Rain on our parade?

Fasching parade could reschedule due to rain Saturday Rain threatens to drown out Minden’s Fasching/Mardi Gras parade this Saturday, but Minden Main Street has a...

All eyes on Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana lawmakers open their latest special session Monday still struggling to agree on an approach to stabilizing state finances...

FEMA, WPSB discuss MHS ‘old gym’ repair

Members of the Webster Parish School Board met with FEMA representatives Tuesday morning regarding the old Minden High School gymnasium/natatorium that was heavily damaged...

Embracing the Culture

Embracing the Culture The J.L. Jones Elementary Black History Program included some high profile participants, as historic figures from Rosa Parks to the Tuskegee Airmen...

Minden’s Chef Hardette Harris to host ‘Us Up North’ Mardi Gras Food Tour

Tickets available for Feb. 10 public tour Former Minden resident Chef Hardette Harris will showcase the flavors of North Louisiana during the “Us Up North”...

7 hurt when gunfire erupts at Louisiana nightclub

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Police continued Sunday to investigate a shooting at a Baton Rouge nightclub that left seven people injured,...

Be aware of skimming across Louisiana

A credit card skimming device was discovered and removed by the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Weights and Measures over a...

Camping in the Cross

Minden Teen Challenge director spends three days in giant cross as fund raiser By Stacey Tinsley

White Crowned Saturday

Ellen White was crowned Lakeside Miss Saturday night. Other winners were: Congeniality - Rebecca Reno; Evening gown - Ellen White; People’s Choice -...

Mt. Olive’s hall becomes Coca-Cola Scholar

Gavin Hall, senior at Mt. Olive Christian School, recently became a Coca-Cola Scholar. Gavin was one of 150 students to receive a...