Photo Credit: Michael McCarthy THE DIBLE GRAVE by Jeannie Chandler & Debbie Dunnigan The Dible grave is a local landmark known to every hunter in north Natchitoches Parish. For as long as most people can remember, there has been a crooked stone marker inscribed with “P. Dible, Co. […]
How many of our readers remember the gentle giant that came to Natchitoches in 1952? Dean Lambert will share his story about 24 year old Max Palmer in the July issue of Around The Town. Palmer was 7′ 8″ tall and weighed over 360 pounds. It’s a story […]
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by Russell Rachal it is with great pleasure that I am able to visit with you again this month to keep you posted on what is happening with the Natchitoches Parish Government. During the May 15, 2017 meeting, we as a Council voted 5-0 to remove the requirement […]
Compiled by Shirley Rivers Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church Begins 146th Year In traveling through the Town of Many, one cannot help but notice the small, historic Catholic church, Saint John the Baptist that is centrally located downtown. Its Spanish architecture is impressive, a reminder of the […]
All Photos from the Rickey Robertson Collection PEASON RIDGE TOUR OF 2017 by Rickey Robertson Peason Ridge is a land filled with history and a land filled with the heritage of the brave men and women who settled these lands beginning is 1818 and who lived […]
by Junior Johnson I have always been attracted to historic sites in obscure places. I learned of a solitary stone building located on a hill in a wooded area near the community of Carmel, La. It is simply known as the Rock Chapel. It is all that remains […]
THE OTHER NATCHITOCHES INSPIRED MOVIE “The Man in the Moon” and NHS student Qwen Kingrey by Dean Lambert Gwendell Desmond Kingrey was a 16 year old junior that was looking forward to the upcoming football season at Natchitoches High School. His friends knew him as “Gwen”, but later […]