State sells Bistineau property to residents

As many residents around Lake Bistineau know, it can be hard to obtain financing for a home on the lakefront when the state of...

Flying Heart evolves into pub, serving lunch and dinner

Flying Heart Brewing has transitioned from a production brewery to a brew pub offering a full menu of food items for lunch and dinner....

Bossier Superintendent: ‘We’re prepared’ for any situation

The Valentine’s Day massacre in Parkland, Florida, is a harsh reminder that no school or community is immune to unimaginable violence. On Feb. 14, a...

Olan Wise, WWII vet, celebrates 100th birthday

World War II veteran Olan Wise celebrated his 100th birthday Feb. 16. Wise served in the Air Force during World War II and was stationed...

BPT Sports

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,...

All-District 1, Division II girls soccer team

Note: The All-District team was selected by the district’s coaches. FIRST TEAM Forward — Lilly Kamberov, Caddo Magnet, Sr. Forward — Breanna Bundy, Benton, Sr. Outside Mid/Wing —...

All-District 1, Division II boys soccer team

Note: The All-District team was selected by the district’s coaches. FIRST TEAM Forward — Dylan Garrett, Benton, Fr. Forward — Daniel Bae, Caddo Magnet Forward — Alejandro...

High school softball: Airline wins twice on opening day

The Airline Lady Vikings opened the softball season with two victories at Louisiana Tech on Monday. Airline defeated West Monroe 11-2 and Ruston 7-2. The Haughton...

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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