Minden man arrested by Bossier deputies for rape, molestation

A Minden man was recently arrested on multiple sex crimes with two juvenile females from crimes committed a couple of decades ago, and Bossier...

BCPD issue arrest warrants in recent stolen vehicle cases

An investigation by the Bossier City Police Department’s Property Crimes Unit into several recent vehicle burglaries and two stolen vehicle cases has resulted in...

Legislators begin budget discussions in special session

Kaylee Poche, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — Members of the House Ways and Means Committee were notably frustrated when they met...

New district creation seeks to enhance and beautify portions of South...

The City of Bossier City has created a district meant to beautify portions of south Bossier City. According to an ordinance, the Barksdale Boulevard Redevelopment...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Recent college signing ceremonies

Eight Bossier Parish high school athletes recently signed with colleges. Five were from Parkway — Abbie Norcross (track and field, Louisiana Tech), Andrew Robinson...

Airline football camp set for May 30-31

Airline will hold its annual football camp May 30-31 at M.D. Ray Field at Airline Stadium. Activities and instruction will go from 8-11:30 a.m. both...

College football: Brees to be speaker at I-Bowl Kickoff Dinner

New Orleans Saints Super Bowl-winning quarterback Drew Brees will be the featured speaker of the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl Kickoff Dinner. The Kickoff Dinner will take...

High school baseball: Parkway’s Williams, Haughton’s Heckman take top honors on...

Bossier Parish players swept the individual honors on the All-District 1-5A baseball team selected by the district's coaches. Haughton senior Nick Heckman was named Pitcher...

BPT Life

Benton Farmers’ Market offers a wide variety of food and fun

Jennyne Pinter, jpinter@bossierpress.com The town of Benton saw the return of the Benton Farmers’ Market last week.  Garrett Jacobs of recent American Idol fame entertained...



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