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Lightning suspected as cause of Benton fire

Commuters this morning may have noticed a plume of black smoke rising just east of Highway 3, about a mile south of Benton High...

Boomtown Bossier names new General Manager

Boomtown Casino and Hotel Bossier City announced today that Austin Muchemore has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager. In his new role, Muchemore...

Vitter talks Obamacare, Camp Minden at BPCC

Story by Tom Pace, Special to the Press-Tribune A nearly full auditorium at Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) welcomed Sen. David Vitter with open arms...

Bossier Parish recycling program picks up with new provider coming onboard

Bossier Parish’s recycling program is about to be re-energized now that negotiations with a new service provider have been completed.

Optimist Club of Bossier City awards $18k in education grants


Twelve Bossier Parish educators have been awarded more than $18,000 in grant money for classroom enhancements from Optimist Club of Bossier City, living up...

Oliver North to speak at dinner fundraiser for Caddo-Bossier Crime Stoppers

Lt. Col. Oliver North will be the guest of honor at a special fundraiser for Caddo-Bossier Crime Stoppers. The event will be Friday, Sept. 11,...

Bossier Police seek public’s help following school burglary

Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Property Crimes Unit and Bossier Crimes Stoppers are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect or...

Man arrested for bomb threat to Bossier restaurant

Bossier City Police have arrested a Shreveport man for phoning in a bomb threat to a local restaurant.  Difonzio Atrail Kelly, 32, faces a...

Mudbugs Hockey returning 2016

In an eagerly anticipated announcement (since rumors started swirling back in March) former owner Tommy Scott sounded the good news for hockey fans across...

BPCC Chancellor a finalist for NSU President position

NATCHITOCHES – After two days of public interviews and on-campus meetings with four candidates, the Northwestern State University Presidential Search Committee voted to recommend...