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Jazz Ferguson looks to make splash at NFL combine

February 13, 2019

Jazz Ferguson aims to impress the NFL scouts at the NFL Scouting Combine, the biggest stage leading up to the NFL draft, which takes place in Indianapolis from Feb. 26 - March 4. Ferguson is one of 338...

Cane River Brewing Co. to open next month

Cane River Brewing Co. to open next month

October 24, 2018

Natchitoches will soon receive a brand-new business venture as Cane River Brewing Co. plans to open its doors within the next few weeks after starting construction earlier this year. The brewery will open...

Louisiana attorney general request threatens transgender workers

September 19, 2018

   Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry joins 15 other state Republican officials in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to reject workplace protections that would prevent transgender people from being fired...

Chick-fil-A Express to open in Marketplace this fall

August 29, 2018

NSU  is   about  to  become home to Chick-fil-A. That is, if the students can survive the wait. While the first half of Northwestern State Marketplace, the Campus Corner, opened its doors on Aug. 16,...

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SATIRE: Self-taught online students now considered faculty members

April 24, 2018

In response to some of the protests around the nation due to teachers’ salaries, Northwestern State decided to act first before any sort of protests happened on campus and decided it was time to finally...

Track and Field pull national ranks as they prepare for Southland, NCAA Championships

April 18, 2018

The Northwestern State Track and Field team has followed Head Coach Mike Heimerman’s “show up and show out” motto for the 2018 season. At Texas Relays, one of the biggest outdoor meets of the season...

Fry swings into record books

March 28, 2018

As baseball enters the middle of their season, one member of the Northwestern State Demon Baseball team stands out as not only one of the best to play this year, but as one of the best to ever play at...

More than a statistic

March 7, 2018

Hardship drove senior Htet Htet Rodgers to success   Orleans Parish Juvenile Court Judge Ernestine S. Gray and Joy M. Bruce, executive director of CASA New Orleans, co-authored an editorial in 2016 stating...

Thousands of miles from home, tennis players must perform at a high level both on the court and in the classroom.

February 28, 2018

For many students, going to college can feel like entering an entirely new world. It’s their first taste of being on their own. maybe they’re from a different state or region of the United States and...

Soccer, Football sign impressive recruits at signing day luncheon

Soccer, Football sign impressive recruits at signing day luncheon

February 21, 2018

The annual Northwestern State signing day luncheon was held Feb. 7, and three new coaches from two different Demon sports revealed their signees, wowing the crowd with their strong rosters. New co-head...

Track and Field to face last pre-Conference meet

Track and Field to face last pre-Conference meet

February 7, 2018

With one of the largest indoor track meets looming with the Tyson Invitational in Arkansas Feb. 9-10 and then a week-long break before the Southland Conference Indoor Championships on Feb. 21-22, the NSU...

Tennis hopes for victory at ULL

January 31, 2018

While the opening weekend of tennis didn’t go NSU’s way against LSU and Tulane University, they’ll try to turn that around against the University of Louisiana Lafayette Wednesday with their next...

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