NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches is seeking nominations for 2016 Natchitoches Treasures. The Natchitoches Treasures are an elite group of Natchitoches residents of retirement age who have made a lasting contribution to the community through their generosity, service, volunteerism and spirit.

Natchitoches Treasures have been selected each year since 2008. Natchitoches Treasures for the year 2015 included Mrs. Margaret Ann Berry, Mrs. Vivian Flores Prudhomme Duggan, Mr. Crawford Ficklin, Jr., Mrs. Gloria Jones, Mr. Jim Bob Key and Mrs. Adele Scott.

Potential Natchitoches Treasures may be nominated by members of the Natchitoches community. Nomination forms are available at the Natchitoches Main Street Office located at 781 Front Street.   Nominations must be submitted to the Main Street Office no later than Friday, September 30 at 4:30 p.m.

A ceremony honoring the 2016 Natchitoches Treasures will be held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at the Natchitoches Events Center.

For more information about Natchitoches Treasures, please contact the Natchitoches Main Street Office at 318-352-2746.