Bossier City woman one of two arrested for Medicaid fraud

BATON ROUGE, LA – Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry today announced two more arrests made by his national award-winning Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.  “In order...

Joint Budget Committee to discuss funding for I-20/220 project

The funding to build the new Interstate 20/I-220 interchange and road into the new gate at Barksdale Air Force Base faces further review before...

Bossier Parish crime decreased in 2017

Bossier Parish has experienced a near 6 percent decrease in major crimes, according to statistics released for 2017. There were at total of 915 major...

State sells Bistineau property to residents

As many residents around Lake Bistineau know, it can be hard to obtain financing for a home on the lakefront when the state of...

BPT Sports

Middle School Coaches’ All-District Girls Basketball Teams

NOTE: The All-District teams were selected by the district's coaches. EIGHTH GRADE FIRST TEAM MVP — Brykayla Hampton, Cope* Tahlor Walker, Benton Sanna Brown, Rusheon Kori Rice, Cope Ella Kate Malley,...

All-District 1, Division II girls soccer team

Note: The All-District team was selected by the district’s coaches. FIRST TEAM Forward — Lilly Kamberov, Caddo Magnet, Sr. Forward — Breanna Bundy, Benton, Sr. Outside Mid/Wing —...

All-District 1, Division II boys soccer team

Note: The All-District team was selected by the district’s coaches. FIRST TEAM Forward — Dylan Garrett, Benton, Fr. Forward — Daniel Bae, Caddo Magnet Forward — Alejandro...

High school softball: Airline wins twice on opening day

The Airline Lady Vikings opened the softball season with two victories at Louisiana Tech on Monday. Airline defeated West Monroe 11-2 and Ruston 7-2. The Haughton...

BPT Life

Obituary – Beverly S. Quillin

Beverly S. Quillin Benton, LA - Beverly S. Quillin was born on November 5th, 1941 in Shreveport, Louisiana. She later moved to Benton, Louisiana where...



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