Benton man accidentally electrocuted

A Benton man was accidently electrocuted Sunday morning in Bossier Parish. George William Chambers, IV, 41, of the 100 block of Kingston Road, Benton, La.,...

In Memoriam – Longtime BPT political columnist Marty Carlson passes away

The Bossier Press-Tribune was informed early this morning that our longtime political columnist and friend Marty Carlson passed away very early this morning. Arrangements...

Bossier Sheriff’s Office to join with LifeShare Blood Centers for “Cuffs...

From the Bossier Sheriff's Office: BLOOD DRIVE WEDNESDAY AT BOSSIER SHERIFF SUBSTATION The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is joining with LifeShare Blood Centers once again to host...

Logan’s Roadhouse in Bossier City and Shreveport to offer special military...

From Staff Reports: LOGAN’S ROADHOUSE HONORS OUR NATION’S MILITARY AS MEMORIAL DAY APPROACHES Special discount for all military kicks off on Armed Forces Day As Americans are...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Bossier High “Battle of the Champs” basketball

Images from Saturday's "Battle of the Champs" basketball game at Bossier High

Four Bossier Parish players on West All-Star baseball roster

Four players from Bossier Parish schools — two from Airline and two from Benton — have been selected to play in the Louisiana High...

Hedges: It’s been quite a run for Bossier Parish female distance...

It’s been a remarkable run of success for Bossier Parish female distance runners in the LHSAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. Since 2008, parish athletes...

Photo gallery: Recent college signings

Several Bossier Parish athletes have signed with colleges in recent weeks. Here are some photos from those signings.

BPT Life

Obituary – Mary Ann Hill

Mary Ann Hill Benton, LA- Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Ann Hill, age 71, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 23, 2016 at...

Obituary – Colas Peavy

Colas Peavy Bossier City, LA – Funeral services for Mr. Colas L. Peavy, 80, of Bossier City, LA will be held Tuesday, May 24, 2016...

Obituary – James Napier Fritze

James Napier Fritze SHREVEPORT, LA - James Napier Fritze was born on August 8, 1925, in Fostoria, OH, and passed away on May 22, 2016....

Obituary – Lt. Col. James Ebb Huggins, Jr. (USAF Retired)

Lt. Col. James Ebb Huggins, Jr. (USAF Retired) HAUGHTON, LA - Lieutenant Colonel James Ebb Huggins Jr. (USAF Retired) was called home to the Lord...

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