Colleges, universities continue masking policies despite statewide order being lifted

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - On Tuesday, Oct. 26, Governor John Bel Edwards announced he’s lifting the statewide mask mandate, with some exceptions. Despite this, several colleges and universities in the ArkLaTex are continuing their masking policies. Chancellor Larry Clark sent a message to the campus Wednesday, Oct. 27 detailing the school’s policies moving forward.
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NSU Drumline and Steel Band to perform Friday

The NSU Drumline and Steel Band will present Drums Along the River on Friday, Oct. 29 at 6:30 p.m. at the Fleur de Lis stage in Downtown Natchitoches. Admission is free and open to the public. In case of rain, the concert will be in Magale Recital Hall. The Drumline...
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Indoor mask mandate at NSU to remain in place

Northwestern State University’s indoor mask mandate will remain in place until Natchitoches transmission is below high or substantial, according to NSU Interim President Dr. Marcus Jones. On Tuesday Governor John Bel Edwards announced the lifting of the statewide mask mandate with some caveats. K-12 schools must maintain a mask mandate...
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Get your pups ready for the Howl-O-Ween October 30th

Grab your pups and head over to the Howl-O-Ween Dog Parade and Festival hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Houma this Saturday, October 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Courthouse Square in Downtown Houma!. The event will kick off with a short canine parade and awards will...

University/Civic Symphony concert set for Nov. 6 at NSU

ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony, conducted by Dr. Christopher Stanichar, will open its season on Nov. 6 with a concert at Northern State University. The concert, which will begin at 7:30 p.m., will take place in the NSU Johnson Fine Arts Center Jewett Theater. Celebrating its 102nd season,...
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Just Talkin’ for Oct. 21, 2021

In just a few weeks (starting around Nov. 1) the Northwestern State President Search Committee will have interviews with the six finalists. Those interviews are said to be open to the public and will be on the NSU campus. The dates and times for interviews will be announced soon we are told. Speaking of the University of Louisiana System, JT hears Chairman James Carter has resigned his seat. He got a better appointment from Gov. John Bel Edwards. Edwards named him to the Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans.

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DMII expanding via LED grant

Digital Media Institute at InterTech (DMII), a division of BRF, has been granted $500,000 over two years by Louisiana Economic Development (LED), via the LED Entertainment Development Fund, to provide workforce development programs in digital media for the state. With the grant, DMII, headquartered in Shreveport, announces its expansion to...

Lunchtime Lagniappe: “The Ghost of East Hall”

Join the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum as Debbie Dietrich-Smith, Chief of Historic Landscapes from NCPTT, discusses one of Northwestern State University’s oldest traditions: The Legend of Isabelle the Ghost at the museum on Friday, Oct. 29 from 12:15-12:45 pm. Have you heard of the...

Rotary Club learns about NSU Women’s Basketball

Rotarian with the Program Ron McBride introduced NSU Women’s Head Basketball Coach Anna Nimz who introduced her Assistant Coaches Leasa Ailshie, Mike Brown, and Mike Pittman at the Oct. 26 luncheon. Coach Anna provided an overview of all eligible players for the 2021-2022 season and answered questions. Pictured from left are Ailshie, McBride, Nimz, Pittman, and Brown.

RSU takes second, NSU third in exacting Tulsa Cup at Meadowbrook CC

TULSA, Okla. – West Texas State was the winner on the scoreboard, but the tight fairways and firm, fast greens at Meadowbrook Country Club in Tulsa may have been the overall winner in the 19-team Tulsa Cup Tuesday. West Texas State won by six over host Rogers State despite shooting...

Women's Soccer closes the regular season on the road

Northeastern State Links: News | Roster | Schedule. TAHLEQUAH -- Northeastern State closes out the regular season on the road with short trek to Claremore Friday evening and then travels to Newman Sunday afternoon. The RiverHawks (7-6-3, 4-4-1 MIAA) has won three of their last four matches but is coming...

NSU will screen Indigenous-made films for Native American Heritage Month

The third annual Native American Film Club offers a mix of contemporary documentaries and fictional films. This year’s theme is ‘Respect for Earth and Each Other.’. Northwestern State University will celebrate Native American Heritage Month by screening indigenous-made films in November. “Over 500 federally acknowledged American Indian nations exist just...

NSU MBB Team Makes Top 25 Preseason Poll from NABC

( – The Northern State University men’s basketball team will open the 2021-22 season ranked No. 15 in the NABC Top-25 Poll, following the preseason release on Tuesday. The Wolves tallied a 19-2 record last season and finished the year ranked second in the nation. Record Points Last. 1. Northwest...

UMary on the road against MSU on Thursday before returning home to host MSUM and NSU

BISMARCK, ND –The University of Mary volleyball team (3-15, 0-9 Northern Sun) travels to Minot, ND to take on Minot State University (1-18, 1-12 NSIC) on Thursday, October 28, at 7 pm. The Marauders then return home to host Minnesota State University Moorhead (3-18, 3-10 NSIC) on Saturday, October 30, at 6 pm and Northern State University (12-9, 7-6 NSIC) on Tuesday, November 2, at 6 pm.

Lions now ranked 8th in national polls

HAMMOND, La. – The Southeastern Louisiana University football team moved up another spot in the Stats Perform FCS Top 25 and AFCA FCS Coaches’ Top 25 released on Monday. The Lions (6-1, 4-0 Southland) climbed to No. 8 in both polls. SLU moved up a spot in both listings after extending its win streak to five games with a 51-14 Southland Conference road victory at Northwestern State. Southeastern is 4-0 in Southland play for the first time since 2014 and off to a 6-1 start for the first time since 1980.

Carter approaches Norfolk State career passing mark

NORFOLK, VA (WTKR)- It's been a memorable career for Juwan Carter at Norfolk State. He's already re-written some Spartan records and is approaching another impressive milestone. Entering Saturday's contest with Morgan State, Carter sits just 376 yards shy of setting a new NSU mark for all-time career passing yards. The...
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Events on the horizon in Natchitoches Parish

The Natchitoches Historic District Development Commission (NHDDC) had a brief meeting Thursday, Oct. 21 in the City Council Chambers to discuss events in the city for the remainder of 2021. Members of the commission touched base on the already established upcoming events, while also mentioning a few new items on the horizon.