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These items will be part of the gift basket the Natchitoches Art Guild and Gallery will raffle at this Saturday's Art Along the Bricks . The winner will be drawn around 2:30 p.m. Items include art prints, cooking items, utensils and more.


Dist. 3 City Councilwoman Sylvia Morrow entered a plea of no contest to charges of attempted theft in City Court today, Tuesday, March 13. The original charges of theft were amended to attempted theft in the incident stemming from a transaction at the Natchitoches Wal-Mart Dec. 18, 2017, involving three bottles of perfume. Judge Fred Geohagan issued a suspended sentence of 50 days in jail and unsupervised probation.


District Attorney Billy Joe Harrington announced today that Natchitoches City Councilwoman Sylvia Morrow was convicted by entering a plea of nolo contendere relating to a December 18, 2017 attempted theft case from Walmart in Natchitoches, Louisiana. Morrow was scheduled for trial today in Natchitoches City Court but instead changed her plea from not guilty to nolo contendere.


A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 911 Fifth St., Natchitoches, Thursday, March 15, 2018, at 1 p.m. with burial following in Lawrence Serenity Sanctum.


The Natchitoches Young Professionals' Pub Crawl is Saturday, March 17 from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m., starting at Maglieaux's Restaurant. Registered crawlers will get a coozie, other St. Paddy's Day trinkets, access to exclusive drink offers at all locations and an official Pub Crawl T-shirt Crawlers can check-in and start their poker run/pub crawl journey before 6 p.m. Stop by each restaurant/bar and draw a card for the poker run.


The Master Gardeners of Natchitoches Parish will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 14 at 560 Second Street, Natchitoches. Refreshments will be available at 9:30 a.m. Visitors are invited to the see the pots, birdhouses and plants that will be available at Blooming on the Bricks Saturday, March 17, in downtown Natchtoches.


Editor's Note: Articles from "NATCHITOCHES, Translations of Old French and Spanish Documents" by Germaine Portre-Bobinski, 1928. The documents, from which these translations were made, are filed at the Natchitoches, Louisiana, Courthouse.


The City of Natchitoches is warning residents of several websites that are using the City of Natchitoches' name to collect customer utility payments. These websites use the City of Natchitoches as a header and advises customers who use such websites that their payment will be posted to their account.


The City of Natchitoches Utility Department will conduct smoke tests to sewer lines throughout the City March 11-16. These tests are necessary to evaluate any breaks, cracks or leaks in the sewer lines.


A woman convicted of a drug charge seven years ago now faces similar charges in Natchitoches and Red River parishes. Jodie Denise Waters, 30, was placed on three years of probation in 2011 after having been convicted of possession of a Schedule II Controlled Dangerous Substance.


JT joins the throngs of well wishers congratulating Dr. Cade Brumley on his appointment as superintendent of Jefferson Parish Schools. Cade leaves the Desoto Parish school system to be the boss of the largest public school system in the state that has approximately 50,000 students across about 90 schools outside of New Orleans.


Natchitoches Magnet School will move to the campus of East Natchitoches, Supt. of Schools Dale Skinner said at the board meeting Wednesday.


Agents with the Natchitoches Multi-Jurisdictional Drug Task Force and Louisiana Probation and Parole arrest two Natchitoches men on drug offenses. According to a Task Force Official, on 02/22/2018 Agents of Louisiana Probation and Parole conducted a compliance check on a Ty Metoyer who was on parole.


Two people have been charged following a drug bust with an estimated value of nearly a quarter of a million dollars in Natchitoches on Wednesday. Temisan A. Smith, 20, of Houston, was pulled over for improper lane usage and other traffic offenses, according to a news release.


Northwestern State University's School of Creative and Performing Arts will present Music Morning, a program of music activities for Natchitoches children on Saturday, March 17 at the A.A. Fredericks Fine Arts Center. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Activities will be from 8:30 a.m. until noon.


A Mass of Christian burial for Rusty Alan Moss will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 10 at St Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Natchitoches with the Rev. Brian Seiler serving as celebrant.


Marlon Rachal II, 21, of Natchitoches pleaded guilty in November to one count of manslaughter. The guilty plea related to a March 5, 2016, incident in which Rachal II and his father, Marlon Rachal Sr., were involved in a verbal argument.


A small lady stopped by my office. She had a ready smile, white hair, was neatly dressed and wore glossy pink lipstick, the epitome of what one would imagine an 88-year-old woman to be.


Soaring over Natchitoches, Northwestern State University and surrounding countryside with a mighty roar, a World War II-era B-17 Flying Fortress offered passengers a small taste of the plane's capabilities and a glimpse into its role in U.S. History. The four-engine bomber "Nine O Nine" cruised above the city and Red River, brought to Natchitoches Regional Airport to offer Wings of Freedom Tours presented by the Collings Foundation.


Have you noticed these tulips in the Historic District yet? Lifestyle Editor Hannah Richardson caught eye of these vibrant tulips on the riverbank, Front Street and Second Street today! The buds were planted by the City of Natchitoches and with the help of the Master Gardeners of Natchitoches.

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