I wish it had been an episode of ‘Punk’d’

I just don’t understand some people.  Well, I don’t understand a lot of people.  If you hate what you are doing, then...

Engagement Announcement: Hudson – Ponton

DeVaria Hudson of Grambling, Louisiana is to be married to Dr. David “Rusty” Ponton, Jr. of Melville, Louisiana. Ms. Hudson is the...

The news as reported in the Webster Tribune

This week’s Echo will take us back more than a century and a quarter as we examine some of the interesting events...

Turnover in city government not new

The Minden city elections of 2018 saw one of the biggest turnovers in city government in our history. Out of the office...

Minden High’s state championship run in 1958-59

Most local sports fan recognize the fact that it has been quite a while since Minden High School won a state championship...

McGraw re-enlists in Minden

For the second time, Lt. Caleb McGraw administered the Oath of Enlistment to his father, Petty Officer First Class Lee McGraw as...

Pratt: Soldier, publisher, editor, legislator, legend

Editor’s Note: Today’s Echo of Our Past Will be Continued in Tomorrow’s Edition of the Minden Press-Herald. Today’s Echo...

Lights, camera, action: Minden 1911

In this modern era of streaming services, the old time concept of a local movie theater seems almost obsolete. Still the theaters...

Theresa M. Lowe

This week’s Echo will resume my periodic series of articles about the six individuals whose name was placed on Minden schools. This...

Donation helps feed more than 600 families

On Saturday, May 18th  Bishop Todd Kabalan presented a $2500 donation from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to the...