Higher education in Central Louisiana is seeing changes in leadership as two local schools begin searches for their next presidents.
The Natchitoches Parish School Board could name its next superintendent Thursday night.
BATON ROUGE - The Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System launched two campus presidential searches with the appointment of search committees by Board Chair E. Gerald "T-Boy" Hebert and announcement of meeting dates.
Northwestern State University and Northwest Louisiana Technical Community College have signed an agreement that allows NWLTC faculty and staff to take classes at Northwestern State at a reduced tuition rate.
A search for subjects from a disturbance call in Campti early Saturday morning led to the arrests of two men, according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's Office.
NATCHITOCHES - Northwestern State University is digitizing graduation programs from the school's first commencement exercises in 1887 and is seeking the public's help in locating several year's worth of programs that are missing.
"My husband Howard has been retired from Schlumberger Well Services for many years, but while employed there he was sent on 'hotshots.'
"As a business we are eager for the opportunity to get involved with the Greenwood community, branch manager Angela Bolar said in a news release.
Widhalm is the executive director of the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts in Natchitoches.
For the last 18 years, Northwestern State University in Natchitoches has been led by one of Louisiana's most talented, committed and visionary leaders in higher education.
Capitol Digest provides an inside look at what happened in state politics this week.
The Old Post Office Museum in Winnsboro has a new exhibit of works by Louisiana folk artist Clementine Hunter.
Students from St. Tammany Parish were among the participants at the April 4 Foreign Language Festival held at Southeastern Louisiana University.
For many in Central Louisiana, this weekend is about church and family. That doesn't mean you should miss out on an opportunity to get out and see what Cenla has to offer this weekend.
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's deputies who stopped a man who was carrying two bags ended up arresting the man, who was wanted in Winn Parish and in Texas, according to a release.
NATCHITOCHES - Personnel from Northwestern State University's Office of University Recruiting and several academic departments will join in hosting an end of year/Spring Fling party at Bossier Parish Community College from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, May 6. NSU will provide catered food for students as well as information about the university and ... (more)
Rapides Parish Sheriff's detectives, who had been watching a Natchitoches man for several weeks whom they suspected of transporting meth into the parish, arrested the man Wednesday at a business near Interstate 49, according to a release.
The Cane River Green Market will open its 2014 season on Saturday, April 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Natchitoches' local farmer's market will feature Cane River Green Market vendors, live musical entertainment, children's activities, demonstrations and a free Zumba class.