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The Bossier Banner was printing letters from the paper’s readers even in 1932. In the paper’s February 4th issue the following letter from a...

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After the January 19th, 1901 meeting of the Bossier Parish Teachers’ Association, The Bossier Banner carried the following account of the meeting. “Some thirty or...

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In an article titled “Let’s Save the Fish,” the January 29, 1942 issue of The Bossier Banner brought to the attention of its readers...

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The Bossier Banner edition of January 6, 1938 carried the following tragic story. “Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon, at three o’clock, at the Red...

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The Planters’ Press for September 19, 1935 published an interesting article about the repairs that were needed for the upkeep of the 20-year old...

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The annual Holiday Open House at the Bossier Parish Library Historical Center will be celebrated this Friday, December 6th at the Historical Center. Pleas...

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The following article was published in the November 17th, 1938 issue of The Bossier Banner. Its message gives food for thought in 2013. “Next Thursday,...

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The November 21, 1957 issue of The Bossier Banner Press heralded the appearance of Smiley Burnette at Fox Theatre in Plain Dealing. “Smiley Burnette, America’s...

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Before we find out more about the ultimate fate of Billy the Kid, here’s something that you will want to be sure to mark...

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When Pat Garrett left his home in Claiborne Parish he headed west to Texas where he met up with Billy the Kid and where...