Mexican citizen pleads guilty to illegally re-entering the U.S. for seventh...

SHREVEPORT – Andres Garcia-Mora, 32, of Mexico, pleaded guilty Wednesday before Chief Judge Maurice Hicks Jr. to one count of re-entry of a...

Mexican felon living in Benton pleads guilty to illegally re-entering U.S.

SHREVEPORT – Illegal alien and felonShandy Salgado-Almendaris, 39, of Mexico, pleaded guilty Wednesday before Chief Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. to one count...

Benton Middle named National PLC Model School

Once is nice but twice is even better. Benton Middle School has again accomplished something no other school...

Benton man pleads guilty to methamphetamine, firearms charges

SHREVEPORT – Eric Charles Means, 33, of Benton, pleaded guilty yesterday before U.S. District Chief Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. to possession with...

Bossier Max to get $1M in equipment upgrades

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com The Bossier Maximum Security Facility will see some much needed security system upgrades this year. 

Major parkway extension takes another step forward

The Bossier City Council approved additional funding Tuesday that makes construction of a parkway extension closer to reality. The...

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High school girls basketball: Benton to play Tuesday in state tournament...

The No. 1 Benton Lady Tigers will face No. 5 A.J. Ellender in the Class 4A semifinals at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday at...

High school boys basketball: Plain Dealing routs Varnado in 1A first-round...

The Plain Dealing Lions had no trouble advancing to the second round of the Class 1A boys basketball playoffs Friday night.

Middle school boys basketball: Rusheon, Benton, Haughton sweep opponents

Rusheon, Benton and Haughton swept their respective opponents in Bossier Parish middle school boys basketball district play Thursday. In eighth-grade...

High school boys basketball: Bossier rolls into second round; Airline, Plain...

The top-seeded Bossier Bearkats cruised into the second round of the Class 4A boys basketball playoffs with a 90-29 victory over No....

High school girls basketball: (updated) No. 1 Benton advances to Class...

The Benton Lady Tigers advanced to the Class 4A semifinals for the second straight year with a 60-42 victory over the South...

High school wrestling: Parkway’s Beggs named state Coach of the Year

Staff Reports, newsroom@bossierpress.com Parkway coach Emmett Beggs has been named the 2017-18 Louisiana Coach of the Year for wrestling....

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