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...

Pratt’s Journey: A duel for the ages

Editor’s Note: This is a continuation of the Echoes of Our Past in Yesterday’s Minden Press-Herald. The revelation of...

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...

COVID-19

I believe the present plague of COVID-19 is an end-time plague allowed by God. I think God is giving the world a...

Minden Civitans Go To Vicksburg

Several members of the Minden Civitan Club recently attended the Magnolia District Convention in Vicksburg , Mississippi. Magnolia District Governor Patsy Young...

What’s the Buzz?

John MonzingoSpecial to the MInden Press-Herald For the past several years, we have been hearing about the decline in...

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,...

1920 Census Echo

Friday, I spoke with Carlton Prothro and he had a question about the population of Minden in 1920 for an upcoming presentation...

THE WORST OF TIMES…THE BEST OF TIMES…

Charles Dickens (The Christmas Carole) reminds us that throughout history, there have been times like this. When looking at life and society...