Haughton RV park, family still recovering from deadly storm

Jennyne Pinter, jpinter@bossierpress.com While cleanup from the April 14 tornado nears an end in most areas, the Hill Crest Mobile Home and RV Park in...

‘American Idol’ journey ends for Benton teen

The ‘American Idol’ journey is over for Benton’s Garrett Jacobs. Jacobs was eliminated from the competition Monday night after failing to receive enough votes from...

Louisiana Constitutional Convention bill advances out of committee

By Tryfon Boukouvidis, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — The House Appropriations Committee on Monday approved a bill that would call a limited...

LA Tech and BPCC to share STEM Building for cyber,...

Louisiana Tech University President Les Guice and Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) Chancellor Rick Bateman signed a memorandum of understanding today focused on increasing...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Parkway vs. Ponchatoula baseball

Images from Monday's Class 5A first-round baseball playoff game between Parkway and Ponchatoula at Parkway. Parkway won 2-1.

Middle school track and field: Elm Grove, Benton, Haughton win district...

Elm Grove, Benton and Haughton won titles as the Bossier Parish middle school track and field season concluded with the district meet Tuesday at...

High school golf: Benton takes Region I-II title

The Benton Tigers won the Region I, Division II golf championship Monday at Links on the Bayou in Alexandria. The Tigers shot a 326, finishing...

High school tennis: Parkway freshman Washington Division I girls singles runner-up

Parkway freshman Paris Washington finished runner-up in Division I girls singles in the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA State Tennis Tournament on Tuesday at ULM. Washington defeated...

BPT Life

Civic organization honors Bossier City officer

A Bossier City police officer has been recognized by a local civic organization for his outstanding service. Officer James Wiggins was honored by the...



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