Thursday, June 4, 2020

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Monroe man sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for receiving child porn

United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that Christopher Joe Stamper, 28, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Terry A. Doughty to 20...

Mayor Posey thanks citizens for leading peaceful protests across the city

Source: Mayor's Office I want to wholeheartedly commend the hundreds of people who peacefully protested in Natchitoches yesterday evening.  Individuals from virtually all races in...

Louisiana launches e-commerce initiative for small businesses

Source: Office of the Governor Today, June 3, Gov. John Bel Edwards and Secretary Don Pierson of Louisiana Economic Development announced an e-commerce initiative to...

Census: Secure and Confidential, you count

Census results shape the future of communities, as census data informs how billions of dollars in federal funds are distributed for health clinics, school...

Covid-19 Updates: June 1 and 2, 2020

NURSING HOME STATISTICS  WITH  NEWLY  ADDED  DATA June 2, 2020 (Tuesday)   June 1, 2020 (Monday)

Peaceful protests to be hosted in Natchitoches Tuesday evening

There will be two peaceful protest demonstrations in the city of Natchitoches Tuesday, June 2. One will be on the downtown riverbank stage from...

Chickens are like potato chips, you can’t have just one!

We asked our readers to submit photos of their chickens. We are happy to share their photos!  The pictures were published in the May...

Gov. Edwards Announces Louisiana’s Roadmap to Resilience Will Start Phase 2 on Friday, June...

BATON ROUGE — Today, June 1, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced that following continued improvement in Louisiana’s COVID-19 outlook and a significant increase in testing...

Johnson issues statement on moving into Phase 2 June 5

U.S. Representative Mike Johnson (LA-04), a member of President Trump’s Task Force for Reopening America, today released the following statement in response to Governor...

Councill bids farewell to longtime P&Z director Juanita Fowler

By Carolyn Roy, carolyn@natchitochestimes.com There was a short City Council meeting Monday with few items on the agenda. Mayor Lee Posey recognized retiring Director...

St. Mary’s seniors named to All-State Composite Team

Five senior student athletes from St. Mary’s School were selected as part of the 2019-2020 Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) All-State Composite The...

Saline Lake drawdown begins today, June 1

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) in conjunction with the Saline Lake Commission has scheduled a drawdown of Saline Lake (Natchitoches and...

Black, Clear Lakes set to begin drawdown today

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) in conjunction with the Northwest Fish and Game Commission has scheduled a drawdown of Black and...