This week’s Echo will take us back more than a century and a quarter as we examine some of the interesting events in our community 136 years ago this month, as reflected in the pages of the Webster Tribune of February 1883.
The beginning of the month saw a change in the pastorate at the Minden Methodist Church. Former minister the Rev. J. M. Brown and his family left Minden for their new post at Washington in St. Landry Parish. The family traveled from our town on the riverboat “Alexandria” down Bayou Dorcheat into Lake