How you can help Operation Santa Claus

Operation Santa Claus, the annual toy drive coordinated by the Bossier Sheriff’s Office, Shreveport Police and Fire Departments, and Townsquare Media, is operating full-‘sled’...

New retirement community breaks ground

A groundbreaking ceremony was held November 17 on the future site of the Blake at Bossier City. The massive 106,500 square-foot retirement community will be located...

Schools help out Operation Blessing food drive

The Bossier Sheriff's Office collected several barrels of can food items from area schools last week to help fill this year’s Operation Blessing food baskets....

Man arrested for attempted murder after attacking his parents

Bossier City Police arrested a man Monday on criminal charges, including attempted murder, after he physically assaulted his mother and father at their residence. Detectives...

BPT Sports

High school basketball: Parkway, Benton tournaments on tap this week

The Barksdale Federal Credit Union Parkway and Benton Lady Tigers tournaments start Wednesday and Thursday, respectively. The Parkway tournament features a field of 10 boys...

High school boys basketball: Airline, Bossier, Benton win

The Airline Vikings, Bossier Bearkats and Benton Tigers posted boys basketball road victories Tuesday night. Airline downed Minden 67-61, Bossier topped Plain Dealing 54-35 and...

High school girls basketball: Ward’s 35 points lift Benton to double...

Sophomore Emily Ward scored a season-high 35 points to lead the Benton Lady Tigers to a 59-57 double overtime victory over West Monroe in...

Outgoing Northwestern State president Jim Henderson named honorary coach for Dec....

NATCHITOCHES — Northwestern State University president Jim Henderson, a staunch supporter of athletics, can usually be heard from anywhere in NSU’s venues voicing his...

BPT Life

Obituary: Imogene Mayberry

BOSSIER CITY- Services celebrating the life of Imogene Mayberry, 100, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Hill Crest...

Obituary: Georgie Eleanor “Miss Elli” Boyd

Georgie Eleanor Cammack Boyd, "Miss Elli" graduated from Neville High School, Monroe, studied at LSU, and Northeast in Monroe, where she met her beloved...

Aspire Yoga to offer first ever yoga teacher training program

Stacy and Dave Dockins, founders of Free Life People School of Yoga, are coming to Aspire Yoga Center in Bossier City in early 2017...

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....

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