Bossier Schools embarks on largest construction project with new Benton High

In a matter of months, Bossier Schools is poised to break ground on its largest project to date in the 2012 construction bond program;...

Bossier Parish gearing up for possible storms

Press Release from The Bossier Parish Police Jury: Bossier Parish readying for possible storms As the weather system in the Gulf of Mexico approaches the Louisiana...

Military Affairs Council announces 2017 scholarship winners

By Airman 1st Class Sydney Bennett 2nd Bomb Wing Public Affairs BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE — The Military Affairs Council will present scholarships to 20 Airmen...

Mother-daughter event supports family’s adoption journey

Big things can happen with just a simple idea. That’s exactly what happened when a lunchtime discussion between friends led to them hosting a fundraiser...

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Hedges: Parkway coach pens book outlining philosophy of success

In 12 years coaching cross country and track at Parkway, Kent Falting believes he has a found a formula for success. The results bear that...

College baseball: Three Bossier Parish players sign with BPCC

​Three Bossier Parish high school baseball standouts have signed with BPCC. They are Benton pitcher Will Hine, Airline second baseman Peyton Jordan and Haughton outfielder...

Parkway QB punches ticket to The Opening Finals showcase

Russell Hedges rhedges@bossierpress.com Parkway quarterback Justin Rogers will be joining teammate Terrace Marshall Jr. at The Opening Finals. The Opening Finals, presented by Nike, is for the...

Benton 7-on-7 tournament starts Friday

Russell Hedges rhedges@bossierpress.com Benton head football coach Reynolds Moore doesn't believe in messing with a formula that works. The third annual Benton Tiger Charity Invitational 7-on-7 Tournament,...

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Obituary: Lorraine Marie Olivier Joyner

BOSSIER CITY - Funeral services for Lorraine Marie Olivier Joyner, 89, will be held Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Visitation with family will be from...

Obituary: Bill D. “B.D.” Thomas

BENTON - Funeral Service for Bill D. "B.D." Thomas, 86, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at Rose-Neath Bossier Chapel,...

Obituary: Alton F. Lanclos

BOSSIER CITY - A Funeral Mass will be held for Alton Francis Lanclos at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at St. Jude...

Obituary: Roland Tex Bailey

Roland Tex Bailey was born on November 22, 1960 in Magnolia, Arkansas. He passed away peacefully at home on June 8, 2017. Roland was...

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