Walmart raises starting wages, handing out bonuses

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart, the world’s largest private employer, is boosting its starting salary for U.S. workers to $11 an hour, giving a...

Today is deadline for Man, Woman of the Year nominations

Today is the final day for nominations for the 2018 Man and Woman of the Year nominations. The 2018 award of Man and Woman...

Korean War pilot to speak to Lions

The Minden Lions Club will welcome Frank P. Robison Jr. as guest speaker for Thursday’s weekly Lions Luncheon. Robison completed 100 combat missions while...

Students OK after bus accident in Bossier

Bossier Sheriff’s Office deputies worked a minor crash this morning that involved a school bus and one vehicle on Louisiana Hwy. 3 in Bossier...

Is your license Real ID compliant?

The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles began issuing Real ID credentials on Oct. 3, 2016, and is awaiting official confirmation from Department of Homeland...

Care Givers to start monthly meetings Thursday

The Care Givers ministry at First United Methodist Church has added a new service of monthly meetings for past and present attendees of the...

Lawmakers seek deal on immigration, border security

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bargainers seeking a bipartisan immigration accord planned talks as soon as Wednesday as President Donald Trump and leading lawmakers sought to...

Hammer- wielding man jailed

A Doyline man reportedly threatened another man with a hammer over a housing dispute in front of an 11-year-old child Friday evening. Ronald Weems,...

New year in a New Location

Jury holds first meeting in annex The Webster Parish Police Jury held not only its first meeting of the year Tuesday morning, but also the...

Walking group coming to town

A recreational walking club known as the East Texas Trekkers have set their sights on several communities in Louisiana, including Minden. The Trekkers are a...