Church Announcements

Minden City Councilman Keith Beard has announced his intention to resign his seat as City Councilman for District D effective next Friday (September 25). According to Beard’s letter of resignation, Beard stated that he had been given an opportunity to be closer to his grandchildren in the Monroe area. Beard said in the letter that, […]

The annual audit of financials for the City of Minden is usually the highlight of the Minden City Council meeting this time of year, but it took a back seat to an extremely tension filled and emotionally charged meeting on Tuesday night.  Before all of the fireworks of the meeting occurred, the council did hear […]

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that the Spring Street overpass (LA 1 northbound) in downtown Shreveport, Caddo Parish has been REOPENED. Exit 19A from I-20 (US 71/LA 1 north) has also been reopened. The Spring Street bridge was severely damaged during a train derailment that occurred in April 2020. Extensive repairs […]

The Minden City Council meeting scheduled for this evening has been postponed. An email sent to media outlets this morning from City Hall stated “Mayor Terry L. Gardner, mayor of the City of Minden, tested positive for the COVID-19 virus on Sunday morning, July 5, 2020. Fortunately, he has been diagnosed with a mild case […]

After 87 years, a statue that stood at the foot of Jacqueline Park between Broadway and Main Street known as “The Confederate Memorial” was taken down quietly Friday night for historical preservation. The statue, that of a Confederate soldier, had occupied the space in the park since 1933, and for several years been planned to […]

Governor John Bel Edwards has appointed Wayne Edwards as the interim District A councilman effective today, June 26, 2020. In a letter to Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin, found here, the governor has requested for Edwards to be issued a commission for Council Member, District A, City of Minden, Parish of Webster. In an e-mail […]

Graveside services for Mary Eldon Harmon Stewart will be held Friday, June 26, 2020 at 10 a.m. at Arlington Cemetery in Homer, Louisiana under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden, Louisiana.  Rev. Danny Baskin will officiate. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Thursday, June 25, 2020 at Rose-Neath Funeral […]

Funeral services for Robert Freddie Smart, Sr. will be held Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 10 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden, Louisiana with Rev. Jim Frazier and Rev. Collin Graves officiating. Interment will follow at Brushwood Cemetery in Dubberly, Louisiana. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Wednesday, June […]

Maxine Rogers Alley, 97, of Minden, Louisiana passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at Town and Country Health and Rehab. Maxine was born November 20, 1922 to John and Lillie Mae Rogers in Stamps, Arkansas. She soon moved to Minden, Louisiana where she would marry the love of her life and became a lifelong […]

James T. Morris was born December 7, 1937 in Heflin to Raymond Morris and Maxine Maxey Morris. He entered into rest on June 17, 2020 in Minden, Louisiana. Visitation will be Friday from 12 till 1 at City on a Hill Pentecostal Church 612 Hwy 531 Minden, Louisiana. Services will follow at 1 p.m. Officiating […]

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