Texas city bans abortion, says it’s a ‘sanctuary’ for unborn

WASKOM, Texas (AP) — A small Texas city has passed a local abortion ban and declared itself a “sanctuary city for the...

Louisiana city serves up new food truck licensing policies

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — A Louisiana city may be filled with food trucks, but only some are licensed to serve.

Governor officially signs community college bill

Dr. Earl Meador named college chancellor Special to the Minden Press-Herald At Wednesday’s Board of Supervisors...

Minden Airport to host Open House and Fly-In on Saturday

This Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. the Minden Airport will be hosting a Burger Bonanza Airport Open House and Fly-In....

City of Shreveport to end ‘Saggy pants’ law

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — The city of Shreveport, Louisiana, has moved to abolish a 2007 ordinance banning people from wearing pants below...

Louisiana Medicaid program spending $400M under projections

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s Medicaid program will spend about $400 million less than expected in the nearly ended budget year,...

A throw through the ages

Minden native competes in Louisiana Senior Olympics at 77 years old When you think of the activities that the...

Death row inmate pleads not guilty in woman’s 2006 slaying

MARION, Ohio (AP) — A death row inmate accused of killing a Louisiana woman in 2006 in Ohio has pleaded not guilty...

Edwards signs Louisiana ride-hailing regulations into law

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s mid-sized and rural communities are hopeful they’ll soon see Uber and Lyft drivers on their streets...

Bail reduced for man accused in LSU basketball player death

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The man accused of fatally shooting an LSU basketball player has had his bail reduced by more...