Bossier Sheriff’s Office investigating fatal Friday morning shooting in Haughton

Update at 7:05 a.m.:  One person is now reported to be dead from gunshot wounds following a Friday morning shooting in Haughton. There are...

From the BPT Publisher: Please accept our apologies

About an hour ago, a story was posted on both our BPT website and Facebook Page “Stonebridge Subdivision buys golf course, plans upgrades.” This...

State Rep. gives community insight to state’s budget crisis

South Bossier business owners and elected officials stepped into the shoes of a state legislator today to find out what’s happening at the state...

Work begins to replace sign at CenturyLink Center

Drivers along the Arthur Ray Teague Parkway will notice work being done on the electronic sign outside the CenturyLink Center. Crews are beginning replacement of...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Benton Tiger 7-on-7 Charity Invitational

Images from Friday afternoon's action in the Benton Tiger 7-on-7 Charity Invitational tournament at Freedom Fields.

High school baseball/softball: Parkway’s Williams named first-team Class 5A All-State

Parkway senior outfielder Eric “EJ” Williams has been named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Class 5A All-State baseball first team. Williams, the co-Player of...

High school baseball/softball: Benton’s J.D. Stephens named LSWA 4A Coach of...

Benton's J.D. Stephens has been named Coach of the Year on the Louisiana Sports Writers Association's Class 4A All-State baseball team. Benton senior pitcher Andrew...

College softball: BPCC’s Fagan, Favela selected as NJCAA All-Americans

A week after being named an All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association, Bossier Parish Community College infielder Chelsea Fagan today was a First-Team...

BPT Life

Obituary – Clair A. Marang

Clair A. Marang Bossier City, LA - The family of Clair A. Marang will be receiving family and friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m....



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