Louisiana governor and candidate for a second term, John Bel Edwards, made a stop at Natchitoches’ Cane River Brewery as part of his election week statewide tour. The governor spoke to a capacity crowd of citizens, candidates and office holders Thursday, October 10. He was introduced by NSU Student Government Association President Jacob Ellis. Ellis was one of 13 Louisiana college students chosen to participate in the Lamar Governor’s Fellows Program where he spent the summer interning in a cabinet level agency. Governor and Mrs Edwards were presented a plaque from Katrice Lacour, conductor of the NSU Middle Lab Orchestra, thanking them for their support of the orchestra and music education in Louisiana. The governor then spoke to the crowd of supporters about his accomplishments and made his case for a second term. Lastly Governor and Mrs. Edwards stayed for the first few songs of the Brews and Beatles concert held after the speech.