Louisiana Tech earns $3.5-plus million grant for cybersecurity initiative

Louisiana Tech University, one of the nation’s leaders in training the next generation of professionals who will protect the country’s cybersecurity threats, has received...

Bossier City car dealer pleads guilty to stealing $177,000

Acting U.S. Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced that a Benton man pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking out loans totaling $177,000 for three cars...

Former LSUS Chancellor Marsala dies

Update (Services for Dr. Marsala):  Visitation: Sunday, December 17th  From: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel 1815 Marshall Street Shreveport, LA  (Rosary will follow)....

Biedenharn Foundation awards $30,000 to Bossier Parish teachers

Santa and his helpers made an early visit to Bossier Parish educators, delivering $30,000 in grant money to fund 14 innovative classroom projects. For...

BPT Sports

High school boys basketball: Airline rolls past Plain Dealing; Parkway edges...

The Airline Vikings and Parkway Panthers won boys high school basketball games Friday night. Airline defeated Plain Dealing 70-49 at Airline, and Parkway edged Ringgold...

High school girls basketball: Plain Dealing downs Airline; Benton wins

The Plain Dealing Lady Lions defeated the Airline Lady Vikings 49-39 at Airline on Friday night. Niarelle Scott led Plain Dealing with 14 points. Zakiyah...

High school girls soccer: Airline picks up three wins in St....

The Airline Lady Vikings won three games in the St. Fredrick tournament Friday and Saturday in Monroe. Airline defeated Delta Charter 4-0 and Sterlington 3-0...

High school boys soccer: Parkway knocks off Division II No. 1...

The Parkway Panthers handed the Ruston Bearcats their first loss of the season Thursday night, 1-0, in Ruston. Ruston (7-1-2) came into the game No....

BPT Life

Obituary – Mary Frances Franklin

Mary Frances Franklin BOSSIER CITY, LA - Services celebrating the life of Mary Frances Franklin will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, December 18,...



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