The City of Natchitoches is accepting applications for 2016 Natchitoches Treasures. The Natchitoches Treasures are an elite group of citizens of retirement age who have made lasting contributions to the community through their generosity, service, volunteerism and spirit. If you know someone who is a gem of the community, nominate them. Nominations forms may be picked up at and submitted to the Natchitoches Main Street Office at 781 Front Street. Nomination deadline is Sept. 30.