My 9/11 story

It seems everyone has their own Sept. 11 story. For some, they remember where they were when the first plane struck the...

Lackluster involvement could hinder retail opportunities

How would you like to see a Raising Canes, Starbucks, TJ Maxx, or other retailer located in Minden? All of these and...

Schelley Francis: Minden has lost part of its history

Minden has lost a part of its history. Our Webster Parish Historian, our friend, our go-to person for history is gone.  

Chamber issues statement on Fibrebond issue

Fibrebond is a tremendous asset to our Greater Minden area. Not only are they known worldwide for continually innovating the manufacturing sector,...

Louisiana Medicaid dispute lingers into new term

The contracts at the center of a Louisiana Medicaid dispute are worth billions, accounting for one-quarter of the state’s annual operating budget...

203 Gleason St: Amy Kinnaird was a one-of-a-kind mentor and friend

I read a few newspapers each morning. I like to be informed of what’s taking place in the world around me. The...

Rozeman: What Louisiana can learn from the LSU Tigers

The 2019 football season was one for the ages. We all watched our beloved Tigers plow through every opponent – even those...

David Specht: John Agan was more than a community treasure, he was my friend

I was truly saddened by the news that my friend John Agan had passed away overnight. In fact, it was one of...

‘A word in due season’

At the end of Monday’s Minden City Council meeting, Mayor Terry Gardner asked the Rev. Robert Whitaker, Sr., to pray a dismissal...