House passes $2.2T rescue package, rushes it to Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting swiftly in an extraordinary time, the House rushed President Donald Trump a $2.2 trillion rescue package Friday, tossing...

Changes made to Webster Parish School Board feeding program

Robin Tucker, School Food Service Supervisor for the Webster Parish School Board announced a change in how parents of students will be...

City of Minden employees are going back to work Monday

According to a memo from Mayor Terry Gardner, City employees will be returning to work Monday.  “All city employees,...

Taylor resigns City Council seat

Herbert Taylor has officially turned in his Letter of Resignation of his position of Councilman of District...

Gov. Edwards request for Major Disaster Declaration approved by Trump

BATON ROUGE — Gov. John Bel Edwards announced that his request for a statewide Major Disaster Declaration in response to the spread...

Edwards seeks federal disaster declaration for Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s governor on Tuesday asked the White House to declare a major disaster in his state to...

Louisiana Supreme Court issues new Order in response to spread of COVID-19 in Louisiana

The Louisiana Supreme Court issued a new Order today, considering the continuing spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Louisiana, Governor John...

Trump says he intends to reopen country in weeks, not months

WASHINGTON (AP) — As cases of coronavirus continue to rise, President Donald Trump said Monday that he wants to reopen the country...

Webster Parish sees first death from COVID-19

According to the Louisiana Department of Health’s COVID-19 update, there has now been one death attributed to the coronavirus in Webster Parish...

Minden Press-Herald sees temporary change in production due to COVID-19

Due to the preventative measures that our government has taken in response to the  COVID-19 pandemic, The Minden Press-Herald would like to...