Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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Two arrested for firearms and narcotics charges after brief vehicle pursuit

Source: NMJDTF According to Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force (NMJDTF) Officials, on Sept. 23, agents attempted to stop a 2012 Dodge Charger for illegal window...

As Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame adjusts Class of 2020, Dec. 15-17 event reservations...

The Class of 2020 for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame has a slightly different look as the run-up begins for the annual Induction...

Update: Natchitoches Police identify possible suspect vehicle in shooting on Amanda Street near Simmons...

Source: NPD The Natchitoches Police Department has identified a vehicle of interest that was involved in the shooting Monday afternoon on Amanda Street near Simmons...

Natchitoches Police investigate shooting on Amanda Street near Simmons Alley

Source: NPD The Natchitoches Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place Monday, Sept. 28 around 2:50 p.m. on Amanda Street near Simmons Alley. NPD...

After 4 years, Tourism and Tax Commissions still at odds

By Juanice Gray, Jgray@natchitochestimes.com Who has authority over what? How much revenue was lost? How can it be collected and who collects it? What is our next course...

WEDNESDAY: Cassidy Staff Hosts Hurricane Laura Constituent Assistance Events in Leesville and Natchitoches

Staff for U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) will host on Wednesday two Constituent Assistance Events for constituents who were impacted by Hurricane Laura...

Hispanic heritage rich, rediscovered at Los Adaes historic site

National Hispanic Heritage Month began Sept. 15, 2020, and during this month and throughout the year, Los Adaes celebrates the history, heritage and accomplishments...

Military Graduate

Airman Dustin Wyatt, 18, of Robeline will graduate Basic Military Training Sept. 24. Wyatt trained in the United States Air Force at Lackland AFB,...

Slick bricks and speeding culprit of multiple Front Street collisions

Damages that occurred when a pickup truck and trailer hit the column on the corner of Front and Lafayette Streets Aug. 29 hadn’t yet...

Law enforcement funds provide for high tech mapping

“The funds we received will go into the NATCOM 911 Communications Center,” said Police Chief Micky Dove in regards to $12,490 grant funds received...

Arrest made in connection with suicides at Ware Youth Center

Courtesy: KTBS By Vickie Welborn, Jamie Ostroff   One arrest has been made and a second is pending in connection with two suicides that took place...

Parish proposes $1.5 million clean up plan

By Carolyn Roy, Carolyn@natchitochestimes.com Hurricane Laura is not through with its damage to Natchitoches Parish. During a meeting Monday, the Parish Council approved two contracts...

Car Show set for Oct. 2-3

The Historic District Business Association will host the 14th Annual Natchitoches Car Show scheduled for Oct. 2-3. The Natchitoches Car Show started in 2007 with...

White jury trial 1st in parish under Covid-19 protocol

Source: District Attorney’s Office District Attorney Billy Joe Harrington announced the completion of the first criminal jury trial with precautions in place due to...

City informs utility customers of scheduled site maintenance for online bill pay

The City of Natchitoches would like to notify the public starting Friday, September 25th at 12:00 p.m. thru Sunday, September 27th the city will...

Natchitoches Police arrest individual for Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile

Source: NPD The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested Keithen Newton, b/m, 38, of Natchitoches, for Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile, Misdemeanor Sexual Battery and Simple...