BESE sticks to $39 million plan, defying some

By Madeline Meyer and Sheridan WallLSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE--A state education board defied House leaders...

Bill would limit habitual offender law

By James A. Smith and Hunter LovellLSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE--A House committee approved a bill on...

Few issues settled at Louisiana legislative session midpoint

By MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana lawmakers reached the midpoint of their annual regular...

Report: Iran prepares to withdraw from parts of nuclear deal

By NASSER KARIMI and JON GAMBRELL Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Wednesday will announce it is...

House committee passes budget with teacher pay raises

By Madeline MeyerLSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE--The House Appropriations Committee on Monday advanced a $30 billion...

Give for Good set for Tuesday

Project Reclaim, Pregnancy Care Center among local nonprofits participating Since 2014, Give For Good has raised more than $8.1...

Caney Lakes Recreation Area Opens May 24

Caney Lakes Recreation Areas will open for the 2019 season on May 24th.  Facilities include the swim beach, volleyball court, boat launch...

Small turnout passes school proposition

A mere 8.3 percent of registered voters turned out in Minden Saturday to cast ballots in an election. On the ballot was...

‘McClosing’ for remodel

Minden McDonald’s to close for reconstruction Bye bye Big Macs, for now. Minden’s McDonald’s restaurant on Homer Road will...

Bossier Sheriff’s detectives arrest man for sexual relations with young girl

Special to the Minden Press-Herald Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says a Bossier City man remains behind bars for having...