10 year old girl donates stuffed animals for children in need

A 10-year-old girl visited Bossier Sheriff’s Office patrol deputies Monday afternoon and presented them with 150 brand new stuffed animals so they can then...

Benton school board rep. talks growth in district

Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com Bossier Parish School Board Dist. 3 representative Frank Kelly is making sure the school system is keeping up with his district’s steady growth. “We’ve...

Jimmie Davis Bridge delay, could become toll bridge

The new Jimmie Davis Bridge is facing another delay, and could even be turned into a toll bridge. State Sen. Barrow Peacock (R-Bossier City) received...

Haughton museum faces closure

(Above: Five-year-old Nathan Williams looks at a display at the Touchstone Wildlife & Art Museum in Haughton.) Amanda Simmons amanda@bossierpress.com One of Bossier Parish’s hidden gems is...

BPT Sports

College softball: BPCC sweeps Trinity Valley, improves to 27-5

The Bossier Parish Community College Lady Cavs swept Trinity Valley Community College 10-1 and 12-2 in Region XIV softball action Wednesday in Athens, Texas. BPCC...

Hedges: For Parkway’s May, becoming a head football coach a dream...

To be a head football coach has always been Neil May’s dream, but family has always come first. He’s had opportunities in his 16-year career...

High school softball: Airline loses heartbreaker; Parkway falls

The Airline Lady Vikings suffered their first District 1-5A loss in heartbreaking fashion on Tuesday night at Airline. Evangel Christian Academy pitcher Emily Deramus singled...

High school baseball: Airline, Haughton win District 1-5A openers; Benton posts...

The Airline Vikings and Haughton Buccaneers opened District 1-5A play with victories Tuesday night. Three-time defending champion Airline defeated Captain Shreve 11-0 in six innings...

BPT Life

Junior League announces inaugural Shotgun Shells and Southern Belles Clay Shoot

The Junior League of Shreveport-Bossier will hold its first Shotgun Shells and Southern Belles Clay Shoot 8 a.m. April 8, 2017 at Los Paloma Sporting Range and...

Obituary: Rohn Lee Brooks

Rohn Lee Brooks passed away on, March 15, 2017. He was born February, 20 1976 to Pamela Pheil Brooks (Sunshine) and John Lee Sullivan...

Obituary: Roger Allen “Mickey” Weber

Roger Allen "Mickey" Weber of Haughton (5/31/29 - 3/21/17) passed away on Tuesday at The Northwest Louisiana Veterans Home in Bossier City, LA after...

Obituary: Pamela Harris

HAUGHTON - A Funeral service for Pamela Susann Harris will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 23, 2017 at Rose-Neath Southside Funeral Home....

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