Friday, March 22, 2019

News

Road, tax talk gets personal

Richmond fields questions from League of Women Voters By Juanice Gray, jgray@natchitochestimes.com Roads and the upcoming election continue to be the hottest topic in the parish....

Parish Council authorized to select Registrar of Voters

By Carolyn Roy, carolyn@natchitochestimes.com An opinion from the La. Attorney General says that Parish Council members, not the Parish President, have the authority to name...

Letter to the Editor – The Rev. Mark Megason

Letter to the Editor: Concerning the 1/2 percent tax on the March 30, 2019 Election: When I first started checking into Parish Roads, I was...

Parish students excel academically at literary rally, many advance to state

Results of the 2019 Northwest Louisiana District Literary Rally hosted by Northwestern State University have been released.  Students from high schools in central and...

Early voting numbers dismal

There are 24,418 registered voters in Natchitoches Parish. Of those, 90 have voted early as of Monday at 5 p.m. That equates to 0.36 percent,...

Natchitoches Magnet hosting open house for potential students

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Clementine Hunter Day declared in Natchitoches for March 24

Mayor Lee Posey notifies the public that the City of Natchitoches will declare Sunday, March 24 as “Clementine Hunter Day”per the request of the...

Coroner’s Caddy Relay for Life fundraiser underway on Riverbank

J&J Exterminating Company is bringing termites to Natchitoches. Well, actually it is only one but it is huge…and thankfully dead. The six-week Sentricon® System...

Jewelry fundraiser is Friday, March 22

A fundraiser for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life will be at First United Methodist Church at 411 Second St, Friday, March 22...

Deputy Sheriff Stuart Wright announces candidacy for Natchitoches Parish Sheriff

Deputy Sheriff Stuart Wright announced March 19 his candidacy for Natchitoches Parish Sheriff in the election to be held in October. Wright is seeking...

Pursuit ends with tire strips on I-49 in Rapides Parish; NPSO deputy receives stitches...

NPSO A Lafayette Parish man was arrested on multiple traffic charges following a pursuit in Natchitoches and Rapides Parishes Sunday, March 17. At approximately 6:20...

45 ballots cast on first day of Early Voting

Acting Registrar of Voters Debbie Tebbetts released information on early voting. There were 45 votes cast Saturday. Of those 23 were male and 22 were...

Lemonade Day Louisiana is Saturday, May 4

***If you plan to have a lemonade stand for Lemonade Day, contact The Natchitoches Times at 318-352-3618, Juanice at jgray@natchitochestimes.com or Hannah at lifestyleeditor@natchitochestimes.com...

SWEPCO planning power outages along Hwy 9, Campti

SWEPCO will have planned power outages near the Town of Campti. Residents, particularly those living along Highway 9, will experience power outages at various...

Fireworks slated for Thursday, March 21 for La. Probation and Parole Officers Assn.

The City of Natchitoches advises the public there will be a fireworks show Thursday, March 21 hosted by the Louisiana Probation and Parole Officers...

Terrific Kids

St. Mary’s Terrific Kids are, on front row from left, Callen Hoffpauir, Madden Cameron, Asa Nash and Branch Smith. On back row are Principal...