BPT News

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Update: Reports are a Dallas-Fort Worth area Amber Alert for a nine-year-old is at the center of a Bossier City hotel shootout involving the FBI....

BPT Sports

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Benton's Hayden White shared runner-up honors in the Louisiana Champions Invitational golf tournament on Tuesday at Tamahka Trails in Marksville. Courtesy PhotoBenton rising sophomore...

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The patriarch of the “First Family of Football,” Archie Manning, will be the featured speaker at the sixth-annual Independence Bowl Kickoff Luncheon. The 2015 Kickoff...

BPT Life

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BENTON - Funeral services for Master Terric V. Glover will be held at Macedonia Baptist Church, 308 2nd Street, Benton, La at 11:00 AM...

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BOSSIER CITY - Joe Boyd, 79, passed away on May 11, 2015. He was born in Smackover, AR on August 8, 1935 to Perry...

BPT Schools

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Sara Brakeville, a STEM teacher at Plain Dealing High School, got a big surprise and a big check last week from CenturyLink, Inc. She was...

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Story by Sonja Bailes, Public Relations Liaison for Bossier Schools Ask parents and the principal at T.L. Rodes about Becky Reeves and they will tell...

BPT Opinion

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Next week will begin the legislative fight over public education. An interesting David and Goliath battle between the pro-public education parent and teacher groups...

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For weeks media outlets deluged viewers/readers with updates on the NFL’s “deflategate” investigation related to under-inflated game balls, but those same outlets made short...

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It’s understandable why higher education officials in Louisiana are giddy these days. The state House of Representatives approved some $650 million in new taxes last...

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It would be entirely reasonable to suggest Bill and Hillary Clinton read the Baton Rouge Area Foundation’s playbook about how to collect and spend...

NEWS

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A Haughton man has been arrested for possessing 30 still images of child pornography involving young children. Peter Cutlip, 56, of the 600 block of...