Gov. Edwards declares state of emergency due to winter weather

Gov. John Bel Edwards issued an Emergency Declaration today due to the freezing precipitation and low temperatures throughout Louisiana. The Governor’s Office of Homeland...

BPCC set to reopen Thursday

Bossier Parish Community College will reopen Thursday.  All classes will resume as normally scheduled.  Be cautious on roadways, especially in rural areas. If areas are...

Bossier Schools to reopen Thursday

All Bossier Parish schools and centers will reopen Thursday as normally scheduled. Our School Resource Officers and Transportation Department employees have been actively patrolling the parish and...

Trash collection resumes today; city offices open tomorrow

Trash collection in Bossier City will begin a late route schedule today starting with the collection of all normal Tuesday route customers.  The remainder of the...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Airline vs. Parkway boys and girls basketball

Images from the Airline-Parkway boys and girls basketball games Friday night at Airline. Includes Airline Blue Angels halftime show.

Men’s college basketball: BPCC to face Trinity Valley with division lead...

The Bossier Parish Community College Cavaliers host the Trinity Valley Community College on Thursday with the Region XIV North Division lead on the line. BPCC...

Middle school boys basketball: Cope wins Tip-Off Classic

The Cope Cougars won the Middle School Tip-Off Classic with a 48-45 victory over Calvary Baptist in the championship game on Saturday at...

High school basketball: Postponed Tuesday games rescheduled

Ten boys and girls high school basketball games postponed Tuesday because of the wintry weather have been rescheduled. In District 1-5A, Airline visits Evangel on...

BPT Life

Obituary – Essex Francis Kirkpatrick 

  Essex Francis Kirkpatrick  Essex F. Kirkpatrick 79, born in Bossier City, LA July 8, 1938, entered into rest on December 9th in Las Vegas, with...



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