Couple celebrates 50 years of marriage
Benny and Gennell Williams of Natchitoches are celebrating 50 years of marriage, today, Nov. 11.
Benny is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Orion Williams of Arkansas.
Gennell is the daughter of t...
Blue crawfish inspires artwork
Artwork by Mary Louise Porter of Natchitoches is on display at the Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermillion St., Lafayette, through December. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Art by Porter ...
What's your line?
The area along Old River south of Natchitoches, was settled by old French Catholic families who received grants or homesteads. They continued to practice their religion, although the nearest churc...
What's Your Line?
While I continued to research the local news publications from the early 1800s to the present, another one found was El Mexicano published in 1813 in Spanish and English.
This paper came after the...
Add another nut to the collection
I have recently come across a nut that we can grow in our area. It was such a pleasant surprise I had to share the information with you.
We can grow almonds in north Louisiana. Almonds are a wonde...