4-Star General nomination announced for Global Strike Command
Gov. Jindal releases executive budget
UPDATE: Bossier Schools address ‘snow day’ school closures
Teenager injured in Bossier City shooting
Boys basketball: Bossier Parish teams go 3-0 in first round of playoffs
Regions Archery Tournament set for this weekend at Cypress Black Bayou
Boys basketball: Cope clinches share of 8th-grade title; Cougars, Mustangs share 7th-grade lead
Photo gallery: Rusheon vs. Cope eighth-grade boys basketball
Obituary: Deacon Johnny “Big” Brown
Obituary: Karen Sue Meunier Gaines
Obituary: Mickey Pellegrin
Obituary: James Durwood “Dub” Pierce
Opinion: The details matter
Opinion: How to fix failure of new hotel/motel tax vote
History: Recounting the Bossier Parish Fair
February 25, 2015
The Plain Dealing Progress, in its Oct 31, 1929 issue, recounted the history of the Bossier Parish Fair. “In 1899 the first Bossier Parish Fair...
History: High water level accused caving banks in 1938
February 18, 2015
The Bossier Banner reported in its March 3, 1938 issue that caving banks at several Bossier Parish points were causing damage. “As the Red River...
History: Oldest store in Benton goes modern
February 11, 2015
The Bossier Banner-Progress announced in its January 21, 1960 issue that the J. H. Montgomery Mercantile had become Boyd’s Shopworth Super Market. “Benton proper now...
History: Press that printed Bossier’s first newspaper
February 4, 2015
The June 15, 1955 issue of The Bossier Banner-Progress was a special edition featuring many congratulations on the opening of the (then) new Miller’s...
History: Tornado strikes Princeton in 1957
January 28, 2015
The January 24, 1957 issue of The Bossier Banner-Progress reported on a tornado that struck Princeton. “Three persons were killed and nine injured in a...
History: Happenings at 1917 Benton High School
January 14, 2015
In its January 11, 1917 The Bossier Banner noted some of what was going on at Benton High School. Classrooms have certainly changed a...
History: Bossier Parish place names recalled in 1932
January 7, 2015
In the February 11, 1932 issue of The Bossier Banner the paper reported that a Haughton reader had written in to offer an explanation...
History: Small pox scare in 1900s Bossier parish
December 31, 2014
Fears of a small pox epidemic ran high in the early months of 1900 in Bossier Parish. In the January 25, 1900 issue of The...
History: W.H. Horton, game warden in 1937
December 17, 2014
The editor of The Bossier Banner spoke up about a game warden for Bossier Parish in the April 15, 1937 issue of the paper. “During...
History: Early Bossier Parish Schools
December 10, 2014
In his “Looking Back” column for the September 8, 1960 issue of The Bossier Banner-Progress, John A. Manry described the conditions of some of...
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