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Krewe of Gemini Float Loading XXX

The Krewe of Gemini welcomed the public at it’s 30th annual Float Loading Party on Friday, March 1 held at the Gemini...

Get It Growing: Garden for hummingbirds

Few sights are more thrilling in the garden than to see rapidly moving hummingbirds darting among the flowers. So favored are the jewel-colored birds,...

HISTORY: HOW PLAIN DEALING GOT ITS NAME

The Bossier Banner, in its July 22, 1937 issue, responded to a letter from a Washington D. C. research group inquiring about how Plain...

Get It Growing: Recycle yard waste with composting

You can recycle yard waste through the process of composting. Doing this can benefit your gardens, your budget and the environment. Compost is used primarily...

Get It Growing: Try summer-flowering vines

Summer-flowering vines can provide color, fragrance and interest to Louisiana landscapes. They can also provide screening and even shade if they are allowed to...

History behind Isaac Martin Hooper, the third Bossier sheriff

For those that don't know me, I let peoples requests control what I study since it makes sense that at least two of us...

Get It Growing: Ornamental grass adds beauty with minimum effort

Ornamental grasses are an often-overlooked group of herbaceous perennials that thrive here and will add beauty to your landscape with minimum effort. This versatile...

Wedding: Smith-Averitt

Carl Averitt and Sherri Hernandez Smith were married May 21, 2016.  

Groups donate to Bossier Sheriff’s Office

Star Hargrove (right), vice-president of No-Limit Riding Club in Haughton, and Cedric Davis (center), club president, present a $500 check to Deputy Cedric Payne...

2019 Spring BPCC graduates, Dean’s List & Chancellor’s List

The following students graduated from Bossier Parish Community College on May 10, 2019 in the College’s Health and Physical Education Complex.