Undefeated Benton sets sights on state football championship

Amanda Simmons The Benton Tigers are making history on the football field. The Tigers claimed a 56-28 victory over Breaux Bridge in the first round of...

Bossier churches prioritize safety after deadly shooting

Church is one place many people go to feel safe. But in the wake of a mass shooting at the First Baptist Church in...

Bossier Schools gets ‘A’ ranking

Amanda Simmons Bossier Schools has earned the designation of an ‘A’ ranked public school district. The Louisiana Department of Education handed out statewide report cards last...

Open container proposal advances amid questions

The Bossier City Council voted 4-3 Tuesday to approve the first reading of an ordinance that would allow open containers in a section of...

BPT Sports

High school football: Airline stuns No. 5 St. Amant in Class...

If you're going to advance in the high school football playoffs, you're going to have to overcome some adversity at some point. The No. 12...

High school football: Benton comes up just short in second round

The Benton Tigers' outstanding season ended on a disappointing note Friday night. Benton, the No. 3 seed, fell to the No. 14 Cecilia Bulldogs 23-21...

High school boys soccer: Airline downs Evangel in Winter Classic tournament

The Airline Vikings defeated the Evangel Christian Academy Eagles 4-0 Saturday in the Airline Winter Classic tournament at Freedom Fields. Keaton Love scored three goals....

High school girls soccer: Haughton, Airline post victories in Southwood tournament

The Haughton Lady Bucs and Airline Lady Vikings won games in the Southwood tournament at Cargill Park. Haughton defeated Bossier 7-0 Thursday and North Caddo...

BPT Life

Obituary – Sigrid H. Cross

Sigrid H. Cross VIVIAN/BOSSIER CITY, LA - Sigrid H. Cross, 71, lost her fight with cancer and passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved...



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