COVID-19 Coverage

Bossier Sheriff’s Office distributes nearly 20,000 protective face masks

From the Bossier Sheriff's Office: The vehicles just kept coming! That was the scene today as deputies, staff, and Posse members with the Bossier...

Centenary College student (and Benton native) Dylan Scott serves on the frontline as an...

Shreveport, LA — Benton, LA, native Dylan Scott just finished his sophomore year at Centenary, and like all of his fellow students, completed the...

Bossier Parish to distribute face masks Thursday morning

From the Bossier Sheriff's Office:Bossier Parish residents can pick up face masks at three convenient locations throughout the parish on Thursday, April 23, from...

Council on Aging serving seniors despite restrictions

When Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards issued executive orders to bring Louisiana into Phase 2 of reopening in June, many local businesses and locals...

Bossier Parish School System formulates proactive plans for combatting Coronavirus in the school district

The Bossier Press-Tribune newsroom just received this press release from the Bossier Parish School System concerning the school system's current plan for combatting the...

Video: Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington discusses the Stay-at-Home order by Gov. John Bel Edwards

Benton, LA - The Bossier Sheriff's Office released a video message from Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington late this afternoon. In the video, Sheriff Whittington...

Bossier Schools move forward concerning COVID-19

From the Bossier Parish School Board: March 16, 2020 Dear Bossier Parish School Families, As the COVID-19 pandemic evolves, we are all trying to grapple with finding...

Louisiana schools to remain closed for remainder of school year

Gov. John Bel Edwards says he plans to officially close public schools for the remainder of the semester amidst the growing number of coronavirus...

Bossier Schools resumes grab-and-go meal program

Bossier Schools resumed its bi-weekly grab-and-go meal program Monday for any Bossier Parish student or child under the age of 18. In an effort to...

LPB, Louisiana Dept. of Education launches “At Home” learning

LPB officially launches "At-Home Learning," our partnership with the Louisiana Department of Education. If you are a parent or teacher of students in grades...