Worthwhile investment

Students learning viable skills with help of generous donations A local nonprofit is putting some generous donations to good...

Main Street receives accreditation

Downtown district to continue to be accredited Main Street Program Downtown Minden has once again been designated as an accredited Main Street America program for...

Minden man dies after being run over

A man that was run over by a trailer full of scrap metal has died. Webster Parish Sheriff Gary Sexton calls the incident a freak...

Lawmakers pass slew of bills Monday

Lauren Heffker and Hunter Lovell LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE --The House on Monday...

Trump pardons two Thanksgiving turkeys

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump wielded his pardon power Tuesday to spare a pair of turkeys from the Thanksgiving roaster, joking that he would...

Bills hit snags in Ways and Means

Lawmakers squabble over sales, income taxes Wednesday Tryfon Boukouvidis and Drew White LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE – Another day, another standstill in the...

Dixie Inn calls special meeting

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING April 5, 2019 The Special Meeting of the Village of Dixie Inn will be held as follows: DATE: MONDAY, April...

Alcohol petitions fall short of needed verified signatures

Two petitions to place alcohol referendums for the City of Minden on a December ballot have fallen short of the number required to move...

‘Last ditch effort’ begins at 4 p.m.

MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — With time running out before hundreds of millions in cuts take hold, Louisiana lawmakers take one more...

Kennedy Calls For Trump To Hold Immigration Summit With World Leaders

WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) delivered a speech on the Senate floor today about the need for immigration reform, including...