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Webster Parish

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What’s your talent?

Lumberjack Festival adding competition MARIA GONZALEZ Special to the Minden Press-Herald SPRINGHILL — In hopes of generating a larger and more diverse crowd at this year’s Lumberjack...

Sarepta youth on a mission

MARIA GONZALEZ Special to the Minden Press-Herald SAREPTA - The youth group of New Sarepta Baptist Church is preparing for a mission trip to Cibecue, AZ...

Cullen hosts youth block party Tuesday

MARIA GONZALEZ Special to the Minden Press-Herald CULLEN - “Froggy Bottoms” was hopping Tuesday night as community leaders and families gathered for a youth block...

Hundreds show up for Sarepta’s festival

MARIA GONZALEZ Special to the Minden Press-Herald SAREPTA - Flags flew freely in the hot summer breeze as Sarepta Mayor Peggy Adkins welcomed hundreds of community...

Road hazards plague U.S. 371 in Springhill

Citizens take to social media; DOTD making repairs The poor conditions of U.S. Hwy 371 from Sarepta to Springhill have been a hot topic for...

Cropper: Don’t shoot fireworks all night long

During the Minden City Council meeting Monday night, Police Chief Steve Cropper had some words of wisdom for Independence Day celebrations. “Please be respectful of...

Doyline fires may be connected

The Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal is investigating three suspicious fires in Doyline that investigators believe are connected. According to a press release from...

FRIDAY CAR FIRE

Fire Crews from Dixie Inn and other agencies responded to a vehicle fire on westbound Interstate 20 near the Goodwill Road exit Friday. The...

Lighting up the bayou

Dorcheat bridge to be adorned with LED lights An old bridge in Dixie Inn will soon see new life as a visible landmark. Randy Rogers,...

Springhill Main Street has new leader

MARIA GONZALEZ Special to the Minden Press-Herald SPRINGHILL - Big things seem to be in store for Springhill, as the city recently introduced its new...

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