

Carl I. Walters Jr. became chief executive officer of the Outpatient Medical Center in Natchitoches in March of 2017. Walters brought over 27 years...

Boys All-Star West Basketball

Lakeview’s Zarious Lewis and Natchitoches Central’s Calvin Carpenter were named to the West Team of the 2019 Boys All-Star East-West Game. Notable are neighboring all...

Preschoolers become ‘Oldies but Goodies’ to celebrate 100th day of school

From day one, students in Crystal Pierce’s Title I preschool class at Fairview Alpha Elementary, placed a paper clip on the calendar and celebrated...

Nationals Qualifiers

Jace Miley, left, and Matthew Thibodaux of St. Mary’s competed in a National Qualifying Powerlifting Meet Saturday, Feb. 9. Thibodaux lifted a total of...

St. Mary’s Girls – Marsh Madness brackets

Brackets as of Friday, Feb. 15 Click to enlarge

NCHS Girls – Marsh Madness brackets

Brackets as of Friday, Feb. 15. Click to enlarge.

Letter to the Editor – Todd Jr.

An open letter to the State of Louisiana Dept. of Transportation State Representative Kenny Cox State Senator Gerald Long Ref:   Louisiana Highway 1 North To whom it may...

JUST TALKIN’ for Feb. 14, 2019

Someone told JT that our term limited State Senator Gerald Long is watching the Governors race really hard. It’s not because he’s running either....

THELMA BEAUDOIN RICHARDSON

MONROE, LA Thelma Beaudoin Richardson, 89, beloved mother,passed away peacefully Feb. 8, 2019 in Houston, Texas. She was a resident of Monroe. She worked over 25...

Northwestern State aims for fifth straight win against Xavier of Louisiana

By Jonathon Zenk, NSU Sports Information NATCHITOCHES—Northwestern State’s Lady Demon tennis team tries to win its fifth straight Saturday when Xavier (New Orleans), ranked third...