Briana Corley Arts and Living Editor   New students of theater and dance will step across the Magale Recital Hall stage as they make their NSU stage debut in New Faces starting at 6 p.m. on Sept. 10. The concept of the annual event, which is free and open toContinue Reading

Melody Gilbert started her career as a broadcast journalist, but she decided to leave broadcast for good to teach. She doesn’t really know how it happened, but she’s now been teaching for over 20 years. “Someone invited me to come speak to their class,” Gilbert said. “Then I went fromContinue Reading

Thomas Celles Reporter   This semester, the Department of Student Activities and Organizations started the transition from Orgsync to a new platform called Purple Portal. Orgsync has been a staple of student organizations at Northwestern State for the last decade. Organizations used the platform for everything, from event planning andContinue Reading

Sooraz Patro, director of transportation at the Rapides Area Planning Commission, reviewed the final proposal on the Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan at a public meeting August 28. The plan, confined to within the Natchitoches city limits, shows six types of proposed bike lanes. The lanes include: signed routes with noContinue Reading

NSU’s physical plant added new signs warning of alligators along the walking trail by Chaplain’s Lake over the summer. Dale Wohletz, physical plant director, said he was asked to put the signs up because people had been seeing alligators in the lake. “I have seen them and have watched themContinue Reading

Entering his second year as head coach, Brad Laird has instilled this concept into an emboldened Demon football team that looks to capitalize on momentum they’ve carried through the end of last season.   Now at the conclusion of their fall camp, the Demons sit poised, eager to showcase theContinue Reading

Kathleen Hillard Contributing Writer   It’s almost September, which means it’s time for the fall sports to come back into season. The Lady Demon volleyball team is one of many teams prepping and readying themselves for the upcoming 2019 season. The team is well into their preseason practices. With anContinue Reading

Jason Pugh Assistant AD for Media Relations NATCHITOCHES – The Northwestern State Athletic Department announced Friday it has received approval to sell beer and spiked seltzers during football games at Turpin Stadium for the 2019 football season. Northwestern State also will sell the same offerings at baseball and softball gamesContinue Reading

Anson Ballow Sports Editor Spider-Man made his Marvel comic debut in 1962 and has since been considered one of the most popular and iconic comic book characters of all time. Through the 80s and 90s, Marvel sold various licensing copyrights of characters to different production companies in order to stayContinue Reading

My fellow fresh-eyed Demons: the next few weeks will be the craziest moments of your young lives. By now you have already experienced Move-In Day, Color Chaos and your first week of classes, and I hope you have mentally prepared yourself to get through those long seminars for UNIV 1000.Continue Reading