Fannie Moore: Here are a few thoughts on life and living it to its...

As the years pass by, sometimes we think too quickly, we may tend to contemplate some truths we have heard along the...

Say No to Expanding the Death Penalty

Republican leaders have a death penalty problem. During a time when researchers called 2022 the “year of the botched execution” and when...

Fannie Moore: Resolutions or Goals?

The New Year is upon us and we greeted it with either enthusiasm or indifference. With lofty resolutions or achievable goals. I...

Rozeman: We are better together

After attending the inauguration of Mayor Tom Arceneaux and our new City Council on the last day of 2022, my optimism grows...

Hudson-Pierce: Life is too beautiful to give up!

  “What doesn’t kill us makes us stronger” was first attributed to Friedrich Nietzsche, a German philosopher, in the 1800’s.  It  is...

Letter: 1…2..3… It’s Mr. Lee, now in book form

Lexie Scriber | Special to the Minden Press-HeraldEvery student remembers one teacher that inspired or motivated them in the classroom. I truly...

Brown: Happy New Year, and a few other thoughts

Well, the New Year is almost here! Happy New Year! Happy 2023! Is that true? Is it really 2023? NO WAY! REALLY?...

Moore: Happy holidays from ‘The Back Porch’

 It has been a while since I visited with you but I am happy to be back.. It has been a hectic...

Hudson-Pierce: Christmas Evokes Memories From ‘55

Christmas evokes many memories because children thrive on make believe, knowing Santa Claus will come whether they have reason to believe in...

Alexander: Twitter files, Hunter Biden laptop scandal only scratch the surface of the anti-free...

One of the greatest gifts of American citizenship—a principle anchored in the bedrock of the 1st Amendment—is the guarantee that as long...