REMINDER: BCFD to conduct training drill TODAY

The Bossier City Fire Department will be conducting a Fire Drill between the 900 and 1000 block of Hamilton Road TODAY at 8:00 a.m. The...

Painting with a Purpose

Mural fundraiser to benefit nonprofit for veterans Bossier City artist Chris Opp is at it again. Opp has taken on a project that will bring the...

DOTD to build new bridge in south Bossier

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development has canceled the contract for the Jimmie Davis Bridge rehabilitation project.
Instead, the appropriated money will be diverted...

LDWF schedules Lake Bistineau drawdown

Exact date unknown; flyover of lake to take place in July

 Story by Michelle Bates | Minden Press-Herald The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is...

BPT Sports

Eight parish players make All-State baseball and softball teams

Eight Bossier Parish players have been named to high school baseball and softball All-State teams. Benton pitcher Jackson Rutledge, a 2016 graduate, was named to...

Bossier All-Stars qualify for LL Baseball 50/70 Intermediate regional; Bossier wins...

The Bossier All-Stars have qualified for the Little League Baseball 50/70 Intermediate Southwestern Regional Tournament. The tournament, which is one step away from the Little...

Two former Bossier Parish greats among Ark-La-Tex Sports Museum of Champions...

The Ark-La-Tex Sports Museum of Champions class of 2016 includes two Bossier Parish residents. Former Haughton High boys basketball coach Billy Montgomery and ex-Louisiana Tech...

Airline No. 1 continues to roll in Dixie Majors play

The Airline No. 1 team improved to 9-1 in Dixie Majors play with a 8-5 victory over Parkway on Monday at Airline. The victory was...

BPT Life

Tom Pace celebrates 50 years in broadcasting

A lunch celebration was held at Earnest's Orleans Restaurant in Shreveport on Tuesday, June 21, honoring local radio legend Tom Pace. This month, Pace...


In its June 30, 1938 issue the Bossier Banner reported that a barbecue complete with three ball games and a dance was to take...

Get it Growing: Be cautious when gardening in summer

When you walk outside this time of year, the heat and humidity are almost unbearable. At times, you can hardly breathe. Imagine you are a...

Library: BPL can help you plan large family celebrations

Family reunions and Bar-B-Que cookouts go hand in hand with lots of good food, fun games, and catching up with relatives we might see...
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