Power supply the cause of First Bossier fire say investigators

Investigators say the cause of a massive fire at First Bossier baptist church was an uninterruptible power supply at an office near Faith Chapel. Investigators...

BYL students go to jail to learn about law enforcement

Story and photos by Lt. Bill Davis, Bossier Sheriff’s Office Most school field trips involve exploring and learning, but not usually going to prison.  But that's...

Haughton to get infrastructure boost of $9.8M

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com A federal government initiative will mean millions of dollars dedicated to improvements to Haughton’s water system. The USDA is investing $1.2 billion...

Detectives investigating armed robbery at south Bossier Sonic

The Bossier City Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that was committed on Friday, Dec. 7 at the Sonic restaurant located at 2802...

First Bossier pastor calls firefighters amazing, says fire damaged half of...

First Bossier Pastor Brad Jurkovich addressed Bossier City leaders Tuesday to let them know how grateful he and his church is for the effort...

Robert Mills to announces candidacy for State Senate in 2019

Benton resident Robert Mills has announced his candidacy for the Louisiana Senate in Dist. 36, to be voted on in 2019. Born and raised in...

BPT Sports

College basketball: Shreveport-Bossier Holiday Classic set for Saturday at the Centenary...

The Northwestern State Demons will face the Southern Jaguars in the nightcap of the third annual Shreveport-Bossier Holiday Classic presented by Southland Printing on...

High school basketball: Benton girls run record to 14-0 with win...

The Benton Lady Tigers improved to 14-0 with a 58-27 victory over Jonesboro-Hodge on Thursday in the West Ouachita tournament. Emily Ward scored 14 of...

High school football: Eight parish players on West roster for I-20...

Eight Bossier Parish players are on the West roster for the Louisiana High School Coaches Association’s East-West All-Star Game, also known as the I-20...

Bossier Parish Middle School All-District Football Teams

NOTE: The All-District teams were selected by the district's coaches. EIGHTH GRADE FIRST TEAM OFFENSE QB — Grey Walters, Benton RB — Dexter Smith, Haughton RB — Ethan Johnson, Benton RB...

High school boys basketball: Parish teams enjoy 5-0 night

Bossier Parish boys basketball teams went a perfect 5-0 Tuesday night. The Airline Vikings defeated Huntington 79-70 at Airline, the Haughton Bucs downed North Webster...

High school girls basketball: Benton, Haughton, Plain Dealing win; Airline, Bossier...

The Benton Lady Tigers, Haughton Lady Bucs and Plain Dealing Lady Lions posted victories Tuesday night. Benton defeated Byrd 68-40 at Benton, Haughton routed North...

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