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Number of manufactured homes in parish continues to rise

The number of residential manufactured homes continue to increase in the parish.  Six people applied for permits to locate the manufactured homes according to...

NSU facing new challenges and opportunities

by: Nathan Wilson As enrollment in higher education dropped nationwide in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, economic and demographic factors are amplifying the effects...

US. Rep. Johnson selected to serve as Deputy Whip in 118th Congress

U.S.Representative Mike Johnson (LA-04) this week was selected  by Majority Whip Tom Emmer to serve as a Deputy Whip for House Republicans in the...

Local OEM plan being updated, public invited to planning meeting Jan. 24

Natchitoches Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, in partnership with The Louisiana Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness and the...

Free HiSET/GED and ESL courses offered at Ben D. Johnson Center

In collaboration with Bossier Parish Community College, the Ben D. Johnson Educational Center is providing free HiSET and English Language Services (ESL) classes to...

Local tree stand mishap puts Rapides Parish hunter in hospital

A 67-year-old Rapides Parish man was airlifted to a Shreveport hospital after he was injured in a hunting accident in Natchitoches Parish last weekend...

Natchez food distribution next week

The Village of Natchez will host regularly scheduled distributions of commodities courtesy of the Council on Aging on Tues., Jan. 24 from 11 a.m.-...

Fire Dist. #10 stolen truck recovered

Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives continue to investigate the theft of a fire truck stolen at Fire District  #10 in Powhatan Wednesday night. The truck...

Sign up for Tech classes at library

The Natchitoches Parish Library is holding Tech Talk – a series of classes designed to help adults build skills and confidence in using technology,...

Reader says consider voting ‘no’ to reassignment of  library tax

Dear Editor: Every year that we have lived in Natchitoches Parish, people have complained about roads and taxes.  Voters do not vote for tax increases...