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Enjoy an evening of blues downtown
A free concert entitled “An Evening of Blues with Mike Snowden and Ed Huey” will be held at the Natchitoches Arts Center at 716 Second St. on Saturday, July 26, from 7-9 p.m. Snowden, a Natchitoche...
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Preservation in action: NCPTT welcomes interns
The National Center for Preservation Technology and Training’s interns are sharing their knowledge and gaining new skills during a 10-week summer internship program.  They will undertake laboratory...
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Musicians bring blues to downtown Natchitoches
A free concert entitled “An Evening of Blues with Mike Snowden and Ed Huey” will be held at the Natchitoches Arts Center at 716 Second St. on Saturday, July 26, from 7-9 p.m. Snowden, a Natchitoche...
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Local kids spruce up the community
Kids from the local Modern Woodmen of America youth service club worked together to beautify the community. Through the organization’s Community Beautification Program, the kids planted irises and ...
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer Happenings
The Fourth of July Celebration on the Cane will offer festivities for the family Friday, July 4 on the downtown riverbank. A car show will begin at 2 p.m., followed by a ceremony at 3 p.m. Musical ...
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Modern Woodmen members to address family issues
Modern Woodmen of America families in Natchitoches will meet Monday, July 14 at 6 p.m. at Pizza Hut to learn about Hospice Care. The program will feature Bonnie Cook, community educator with Legacy...
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Dodson-Stepp
Amy Faith Dodson and Chase Stepp announce their engagement and upcoming marriage Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 4 p.m. at the Natchitoches Events Center. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Brian Dodson...
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Johnson-Pierce
The engagement of Kathryn Anna Johnson, daughter of Mrs. Melanie Faucheux Johnson and the late Mr. John R. Johnson, to Michael Scott Pierce, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Michael Pierce of Natchitoch...
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Page-Coates
Tim Page of Natchitoches announces the engagement and approaching marriage of his daughter, Rachel Lenora Pag,e to Don Phillip Coates, son of Sheila Coates of Ringgold. The bride-to-be is a nursing...
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Announcing the birth of Adelyn Elizabeth Speir
Matthew and Bailey Speir of Shreveport proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Adelyn Elizabeth Speir. “Addie” was born March 11, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at Willis Knighton South. She weighed 7 pou...
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Announcing the birth of Thomas Edwin Roque III
Thomas Jr. and Anna Roque proudly announce the birth of their son Thomas Edwin Roque III. He was born March 2, 2014 weighing 8 pounds and 1 ounce and was 21 inches long. He was welcomed home by his...
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Isaiah Tyler McComic
Parents Jessica Sharpley McComic and Danny McComic proudly announce the birth of Isaiah Tyler McComic. Isaiah Tyler McComic was born Dec. 5, 2013 at 8:12 a.m. at the Natchitoches Regional Medical C...
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Church News
First Baptist Church WEE School Program, 508 Second St., has spots available for Babies through Pre-K 4. Space is limited. If interested in enrolling child for the 2014-2015 School year, contact th...
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Church News
St. Titus Baptist Church, Hwy. 480 in Campti, will install its new pastor elect, Rev. Eutis Young Saturday, July 19 at 6 p.m. Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 178 Mt. Olive Rd., will hold a musician appre...
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Face to face with God: What’s written on yours
You are sitting in a family area waiting for the doctor to come in with news. Every time the door opens you look up with a mixture of worry, dread, and hope. You are utterly helpless to do anything...
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Writer submits short story: ‘Worthy Opponent’
Stories are everywhere. Whether your aim is to share, amuse, titillate or remember, the Natchitoches Times wants your stories. Send in original pieces to lifestyleeditor@natchitochestimes.com. This...
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Summer Happenings
Don’t forget to mark your calendars! This Friday night, July 25, is another live blues jam at historic Roque’s Blues Hall, 235 Carver Ave. Doors open at 9 p.m. Fort St. Jean Baptiste will offer a b...
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Crispy Okra Fries
Botanists trace okra’s origins to northeast Africa. In a web of trade routes, it spread to Asia, southern Europe and North America. Slaves brought knowledge of the seeds and their cultivation, mark...
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