City to distribute sandbags to the public


In preparation for Hurricane Nicholas, the City of Natchitoches is providing sandbags to city residents. Sandbags may be picked up at Public Works, 110 Mill St., from 8 a.m.-noon and again from 1–3 p.m. today, Tuesday, Sept. 14 (as long as supplies last).

The city could receive up to 6-10 inches of rain in the next 72 hours. Avoid driving on flooded streets.