Rockets Over the Red fireworks festival scheduled for Nov. 26

Rockets Over the Red Fireworks Festival, an annual holiday fireworks extravaganza held on the riverfront in Shreveport-Bossier, will be held, 2-7:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov....

Bossier to conduct parish wide disaster drill Oct. 25

In their continuing effort to protect the community in all hazards, Bossier first responders and emergency planners will conduct an extensive parish wide disaster...

United Way, Bossier Schools give back with Day of Service

United Way of Northwest Louisiana and Bossier Parish Schools are hosting Bossier’s 2nd Annual Day of Service Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22. Volunteers include students,...

Louisiana Supreme Court upholds conviction, sentence of murder suspect

On Wednesday, the Louisiana Supreme Court upheld the conviction and death sentence of Robert McCoy who was convicted for the 2008 killings of his...

BPT Sports

Middle school girls basketball: Elm Grove, Cope lead districts

Elm Grove and Cope are alone at the top of the Bossier Parish middle school girls basketball standings three games into the district season. Elm...

Sub-varsity football: Haughton, Parkway, Airline, Bossier post victories

Haughton, Parkway, Airline and Bossier all posted sub-varsity victories Monday. Haughton swept Evangel in freshman and junior varsity games. The freshman team won 22-12 and...

College football: Fournette leads LSU past Ole Miss

BATON ROUGE — Leonard Fournette set a school record with 284 rushing yards, as 25th-ranked LSU pitched a second-half shutout of No. 23 Ole...

College football: Big fourth quarter lifts McNeese State past NSU

NATCHITOCHES — Northwestern State put its passing game on track this week, but McNeese’s was much better Saturday as the Cowboys pulled away from...

BPT Life

Obituary: Billy “Charley” Swain

BOSSIER CITY - Graveside memorial services for Mr. Billy "Charley" Swain, age 34, will be held Friday, October 28, 2016 at 2:00 pm at...

Obituary: Sidney A. Anderson

PLAIN DEALING - Graveside services for Mr. Sidney A. Anderson, age 81, will be held at 10:00 am, Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at the...

ACT presents Godspell Nov. 11-13

The Academy of Children's Theatre will open their 12th season with Stephen Schwartz's beloved religious musical , Godspell. The production will be November 11-12 at...

Obituary: Roy “Doug” Banes

HAUGHTON - Services celebrating the life of Roy "Doug" Banes will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Hill Crest...



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