Academically diverse Louisiana Tech debate team ranked 8th nationally

Plane tickets for the national championship debate tournament in Spokane, Wash., have been purchased. Practices remain steady, every Tuesday and Thursday from 4 to...

High water closes boat launches on Red River

The public boat launching ramps operated by the Red River Waterway Commission located in Bossier, Caddo, Red River, Natchitoches, Grant, Rapides and Avoyelles parishes are...

LSUS announces new Provost, Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs

LSU Shreveport has named Dr. Nancy S. Jordan to be the university’s new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs.   Currently the associate...

Like the rest of the special session, Medicaid reform bills get...

BATON ROUGE — Haley Saucier has a rare autoimmune deficiency that requires her to have medication infusions once a week. Medicaid covers her $10,000-a-month...

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Middle school boys basketball: Rusheon moves into first place in 7th-place...

The Rusheon Rams took sole possession of first place in the Bossier Parish middle school boys basketball seventh-grade district with a 53-29 victory over...

High school boys basketball: Cram steps down at Benton; Martinez takes...

Tim Cram has stepped down as Benton High's head boys basketball coach and former Captain Shreve coach Todd Martinez has been hired to replace...

High school girls basketball: Benton advances to semifinals; Bossier falls in...

The Benton Lady Tigers are headed to Alexandria and the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Girls' Marsh Madness state tournament. Benton, the No. 1 seed, defeated the...

Soccer All-Star Game selection caps great career for Benton’s Carter Parks

Carter Parks received numerous individual honors during his four seasons as a soccer star at Benton. But being the only player from Bossier Parish and...

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Obituary – Beverly S. Quillin

Beverly S. Quillin Benton, LA - Beverly S. Quillin was born on November 5th, 1941 in Shreveport, Louisiana. She later moved to Benton, Louisiana where...

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