The responses that the Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce received from the candidates running for City office seats, including Mayor and City Council Members, are now live on the Chamber site at NatchitochesChamber.com/CandidatesRespond. Questionnaires were sent by certified mail to the address each candidate listed as their mailing […]
Herbert Patrick Rivers of Zwolle, Louisiana January 5, 1944 – May 30, 2020 Services celebrating the life and legacy of Herbert Patrick Rivers will be held on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Zwolle, LA, under the direction of Warren Meadows Funeral […]
Around The Town has learned that retired Natchitoches Police Sgt. Glenn Dowden passed way earlier today at the age of 93. Funeral arrangements will me made later. ATT will make them available to our readers as soon as they become available to us.
Marlyne Russell, 67 years of age and a resident of Black Lake, LA passed away on May 30, 2020, in Alexandria, LA. She was born on August 26, 1952 to Clovis Carter and Lovie Franks Carter in Natchitoches. She was preceded in death by a son, Brandon Russell. […]
Willa Brown Greene was born in 1932 in DeRidder, Louisiana and slipped from this earth May 29, 2020 in Natchitoches, “Sheltered in the Arms of God.” Raised in DeRidder, she married B.F. Greene of Summerfield, Louisiana, in 1949 and started a 70-year adventure of a bridge-builder’s life including […]
As of noon, Saturday, May 30, there are 39,577 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, as compared to 38,802 the day before, according to the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH). Additionally, there are 28,700 presumed recovered and 2,680 reported deaths. 674 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized with 84of those […]
The Natchitoches Police Department has arrested two individuals for a shooting that occurred in Carter’s Trailer Park Friday afternoon. On May 29, 2020 around 2:58 p.m., officers with the Natchitoches Police Department responded to 1815 South Drive (Carter’s Trailer Park) in reference to a report of gunshots in […]
Jimmye K. Holmes, age 78, passed away on Friday, May 29, 2020, at her home in Natchitoches. She was born in Marthaville on January 25, 1942, to R.W. and Willie May Knott. She graduated from Northwestern State University earning a Master’s Degree +30 in Education. She married George […]