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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NSU participates in Hour of Code

Northwestern State University’s School of Business/Computer Information Systems program participated in Computer Science Education Week by hosting Hour of Code sessions for nearly 500 elementary and middle school students. Hour of Code is a worldwide movement to introduce youngsters to…

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Donnie Bickham Team Wins NSU Robotics Competition

NATCHITOCHES – Donnie Bickham wins Robotics Competition: A team from Donnie Bickham Middle School in Shreveport took first place in the third annual Robotics Competition at Northwestern State University.  Broadmoor Middle School won second place and Caddo Middle Magnet won third in a contest that drew more…

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Top Educators Selected for Chamber Education Panel

Top Educators Selected for Chamber Education Panel Chamber Luncheon to Feature 2018 Teacher of the Year Kimberly Eckert Natchitoches, LA, September 27, 2017   The Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce will host its October Luncheon in the banquet room of…

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First Students Begin AMT Program, Hands-on Learning Partnership

NATCHITOCHES – Manufacturers in the Cenla region have partnered with Northwestern State University, Central Louisiana Community Technical College and Northwest Louisiana Technical College in offering a groundbreaking hands-on learning program that allows students to take classes and work part-time in…

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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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NWLTC campuses in Natchitoches and Many to officially move under CLTCC on July 1

Alexandria, La., June 30, 2017 — Central Louisiana Technical Community College (CLTCC) announced today that the reassignment of the Natchitoches and Sabine Valley (Many) campuses of Northwest Louisiana Technical College (NWLTC) to CLTCC will be official July 1, which is the start of the college’s…

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Project Lead The Way Training

Northwestern State University’s Department of Engineering Technology hosted its first session of Project Lead the Way training for high school teachers who will implement the Introduction to Engineering curriculum in their classrooms this fall.  NSU is Louisiana’s affiliate university for…

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Natchitoches Among Best Cities for Recent Graduates

Natchitoches Ranked 8 in Top Locations Natchitoches, LA, June 5, 2017:  Natchitoches has been named the 8th best city for post-graduates by a recent survey conducted by LendEdu using six criteria important for postgraduates looking to find their first homes….

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