Barksdale celebrates prestigious award

(Above: 2d Bomb Wing Commander Col. Ty Neuman celebrates Barksdale Air Force Base winning the Commander in Chief’s Award.) Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com Barksdale Air Force Base has received...

Haughton community rallies around museum

Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com The owner of the Touchstone Wildlife and Art Museum received the surprise of a lifetime over the weekend. Cars lined the roadway and filled...

ESI responds to ‘false’ information

Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com A representative from Explosive Services International says there’s a lot of misinformation circulating about their closed burn chamber at Camp Minden and their...

House Dist. 8 election sees heated runoff

Following this past weekend's election, Republicans Raymond Crews and Robbie Gatti are headed to a runoff to represent Bossier City in Louisiana House District...

BPT Sports

High school baseball: Airline routs Minden; District 1-5A play resumes Thursday

Anthony Mulrenin drove in five runs as the Airline Vikings ended a two-game slide with a 13-2, five-inning victory over the Minden Crimson Tide...

BPCC to hold men’s basketball open tryouts Saturday

Bossier Parish Community College will hold men's basketball open tryouts Saturday from 1-4 p.m. in the BPCC gym. The tryouts are open to all high...

Photo gallery: Benton vs. North DeSoto softball

Images from Tuesday's Benton-North DeSoto District 1-4A softball game at Benton.

High school bowling: Two parish bowlers advance to state finals

Parkway's Destin Meza and Airline's Trista Quinley advanced to the state singles finals with their performances in the bi-regionals on Monday in Houma. Meza advanced...

BPT Life

Obituary: Dr. Olufolabo Olamide Frederick Ogunyemi

SHREVEPORT - Dr. Olufolabo Olamide Frederick Ogunyemi was born on the 18th of February, 1949 in Lagos, Nigeria. He left Nigeria in 1972 to...

Obituary: Roger Erickson

PLAIN DEALING – Roger Erickson was a simple man with a huge heart. He lived life to the fullest and always made everyone feel loved....

Obituary: Sammie Craft

BOSSIER CITY - Funeral Services for Sammie L. Craft will be 10 a.m. Thursday March 30, 2017, at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel with Bro....

Obituary: Roger Dale Robbins

BOSSIER CITY - Roger Dale Robbins was born in Lawton, Oklahoma on February 9, 1965 and passed away on Mach 21, 2017 in Shreveport,...

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