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...

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,...

‘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...

The American Press on a new measure to get unclaimed savings bond values to...

Those old enough to remember may recall savings bonds being purchased to help finance World War II. Others may...

Defining the principles of conservatism

Kay Coles JamesSpecial to the Minden Press-Herald At The Heritage Foundation, we’re always thinking about ways to talk to...

Specht: Let’s step up to the plate for our kids, economy at the Rec...

It’s been nearly a decade since I last stepped foot on the fields of the Minden Recreation Center as a dad with...

Living above the line

Do you live “above the line?” It is a fair question for anyone.  In order to answer the question,...

Editorial Roundup: State can’t get its act together on Uber/Lyft

It’s taken Louisiana lawmakers three years and they still haven’t come up with the statewide regulations ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft...

Analysis: Medicaid deals offer election headache for Edwards

Melinda DeSlatteAssociated Press Gov. John Bel Edwards promotes his Medicaid expansion program as a central reelection selling point, but...