Bossier Parish crime sees slight decline in 2018

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington releases the 2018 crime statistics that show overall crime in Bossier Parish continues to decrease despite a surge...

Land sale makes way for new business

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com The Bossier Parish Police Jury has approved selling land to a “growing” company.

Two teens accused of killing airman to appear in court

The two teens accused of killing a Barksdale airman are due in court today. A status conference is scheduled...

Two Bossier teens’ suicides at detention facility raise suspicions

Two Bossier Parish teens being held in Ware Youth Center in Red River Parish committed suicide within three days of each other.

Community helping injured Haughton area SRO

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com While the family of a Bossier Schools Resource Officer is still reeling from a traffic...

Two burglars arrested for stealing $2,500 worth of cigarettes

A couple of burglars who broke into a Haughton area convenience store and stole about $2,500 worth of cigarettes early Sunday morning...

BPT Sports

High school baseball/softball: Jamborees set for Saturday; seasons open Monday

The Bossier Parish high school baseball and softball jamborees are set for Saturday at Benton and Haughton, respectively. The...

High school girls basketball: Benton rolls in first round of Class...

Playing without senior star Emily Ward, the top-seeded Benton Lady Tigers routed No. 32 Livonia 86-41 in the first round of the Class...

High school bowling: Airline, Bossier, Haughton, Parkway post victories

Airline, Bossier, Haughton and Parkway we’re victorious in high school bowling action Tuesday at Holiday Lanes. In boys games,...

Middle school boys basketball: Benton, Haughton, Rusheon, Cope win

Benton, Haughton, Rusheon and Cope posted Bossier Parish middle school boys basketball victories on Thursday. In seventh-grade games, Benton remained...

Photo gallery: Benton vs. Holy Cross soccer

Images from the Division II quarterfinal game between Benton and Holy Cross on Tuesday at Bossier's Memorial Stadium.

Photo gallery: Parkway vs. Neville soccer

Images from the Division II quarterfinal game between Parkway and Neville on Monday at Bossier's Memorial Stadium.

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