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Pell 20th anniversary

Celebrating their 20th wedding anniversary, Brian and Jane Pell of Bossier City hosted an "Open House" with family and friends on December 13, 2015.

History: Railroads helped Bossier grow (Part 2)

In last week’s column we learned how old records documented the growth of Bossier Parish after railroads came to the parish. The Bossier Banner...

Get It Growing: Try rabbiteye blueberries

Blueberries are one of the easiest-to-grow fruiting plants for home landscapes, and research indicates that they have all kinds of health benefits. Here in...

The History of Rocky Mount

The Bossier Banner issue of May 23, 1895 published a history of Rocky Mount whose author was noted only as “S.M.N.”  The article will...

Obituary: Richard H. Johnson

BOSSIER CITY - Graveside services for Richard Howard Johnson, 72, will be held on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Hill Crest...

Get It Growing: Henna coleus is a Super Plant

Coleuses were among the first plants I became familiar with when I started learning about plants as a teenager. I found the incredible variation...

History: NEED FOR BENTON WATERWORKS DISCUSSED

The Bossier Banner supported the formation of a waterworks for Benton in its January 21, 1937 issue. “That Benton needs a village-owned waterworks seems to...

Selling Your Home: Expert advice to help your home stand out to buyers

Itching to sell your home and make the move up with your growing family or thinking of downsizing now that the kids have flown from...

Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid

When Pat Garrett left his home in Claiborne Parish he headed west to Texas where he met up with Billy the Kid and where...

James Burton Guitar Festival set for this weekend

Story by Tom Pace, Executive Editor and host of the "Talk of the Town" The Historic Shreveport Municipal Auditorium will be rockin’ as country music...