Category Archives: Events

NSU to hold Spring Senior Day March 8

[ March 8, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University will hold its annual Spring Senior Day Saturday, March 8. Top students can get a head start on their college education at NSU’s Credit Connection being held that same day.

Northwestern State’s Office of University Recruiting will be holding its annual Spring Senior Day beginning at 9 a.m. Registration starts at [...]

Hard Hats & High Heels Bash


[ March 22, 2014; ] KLAX, Red River Bank, Roy O Martin, and Capital One Bank would like to invite you to the Hard Hat & High Heels Bash March 22nd, benefiting Habitat for Humanity!

Cole Vosbury to Visit Natchitoches


[ March 8, 2014; ] Cole Vosbury, a semi-finalist on NBC’s “The Voice”, will perform a Tri-centennial Celebration Concert in Natchitoches on March 8 at 6 p.m.

Mary’s Bling for Spring – A Vendor’s Market

[ March 22, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Mary’s Bling for Spring – A Vendor’s Market

At Mary Goff Elementary School Gymnasium, located at 6900 Shreveport Hwy, Pineville, LA 71360

The event is sponsored by the Lil’ Braves Parent Teacher Organization and all proceeds from the market will help pay for end of the year expenses and testing supplies.

Entry is Free and we are still [...]

Louisiana State Parks April 2014 Calendar of Events

[ April 1, 2014 to April 30, 2014. ] Upon Request, Forts Randolph & Buhlow State Historic Site, Pineville – Daily Demonstrations. Daily demonstrations will be conducted to show how cotton fiber was separated from seed. Site staff will use a wheel gin, a simple hand crank roller gin; a type that pre-dates the Whitney gin but still played a large role in the [...]

Mardi Gras Events in Central LA


[ February 28, 2014 to March 2, 2014. ] When you think Mardi Gras, the first thing that pops in your head is probably a picture of the streets of New Orleans filled with rowdy, raucous parades. We have a different idea of Mardi Gras in Central Louisiana. Our parades are family-friendly, daytime parades. The Hixson Autoplex Classic Cars & College Cheerleaders Parade starts the [...]

Alexandria Zoo Social Science Fair


[ April 12, 2014; ] Students in 5th – 12th grades can compete in the Zoo’s first Social Science Fair.  Individuals or groups can participate to win prizes like zoo memberships, animal adoptions, zoo passes, pizza parties and more.  Visit our website for the fair rules and entry form.

What?  Alexandria Zoo Social Science Fair 2014

When?  Saturday, April 12, 2014 during [...]

2nd Annual EMC Big Bass Blowout set for April 26th


[ April 26, 2014; ]

Visit for more information or to register for the tournament.

Driver’s education class to be offered in March and April at NSU

[ March 25, 2014 7:30 am to March 28, 2014 4:30 pm. April 18, 2014 to April 27, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer two separate sessions of driver’s education this spring. The first session will be March 25-28 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The second session will be on April 18, 21, 23, 26 and 27 at a time to be determined.

The course will [...]

Learn the Risk Factors for Kidney Disease During National Kidney Month


[ March 1, 2014 to March 31, 2014. ] Knowing risk factors could help you prevent kidney disease.
New Orleans, LA – Kidney disease kills more people each year than breast and prostate cancer combined. In addition, there are more than 8,700 patients on dialysis and over 460,000 people living with chronic kidney disease in Louisiana. But while the majority can recite the common tests [...]