Teams needed for 2017 Battle of the Gumbo Gladiators Cook-off

The Fifth Annual Battle of the Gumbo Gladiators Gumbo Cook-off will take place Saturday, March 11, 2107 at Festival Plaza in downtown Shreveport. The 2016...

Local tech industry’s success tied to education

(Above: CSRA's Integrated Technology Center at the National Cyber Research Park in Bossier City will be home to 800 IT employees by 2018.) According to...

Benton Middle School aims for second archery world title

Amanda Simmons The road to worlds begins in Shreveport. Archery teams from across north Louisiana will be competing at the 2017 Archery in Louisiana Schools (ALAS)...

Bossier City Mayor elected to fourth term

Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker will serve a fourth term as mayor of Bossier City. The current mayor will have no opposition for the...

BPT Sports

Women’s college basketball: BPCC ends three-game slide

The Bossier Parish Community College Lady Cavs ended a three-game slide with a 77-60 victory over Paris Junior College on Wednesday at BPCC. Samarious Colquitt...

Photo gallery: Airline vs. Haughton boys and girls basketball (includes Airline...

Images from Tuesday's Airline-Haughton District 1-5A boys and girls basketball games at Airline. Airline Blue Angels halftime performances included.

Middle school boys basketball: Benton sweeps North DeSoto

Benton swept North DeSoto in seventh- and eighth-grade boys basketball games on Tuesday. The seventh-grade team won 34-18 and the eighth-grade team won 43-32. Evan Cole...

High school soccer: Benton sweeps Haughton in District 1-II games

Benton swept Haughton in close District 1-II boys and girls soccer games Tuesday night. The Tigers won 3-2, and the Lady Tigers won 2-0. Jacob Garrett...

BPT Life

Obituary: Jeffery Edward Harr

Jeffery Edward Harr, 54, of Bossier City passed away in Bossier City on January 8, 2017.  He was born October 24, 1962 in St....

Obituary: Roy Neighbors

KATY, TX - Roy L. Neighbors, 89, of Bossier City, Louisiana, passed away on January 13, 2017. There will be a Celebration of Life...

Obituary: Judy K. Crawford

MINDEN - Services for Judy K. Crawford will be 2 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2017 at Rose-Neath's Bossier Chapel. Officiating will be Bro. Floyd...

Obituary: Rose Marie Bossier Williams

BOSSIER CITY - Rose Marie Bossier Williams, 84, passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2017, surrounded by her family. She was born in Rusk, TX...



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