Singer Wendy Colonna will hold an album release concert at Northwestern State University Saturday, Oct. 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the Collins Pavilion near the Athletic Fieldhouse. Admission is by donation. Students are admitted free.
The Natchitoches Jazz/R & B Foundation donated funds to sponsor the Demon pep band that performs at Northwestern State University basketball home games to provide the band with polo shirts for performances, meals on game day and incidentals
President Barack Obama appeared Tuesday to have enough support in the House to approve legislation to reopen the federal government, which has been partially closed for a week over a bitter policy dispute with Republicans on health care.