I am a Trump Supporter

To the Editor:  I want all to know in Louisiana, America, and the world of my support for our...

What happened to our good moderates?

Moderates used to be cool. Now they’re so 1986. And if they’re considered old-fashioned now, they might be extinct in a few...

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.

Senate abortion vote was puzzling, dangerous

The abortion debate has been a political football for years. However, the actions of Senate Democrats on Monday are puzzling to say...

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...

Losing population affecting more rural Louisiana towns

Mark Ballard of The Advocate is sounding an alarm, and we join him in the effort. In his column Sunday, Ballard addresses...

St. Jude auction proves the power of unity

Unity. One definition of the word at dictionary.com states: oneness of mind, feeling, etc., as among a number of persons; concord, harmony,...

Are you happy? Why or why not?

Happiness. Is it really all we want? To be happy? We do so many things in the “Pursuit of Happiness.”

It is time to help a group of worthy kids go to camp

Recently, I received a letter in the mail from an organization that is dear to my heart. One reason is due to...

Unity can be more than a theme

At this month’s meeting of the Minden City Council, former City Councilman Fayrine Kennon-Gilbert announced the theme of this year’s Martin Luther...