Academically diverse Louisiana Tech debate team ranked 8th nationally

Plane tickets for the national championship debate tournament in Spokane, Wash., have been purchased. Practices remain steady, every Tuesday and Thursday from 4 to...

High water closes boat launches on Red River

The public boat launching ramps operated by the Red River Waterway Commission located in Bossier, Caddo, Red River, Natchitoches, Grant, Rapides and Avoyelles parishes are...

LSUS announces new Provost, Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs

LSU Shreveport has named Dr. Nancy S. Jordan to be the university’s new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs.   Currently the associate...

Like the rest of the special session, Medicaid reform bills get...

BATON ROUGE — Haley Saucier has a rare autoimmune deficiency that requires her to have medication infusions once a week. Medicaid covers her $10,000-a-month...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Benton vs. Carencro girls basketball

Images from Thursday's Class 4A quarterfinal game between Benton and Carencro at Benton. (Also includes some photos of Benton's first-round game against George Washington...

High school bowling: Airline girls post two victories; Airline, Haughton boys...

The Airline girls team picked up two victories earlier this week in high school bowling action at All-Star Lanes. The Lady Vikings defeated Byrd 24-3...

High school baseball: Parkway, Haughton post tournament wins

The Parkway Panthers won two games Friday in the Nathan George Memorial Tournament hosted by Parkway. The Panthers defeated Benton 8-2 and Spring Hill, Texas,...

High school boys basketball: Bossier, Plain Dealing advance to second round;...

The Bossier Bearkats and Plain Dealing Lions advanced to the second round of the LHSAA boys basketball state playoffs with victories Friday night. Bossier, the...

BPT Life

Obituary – Beverly S. Quillin

Beverly S. Quillin Benton, LA - Beverly S. Quillin was born on November 5th, 1941 in Shreveport, Louisiana. She later moved to Benton, Louisiana where...



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