Bossier, Caddo sheriffs raise almost $3,500 for Salvation Army

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office raised $1,712.18 in the Red Kettle Challenge, edging out the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office, which raised $1,637.09. Combined, the two...

Bossier Parish teacher arrested for stealing prescription medication

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington said a Bossier Parish elementary school teacher has been arrested for stealing prescription medications. Robyn Edmonds, 39, of the 100 block...

Benton pecan farmer struggling

It hasn’t been a good year for pecans. Excessive rain during the summer caused major problems for this year’s crops. Local farmer Donnie Leflett said...

Benton Christmas festival set for Dec. 9

The town of Benton invites you to “Mingle, Jingle and be Merry” at their annual holiday festival this weekend. The 18th annual Christmas festival and...

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Middle school boys basketball: Elm Grove splits games with Webster

Elm Grove split seventh- and eighth-grade boys basketball games against Webster Jr. High on Monday at Minden. Elm Grove won the eighth-grade game 39-22 and...

High school soccer: Airline girls blank Pineville, improve to 2-0 in...

Lindsey Donlan scored three goals to lead the Airline Lady Vikings to a 3-0 victory over Pineville in a District 1-I girls soccer game...

High school basketball: Parkway routs Minden in boys game

The Parkway Panthers routed the Minden Crimson Tide 72-51 in a boys basketball game Monday night in Minden. Eleven Panthers scored. Sheldon Dudley led the...

High school wrestling: Airline wins Evangel Eagle Open

The Airline Vikings won the Eagle Open wrestling tournament hosted by Evangel on Saturday. The Vikings scored 226.5 points. St. Thomas Catholic of Texas finished...

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Obituary – Lenora Wells Keith

Lenora Wells Keith Bossier City, LA - Lenora Wells Keith, published poet and writer, passed away peacefully in her sleep Saturday, December 9, 2017. Surrounded...

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