UPDATE: Most roads reopen after high water

Update: Most roadways that were barricaded earlier today are now clear. Barricades remain in place on Shed Road between Benton Road and Doctors Drive...

UPDATE: Flash flood warning extended

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning today has been extended until 6 p.m. for Bossier Parish and northwest Louisiana. Two to...

Johnson’s Disclosing Foreign Influence Act gains support

The 9/11 Families and Survivors United for Justice Against Terrorism has submitted to Congress a letter of support for Rep. Mike Johnson’s (R-LA) legislation,...

Gov. Edwards issues statement on death of Billy Graham

Gov. John Bel Edwards Issued the Following Statement on the Passing of Rev. Billy Graham: “Donna and I count ourselves among the millions whose lives...

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High school baseball: Benton downs Bossier in season opener; Parkway’s Nathan...

The Benton Tigers defeated the Bossier Bearkats 16-1 in a season and District 1-4A opener Tuesday at Bossier's field at Rusheon Middle School. Benton heads...

High school softball: Benton edges Parkway in extra innings

The Benton Lady Tigers opened their softball season Tuesday with a dramatic 8-6, nine-inning victory over the Parkway Lady Panthers at Parkway. The game went...

Middle school boys basketball: Cope leads eighth-grade district at halfway point;...

The Cope Cougars lead the Bossier Parish middle school boys basketball eighth-grade district through the halfway point of the season. Cope defeated Haughton 46-26 in...

Middle School Coaches’ All-District Girls Basketball Teams

NOTE: The All-District teams were selected by the district's coaches. EIGHTH GRADE FIRST TEAM MVP — Brykayla Hampton, Cope* Tahlor Walker, Benton Sanna Brown, Rusheon Kori Rice, Cope Ella Kate Malley,...

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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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