Reported gun theft, drugs lead to arrests

The theft of guns led to the arrest of a couple on multiple charges. Kimberly Rhea, 46, of the 100 block of Lindsey Ave. in...

Public responds strongly to Lakeside lawsuit

Both sides make views known On December 18, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit against the Webster Parish School Board on behalf of...

Quick nap leads to drug arrests

Two men who reportedly fell asleep while waiting on a stoplight are facing drug charges. Drew Kilgore, 21, of the 100 block of Bluff Road...

ACLU sues Webster Schools

Lawsuit aims to stop daily prayers Lakeside, others A lawsuit has been filed in federal court against the Webster Parish School Board alleging unconstitutional and...

Breaking: Business First Bank, MBL Bank to merge

MBL Bank is changing. In a deal announced this morning, Baton Rouge-based Business First Bank is acquiring Minden Bancorp and its subsidiary MBL Bank...

Homer Road sees new businesses

Cricket Wireless open, Little Caesars set to open in weeks If you have driven down Homer Road lately, you may have noticed some new businesses...

‘Fake’ weed dealer nabbed

Narcotics operation led to arrest Minden Police arrested a Minden man for distribution of drugs Monday afternoon, according to a press release from Chief of...

Whose fault is it anyway?

Campbell, Brown make their cases For months, the Minden Press-Herald has chronicled various sides of the story surrounding Claiborne Electric Cooperative’s proposed rural internet deal...

Attempted murder suspect nabbed

An altercation at a Chick-A-Dilly in Springhill led to the arrest of a man wanted for Attempted First Degree Murder. Springhill Police were dispatched to...

Newer announces mayoral bid

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is the published announcement of a candidate for office in accordance with the guidelines of this newspaper. Any candidate is...