ETC… For Wednesday, March 8, 2023

DeSoto Schools noted that March is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month, where we bring awareness to CP, support, and celebrate those who live with CP. On March 24th, we encourage everyone to accept Morgan’s Challenge and wear green.

This is school social worker week.  DeSoto Schools said, “Worlita Jackson, LaKimberly Edwards, and Candice Preston work hard to form partnerships for students with their school, home, and community. If you see DeSoto’s school social workers this week, be sure to thank them for their dedication to our students.”

The Natchitoches-Northwestern Symphony Orchestra will present a concert “Gershwin and Friends” on Tuesday, March 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Tickets are $15.75 each and can be purchased online at: The concert will feature Northwestern State faculty member and pianist John Price on George Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue” and vocalists Kelli Roberts and Jenny Massia on songs by George and Ira Gershwin and Stephen Sondheim. They will be featured on “Summertime” from “Porgy and Bess,” “Send in the Clowns from “A Little Night Music,” “Someone to Watch Over Me” from “Oh, Kay!” and “I Got Rhythm” from “Girl Crazy.”