Johnson issues statement on spending bill

WASHINGTOON, D.C.  —  Rep. Mike Johnson (LA-04) released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 1625 - the Consolidated Appropriations Act: “There is no way, in good...

Union Pacific announces $87 million in Louisiana rail projects

BATON ROUGE - Union Pacific Railroad, the nation’s largest rail carrier, announced it will complete $87 million in new Louisiana rail improvements this year, capping...

Craig chosen to fill unexpired term on Bossier police jury

Norman Craig was selected Wednesday by the Bossier Parish Police Jury to complete the unexpired term of Sonny Cook in District 4. Cook resigned...

Gov. Edwards reveals funding plan for statewide construction projects

BATON ROUGE – Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards released the following statement on the release of the Capital Outlay Bill, HB 2, to fund...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Don Millen Bearkat Relays

Images from Thursday's Don Millen Bearkat Relays at Airline

College softball: No. 17 BPCC splits with No. 3 Tyler JC

The 17th-ranked Bossier Parish Community College Lady Cavaliers softball team spilt a doubleheader with the third-ranked Tyler Junior College Apaches Wednesday at the BPCC...

College baseball: BPCC drops Paris

The Bossier Parish Community College Cavaliers beat the Paris Junior College Dragons 10-6 Wednesday afternoon at the BPCC Baseball Field. After Paris took a 6-5...

High school bowling: Playoffs start Friday at Holiday Lanes

The high school bowling playoffs begin Friday with the Shreveport-Bossier Regional tournament at Holiday Lanes. The top three girls and boys teams advance to the...

BPT Life

Obituary – James Melvin Maples, Jr.

James Melvin Maples, Jr. James Melvin Maples, Jr. was born on April 23, 1951 in Fairbanks, Alaska, to James M Maples, Sr. and Imogene Butcher...



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