Haughton airman graduates basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Nicholas S. Grissom graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed...

Nungesser opens crawfish season with ‘Pardoning of the Crawfish’

NEW ORLEANS – One lucky crustacean, Emile the Crawfish, was officially spared from future backyard boils today when Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser and Zatarain’s...

Governor, AG unite efforts against opioid manufacturers

Gov. John Bel Edwards and Attorney General Jeff Landry have agreed to coordinate efforts in the State of Louisiana's litigation against opioid manufacturers. Under this...

Origin Bank announces partnership with golfer Sam Burns

Origin Bank announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Web.com Tour golfer and winner of the 2017 NCAA Division 1 Jack Nicklaus Player...

BPT Sports

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...

High school baseball: Airline, Parkway, Haughton win season openers

Bossier Parish teams got off to a great start Monday on the first day of the high school baseball season. The Airline Vikings, Parkway Panthers...

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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