Virtual Academy expands to serve more students

Amanda Simmons Bossier Schools' Virtual Learning Academy is now offered at two campuses; middle school students attend Butler Educational Center and now, 9-12th grade...

Say ‘Yes’ to the (homecoming) dress

Amanda Simmons Airline senior Courtland Dilley was chest deep in a sea of rhinestones and tulle as she searched for the perfect dress for...

Parish targets fake firearms

From Staff Reports An ordinance aimed at plugging what parish attorney Patrick Jackson called “a hole in the law” governing weapons on Bossier Parish school...

Haughton homecoming parade to roll Thursday

A perennial tradition and popular community event, the 47th consecutive Haughton High Homecoming Parade will roll on Sept. 29, beginning at 5 P.M. The parade,...

BPT Sports

Friday Night Mix: In 10th year as head coach, Bossier’s Concilio...

If you want to know how Michael Concilio is regarded at Bossier High, just ask one of his players. “He’s such a great man, a...

Middle school football: (Update 1) Benton seventh- and eighth-grade teams remain...

Two weeks into Bossier Parish middle school district play, Benton is the only school without a loss in the seventh- and eighth-grade divisions. In eighth-grade...

Hedges: Parish teams faring well heading into halfway point of regular...

Hard as it is to believe, the high school football regular season hits its halfway point this week. Going into Week 5, it’s been a...

High school football: Bossier Parish Week 4 offensive stat leaders

PASSING C-A-I Yards TDs Justin Rogers, Parkway 59-94-4 1,067 10 Garrett Hable, Benton 69-119-4 724 10 Brad Fream, Airline 45-79-2 544 4 Pryce Curry, Haughton 36-58-1 494 4 Matt Sullivan, Plain Dealing 17-31-3 367 4 Keimun Daniels, Bossier 10-26-2 185 2 RUSHING Att. Yards TDs Jermaine Newton, Benton 68 421 6 Lavonta Gipson, Haughton 47 282 5 Robert McKnight, Parkway 28 279 4 Quinton Smith, Bossier 30 246 2 Kalan Green, Bossier 54 230 1 Shavolyea,...

BPT Life

Obituary: Timothy Kirkpatrick

Timothy Wayne Kirkpatrick, 51, passed away at his La Junta home on September 16, 2016. He was born on September 22, 1964 in Shreveport,...

Get it Growing: It’s time to divide Louisiana irises

It always surprises me that some Louisiana gardeners are not familiar with our native Louisiana irises. Some of the most beautiful irises we can...

Library: Best things in life are free – like Library Loot

Whenever something is offered for free, we want to know if strings are attached because not many things in life are truly free.  However,...

Obituary: CMSgt Retired USAF Edward L. Ellis

HAUGHTON - Funeral services for Edward Ellis, age 83, will be held at 2 PM on Friday, September 30, 2016 at Hill Crest Memorial...



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