Milestone for Barksdale families

On-base families get school choice for K-8 Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com Bossier Schools and Barksdale Air Force Base have reached a milestone victory in their partnership. Military families living...

Carroll-Bridges, Pittard qualify for judge election

Assistant District Attorney Lane Pittard (left) and lawyer Cynthia Carroll-Bridges (right) have Qualified for judge in Bossier/Webster. Both qualified for District Judge in Bossier and...

Duo arrested for using cloned credit cards

Detectives with the Bossier Sheriff-Police Financial Crimes Task Force have arrested two men who are believed to have obtained bank card information through use...

Dixie state tourneys start Saturday at Walbrook

The Dixie Junior Boys and Boys state baseball tournaments start  Saturday at Walbrook Park. The double-elimination tournaments could run through July 26. The Junior Boys (13-year-olds)...

BPT Sports

Bossier All-Stars win Little League Softball 9-10 state championship

The Bossier All-Stars won the Little League Softball 9-10 state championship last week in Jonesboro. Bossier defeated Blanchard in the first round of the double-elimination...

Schedule set for Landers Battle on the Border

The Parkway Panthers are participating in the Landers Battle on the Border high school football showcase for the fifth straight year. Parkway will face off...

High School Basketball: Picou named head boys coach at Plain Dealing;...

Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com Norman Picou has been named the new head boys basketball coach at Plain Dealing. Picou replaces David Bryant, who resigned after 11 seasons...

Parkway stars shine at Nike’s The Opening Finals

Russell Hedges rhedges@bossierpress.com Competing against the best of the best, Parkway rising seniors Justin Rogers and Terrace Marshall Jr. made their presence felt in The Opening...

BPT Life

Obituary: Dorothy Olivia Thorp

A Life Celebration for Dorothy Olivia Thorp will be held 10 AM, Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home. Rev. Ben...

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