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Webster school's security system nears completion - MINDEN, La. (AP) - If there ever will be a violent threat to a Webster Parish school, officials are better prepared to eliminate it. A security project several years in the works that allows school and homeland security to look inside the halls of every parish school, is ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Minden tightening utility rules - MINDEN, La. (AP) - The city of Minden is raising the amount of money required for a residential utility deposit from $50 to $100. Mayor Tommy Davis said the increase, which affects only new customers, makes it easier for the city to avoid losing money on unpaid utility ... - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

Minden man pleads guilty to manslaughter - MINDEN, La. (AP) — A Minden man faces 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to beating a man to death last summer. The Minden Press-Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1lmZ6aR ) Luke Ferguson pleaded guilty to manslaughter in district court Monday. - Wed, 02 Apr 2014

Man convicted of computer aided solicitation - MINDEN, La. (AP) — A 23-year-old Springhill man could be looking at a lengthy prison sentence following his conviction 26th Judicial District Court for trying to arrange a sexual liaison with a juvenile. - Thu, 20 Mar 2014

Minden tightening utility rules - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2 - MINDEN, La. (AP) - The city of Minden is raising the amount of money required for a residential utility deposit from $50 to $100. Mayor Tommy Davis said the increase, which affects only new customers, makes it easier for the city to avoid losing money on unpaid utility bills. - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

Webster school's security system nears completion - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2 - MINDEN, La. (AP) - If there ever will be a violent threat to a Webster Parish school, officials are better prepared to eliminate it. A security project several years in the works that allows school and homeland security to look inside the halls of every parish school, is nearing completion. - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Minden man pleads guilty to manslaughter - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2 - MINDEN, La. (AP) - A Minden man faces 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to beating a man to death last summer. The Minden Press-Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/1lmZ6aR ) Luke Ferguson pleaded guilty to manslaughter in district court Monday. - Wed, 02 Apr 2014

Minden Bancorp declares dividend - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2 - MINDEN, La. (AP) - The board of directors of Minden Bancorp Inc. has declared a dividend off 9.5 cents per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable April 29 to shareholders of record on April 18. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Minden Bancorp declares dividend - MINDEN, La. (AP) - The board of directors of Minden Bancorp Inc. has declared a dividend off 9.5 cents per share on its common stock. The dividend is payable April 29 to shareholders of record on April 18. Minden Bancorp is the parent of MBL Bank. ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

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Bill toughens regulations on explosives - KTBS - Companies storing explosives at Camp Minden and any other similar sites will soon face tougher regulation. The state house and senate have each passed SB 129. It will enforce proper storage site inspections and more. "It's terribly, terribly needed out ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Senate gives final passage to new explosives rules - Daily Comet - BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Regulations will be tightened on explosives licenses in Louisiana, in response to the discovery of millions of pounds of improperly stored military propellant at Camp Minden. With a 39-0 vote Tuesday, the Senate gave final ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Unhappy with street work, Paris City Council delays final payment to contractor - eParisExtra.com - The council agreed, voting unanimously to delay until the next meeting on April 28 to OK the $18,383.02 that McInnis Brothers Construction, Inc., of Minden, La., requested above and beyond its $1.8 million contract. The company began the project last ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Shreveport's Highland Clinic opens Cancer Center in Minden - KTBS - MINDEN, La. (KTBS) -. Cancer patients in Webster Parish will no longer have to travel far from home for treatments. Shreveport's Highland Clinic opened a cancer center branch in Minden on Wednesday. The center, on Industrial Drive, will offer chemo and ... - Wed, 19 Mar 2014

Minden tightening utility rules - Daily Comet - MINDEN, La. (AP) — The city of Minden is raising the amount of money required for a residential utility deposit from $50 to $100. Mayor Tommy Davis said the increase, which affects only new customers, makes it easier for the city to avoid losing money ... - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

Local youth takes another stab at singing contest - Kawartha Media Group - He believes it was his choice of music - Ehren performs Angel by Sarah Mclachlan and Viva La Vida by Coldplay - that helped get him to this point. “I knew I had to do a lot that would please the crowd ... While winning would be incredible - prizes ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Minden man pleads guilty to manslaughter - Albany Times Union - MINDEN, La. (AP) — A Minden man faces 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to beating a man to death last summer. The Minden Press-Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1lmZ6aR ) Luke Ferguson pleaded guilty to manslaughter in district court Monday ... - Wed, 02 Apr 2014

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