Don’t let Christmas play issue divide us

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor,...

Letter: Minden’s Christmas lights

It was a Saturday night two weeks ago that my wife and I, returning from dinner, drove into Minden by way of Highway US...

Governor, why are you a Democrat?

What in the world has happened to the Democrat Party in Louisiana? That’s a fair question to pose in...

Specht: Supporting high school football is economic development

It seems all of Minden is asking the same question lately, “When will The Pit be ready for football?” The answers are varied, but...

City council addresses revisions to legislation

I have called a special session of the City Council to address the proposed revisions to the Minden Downtown Development District (DDD) law, House...

Privatization works in Bossier

Bossier City needs to extend its privatization success experienced in water, sewerage, and waste. Earlier this month, the city received good news that its water...

Fleming: What patient-centered health care would look like

We’ve heard it called “the craziest thing in the world.” That’s not a compliment, that’s a straight-up, honest opinion on Obamacare freely uttered by...

Letter: The Real Story

Dear Editor: I am 65 years old. I am probably in the last chapters of my life. So I am not looking at...

Op-ed: Hunger doesn’t take a vacation, join us in ensuring every kid can get...

By: Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Education Secretary Arne Duncan One of the most powerful things we can do to build a brighter future for...

Previewing the Tide’s crucial game with #4 Northwood, Glenbrook’s playoff warm-up, plus Lakeside and...

With only three weeks remaining in the regular season, it’s not a stretch to imagine a postseason with all four Webster Parish football teams...