Legislators begin budget discussions in special session

Kaylee Poche, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — Members of the House Ways and Means Committee were notably frustrated when they met...

New district creation seeks to enhance and beautify portions of South...

The City of Bossier City has created a district meant to beautify portions of south Bossier City. According to an ordinance, the Barksdale Boulevard Redevelopment...

Water Boil Advisory issued for a portion of Bossier City

The City of Bossier City has issued a water boil advisory for a small area of Bossier City. The advisory includes businesses along and...

Police Jury to study busy Bossier Parish intersection

The Bossier Parish Police Jury is keeping a close eye on traffic flow ahead of the new Benton High School opening next year. Bossier Parish...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Recent college signing ceremonies

Eight Bossier Parish high school athletes recently signed with colleges. Five were from Parkway — Abbie Norcross (track and field, Louisiana Tech), Andrew Robinson...

Airline football camp set for May 30-31

Airline will hold its annual football camp May 30-31 at M.D. Ray Field at Airline Stadium. Activities and instruction will go from 8-11:30 a.m. both...

College football: Brees to be speaker at I-Bowl Kickoff Dinner

New Orleans Saints Super Bowl-winning quarterback Drew Brees will be the featured speaker of the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl Kickoff Dinner. The Kickoff Dinner will take...

High school baseball: Parkway’s Williams, Haughton’s Heckman take top honors on...

Bossier Parish players swept the individual honors on the All-District 1-5A baseball team selected by the district's coaches. Haughton senior Nick Heckman was named Pitcher...

BPT Life

Obituary – James Simmons

James Simmons Haughton, LA - Funeral services will be conducted for James L. Simmons, age 76, on Saturday May 26, 2018 at 2:00pm at Hill Crest...

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