Wednesday, April 21, 2021

News

Earth Day Proclamation

Natchitoches Parish 4-H Agent Pam Pearce accepted the proclamation designating April 22 as Earth Day in the City. Pearce said her office was a...

Just Talkin’ for Thursday, April 15, 2021

Please don’t forget that absentee voting is going on until Saturday. We have a Board of Elementary and Secondary Education seat to fill and...

Federal funding for education; Where does it go?

By Juanice Gray and Carolyn Roy During the school board meeting April 8, Director of Federal Programs Julee´ Wright reported on the federal funds the...

911 Commission selects executive director

At a special called meeting Tuesday, April 13, the 911 Commission hiring committee presented their top three recommendations to the full board. The board...

City actions prompt savings for taxpayers

City taxpayers will get another break because of proposed action of the City Council at the meeting Monday. The City will refinance revenue bonds,...

NHDDC members share recent projects and event details

By Hannah Richardson Members of the Natchitoches Historic District Development Commission (NHDDC) had their last virtual Zoom meeting Thursday, April 15, as they will be...

Early voting totals more than double March primary

Totals courtesy ROV Kathrin Holden and staff. Click any item to enlarge The deadline to register to vote in person or by mail is March...

Natchitoches Community Improvement Foundation, Inc. is accepting application for scholarships

The Natchitoches Community Improvement Foundation, Inc. is accepting application for scholarships for 2021 high school graduates who live within the city limits of Natchitoches...

Parish Council Agenda for Monday, April 19, 2021

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING HEARING REGULAR MEETING PARISH OF NATCHITOCHES IN LARGE COURTROOM 2ND FLOOR NATCHITOCHES, LOUISIANA     Monday, April 19, 2021 5:30 p.m. A G E N...

An Editorial: Times endorses solid waste tax renewal

We have beat the drum loudly over the past few years about the lack of participation we are seeing from our citizenry not voting...

Former NPSO deputy charged with felony theft

A former employee of the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office assigned to the Civil Operations Bureau has been arrested on felony theft charges according to...

Maggio announces retirement after a career of service to NSU

Northwestern State president Dr. Chris Maggio announced Friday that he will retire from the university effective July 1, 2021.  He has served as president...

Melrose Arts and Crafts Festival List of Vendors

Over 70 exhibitors will display their wares among the beautiful, historic grounds of Melrose Plantation. Artists and crafters will showcase their original paintings, drawings,...

Natchitoches Magnet School announces honor roll students

Natchitoches Magnet students finished the third nine-weeks grading period with positivity, responsibility, impendence, dedication and determination. PRIDE is the school motto. Stephonie French, Natchitoches...

Provencal Elementary and Junior High School announces honor roll students

Principal Jennifer Martin would like to announce the honor roll students for the third nine weeks at Provencal Elementary and Junior High School. Eighth Grade Principal’s...

Fairview Alpha Elementary announces honor roll students

Fairview Alpha Elementary announces honor students for the third nine weeks grading period. Principal’s List - 4.0 GPA Third Grade: Dan Davenport, Aiden Donoway, Gabrielle Leeper and...