Bossier City Mayor elected to fourth term

Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker will serve a fourth term as mayor of Bossier City. The current mayor will have no opposition for the...

Sen. Gatti warns upcoming session will be a ‘bloodbath’

State Sen. Ryan Gatti (R-Bossier City) said the upcoming legislative session will be a “bloodbath.” During a town hall meeting held for local officials at...

Questions linger after student left on bus

Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com A Bossier City mother is seeking answers after her child was left on a school bus instead of being dropped off at school. In...

Students get a second chance

Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com When former Bossier Parish students walked across stage Sunday at the Bossier Instructional Center, they were the first in the state to receive their high...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Airline vs. Haughton boys and girls basketball (includes Airline...

Images from Tuesday's Airline-Haughton District 1-5A boys and girls basketball games at Airline. Airline Blue Angels halftime performances included.

Middle school boys basketball: Benton sweeps North DeSoto

Benton swept North DeSoto in seventh- and eighth-grade boys basketball games on Tuesday. The seventh-grade team won 34-18 and the eighth-grade team won 43-32. Evan Cole...

High school soccer: Benton sweeps Haughton in District 1-II games

Benton swept Haughton in close District 1-II boys and girls soccer games Tuesday night. The Tigers won 3-2, and the Lady Tigers won 2-0. Jacob Garrett...

High school boys basketball: Bossier edges Woodlawn in OT thriller; Airline,...

The Airline Vikings, Bossier Bearkats and Benton Tigers won boys basketball district games Tuesday night. A dominant third quarter helped Airline defeat the Haughton Bucs...

BPT Life

Middleton: Bossier Bank Progress

Scrapbooks make up a sizable part of the Historical Center’s archival collections.  A recent look at one of the scrapbooks from the National Bank...

Hardin: Stepping up our game

BPL has stepped up our game where teens are concerned.  New programs and activities are being offered to draw teens into our libraries.  The...

Obituary: Maria Theresa Desselle

BOSSIER CITY - Maria Theresa Desselle, 88, of Bossier City, passed away peacefully January 15, 2017 surrounded by her husband of 65 years and...

Obituary: Ann Margene Gardner Schmidt

Services celebrating the life of Ann Margene Gardner Schmidt were held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel...

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