Fallen officer LaValley remembered with memorial bridge

Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com Family and friends of Thomas LaValley gathered on the southeast end of the LA 154 bridge Saturday afternoon, standing near the spot where...

Plain Dealing mayor Q&A part 2

Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com Next month will see voters in Plain Dealing pick a new mayor to lead their town. Residents will have two choices —Donna Canales (no...

Meet the new Haughton mayor

Sean Green sean@bossierpress.com While there’s a lot of uncertainty heading into the November elections, for one of Bossier’s boomtowns, they already know who will be their...

Construction begins on new restaurant at Margaritaville

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Restaurant inside Margaritaville Resort Casino has closed to make room for an original dining and nightlife concept, Riverview Restaurant and Brewhouse. The...

BPT Sports

Friday Night Mix: Unheralded defense getting the job done for 7-1...

The Parkway Panthers offense gets a lot of attention. When you average 42 points per game, that tends to happen. To say the Panthers defense...

Hedges: Parish teams look to bounce back after tough week

Week 8 of the high school football regular season was one to forget for Bossier Parish teams. Only the Parkway Panthers came out a winner...

High school football: Bossier Parish Week 8 offensive stat leaders

PASSING C-A-I Yards TDs Justin Rogers, Parkway 125-192-5 2,170 20 Garrett Hable, Benton 163-260-9 1,747 17 Brad Fream, Airline 87-152-4 1,073 12 Pryce Curry, Haughton 79-135-6 985 7 Matt Sullivan, Plain Dealing 29-52-5 529 5 A. Washington-Carper, PD 36-68-4 449 4 Keimun Daniels, Bossier 18-48-4 323 4 RUSHING Att. Yards TDs Jermaine Newton, Benton 141 659 10 Robert McKnight, Parkway 53 528 9 Shavolyea, McKinney, Plain Dealing 86 522 6 Justin Rogers,...

High school volleyball: Airline clinches share of District 1-1 championship; Haughton...

The Airline Lady Vikings clinched a share of the District 1, Division I volleyball title with a thrilling five-set victory over the Ruston Lady...

BPT Life

Get it Growing: Pansies, violas make ideal winter flower gardens

Pansies and violas are popular cool-season bedding plants used to beautify gardens in Louisiana during fall, winter and spring. Pansies and violas thrive in...


The December 22, 1932 issue of the Bossier Banner carried an article about how spinning at home was being done by a Bossier resident. “Last...

Library: BPLs have plenty of fall activities planned

There are plenty of activities scheduled at BPL for Halloween and Fall Fest to entertain kiddos and bring families together.  And parents if you...

Obituary: Sheila Livingston Bailey

BOSSIER CITY - Sheila Livingston Bailey was born on June 16, 1962, in Shreveport, LA. She went to be with the Lord on October...



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