Bill Crider: The marvel of God’s creation

This is a picture of what some people think of God’s world and His creation: “I went to the animal fair, the...

Krewe de Ambassadeurs help wrap gifts for CASA

The Krewe des Ambassadeurs met for a special night of wrapping at their monthly meeting. "Each year, the Krewe sponsors CASA children for Christmas...

“Negative Nellies” are always half empty

Do you see the glass as “half full” or “half empty?” I am the kind of person that tries to see the...

Spoiler Alert! Grandkids get spoiled the most

Now that I am becoming a grandmother  “TT” I have been looking for different and sweet things I can buy baby Specht. ...

Looking for a forever home

Lucy is two years old. She loves kids and digging. She gives kisses and is a very loyal dog. She likes male dogs more...

Welcome to the world Harper Bailey Gulett

Brian Gulett and Kasie Banks of Minden announce the birth of their daughter, Harper Bailey Gulett. Harper arrived 4:35am on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016...

Chad Odom tapped as executive director of WEDCo.

Chad Odom has been hired by the Wharton Economic Development Corporation’s board of directors to fill the position of executive director effective Jan. 3,...

Piney Hills Master Gardeners to host morning class

The Piney Hill Master gardeners are proud to announce that they will once again offer their introductory Master Gardener course beginning this...

Life: the journey you make for yourself

For the last couple of weeks I can’t stop thinking about certain things.  You really don’t want to be in my mind,...

Quality is on the menu at Friendz

A drive along Martin Luther King Drive and you’re sure to smell the scent of good food coming from Friendz restaurant. Minden native Jim “Tiger”...