Haughton’s Joe Delaney to be inducted into NSU’s alumni hall of...

Northwestern State University will honor five graduates by inducting them into the University’s alumni hall of distinction, the Long Purple Line.  
The 2017 inductees...

And the winners are…

A closer look at the BPT's Readers' Choice winners for 2017 Ballots were marked, votes were tallied, and the results are in! Once again, readers have...

Haughton to get own Christmas parade, festival

This holiday season will merry and bright in the town of Haughton. The town will host its first ever Christmas festival and parade on December...

Second suspect arrested for arson

The second suspect in an arson case at a Walmart Neighborhood Market has turned himself into police. Ryan James Hannigan, 18, of Shreveport turned himself in...

BPT Sports

High school softball: Airline, Parkway, Haughton enjoy success in tournaments

The Airline Lady Vikings, Parkway Lady Panthers and Haughton Lady Bucs all went 2-0 in softball tournaments on Saturday. Airline defeated four-time defending Class B...

High school baseball: Airline knocks off defending 5A champ Barbe; Parkway,...

The Airline Vikings rallied from a 4-1 deficit after five innings to defeat three-time defending Class 5A state champion Lake Charles Barbe 5-4 on...

Women’s college basketball: Former Benton star Harris shines in BPCC defeat

Former Benton star Brandy Harris had her best game of the season in Bossier Parish Community College's 84-61 loss to Paris Junior College on...

College basketball: BPCC men, women on road for Saturday games as...

Bossier Parish Community College faces Paris Junior College in men's and women's basketball games Saturday in Paris, Texas. The Lady Cavs' game tips off at...

BPT Life

Obituary: Don Martin Whittington

BENTON - Don Martin Whittington passed away February 23, 2017 after a brief illness. Visitation will be held at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier...

Obituary: Florence Gail Minter

Florence Gail Minter, (60), of Bossier City, LA, passed away on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 surrounded by her family in Tyler, TX. Gail was...

Obituary: Minister Cashie Cole, Jr.

HAUGHTON - Celebration of life services for Min. Cashie Cole, Jr., 82, will be 12 noon Saturday, 25, 2017 at Galilee Baptist Church, 339...

Obituary: Mary Lou White

BOSSIER CITY - Funeral services for Mary Lou White will be 1 p.m. Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Rose-Neath Bossier Chapel. Officiating will be...

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