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NSU to close for MLK Day
Northwestern State University will be closed Monday, Jan. 19 for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Campus offices will reopen and classes will resume Tuesday, Jan. 20.
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Parish Council lists agenda for Tuesday meeting
The Parish Council will elect a chairman and vice chairman when it meets Tuesday, Jan. 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Parish Council meeting room on second floor of the Natchitoches Parish Courthouse. The ...
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City will extend utilities, remedy Chaplin Lake sludge problems
Two major items concerning the utility department were on the agenda at the City Council meeting Jan. 12 The council approved a resolution authorizing the State to sell up to $2 million in bonds to...
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DA confirms release date of man in prison for killing 11-year-old girl
District Attorney Van Kyzar said Monday that convicted killer Phillip DeSelle will be released from the La. State Dept. of Corrections Jan. 22. DeSelle was convicted in Tenth Judicial District Cour...
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MAKER MORNINGS will explore innovative methods to solve age-old problems
Alexandria—Research shows that the infusion of creative disciplines within an organization increases productivity and the bottom line. Jim Clinton, president and CEO of Central Louisiana Economic D...
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NPSO Honor Guard to host Law Enforcement Ball
Considered the “guardians of the colors” the Natchitoches Parish Sherriff’s Office Honor Guard is a select group of deputies that volunteer their service with a high degree of pride and self determ...
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Agencies develop safe driving program for teens
BATON ROUGE –Louisiana State Police Superintendent Colonel Mike Edmonson joined Louisiana OMV Commissioner Stephen Campbell to announce the implementation of a program to prevent motor vehicle cras...
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Brookshire Grocery’s Christmas food drive helps yield food for over 16,000 families
Over 16,000 families throughout Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas received a week’s worth of food this holiday season through Brookshire Grocery’s Spirit of Christmas Food Drive. Between the two locati...
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AgExpo held in conjunction with forestry forum
BATON ROUGE, La. – The annual forestry forum held in conjunction with the AgExpo at the West Monroe Convention Center is scheduled from 8 a.m. to noon Jan. 16.  LSU AgCenter forestry specialist Mic...
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NRMC recognized for commitment to patient care improvements
The American Hospital Association and the Hospital Engagement Network recognized and celebrated the preliminary successes of 233 hospitals nationwide who have met the national reduction goals set o...
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Bayou Talk editor says article pays tribute to ‘Grandpere’ Nicholas Augustin Metoyer
This month’s edition of the Bayou Talk Newspaper pays tribute to the birthday and life of a beloved figure in the tight-knit Cane River Creole community of Louisiana, their “Grandpère,” Nicolas Aug...
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Preservation technology and training center offering summer internships, apply now
It’s more than just a job; it’s your future. Get hands-on experience and build a resume while preserving the history of the country. Summer internships last 10 weeks. Positions will begin around Ju...
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Service dogs make the world a better place
By Carissa Kautz. There are many types of service dogs. A service dog is a type of help dog, disciplined to assist with particular jobs or to help humans who have disabilities. Some types of servic...
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Jindal appoints members to board that governs NSU
Gov. Bobby Jindal announced appointments to the University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors Jan. 8. The University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors’ responsibilities include, but ar...
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Late registration underway at NSU
Late registration is still going on for spring classes Jan. 12-21 at NSU. An additional fee is charged for late registration. For information go to registrar.nsula.edu/registration-schedule.
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Hospital foundation accepting grant applications
 The NRMC Foundation will accept grant applications for the 2015 Community Grants Program until noon Feb. 15, 2015.  Applicants are encouraged to pursue collaborative efforts with other agencies an...
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DHH reports enrollment numbers on Obamacare
A report released by the Department of Health and Human Services Dec. 30 provides the first detailed analysis of the 2015 open enrollment period.   About 87 percent of people who selected health in...
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City to close for MLK
The City will close Monday, Jan. 19 to observe the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, Jan. 26.
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Parish Council to meet
The Parish Council meeting will be Tuesday, Jan. 20 in the Parish Council meeting room on second floor of the Natchitoches Parish Courthouse at 5:30 p.m. The meeting was moved to Tuesday because of...
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Meeting reset at airport
Because the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday, Jan. 19, the next regular monthly meeting of the Natchitoches Airport Commission will be Tuesday, Jan. 20.  The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. at t...
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