Photo Source: WAFB TV Thomas Celles Reporter Eddie Rispone considers himself the “conservative outsider” in the 2019 Louisiana gubernatorial race. A businessman and a construction worker for his entire life, it’s only recently that he’s gotten into politics. From his humble beginnings, he has risen to become one
Photo Source: WAFB TV Thomas Celles Reporter Going into the 2015 Louisiana gubernatorial election, no one expected the Democrat to win. Yet, after a longshot campaign that led to a runoff between him and former U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-LA), John Bel Edwards emerged as the 56th governor of Louisiana.
This semester, the Northwestern State Marketplace changed its layout to organize books in alphabetical order by author rather than by subject. The changes caused some confusion for students. Brandy Perot, manager at the bookstore, said it was Follett’s main office that decided to change the layout. The changes were companywide,
Madelyn Dupont Marketing Director The 2019 Christmas Gala will be performed at the Natchitoches Event Center this December due to reconstruction in A.A. Fredericks. “Hosting the NSU Gala at the Natchitoches Events Center certainly offers a change in venue, but it also brings folks to the heart of the
Mekayla Jenkins Photo Editor The Miss Northwestern Lady of the Bracelet Scholarship Program will be held Friday at 3 p.m. in the Treen Auditorium at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and The Arts. The eight women competing for this year’s title are Avery Debelak of Shreveport, Mary Gaffney
Kathleen Hilliard Reporter According to Executive Director of LSMSA Steve Horton, recent construction of the new LSMSA dorm is expected to reach completion in the next two years. The new dorms will house 360 LSMSA students across 125,000 square feet, three wings and four floors. The dorms will also
Louisiana’s legislature has passed stricter hazing laws that are being implemented on NSU’s campus. The Max Gruver Act makes hazing a crime with offenders facing up to $1000 in fines, up to six months in prison, or both. If the crime results in serious bodily injury, death or forced alcohol