Louisiana Supreme Court upholds conviction, sentence of murder suspect

On Wednesday, the Louisiana Supreme Court upheld the conviction and death sentence of Robert McCoy who was convicted for the 2008 killings of his...

Suspect arrested in apartment complex shooting

Bossier City police arrested a man on a long list of charges for firing a gun at three people at a local apartment complex...

Police investigating body found behind Bossier City restaurant

The Bossier City Police Department is investigating the discovery of a man's body Thursday afternoon behind a local business. The body of a white male adult was...

Authorities warn of credit card skimming in Bossier

An increase in the number of reported cases of unauthorized bank card purchases lead Bossier officials to believe skimmers could be to blame. The Bossier...

BPT Sports

College football: Fournette leads LSU past Ole Miss

BATON ROUGE — Leonard Fournette set a school record with 284 rushing yards, as 25th-ranked LSU pitched a second-half shutout of No. 23 Ole...

College football: Big fourth quarter lifts McNeese State past NSU

NATCHITOCHES — Northwestern State put its passing game on track this week, but McNeese’s was much better Saturday as the Cowboys pulled away from...

College football: Louisiana Tech wins fourth straight

MIAMI — Louisiana Tech (5-3, 3-1 C-USA) cruised to its fourth straight victory with a 44-24 win over FIU (3-5, 3-1 C-USA) Saturday night...

Photo gallery: Parkway vs. Haughton

Images from the Haughton-Parkway game Friday at Harold E. Harlan Field

BPT Life

Obituary: Roy “Doug” Banes

HAUGHTON - Services celebrating the life of Roy "Doug" Banes will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Hill Crest...

Obituary: Norman E. Wright, Sr.

BOSSIER CITY - Services celebrating the life of Norman E. Wright, Sr., 77, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at...

Obituary: Rebekah Ann Johnson

Rebekah Ann Johnson of Rocky Mount went home to be with her Lord Jesus Christ and beloved husband JC on October 22, 2016. Ann was...

Obituary: Christopher Michael Lear

Christopher Michael Lear went home to be with the Lord on October 9th, 2016 in his home in Portland, Oregon. Chris was born in...



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