Swan Lake Road and I-220 underpass could be widened

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com The Swan Lake Road and I-220 underpass could be widened to make room for a...

DOTD announces project to overlay Texas Street in Bossier Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced Tuesday a project to improve nearly seven miles of U.S. 80 (Texas Street) from...

Work set to begin rehabbing Texas Street bridge this month

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that beginning Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, there will be intermittent lane closures of the...

Bossier Parish crime sees slight decline in 2018

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington releases the 2018 crime statistics that show overall crime in Bossier Parish continues to decrease despite a surge...

Land sale makes way for new business

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com The Bossier Parish Police Jury has approved selling land to a “growing” company.

Two teens accused of killing airman to appear in court

The two teens accused of killing a Barksdale airman are due in court today. A status conference is scheduled...

BPT Sports

High school girls basketball: Benton advances to quarterfinals, hosts S. Lafourche...

The Benton Lady Tigers jumped out to a big early lead and were never threatened in a 67-47 victory over the Plaquemine...

High school baseball: Haughon, Parkway, Airline, Benton win openers

The Haughton Bucs, Parkway Panthers, Airline Vikings and Benton Tigers opened the high school baseball season with victories Monday. Haughton...

High school softball: Airline, Haughton enjoy successful opening day

The Airline Lady Vikings and Haughton Lady Bucs got their seasons off to very good starts with two victories over the same teams...

High school boys basketball: (updates with game times): Bossier No. 1...

The Bossier Bearkats are the No. 1 seed in the Class 4A boys basketball playoffs. The District 1-4A champion Bearkats...

All-District 1, Division II girls soccer team

NOTE: The All-District 1, Division II team was selected by the district’s coaches. FIRST TEAM Forwards —...

College softball: Former Benton star Cole shines in BPCC sweep

Former Benton star Abi Cole went 5-for-6 with six RBI as Bossier Parish Community College defeated Eastern Oklahoma State College 15-6 in...

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