Sex offender arrested in stabbing

A Minden man wanted for a stabbing his girlfriend was arrested by Minden Police Monday. Around 10 a.m., Kenneth Washington, 26, of...

Feds: defendant paid only $100 of $149,000 restitution

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — Federal authorities say a man who pleaded guilty in connection with dumping military explosives in Louisiana has paid...

Bid to rework Louisiana sales tax deal rejected by senators

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Republican lawmakers seeking to rework or repeal a Louisiana sales tax compromise passed last year seem unlikely...

Webster Assessor reduces property taxes again

Special to the Minden Press-Herald Since December 11, 2013 when Morris Guin, Webster Parish Assessor, first announced that he...

Minden Celebrates Easter

The Minden Press-Herald asked the community to send us photos of  Easter activities around town. These are some of those photos.

Average US price of gas spikes 13 cents per gallon, to $2.91

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline surged 13 cents a gallon (3.8 liters) over the past two...

Man’s body found in Louisiana bayou

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A north Louisiana sheriff’s office is investigating the discovery of a body in Jeems Bayou.

Community has first meeting for school improvements program

The Improvements Program for Minden School District No. 6 held the first of three community meetings, leading up to the May 4...

Ebarb speaks to Lions Club

Chief David Ebarb, Shreveport Regional Airport fire chief, was the guest speaker for the Minden Lions Club on Thursday afternoon. He discussed...

Nothing wrong with help from Russians, Trump lawyer says

By HOPE YEN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani insisted there was "nothing wrong"...