Local Veteran’s Day programs and offers


• Nov. 11: Lakeview’s JROTC will host a Veteran’s Day program at 10 a.m. Veterans welcome; breakfast is from 9:15-10 a.m. RSVP to Linda Davidson (318-476-3360) or Stacey Wiggins (864-395-5314, stacey.wiggins@npsb.la)

• Nov. 11: The Natchitoches Parish Veterans and Memorial Park will host their Veterans Day Program on the downtown riverbank stage  at 4 p.m. This program gives thanks to veterans that served in the Vietnam War era. Any past or present resident of Natchitoches Parish that served anytime between 1955-1975 that will be in attendance is asked to submit their name and branch of service via email to Betsymae4h@gmail.com or Amanda.miller@npsb.la by Nov. 2.

• Nov. 12: Natchitoches Central High School JROTC Veterans Day Program in the NCHS Main Gym. Breakfast will be served for veterans and family members at 9 a.m.  At 10 a.m., veterans will enter the gym by branch. This year’s theme is “Honoring All Who Severed.”  The guest speaker is Lieutenant Colonel Joshua Drake, Professor of Military Science at  NSU, Louisiana Army ROTC Program. Contact the NCHS JROTC Department at (318) 352-9656 to RSVP by Friday, Nov. 5.

Veterans, Chili’s salutes you! You’ve served us with honor, and now it’s time we served you a tasty meal. All Veterans and active service members are invited to enjoy a complimentary entree.* Stop by to‍day, 11/‍11, and choose from any of the delicious dishes listed below.
  • Cajun Chicken Pasta
  • Soup & Side Salad
  • Margarita Grilled Chicken
  • Oldtimer with Cheese
  • Just Bacon Burger
  • Chicken Bacon Ranch Quesadillas
  • Chicken Crispers®