City to launch business initiative

City hopes to boost businesses with resources The City of Minden will launch, The Collaboration, during a news conference Thursday at 11:30 am at the...

Downtown grants being offered

Money helps boost restoration Minden Main Street Program is soliciting Main Street Restoration Grant applications from downtown commercial building and/or business owners. The Louisiana Main...

Guilty plea in LDWF shooting

MONROE — A woman accused of shooting a Louisiana wildlife enforcement agent during a traffic stop has pleaded guilty to attempted first-degree murder. Amethyst...

Youth Challenge Program hosts Family Day

Louisiana National Guard Youth Challenge Program cadets were able to visit with their families for an afternoon Saturday. Cadets showed off their discipline through...

Minden woman celebrates 102nd birthday Saturday

Sally Evelyn Henry Miller marked her 102nd birthday on Saturday with a large gathering of her family and friends at Savannah Court in Minden....

Webster’s Star

Trace Adkins inducted into NWLA Walk of Stars Friday was Trace Adkins Day in northwest Louisiana. The country music superstar and Sarepta native was inducted into...

Thornton Crowned Queen

Lakeside Jr./Sr. High School Principal Denny Finley crowns Homecoming Queen Destiny Thornton during Friday’s homecoming ceremonies. Thornton was escorted by her father Trey Thornton.

Friday fire destroys Hwy. 531 tire shop

Fire officials are investigating a blaze that broke out and destroyed Lewis Tire & Truck Repair Friday evening. Dubberly Fire Chief Ronnie Chreene said the...

Gilbert Speaks to Lions Club

Andy Gilbert, CFO of Gibsland Bank & Trust, joined the Minden Lions Club Thursday as guest speaker to discuss the state of the local...

Storms, cooler temps expected

Cooler weather and thunderstorms are expected over the weekend. A cold front is expected to move into the area early Sunday morning and bring...