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Program to reduce student cell phone distraction starts at Benton High School

A year-long pilot program to reduce students’ distraction with cell phones began Thursday at Benton High School. Students are...

Leading the Church of the Cross

Haughton’s Central Assembly of God welcomes new pastor The 199-foot cross towering over Haughton and U.S. 80 is a...

Traffic signal coming to Innovation Drive and Swan Lake Road?

The Bossier Parish Police Jury Wednesday approved funds for additional work on Swan Lake Road, including a traffic signal and an extended...

Bossier City looks at building fire, active shooter training facility

Bossier City Council are considering constructing a facility that would offer fire and active shooter training. At Tuesday’s regular...

School board discusses replacing member who resigned in wake of steroid distribution scandal

The Bossier Parish School Board discussed Thursday choosing a new board member for Dist. 5. The seat was vacated...

Gov. Edwards touts cyber, Barksdale, and LSU Health during speech at Legislative Summit

Gov. John Bel Edwards focused on cyber, Barksdale Air Force Base, and Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport during his keynote speech at the...

Keep Bossier Beautiful director position approved

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com Keep Bossier Beautiful has received permission from city and parish leaders to hire a full-time...

Locals concerned that ICE office, holding cell is moving to Viking Drive in Bossier...

Stacey Tinsley, Bossier Press-Tribune Local business owners and employees are concerned that an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention center is moving to Viking Drive...

Building on to your home? Make sure you don’t need a permit

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com Before Bossier home owners begin a construction project, they might want to consider a call...

New Sonic Drive-in coming to Haughton

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com A new business will soon open in the Haughton community. After three...