Gov. Edwards appeals for public support in solving the state budget...

By Devon Sanders and Kaylee Poche, LSU Manship School News Service LAFAYETTE — Gov. John Bel Edwards appealed directly to the public in a speech...

UPDATE: Collision causes fuel spill, traffic delays

UPDATE: Both vehicles involved in this wreck have been cleared from the scene and the spilled fuel has been cleaned up. Crews with the city’s...

Bossier schools to gain 500 students this fall

The Bossier Parish School System is predicted to grow by more than 500 students in the 2018-2019 school year, according to Superintendent Scott Smith. “It’s...

Uptick in vehicle burglaries has BCPD reminding residents not to be...

A series of vehicle burglaries and vehicle thefts in Bossier City has Property Crimes detectives on the lookout for suspects and reminding residents that...

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

1,700-plus students graduate DARE in Bossier Parish

A total of 1,714 students graduated from D.A.R.E. at 16 elementary schools in Bossier Parish this school year.  In the fall semester, there were...



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