Advancing of revenue raising bills sets up dramatic vote

By Paul Braun, Drew White and Tryfon Boukouvidis, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — House panels on Wednesday advanced three revenue-raising bills that...

Bossier Parish bridges come under scrutiny

Bossier Parish’s commercial vehicle enforcement unit will begin a public safety program focusing on parish bridges that have posted weight restrictions. Weight restrictions, the maximum...

No plans for more turf fields at Bossier football stadiums

By Amanda Simmons, There are no plans to add artificial turf fields at Bossier’s five remaining football stadiums. Bossier Schools unveiled the district’s first and...

Officials investigating Cypress Lake boat explosion

By Jennyne Pinter, Officials are investigating an explosion on Cypress Black Bayou over the weekend that injured nine people. On Saturday evening, just after 5...

BPT Sports

High school boys basketball: Benton team camp set for Tuesday through...

Benton is hosting a high school boys basketball Tuesday through Thursday. Games will be played at Benton High School and Benton Middle School. Parish teams...

High school girls basketball: Airline to host team camp at BPCC...

Airline is hosting a high school girls basketball team camp Monday and Tuesday at BPCC. The camp features 16 teams, including Airline, Benton, Haughton, Parkway,...

Youth baseball: Dixie district all-star tournaments underway

The Dixie Youth Baseball District 4 all-star tournaments are underway. The AA Matchine Pitch tournament began Thursday in Minden with pool play. The 12-team field...

Rodeo: Benton Middle School students headed to National Finals

Two Benton Middle School rising eighth-graders are headed to South Dakota for the National Junior High Rodeo Association Finals. Chase Rambin and George Chambers...

BPT Life

Obituary – Sadie Martin Barber

Sadie Martin Barber BOSSIER CITY, LA - A graveside service for the cremated remains of Sadie Martin Barber will be 10 a.m. Monday, June 25,...



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