Haughton to get own Christmas parade, festival

This holiday season will merry and bright in the town of Haughton. The town will host its first ever Christmas festival and parade on December...

Second suspect arrested for arson

The second suspect in an arson case at a Walmart Neighborhood Market has turned himself into police. Ryan James Hannigan, 18, of Shreveport turned himself in...

Sheriff working with colorado police to locate remains of murdered woman

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is actively assisting authorities with the Boulder Police Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation in the investigation of the homicide...

Woman arrested for arson

Bossier City Fire Department investigators arrested Kailey Marie Wise, 18, of Benton, Thursday for simple arson in connection with the Feb. 3, 2017 incident...

BPT Sports

High school baseball: Benton, Parkway win; Airline, Haughton fall

The Benton Tigers and Parkway Panthers posted baseball victories Thursday night. Benton downed Ponchatoula 16-8 in a tournament in the New Orleans area. Parkway topped...

High school softball: Airline, Parkway open District 1-5A play with wins;...

The Airline Lady Vikings and Parkway Lady Panthers opened District 1-5A softball play with victories Thursday night. Airline edged defending champion Evangel Christian 2-1 at...

High school boys basketball: Airline falls in 5A first round; Bossier,...

An outstanding season came to a disappointing end for the Airline Vikings on Thursday in the first round of the Class 5A boys basketball...

High school bowling: Parkway teams remain undefeated; Airline boys and girls,...

The Parkway boys and girls teams remained undefeated with a sweep of Byrd on Thursday at Holiday Lanes. The Panthers won 26-1, and the Lady...

BPT Life

Obituary: Mary Lou White

BOSSIER CITY - Funeral services for Mary Lou White will be 1 p.m. Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Rose-Neath Bossier Chapel. Officiating will be...

Obituary: Thomas E. Davis

BOSSIER CITY - Memorial services for Thomas E. Davis, 78, of Bossier City, LA will be held Monday, February 20, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. in...

Obituary: Col. Ray G. Thompson (USAF, Ret.)

BOSSIER CITY - Col. Ray G. Thompson (USAF, Ret.) passed away February 18, 2017, surrounded by his three loving children. Visitation will be at...

Obituary: Elizabeth Ann Swanson

Elizabeth Ann Swanson passed February 15, 2017. She was born August 23, 1947 in Hopton, Suffolk, England to father, Basil William Savage and mother,...

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