Legislators begin budget discussions in special session

Kaylee Poche, LSU Manship School News Service BATON ROUGE — Members of the House Ways and Means Committee were notably frustrated when they met...

New district creation seeks to enhance and beautify portions of South...

The City of Bossier City has created a district meant to beautify portions of south Bossier City. According to an ordinance, the Barksdale Boulevard Redevelopment...

Update: Water Boil Advisory for a portion of Bossier City rescinded

UPDATE: This boil advisory was rescinded today after tests on water samples came back negative for contaminants. The City of Bossier City has issued a...

Police Jury to study busy Bossier Parish intersection

The Bossier Parish Police Jury is keeping a close eye on traffic flow ahead of the new Benton High School opening next year. Bossier Parish...

BPT Sports

Photo gallery: Recent college signing ceremonies

Eight Bossier Parish high school athletes recently signed with colleges. Five were from Parkway — Abbie Norcross (track and field, Louisiana Tech), Andrew Robinson...

Airline football camp set for May 30-31

Airline will hold its annual football camp May 30-31 at M.D. Ray Field at Airline Stadium. Activities and instruction will go from 8-11:30 a.m. both...

College football: Brees to be speaker at I-Bowl Kickoff Dinner

New Orleans Saints Super Bowl-winning quarterback Drew Brees will be the featured speaker of the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl Kickoff Dinner. The Kickoff Dinner will take...

High school baseball: Parkway’s Williams, Haughton’s Heckman take top honors on...

Bossier Parish players swept the individual honors on the All-District 1-5A baseball team selected by the district's coaches. Haughton senior Nick Heckman was named Pitcher...

BPT Life

Obituary – Ruth Shumway Brown

Ruth Shumway Brown Bossier City, LA - Ruth Shumway Brown, Age 68, of Bossier City, Louisiana passed away on May 22, 2018. Arrangements were under...



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