Saturday, September 24, 2022

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Letter to the Editor: Campbell

A real plan to eliminate the State income tax Dear Editor, Those pushing to eliminate Louisiana’s State Income Tax are onto something. Many of the...

Library to offer shred services Oct. 7

The Natchitoches Parish Library will host its biannual Community Shred Service Friday, Oct .7, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Main Branch at 450 Second...

Letter to the Editor: Burke

Dear Editor, Regarding the JT column in the September 8 edition of the Natchitoches Times, the statement that Louisiana Tech stopped playing NSU in Shreveport...

Parish bridge, road bids accepted

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced 22 projects around the state received bids recently. Fifteen contractors presented apparent low bids totaling...

Dollar store combo build underway in Campti

Juanice Gray Town of Campti Councilwoman Bence Nicholas confirmed a Family Dollar store is under construction at 3035 Hwy 71/84 just north of the Campti...

City seeking National Night Out participants

The City of Natchitoches Mayor’s Office is seeking neighborhoods that are participating in National Night Out Oct. 4. National Night Out is an...

Juvenile arrested in connection with ATV thefts

NPSO Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a 16-year-old Natchitoches juvenile in connection with the theft of an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) from private property in the...

Bealls Outlet sets Grand Opening date

Juanice Gray The new Bealls Outlet will host its Grand Opening Oct. 20 according to Project Manager Carinda Johnwell and Minden store manager David Rico....

Cook up some fun at Meatpie Festival that will have kids activities, motorcycle...

The Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival will celebrate its 20th year on the downtown riverbank the weekend of Sept. 16-17. The festival includes activities for...

DA announces sentencing of felon in firearms case

District Attorney Billy Joe Harrington announced Aug. 29 the court sentencing of a felon in possession of a firearm. Freeman Eric Tucker, 63, of...

Parish Council Meeting Agenda for Sept. 19, 2022

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING HEARING - REGULAR MEETING PARISH OF NATCHITOCHES IN THE PARISH BOARD ROOM 211 2ND FLOOR NATCHITOCHES, LOUISIANA Monday, September 19, 2022 AGENDA Call...

Parish officials provide residents with water and supplies

The Natchitoches Office of Community Services is offering parish residents free bottled water and personal protective equipment at sites across the parish. Parish employees distributed...

Louisiana adopts state’s first accountability plan to measure success in K–2nd grades

Louisiana has adopted the state’s first accountability system for kindergarten through second grade. The Louisiana Department of Education’s (LDOE) literacy-focused plan was approved by...

Mayor floats water and electric rate hikes

Mayor Ronnie Williams Jr. is leading the charge to increase residential water and electricity rates in the City of Natchitoches with a series of...

L.P. Vaughn Elementary hosts State Supt. Dr. Cade Brumley

L.P. Vaughn Elementary School and its teachers had the honor of speaking with Louisiana State Superintendent Dr. Cade Brumley Monday, Aug. 29 about Louisiana’s...

Natchitoches Treasures nominations open

The City of Natchitoches is seeking nominations for 2022 Natchitoches Treasures.  The Natchitoches Treasures are an elite group of Natchitoches residents of retirement age...