Gov. Edwards declares State of Emergency as Tropical Storm Cindy moves...

BATON ROUGE — Gov. John Bel Edwards has declared a state of emergency for the entire state of Louisiana in response to flash flooding...

Bossier City investigates possibly connected shooting incidents

Bossier City Police are investigating shootings Tuesday night that left three people wounded. Police were called to the 1300 block of Anita Street at approximately 11:20 pm in regard...

BPCC recognized for commitment to military students

Bossier Parish Community College was recently recognized as the top performing two-year college in Louisiana for the number of military-affiliated students served. During the 2016-2017...

Bossier Schools embarks on largest construction project with new Benton High

In a matter of months, Bossier Schools is poised to break ground on its largest project to date in the 2012 construction bond program;...

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High School Basketball: Q&A with Benton’s Emily Ward

Benton's Emily Ward has had quite the start to her high school basketball career. As a freshman, she helped the Lady Tigers win the...

Hedges: Parkway coach pens book outlining philosophy of success

In 12 years coaching cross country and track at Parkway, Kent Falting believes he has a found a formula for success. The results bear that...

College baseball: Three Bossier Parish players sign with BPCC

​Three Bossier Parish high school baseball standouts have signed with BPCC. They are Benton pitcher Will Hine, Airline second baseman Peyton Jordan and Haughton outfielder...

Parkway QB punches ticket to The Opening Finals showcase

Russell Hedges rhedges@bossierpress.com Parkway quarterback Justin Rogers will be joining teammate Terrace Marshall Jr. at The Opening Finals. The Opening Finals, presented by Nike, is for the...

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Obituary: Robert Paul Sprecher

PRINCETON - Robert Paul Sprecher, 66, was born on January 19, 1955 in Carthage, TX and passed away peacefully on June 23, 2017 in...

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