Minden Rec Booster Club holds 2nd meeting

The Minden Rec Center Booster Club is continuing its dizzying pace of setting and achieving goals, as it announced new board members...

Gas prices starting to rise

Gasoline prices in Louisiana have risen 1.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.60/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,436...

DOTD chief: Additional revenue only way to tackle $14.3 billion backlog on road projects

John Dupont | Livingston Parish News BATON ROUGE – Louisiana needs more money for road repairs statewide, but the...

Man tried to kidnap children at Walmart

KENNER, La. (AP) — Police in Louisiana say a stranger with a machete tried to snatch two children from their mothers inside a Walmart. Kenner...

Meador, McMahen, Gatti outline Technical Community College efforts

The topic of a community college in Minden was discussed at the Minden Lions Club meeting on Thursday. Dr. Earl Meador, Director...

Gas prices continue to rise in Louisiana

Louisiana gas prices have risen 1.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.46/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of...

CASA plans party for foster parents

Webster Parish CASA and North Acres Baptist Church are teaming up to host a foster parent appreciation party Sunday, Jan. 14. Amber Bradford, Webster Parish...

Buyers Shop Small

Fanettes owner, Fanette Hodges, right, helps Gracyn and Anita Gorman Saturday during the annual Small Business Saturday. The day is sponsored by American Express...

Highway 80 sees bridge upgrades for new trucking route

The repairs for bridges on Highway 80 have begun that were agreed upon through the recent co-operative effort between the State of...

Did you notice the Change?

Hospital transition aims to be seamless As seen in Thursday’s edition, Minden Medical Center is under new ownership. MMC, as well as Mercy Regional Medical...