The levels of Red River are receding and that has allowed the Red River Waterway Commission to reopen the boat launch at Coushatta. Most of the other launches on the river have also been reopened.
Mark your calendar for May 14th. That is the next Food For Seniors distribution date. Food boxes will be available at the Council on Aging on Front Street.
The Journal received word from the Department of Transportation that they have reopened the bridge over Flat River. The bridge near Taylortown (up US 71 toward Bossier City) on LA 527 had been closed for pillar repair.
Looking for something to do next Tuesday? Do you love great music? The Natchitoches-Northwestern Symphony Orchestra and Symphony Chorus will perform Tuesday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Tickets are $10. The program will be Mozart’s “Magic Flute” performed by the Chamber Orchestra, Bach’s “Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major,” “Requiem” by Gabriel Faure featuring the Symphony Chorus with Rorex or organ and “Husitzka” by Antonin Dvorak.