Northwestern State named a Military Friendly School

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University has earned the 2018-19 Military Friendly School designation from Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs. This Northwestern State’s eighth time to receive the designation.  The list of Military Friendly schools provides a comprehensive guide for…

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HURRICANE HARVEY COMMUNITY FORUM TO BE HELD IN NATCHITOCHES PARISH

BATON ROUGE – In September 2017, the Manufacturing Extension Partnership of Louisiana (MEP of Louisiana) was awarded a $1 million two-year grant through the United States Department of Commerce. The Louisiana Hurricane Harvey Manufacturing Disaster Assessment Program was awarded to…

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CHAMBER ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP TRANSITION

Chamber President Tony Davis to take over leadership of economic development group Natchitoches, LA, July 26, 2017:  Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has announced that President/CEO Tony Davis has resigned effective July 31, 2017 to assume management…

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NRMC Launches General Surgery Associates

On July 1st, Natchitoches Regional Medical Center announced the opening of its newest practice – General Surgery Associates. Conveniently located in the heart of Natchitoches, the practice further expands the hospital’s surgery program ensuring round-the-clock outstanding general surgery services closer…

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Greater CENLA Progress Report

CENLA Focus, Holly Jo Linzay Central Louisiana is poised for continued economic growth and progress, according to city development leaders. From a nearly $4 million river front improvement project in historic Natchitoches to major construction projects underway at Fort Polk…

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Beta Engineering Scholarships Support CENLA ET Students

NATCHITOCHES –  Beta Engineering of Pineville, Louisiana is completing three years of funding $6,000 for scholarships awarded to Northwestern State University students pursing degrees in engineering technology.  The scholarships are awarded to two students each academic year.  One is for…

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$3M Enhancement Project Announced for Downtown Natchitoches Riverbank

NATCHITOCHES — The Cane River Waterway Commission this week announced a $3 million improvement project to the downtown Natchitoches riverbank. According to a news release from the agency, the project will be a collaboration between the commission and the City…

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