ETC… For Friday February 5th

Note on your local meeting calendar that the Fire Department Board has moved their monthly meetings to 10:00 am on the second Monday of each month.  And for the month of March, the School Board will on Monday March 1st at 4:30.

The Natchitoches-Northwestern Symphony Orchestra will present a concert on Feb. 8-9 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Douglas Bakenhus is music director of the Natchitoches-Northwestern Symphony Orchestra. Juan Pablo Paternina Paez is the graduate assistant conductor.  The Feb. 8 concert is for NSU students. Admission is free with a current student I.D. Tickets to the Feb. 9 concert are for the general public and are $15. Seating is limited to 72. Masks are required and social distancing should be observed. Symphony season ticket subscribers are encouraged to make reservations by calling (318) 357-4522. Any reservation made and not claimed by 7:20 p.m. the night of the performance will be released. Those wishing to buy tickets at the door are requested to arrive early and be placed on the waiting list.

Local basketball fans… the Red River Bulldogs are at home this evening.  They host the Winnfield Tigers.  There will be both girls and boys games beginning at 6:00 pm.

Riverdale Academy concluded their regular season with both boys and girls teams winning against Franklin Academy on Wednesday night.  They await the South A tournament brackets to be released by MAIS over the coming weekend.

Journal Sports is planning to offer live coverage of all games.  Look for your text message alert to upcoming broadcasts.