New ordinance to tighten standards for used tire dealers

Jennyne Pinter, Used tire businesses in Bossier will see changes thanks to a change in the Unified Development Code (UDC).  The amendment regarding those...

Bossier deputy named Louisiana Deputy of the Year

A Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy has been named the “Deputy of the Year” by the Louisiana Sheriff’s Association, which represents nearly 14,000 deputy...

House approves Senate’s version of state budget with special session looming

By Devon Sanders and Kaylee Poche, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — The House on Thursday voted 61-37 to pass the major changes...

Bills increasing student safety, supplementing TOPS funding close to becoming law

By Joby Richard, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — Bills aimed at increasing student safety and supplementing TOPS funding have passed the Senate...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Haughton Red-White spring scrimmage

Images from Friday's Haughton Red-White spring scrimmage.

LSU legend Billy Cannon passes away at 80

BATON ROUGE – LSU legend Billy Cannon passed away peacefully in his home early Sunday morning at the age of 80. Cannon, a Baton Rouge...

Photo gallery: Benton intra-squad spring scrimmage

Images from Friday's Benton intra-squad scrimmage at Tiger Stadium. BPT photos by Randy Brown.

Photo gallery: Airline vs. Ouachita spring scrimmage

Images from Thursday's Airline-Ouachita spring scrimmage at M.D. Ray Field at Airline Stadium.

BPT Life

Louisiana Tech College of Business announces Bossier REAL Scholarship recipients

RUSTON — Chris Martin, Ph.D., dean of the College of Business at Louisiana Tech University, is pleased to announce the recipients of the College’s REAL Scholarship...



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