Louisiana Tech earns $3.5-plus million grant for cybersecurity initiative

Louisiana Tech University, one of the nation’s leaders in training the next generation of professionals who will protect the country’s cybersecurity threats, has received...

Bossier City car dealer pleads guilty to stealing $177,000

Acting U.S. Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced that a Benton man pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking out loans totaling $177,000 for three cars...

Former LSUS Chancellor Marsala dies

Update (Services for Dr. Marsala):  Visitation: Sunday, December 17th  From: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel 1815 Marshall Street Shreveport, LA  (Rosary will follow)....

Biedenharn Foundation awards $30,000 to Bossier Parish teachers

Santa and his helpers made an early visit to Bossier Parish educators, delivering $30,000 in grant money to fund 14 innovative classroom projects. For...

BPT Sports

Middle School Football Coaches’ All-District Teams

NOTE: The Middle School Coaches' All-District Teams were selected by the districts' coaches. EIGHTH GRADE OFFENSE FIRST TEAM Refeal Edwards, Greenacres (photo unavailable) DEFENSE FIRST TEAM SECOND-TEAM OFFENSE QB — Levi...

College basketball: NSU coming to Shreveport for Holiday Classic event

The Northwestern State Demons, who feature two former Bossier standouts, are among six teams competing in the Holiday Classic College Basketball event Saturday at...

High school football: Nine parish players to compete in ‘I-20 Bowl’...

Nine Bossier Parish players are on the West roster for the Louisiana High School Coaches’ Association East-West All-Star Game. The “I-20 Bowl,” as it has become...

High school girls basketball: Haughton advances in Minden tournament

The Haughton Lady Bucs defeated Gibsland-Coleman 59-19 in the first round of the Minden Holiday Classic on Wednesday. Taralyn Sweeney paced Haughton with 20 points....

BPT Life

Obituary – Mary Frances Franklin

Mary Frances Franklin BOSSIER CITY, LA - Services celebrating the life of Mary Frances Franklin will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, December 18,...



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