Suspicious package at mall causes evacuations, detonation

A suitcase found outside of a Bossier City mall Wednesday afternoon led to the evacuation of a major store before it was disposed of by authorities. According to...

Bossier City jewelry store celebrates two decades of service

Sean Green sean@bossierpress.com Being in business for one year is a great accomplishment, but to celebrate 20 of them? That’s an accomplishment many owners don’t get...

BPCC braces for more state funding cuts

Also aiming to solve enrollment dip, find tuition flexibility Sean Green sean@bossierpress.com As Louisiana prepares to likely cut college campuses funding yet again, Bossier Parish Community College...

Sheriff hosts Bossier Youth Leadership

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington was pleased to host some of Bossier Parish School’s finest students Tuesday at the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Training Academy as...

BPT Sports

High school girls soccer: Parkway downs Caddo Magnet

The Parkway Lady Panthers defeated Caddo Magnet 2-1 in a non-district high school girls soccer game Thursday night at Lee Hedges Stadium. Parkway's Faith Ingles...

Photo gallery: Trak1 Benton Lady Tigers Tournament, Benton vs. Evangel

Images from Thursday's Benton-Evangel Christian game in the Trak1 Benton Lady Tigers Tournament at Benton

High school boys basketball: Semifinals set in Parkway tournament; Bossier wins

The semifinals are set in the Barksdale Federal Credit Union Parkway Tournament. Parkway (5-1), which rolled past Class 1A Ringgold 75-39 Thursday night, faces Calvary...

High school girls basketball: Benton, Airline fall in Benton tournament

Thursday's Benton-Evangel Christian game in the Trak1 Benton Lady Tigers Tournament featured two of the area's best players and neither disappointed. Evangel's Tiara Young scored...

BPT Life

Obituary: Joyce Keith

HAUGHTON - Services to honor the life of Joyce Klug Keith, 86, will be held at 1:00 pm, Friday, December 9, 2016, at First...

Obituary: Jean Anne Alvano Pope

Jean Anne Alvano Pope, 61, of Bossier City, passed on December 6th 2016 in Shreveport, Louisiana. Visitation will be held at St. Jude Catholic Church,...

History: Woodsmen for a day

Merely lending assistance in building a log cabin was no small task as evidenced in the following article from the Bossier Banner’s January 22,...

Mardi Gras season looms for NWLA

Bossier-Shreveport is preparing for a huge Mardi Gras season in 2017 featuring masked balls, massive parades and quirky neighborhood celebrations. Shreveport-Bossier is home to...

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Bossier City, US
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40.6 ° F
42.8 °
37.4 °
60%
1.5mph
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