High school wrestling: Parkway wins Riot on the Red; Airline runner-up

The Parkway Panthers won the Riot on the Red wrestling tournament on Saturday at Parkway. The Panthers scored 240 points to 216 for runner-up Airline....

Sheriff’s Office asks for help in identifying gun store thief

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the second suspect who detectives believe was involved in the...

Photo gallery: Haughton Jack Clayton Invitational championship games

Images from the Parkway-Byrd boys and Haughton-Captain Shreve girls championship games in the Haughton Jack Clayton Invitational on Saturday at Haughton

Benton mayor to be decided in runoff

Sean Green sean@bossierpress.com And then there were two. After six candidates vied for the office of Benton Mayor on Nov. 8, it will be decided in a...

BPT Sports

Sub-varsity boys basketball: Bossier sweeps Airline in freshman, JV games

The Bossier Bearkats swept the Airline Vikings in freshman and junior varsity boys basketball games Monday night. Bossier won the freshman game 50-37 and the...

Vanderbilt, North Carolina State to face off in Camping World Independence...

The North Carolina State Wolfpack and the Vanderbilt Commodores are set to square off in the 41st Camping World Independence Bowl, set for Monday,...

Women’s college basketball: BPCC falls to Blinn College

The Bossier Parish Community College Lady Cavs dropped their first conference game of the season Saturday, falling to Blinn College 84-71 in Brenham, Texas. Ashlyn...

All-District 1-5A football team

NOTE: The All-District 1-5A team was selected by the district’s coaches OFFENSE FIRST TEAM QB — Connor Curry, Evangel Christian, Sr. RB — Tamauge Sloan, Evangel Christian,...

BPT Life

Obituary: Harry Ray Hathorn

BOSSIER CITY - Services for Harry Ray Hathorn, 79, of Bossier City, LA, will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at 1:30 p.m....

Obituary: Mary Sue Sikes Holt

Mary Sue Sikes Holt recently of Southport, NC joined her devoted husband William Huey (Bill) Holt on November 22, 2016. Sue and Bill were...

Obituary: Margaret (Peggy) Higgins LeGrand

SHREVEPORT, LA - Margaret (Peggy) Higgins LeGrand, 70, was born on March 22, 1946 in New Orleans, LA to William and Melba Higgins. While...

Obituary: Andrew Odums

BENTON - Celebration of life services for Mr. Andrew Odums, 67, will be 11 a.m., Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Greater New Zion B.C.,...



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