#1 Edna Karr ends Minden’s season

The best team in the state proved too much for the Tide as Edna Karr held on for a 34-10 win over Minden Friday...

North Webster in second round after demolishing Albany

The Knights cruised to a first round victory over Albany, 41-8, on Friday in Springhill. Lorenzo Johnson rushed for three touchdowns, and North Webster earned...

Crowning Achievement

Miss Minden pageant is Saturday night Miss Minden 2019 will be crowned Saturday night as the Young Women’s Service Club will host The Miss Minden...

Chief Cropper reflects on win, plans

Police Chief Steve Cropper won his third term with the Minden Police Department in Tuesday’s election. Unofficial results show Cropper won by 52% with...

State releases latest school performance data

KEVIN McGILL Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — More of Louisiana’s publicly funded early childhood education programs provided care and instruction last school year that promotes...

Road repair a hot topic

The Webster Parish Police Jury met Wednesday morning and discussed several road improvements and community services. Dixie Inn is set to purchase a mower...

Don’t get your quotes into a bind

Each morning, I open my You Version Bible App and it gives me a “verse of the day.” Recently, the following verse showed up,...

ROW THE BOAT: Lakeside looks for a program-defining win tonight as playoffs begin

A few weeks into my tenure as sports editor, I wrote about how Lakeside became the most exciting area team. I stand by that claim. The...

Minden sweeps Lakeside in jamboree

It may be playoff time in football, but basketball season tipped off again as Minden played host to Lakeside at the Minden Jamboree on...

Learn from the past, but work toward the future

Editor’s Note: The following is excerpted from David Specht's book, “Old Dogs, New Tricks, available on Amazon. Recently, I sat down with my executive team...