Saturday election results in Bossier Parish

The results are in...Five alcohol propositions were approved in Parish Police Jury Dist. 2 and Plain Dealing selected an alderman in Saturday's election. The December...

High water causes problems in portions of Bossier Parish

Rising water due to heavy rains over the weekend have caused boat ramp closures in the Benton area. Area rains that began late Thursday evening...

Schools’ talented arts students to present Cafe TAP Dec. 10 and...

Bossier Educational Service Center is being transformed into a coffee house that will come alive with art, music and song and everyone is invited...

Pay an issue for Bossier teachers

As cost of living rises, many educated, experienced teachers can’t make ends meet solely educating children By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com Stacey Favor is a single mother...

Sheriff’s Office says vehicle theft campaign working

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com While it’s too early for the hard numbers, the campaign started to combat vehicle burglaries and thefts in Bossier is working...

USDA $18.6M investment includes upgrades for Haughton

This week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced $18,674,000 million in investments to help rebuild and improve rural water infrastructure in Louisiana’s Fourth District. This...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Airline All-Parish softball player Makenzie Chaffin signs with Texas-Tyler

Images from Airline infielder Makenzie Chaffin's signing ceremony Friday at Airline. She signed with the University of Texas-Tyler, which finished fifth in the NCAA...

Photo gallery: Benton vs. Red River girls basketball

Images from Friday's Benton-Red River semifinal game in the Trak-1 Background Screening Lady Tigers Tournament at Benton.

His high school wrestling career likely over, Airline senior Tucker Almond...

For Airline senior wrestler Tucker Almond, the Riot on the Red at Parkway has always been simply another regular-season tournament to help him prepare...

High school wrestling: Parkway wins Paul Aubrey Christmas Tournament in Dallas...

The defending Division II state champion Parkway Panthers won the Paul Aubrey Christmas wrestling tournament for the second year in a row. The Panthers scored...

High school girls basketball: Benton takes Trak-1 tournament title, improves to...

A big fourth quarter helped the Benton Lady Tigers put away pesky Ouachita Parish 74-57 in the championship game of the Trak-1 Background Screening...

High school boys basketball: Airline, Parkway, Benton win on final...

Saturday was a good day for the three Bossier Parish teams in the Barksdale Federal Credit Union Parkway Tournament. The Airline Vikings took third place...

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