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Vines are an amazing group of plants with enough diversity to boggle the mind of any gardener. What binds these wonderful plants together is...

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The Northwest Louisiana Master Gardeners will hold their annual spring garden tour, Le Tour des Jardins on May 2 and 3. This year’s garden tour...

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Dogwood Drive in Plain Dealing was incorporated in 1951 and the Dogwood Drive Festival ended in 2004.  The Bossier Banner-Progress told the story of...

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Mulching is an easy-to-do labor-saving gardening technique that all gardeners should take advantage of. A mulch is a material, usually organic but sometimes inorganic,...

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Almost everyone has heard the expression “A picture is worth a thousand words,” so it is not surprising that professional photographers are expert storytellers....

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In Louisiana, if you walk through enough doors, you’re bound to find something really unique and interesting. That was definitely the case when a friend...

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Jill Meredith Skaggs of Bossier City and Joseph Allen Valentine of Blanchard are pleased to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage on Saturday, April...

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Spring has sprung and gardeners are ready to get busy.  The library has several free garden apps on our website available in iTunes:  Garden...

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The recent turbulent weather in Bossier Parish is nothing new to the area.  The following article appeared in the September 1, 1938 issue of...

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It’s time to plant tomato transplants into the garden, especially in south Louisiana. North Louisiana gardeners may want to wait another couple of weeks...