Thursday, September 20, 2018

News

Bridges on 119 to close Sept. 26

BRIDGE CLOSURE LA 119; Natchitoches Parish DOTD advises that effective 8 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26 the two bridges on LA 119 over the creek, located approximately...

Red River Waterway Commission Factsheet provided by Gov. Edwards

Red River Waterway Commission Factsheet Baton Rouge- Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards released the following factsheet in response to questions concerning his appointment to the...

Women’s Resource Center’s Celebration of Life Gala is Sept. 27

The Women’s Resource Center announces that Gordon Douglas will be the speaker at the Celebration of Life Fundraising Gala Thursday, Sept. 27 at the...

In case of fire, historical artifacts will be in good hands

By Hannah Richardson, lifestyleeditor@natchitochestimes.com Various shifts of the Natchitoches Fire Department toured the Cane River National Heritage Area’s (CRNHA) headquarters and park curation facility Aug....

Visit Clementine’s home, meet designer of her pottery

The highlight of the 64th Annual Natchitoches Fall Pilgrimage will be the preserved Clementine Hunter House at Melrose Plantation. On Friday, Oct. 12 at...

Gov. John Bel Edwards tells students state will invest $27 million in LSMSA

By Juanice Gray, jgray@natchitochestimes.com “I can’t wait to get the shovels in the ground,” said LSMSA Board President Sharon Gahagan following a statement by Gov....

Voter Registration Week kicks off election process for Nov. 4 primary

The right to vote is the most sacred right we as Americans possess. Without it, we have no voice to choose our leaders, our...

Colfax man dies in wreck near Clarence Thursday afternoon

A wreck Thursday afternoon involving three vehicles on Hwy. 6 near Clarence killed a man from Colfax and moderately injured two other men. Troopers responded...

Sex offender arrested at library

A walk-through of the Natchitoches Parish Library-Campti Branch by Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies Monday led to the arrest of a convicted sex offender according...

Two LSMSA employees receive national recognition from Yale University

LSMSA Pamela Francis, associate lecturer of English at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts (LSMSA), and Leah Lentz, co-director of the College...

Five to receive Creole Peoples Award Friday, Sept. 14

Five individuals who have made significant contributions to Creole heritage will be presented with the Creole Peoples Award on Friday, Sept. 14 as part...

Natchitoches joins Louisiana Film Trail

By Times Staff Natchitoches is part of the state’s Main Street Program, a part of the El Camino Real Trail, and the Trail of Lights…...

Bond market favorable for school board

By Carolyn Roy, carolyn@natchitochestimes.com The bond market is looking really good for the Natchitoches Parish School Board. At the committee meeting Tuesday, Toby Cortez told school board...

Calico Belles donate $1,000 to APHN Fall Tour

For the second year in a row the Calico Belles have made a one thousand dollar donation to the Association for the Preservation of...

Two arrested for counterfeit money

At approximately 9:30 p.m. Aug. 22, the Natchitoches Police Department responded to the parking lot of Super 1 Foods, located at 5696 Hwy 3110,...

‘Fur sisters’ find forever home thanks to teen rescuers

By Shannon Hale These two fur sisters were found by Ragan Hale, 17, in Natchitoches Parish. They appeared to be wandering around and confused. They...