Haughton’s Joe Delaney to be inducted into NSU’s alumni hall of...

Northwestern State University will honor five graduates by inducting them into the University’s alumni hall of distinction, the Long Purple Line.  
The 2017 inductees...

And the winners are…

A closer look at the BPT's Readers' Choice winners for 2017 Ballots were marked, votes were tallied, and the results are in! Once again, readers have...

Haughton to get own Christmas parade, festival

This holiday season will merry and bright in the town of Haughton. The town will host its first ever Christmas festival and parade on December...

Second suspect arrested for arson

The second suspect in an arson case at a Walmart Neighborhood Market has turned himself into police. Ryan James Hannigan, 18, of Shreveport turned himself in...

BPT Sports

High school boys basketball: Bossier, Plain Dealing advance to second round

The Bossier Bearkats and Plain Dealing Lions advanced to the second round of the LHSAA boys basketball state playoffs with easy wins Friday night. Defending...

High school baseball: Benton, Parkway win; Airline, Haughton fall

The Benton Tigers and Parkway Panthers posted baseball victories Thursday night. Benton downed Ponchatoula 16-8 in a tournament in the New Orleans area. Parkway topped...

High school softball: Airline, Parkway open District 1-5A play with wins;...

The Airline Lady Vikings and Parkway Lady Panthers opened District 1-5A softball play with victories Thursday night. Airline edged defending champion Evangel Christian 2-1 at...

High school boys basketball: Airline falls in 5A first round; Bossier,...

An outstanding season came to a disappointing end for the Airline Vikings on Thursday in the first round of the Class 5A boys basketball...

BPT Life

Obituary: Florence Gail Minter

Florence Gail Minter, (60), of Bossier City, LA, passed away on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 surrounded by her family in Tyler, TX. Gail was...

Obituary: Minister Cashie Cole, Jr.

HAUGHTON - Celebration of life services for Min. Cashie Cole, Jr., 82, will be 12 noon Saturday, 25, 2017 at Galilee Baptist Church, 339...

Obituary: Mary Lou White

BOSSIER CITY - Funeral services for Mary Lou White will be 1 p.m. Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Rose-Neath Bossier Chapel. Officiating will be...

Obituary: Thomas E. Davis

BOSSIER CITY - Memorial services for Thomas E. Davis, 78, of Bossier City, LA will be held Monday, February 20, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. in...

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