WK Cancer Center’s Chris Henry places fifth in treatment planning competition

Chris Henry, a dosimetrist with Willis-Knighton Cancer Center, has placed fifth overall out of more than 150 international participants in the ProKnow World Championship of...

Controlled burns scheduled at Barksdale today

The 2nd Civil Engineer Squadron will be conducting controlled burns on the east side of Barksdale Air Force Base today. The burns are conducted to...

Popular Bossier City retailers closing

Two Bossier City businesses are closing their doors. Chinaberry’s Interiors Boutique, located at 1011 Chinaberry Drive, announced last week they would be closing and selling...

Brighter days ahead for Haughton church

There are better days ahead for The Church of the Cross in Haughton. The pastoral team and congregation have been dealt a heavy blow with...

BPT Sports

High school bowling: Playoffs start Friday at Holiday Lanes

The high school bowling playoffs begin Friday with the Shreveport-Bossier Regional tournament at Holiday Lanes. The top three girls and boys teams advance to the...

High school baseball: Parkway edges Airline in 1-5A opener; Haughton’s Heckman...

The Parkway Panthers and Haughton Buccaneers opened District 1-5A play with victories Tuesday. Parkway edged four-time defending champion Airline 5-3 at Parkway. Haughton got a...

High school softball: Airline routs Shreve; Norcross’ homer lifts Parkway

The Airline Lady Vikings continued their perfect run through District 1-5A with a 22-1, three-inning victory over Captain Shreve on Tuesday at Shreve. Airline improved...

Middle school softball: Haughton picks up two victories

The Haughton Lady Bucs won two games as the Bossier Parish middle school softball season got underway Tuesday at Tinsley Park. Haughton, which is looking...

BPT Life

Obituary – James Melvin Maples, Jr.

James Melvin Maples, Jr. James Melvin Maples, Jr. was born on April 23, 1951 in Fairbanks, Alaska, to James M Maples, Sr. and Imogene Butcher...



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