Uptick in vehicle burglaries has BCPD reminding residents not to be...

A series of vehicle burglaries and vehicle thefts in Bossier City has Property Crimes detectives on the lookout for suspects and reminding residents that...

Deputies seek man who stole money from and caused damaged at...

Bossier Sheriff’s Detectives are asking the public’s help in identifying the man seen in a surveillance photo who used bolt cutters to break...

First responders celebrated at Haughton American Legion

Jennyne Pinter, jpinter@bossierpress.com Haughton’s American Legion Post 388 honored first responders with a special event this weekend.   The event, held Saturday, May 19, welcomed...

Bossier superintendent recaps 2017-18, sets goal for next school year

Amanda Simmons, amanda@bossierpress.com As the 2017-18 school year comes to a close, Bossier Schools Superintendent Scott Smith already has a goal for next year. “My vision...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Haughton Red-White spring scrimmage

Images from Friday's Haughton Red-White spring scrimmage.

LSU legend Billy Cannon passes away at 80

BATON ROUGE – LSU legend Billy Cannon passed away peacefully in his home early Sunday morning at the age of 80. Cannon, a Baton Rouge...

Photo gallery: Benton intra-squad spring scrimmage

Images from Friday's Benton intra-squad scrimmage at Tiger Stadium. BPT photos by Randy Brown.

Photo gallery: Airline vs. Ouachita spring scrimmage

Images from Thursday's Airline-Ouachita spring scrimmage at M.D. Ray Field at Airline Stadium.

BPT Life

Sheriff promotes deputy to sergeant

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington promoted a deputy to the rank of sergeant in a ceremony Monday morning in the Bossier Sheriff’s Office Command Center...



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