Sunday, September 24, 2017

News

Detention Center: Sept. 12-19

Sept. 19 TAYLOR, Dustin Ray, Coushatta, 5/19/1993, w/m, second degree battery MESSICK, Donald Wesley, Coushatta, 5/30/1968, w/m, second degree battery. GLENN, Brandon Wayne, Chopin, 3/10/1983, w/m, 2...

Teal Tea Sunday at Trinity

NATCHITOCHES – Turn Teal Natchitoches is creating awareness of national Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in September by hosting its annual Teal Tea at Trinity...

National Hunting and Fishing Day is Saturday

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day (NHFD) on September 23rd, 2017.  NHFD is a national...

Surprise! Teacher union poll says too much emphasis on testing

BATON ROUGE, LA – The Louisiana Association of Educators (LAE) recently polled a random sample of Louisianians to gain a better understanding of their...

Won’t Work

Construction backlog at $13.4 billion

Transportation and Development Secretary Shawn Wilson said the construction backlog for the state now stands at $13.4 billion, which is an increase from where...

Record enrollment speaks to NSU’s vitality in hard times

Reports from Northwestern State University of an all-time high enrollment this fall and record levels of private financial support for the school in recent...

Happy Fall Ya’ll

Cheyenne Possoit, Barbara McCrory’s granddaughter, decorated her home for fall. The project took her all day, starting around 8 a.m. and finishing up around...

Miss Merry Christmas

The Natchitoches Queens Scholarship Program was Sunday, Sept. 17 in AA Fredericks Auditorium on NSU. Crowned were: Miss City of Lights - Kelsey Wilkes Miss City of...

Dooky Chase

It was a reunion of sorts for Terrian and Oshonta Marchand and Edgar Dooky Chase III. The Marchands lived in New Orleans across the...

Metairie business owner arrested, suspected of pocketing state sales taxes

BATON ROUGE – A Metairie man faces felony charges for an alleged fraud scheme that cost the state hundreds of thousands of dollars in...

Cleco vice president named a top business woman in Louisiana

Pineville, La., Sept. 20, 2017 – On Thursday, Sept. 21, Cleco vice president of customer experience, Shirley Turner, will be recognized as one of the...

U.S. Army National Guardsman Surprises Brother at LSU

When your brother is in Afghanistan with the U.S. Army National Guard and your mom lives in Colombia, you don't expect to see them...

Will insurance rates go up because of hurricanes?

    (FOX - Birmingham, Alabama) Hurricanes Harvey and Irma left behind billions of dollars in damage and insurance claims. So what will this mean for premiums and will...

Gas prices dropping slightly

Louisiana, LA, September 18- Average retail gasoline prices in Louisiana have fallen 2.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.39/g yesterday, according...

Grandparents Photo Contest Winners

First of all, a big thank you to all that sent in photos for our Grandparents Day Photo Contest! The photos were featured in...