Road Closure: LA Hwy. 3 near Arkansas state line

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Sunday, April 29, the Arkansas Dept. of Transportation (ArDOT) will be closing AR Hwy....

Measure to free up hundreds of millions of dollars in state...

By Drew White, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — A measure that could free up several hundred million dollars in state spending that...

Haughton RV park, family still recovering from deadly storm

Jennyne Pinter, jpinter@bossierpress.com While cleanup from the April 14 tornado nears an end in most areas, the Hill Crest Mobile Home and RV Park in...

‘American Idol’ journey ends for Benton teen

The ‘American Idol’ journey is over for Benton’s Garrett Jacobs. Jacobs was eliminated from the competition Monday night after failing to receive enough votes from...

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Photo gallery: Parkway vs. Ponchatoula baseball

Images from Monday's Class 5A first-round baseball playoff game between Parkway and Ponchatoula at Parkway. Parkway won 2-1.

Middle school track and field: Elm Grove, Benton, Haughton win district...

Elm Grove, Benton and Haughton won titles as the Bossier Parish middle school track and field season concluded with the district meet Tuesday at...

High school golf: Benton takes Region I-II title

The Benton Tigers won the Region I, Division II golf championship Monday at Links on the Bayou in Alexandria. The Tigers shot a 326, finishing...

High school tennis: Parkway freshman Washington Division I girls singles runner-up

Parkway freshman Paris Washington finished runner-up in Division I girls singles in the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA State Tennis Tournament on Tuesday at ULM. Washington defeated...

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Civic organization honors Bossier City officer

A Bossier City police officer has been recognized by a local civic organization for his outstanding service. Officer James Wiggins was honored by the...

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