”The passing of Barbara Richardson Peterson is a huge loss to the Town of Many,” Mayor Ken Freeman said. Mrs. Peterson died Thursday morning, November 29, 2018. She was born August 9, 1935. She had been elected as alderwoman at large in 2001, continued to be re-elected every […]
A Natchitoches woman was seriously injured and five children received moderate injuries in a single-vehicle crash on La. Hwy 120 near Flora on Wednesday morning according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office. On Wednesday morning November 28 at approximately 7:19am, Deputies assigned to the NPSO Patrol Division, Louisiana […]
The threat of severe weather will return to the region to start off the weekend as a powerful storm system will move east of the Rockies towards the area, with a strong cold front tracking into our forecast area by Friday evening, and possibly lingering into the early […]
December 2018 – Around The Town
Funeral Services for Cecil Odom are pending at this time. Mr. Odom passed away today, November 24, 2018. Around The Town will post arrangements as soon as they become available.
A Gorum couple suffered moderate-to-minor injuries in a single-vehicle crash on La. Hwy 119 on Friday evening according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office. On Friday evening November 23 at approximately 6:13pm, Deputies assigned to the NPSO Patrol Division, Louisiana State Police, Natchitoches Parish Fire Protection District #1 […]
On Monday, November 19, 2018, Melvin “Doc” Truitt Veuleman passed away peacefully at his home in Marthaville, LA. He was born on April 9, 1927, in Marthaville. He served his country in the Navy during WWII in a tour in the South Pacific, he came home and drove […]
Funeral services for Mrs. Melissa Ann “Missy” Campbell Rivers, 44, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, November 23, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Zwolle, LA. Officiating will be Father Timothy Hurd. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Zwolle, LA. Visitation will be 7:30 p.m. to […]
Each November, for the past several years, the Natchitoches Parish Library (NPL) has offered an opportunity for patrons to give back to the community and simultaneously reduce fines on their accounts. This year the NPL is offering “Fine For(GIVING),” an expanded program that will allow for donations all […]
Alpha Phi Alpha donated several turkeys to the NPSO Community Services Division to hand out to needy familes this Thanksgiving season. NPSO Deputies also donated to purchase sides to go along with the turkeys. Thank You Alpha Pi Alpha and Happy Thanksgiving.