Rep. Fleming of Louisiana announces run for US Senate seat

BATON ROUGE — Republican U.S. Rep. John Fleming of Louisiana launched his campaign Monday for U.S. Senate, positioning himself as a contender willing to...

Minden 12u wins again

Minden’s 12-year old all-star group defeated Little Farms of New Orleans 5-1 Monday evening to remain atop the winner’s bracket in State Tournament play....

Fourth of July activities on tap at Turner’s Pond

Two people will be honored posthumously at Turner’s Pond Monday during a flag changing ceremony and service. Beginning at 6 p.m., The American Legion Wiley-Pevy...

Flu season arrives

Flu season is upon us in Webster Parish. Multiple cases of the flu are already being snuffed out, Dr. Michael Ulich of Minden Pediatrics...

LSU taking advantage of RB depth at fullback spot

BATON ROUGE -Connor Neighbors is a torn man these days. On one hand, the LSU fullback is a team player and wants to win football...

Jindal questions White House about Syrian immigrants

NEW ORLEANS — Gov. Bobby Jindal asked the White House how many Syrian refugees have been resettled in Louisiana, saying he wanted that figure...

Citizens advisory group denies memberships

DOYLINE — Two applications for membership to the group were unanimously denied by the Camp Minden Citizens Advisory Group citing a conflict of interest....

Nature art show to begin at City Art Works

Nature lovers will have a chance to feed their souls at City Art Works come May 7. A nature photography exhibit will be on display...

Recreation fees going up at Caney, Kisatchie, others

The U.S. Forest Service is increasing recreation fees across the Kisatchie National Forest in specific areas. These increases will go into...

Hornets defeat Knights

BLAKE BRANCH blake@press-herald.com The North Webster Knights caught a glimpse at one of the state’s top athletes in Khamod Taylor of Rayville during their 42-27 loss...