Liquor Elections Echo 2

In anticipation of Saturday’s Local Option election of alcohol sales here in Minden, my last week’s column looked at the early history...

Madden – Rodrigues

Miss Caroline Hope Madden and Mr. Pedro Frade Rodrigues were united in marriage on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at six o’clock in...

Liquor Election 2019 Part 1

On Saturday, November 16, acting in response to a petition circulated by Texas Petition Strategies working for clients including Brookshires and Wal...

Echo: Robert Floyd Kennon Part 2

In last week’s Echo of our Past, we looked at the early political career of Minden’s Robert Floyd Kennon, taking him through...

Echo: Robert Floyd Kennon

I have often been asked why Minden has no visible signs to recognize us as the hometown of Governor Robert Floyd Kennon....

Echo: Duels of Our Past

Today’s Echo of Our Past will center around one of the aspects of the old “Code of Honor” that has thankfully disappeared,...

The History of the Webster Parish Library Continued

Today, the Webster Parish Library is celebrating its 90th birthday with a reception at the parish headquarters in Minden. Last week we...

The History of the Webster Parish library

On October 8, 2019, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Main Library Headquarters in Minden, the Webster Parish Library will be...

The town clock strikes again

oday’s Echo of Our Past will be the story of the “town clock” a major source of debate over a century ago...

Indian Echo

One of the most common questions I am asked is about the role of Native Americans in the past of our area. ...