1872 Election

This is the year for statewide elections in Louisiana, and so far, this promises to be a somewhat less exciting one of...

1880 Census

One of the amazing developments of the information age in which we live is the tremendous amount of research materials that are...

1949 Red Birds

One of the lasting legacies of life in Minden is the contributions made to the young people of Minden by Mr. and...

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...

Minden’s Museum

This week’s column will be somewhat different, still historical, but a little bit personal. I will begin with a copied article from...

Minden and it’s memorable litigation

Today’s Echo of Our Past will be about two local cases from the 19th century that reached the Louisiana Supreme Court. I have...

Some of the oldest homes in Minden

A recent discussion online regarding whether a specific house in Minden was “antebellum” sparked me to looking back through the records to...

G. W. Warren

Last week, my article covered the Sheriff’s election of 1933. This week I am reaching back to discuss the man who was...

Minden school namesakes: J.L. Jones continued

Editor’s Note: This is a continuation of Tuesday’s Echos of Our Past Information on the background of Joseph Luther...

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...