Welcome from the Natchitoches Community Alliance

Our mission is to provide support and leadership for economic development and workforce solutions to increase economic activity in our parish and region.

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About the NCA

We are committed

to expanding and promoting economic development opportunities throughout Natchitoches parish and the surrounding region. We believe progressive development does not come at the expense of Natchitoches’ extraordinary sense of place and that smart growth benefits our citizens while allowing us to continue to highlight one of the most unique and historically relevant cities in Louisiana.

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Natchitoches News

Robotics Competition


  NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Department of Engineering Technology will host the second annual Fall Robotics Competition Wednesday, Dec. 14.  NSU-RC2 will take place from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on the Student Union Ballroom.   All middle schools within a…

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NCHS student tour ET labs


Junior and senior students from Natchitoches Central High School toured Northwestern State University’s Department of Engineering Technology this week to learn about programs and lucrative careers in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.  From left are ET Instructor…

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