Webster Parish needs road restrictions for trucks and more

Editor’s Note: The following letter was sent to the Webster Parish Police Jury and submitted to the Minden Press-Herald for publication.

Newspapers — even this one ­­— need to remember their journalistic roots

A colleague of mine lamented the fact that the term “fake news” didn’t exist prior to this past presidential election. Now it...

Gatti’s record may hurt his reelection

Louisiana Legislature looks to give state Sen. Ryan Gatti a chance to put his money where his mouth is. The Republican, with much of his...

Specht: The value of water in Webster Parish

When discussing economic development, the issue of water almost always comes up. While not the most exciting aspect of community growth, it is perhaps...

Unity lunch is a great beginning for Webster Parish’s future

On Wednesday, I had the privilege of being a part of a very special luncheon. Minden Mayor Terry Gardner invited Leaders from...

Could resurgent Cowboys upset league-best Saints in Texas-sized Showdown?

By Aaron S. Lee Make no mistake, the New Orleans Saints are the best team in the National Football League this season to date. With...

Stop the legislative insanity, Gov. Edwards

Here we are again. Louisiana lawmakers failed to reach a tax deal by Monday’s deadline, cratering their second special session this year without agreement...

Constitutional Convention editorial was on the money

To the Editor, Congratulations on rerunning your very timely editorial (David Specht, Jan 23). Perhaps, the Governor has accidentally hit upon a method to...

Do you have future plans?

I walked into a colleague’s office awhile back and asked him, “What are your plans for growth in coming year?” He looked...

Letter: Webster Parish is dying, we must wake up

It is Tuesday evening, April 4, 2017, as I sit and read the Minden Press-Herald. What jumps out at you is the number of...