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Breast Cancer Awareness Month Starts Today

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This month is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, bringing many events to the area promoting the importance of early screening, celebrating survivors, and remembering those who lost their lives to the disease.
One of two cancer-screening vans in Louisiana was in Natchitoches today.  It features a 3D mammogram machine.  The van is made possible through a partnership [...]

Set designer steps into the spotlight for “The 39 Steps”

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[ October 2, 2013 to October 13, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – Johnathan Portier is normally focused on making others look good. But this time Portier is in the spotlight as a member of the cast of “The 39 Steps,” which opens Tuesday night at Northwestern State University.

Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will perform “The 39 Steps” Oct. 2-4 and Oct. 9-12 at 7:30 [...]

CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini October Events

[ October 1, 2013 to October 31, 2013. ] Tuesday, October 1, MOMMY TALK – a teenage pregnancy education program, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. This fun and informative class is especially designed for the “on the go” teenage expectant mom and her support group/family.  Special emphasis is given to the continuing needs of teenagers such as health and fitness, nutrition, staying in school, [...]

Homecoming Webpage for NSU

[ October 14, 2013 to October 19, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University has created a webpage to host information about Homecoming festivities.  Events for students will take place throughout the week of Oct. 14-19, with a parade, pep rally and Rocking on the Riverbank Homecoming Festival on Friday, Oct. 18 and a number of events, receptions, reunions and more on Saturday, Oct. [...]

October AMoA Events

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[ October 5, 2013 to October 26, 2013. ]

Graham Price Strain Lecture Oct. 17th

[ October 17, 2013; ] SHREVEPORT – Barbara Sattler of the University of California at San Francisco will deliver the annual Graham Price Strain Lecture at Northwestern State University’s College of Nursing and Allied Health Thursday, Oct. 17 at the Nursing Education Center at 1800 Line Avenue in Shreveport. A reception will be held at 4:30 p.m. with the lecture [...]

Hoofin’ it For Honduras 5k Run/Walk

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[ November 16, 2013; ] The Hoofin’ it For Honduras 5k Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk is set for Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 at the Hornbeck Walking Trail, at Hornbeck Optimist Club/Ball Field on La. 392 West, 71439. Register online or email tmy.sharp@gmail.com for a registration form.

All proceeds will fund the 2014 First Baptist Church of Hornbeck Honduras Mission Trip. Pre-register through Nov. [...]

“Some Enchanted Evening” At Coughlin-Saunders

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[ October 3, 2013; 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – Thanks to the support of McDonald’s of Alexandria, the Arts Council of Central Louisiana proudly presents Some Enchanted Evening, featuring the Rising Stars of the Shreveport Opera.  This performance will be at the Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, 1202 3rd Street, in the Alexandria Cultural Arts District on Thursday, October 3, 2013.  The [...]

Road Closure: LA 488 from LA 112 to Terrell Rd.

Elmer, LA; Rapides Parish; LA Hwy 488;
Project #H.002670; Control Section 368-02
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that due to adverse weather conditions affecting ongoing construction, LA 488 from the intersection of LA 112 to the intersection of Terrell Road will be immediately closed except for local traffic. The closure is [...]

NSU Artists Featured in Leesville Exhibit

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[ October 12, 2013 to November 16, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES – Artists from Northwestern State University who participated in a summer trip to Ghost Ranch, N.M. will featured in an exhibition at Gallery 111 in Leesville Oct. 12-Nov. 16.  “Painted Desert:  What We Did On Our Summer Vacation” will open with a public reception at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12.

Students and faculty who participated in [...]