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18 Jul 19
Natchitoches Times

For the second time this month, a Northwestern State student-athlete signed a professional contract in their respective sport. Basketball center Ishmael Lane signed a professional deal in Japan’s top basketball league with the Nagoya Diamond Dolphins. “It still doesn’t feel real, and it hasn’t me yet,” said Lane, who has been celebrating the signing in […]

18 Jul 19
RasslinMrk Writes

Our hosts Dustin and Maria Starr welcome us to the show. Last week, we saw Baines suffer his first pinfall loss in Championship Wrestling and the surprise return of Sandra Moon with the Soul Burners. Maria asked how Heather Monroe feels about Moon being back in “her” women’s division. Today, Monroe will guest on the […]

18 Jul 19
RasslinMrk Writes

CW 30 Wrestling Weekly Issue #2          July 18, 2019 Newest NWA signees making impact in CWFH    New life was breathed into the historic National Wrestling Alliance in October 2017 with its purchase from the Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan. Shortly thereafter, a “Ten Pound of Gold” series was launched on the NWA’s YouTube page, focused […]

18 Jul 19
Natchitoches Parish Journal

Barbara Prescott has been named University Registrar at Northwestern State University. Her appointment has been approved by the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System. Prescott will supervise and manage the University Registrar’s Office including functions for student and faculty academic services, registration and graduation, records, Veteran Affairs and NCAA Certification. She has […]

18 Jul 19
Natchitoches Parish Journal

Dr. Ruth Weinzettle has been named head of the Department of Social Work at Northwestern State University effective July 1. The NSU Department of Social Work offers the nationally accredited (CSWE-Council on Social Work Education) Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree, with face-to-face and online options. Weinzettle has been on faculty at NSU since 2006 […]

18 Jul 19
Natchitoches Parish Journal

Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity believes that leadership isn’t positional — it can come from anywhere in the organization. In that spirit, three of the emerging leaders of the Beta Omicron chapter at Northwestern State University are now prepared to utilize that potential to lead on campus. Nich OIivares, Ben Butcher, and Colton Campbell are among […]

18 Jul 19
Natchitoches Parish Journal

Director of Animal Control Jonathan Meziere welcomed a crowd of community members to the Natchitoches Animal Shelter on July 17 for a dedication ceremony of the new feline facility. The facility was made possible by many gracious donations, the hard work and vision of the Natchitoches Humane Society and its President Juanita Murphy, and the […]

17 Jul 19
Natchitoches Times

NATCHITOCHES – A student and faculty team from Northwestern State University participated in a research event hosted by NASA earlier this summer at Wallops Flight Facility on the eastern shore of Virginia.  Jack Wright of Natchitoches and Holden Rivers of Zwolle, along with Assistant Professor of Physics Anna Dugas, joined 12 other college students and […]

17 Jul 19
Natchitoches Times

NATCHITOCHES – Dr. Ruth Weinzettle has been named head of the Department of Social Work at Northwestern State University effective July 1. The NSU Department of Social Work offers the nationally accredited (CSWE-Council on Social Work Education) Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree, with face-to-face and online options.  Weinzettle has been on faculty at NSU […]

17 Jul 19
Natchitoches Times

Barbara Prescott has been named University Registrar at Northwestern State University. Her appointment has been approved by the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System. Prescott will supervise and manage the University Registrar’s Office including functions for student and faculty academic services, registration and graduation, records, Veteran Affairs and NCAA Certification. She has […]

17 Jul 19
Driven To Write

Audi’s A2 confounded the buying public and lost its maker billions, but it was a stellar achievement nonetheless.  Carmakers are for the most part, pathologically averse to matters of risk – and for good reason. The costs of failure can be ruinous. For instance, a cogent argument could be made that Fiat Auto never recovered […]

16 Jul 19
Natchitoches Times

The Northwestern State women’s track and field team just keeps getting stronger after the Lady Demons inked a three-time All-American and a junior college national champion. Kansas transfer LaTyria Jefferson has qualified for the NCAA Outdoor National Championships the past two seasons in which she’s competed, including a second-team All-American nod in 2018 in the […]