Sneak Peek for Weekend edition, July 18-19, 2020

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Councilman-at-Large elect
Betty Sawyer Smith

Smith breaks barriers with Councilman-at-Large win

Sheriff Stuart Wright

Sheriff Stuart Wright candid about plans for sheriff’s office

This map from the airbnb website depicts air BNB prices and locations in the parish.
Natchitoches Wood

Stimulus checks save tax base from Coronavirus

The Los Adaes State Historic Site has been working on physical improvements to their building. Local artist Annabel Jones has painted a mural highlighting the paths make up the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail.
Photo courtesy of the CRNHA

Folk Festival may go virtual, Zydeco Festival cancelled

 

Construction on a new parking lot at the transportation center on Parkway Drive has stopped due to 1960s covenant prohibiting commercial use next to a residence. Photo by Hannah Richardson

Natchitoches Central to get $7.2 million upgrade

 

Court Cases Judged

Criminal cases dismissed in court; one to serve time

NPSO and NPD arrest reports

A great day to be a Tiger; St. Mary’s coaches look ahead to unconventional season