Minden Press-Herald

Friday
Aug 22nd

A Definitive Definition

Just when you thought you'd heard everything about Congress, along comes a friend with his laptop dictionary. Now, every time that group meets I'll think just what real little jokesters those Merriam Webster people are.

A brief regression: Of course, you've heard the old standard: If the opposite of "pro" is "con," isn't it reasonable to assume the opposite of progress is Congress? But did you also know the collective noun for a group of baboons can be either troop or (you guessed it) congress? A congress of baboons. Somewhere a troop is really miffed at the comparison.

Read more...
 

The Christmas Season

Make This Christmas Bright For You, Your Family and Your Community

Many of us, myself included, are still recovering from large quantities of Thanksgiving delights.

However...

Read more...

So Now You Know

A couple of times in the past, I've written columns about some of the oldest sayings of our culture.

During a conversation the other day with Sports Editor Gregg Parks, an...

Read more...

State Rep. Candidates Earn Endorsements

Governor Bobby Jindal: dePingre Knows What it Will Take to Improve State of Louisiana

Dear Editor:
Jerri Ray dePingre’ has the type of real world experience we need in the ...

Read more...

Fleming, Sexton issue endorsements

Congressman John Fleming and Sheriff Gary Sexton have made their endorsements for Saturday's State Representative election

Dear Editor:

To the voters of District 10:

This co...

Read more...
Page 42 of 48

Advertisement

Advertisement

kingdom

Advertisement

Facebook

Who's Online

We have 1347 guests and 1 member online