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Mariner’s to reopen Dec. 1

Nearly six months after a fire tore through the esteemed Natchitoches restaurant, Mariner’s is once again accepting reservations for its grand reopening Dec. 1. The...

Storms move through Natchitoches Tuesday

National Weather Cooperative Observer Wiley Butler shared this video of the storms passing through Natchitoches Tuesday, Nov. 28. Portions of Natchitoches Parish had severe weather...

Traffic Advisory

(Natchitoches)-At 4:28pm, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Deputies are reporting water partially over the roadway on La. Hwy 504 near the new Dodge dealership. LA. DOTD is...

NSU, schools close in anticipation of severe weather

All Northwestern State University campuses closed at noon today, Tuesday, Nov. 29 in advance of the threat of severe weather.  All classes and events...

Unrestrained Man Killed in Natchitoches Parish Crash, Speed and Impairment Suspected

LSP Goldonna – On Monday, Nov. 28 just before 8 p.m., Troopers assigned to Louisiana State Police Troop E began investigating a one-vehicle fatality crash on...

2 shot, 1 dead in Berry Avenue shooting

NPSO Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Bureau detectives were requested by Natchitoches Police Saturday, Nov. 26 shortly after 11 p.m. to investigate a homicide...

Natchitoches Police arrest individual for five counts of Principal to Attempted Second Degree Murder

NPD NPD officers responded Nov. 22 around 12:40 p.m. to the 400 block of Lakeview Drive in reference to gunshots in the area. Officers arrival...

City Council agenda for Nov. 28, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE Any Citizen that wishes to observe the City Council meeting live may do so at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6SlW7rZvyKYWd8HpNw2fhg   Recordings for all city meeting videos will be...

City Council introduces quality of life agenda, but zoning concerns take center stage

Nathan Wilson A meeting of the Natchitoches City Council, Nov. 15 saw residents clash over commercial usage and development in East Natchitoches neighborhoods. A...

Numismatist returns ancient silver to circulation

Nathan Wilson When Natchitoches resident Joe Darby needed a legal document revised recently, he agreed to pay attorney Eddie Harrington with a form of...

Arrest made in connection with fishing equipment thefts along Cane River

NPSO Since September, sheriff’s detectives have investigated several cases of fishing equipment and gas being stolen from boats and boathouses, mostly in the areas of...

Update: Natchitoches Police arrest 2 additional juveniles for theft of city vehicle and other...

NPD On Nov. 21, Natchitoches Police Department detectives arrested two additional juveniles for the theft of a city vehicle last week. Detectives connected the two 14-year-old...

Parish Council meeting agenda for Nov. 21, 2022

  NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING HEARING REGULAR MEETING PARISH OF NATCHITOCHES IN THE PARISH BOARD ROOM 211 2ND FLOOR NATCHITOCHES, LOUISIANA       Monday, November 21, 2022   5:30pm   A G...

Parish schools show growth in School Performance Scores

NPSB On Wednesday, Nov. 16, the Louisiana Department of Education released individual school and system performance data for the 2021-22 school year. The Natchitoches Parish School...

DA announces trial court conviction in protective order violation case

District Attorney District Attorney Billy Joe Harrington announced today that a 10th Judicial District Court jury returned three guilty verdicts during a two-day trial in...

Juvenile arrested 3 times, mother charged with improper supervision

NPD The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested Christina Simmons, b/f, 38, of Natchitoches for improper supervision of a minor. On Nov. 4, NPD officers responded to...