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State lawmakers support bill to allow inhaling of medical marijuana, updating other cannabis laws

By Hunter Lovell, LSU Manship School News Service  BATON ROUGE -- The House on Wednesday voted 82-0 to allow...

‘This program is exactly why I got into teaching’: STARBASE celebrates 20th anniversary

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com The STARBASE Louisiana 2.0 program celebrated it’s 20th Anniversary Tuesday evening at a special open...

School board to vote on adding positions including SRO for Benton Middle School

At the regular session Bossier Parish School Board meeting on June 6, board members will discuss multiple issues including adding additional positions...

New businesses in Bossier: East Bank adding restaurant, new rock climbing gym and more

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com Bossier is known for a growing business community, which means there are a handful of...

Lawmakers to vote on expanding Louisiana’s texting while driving laws

By Tryfon Boukouvidis, LSU Manship School News Service  BATON ROUGE — Senate lawmakers advanced a bill Monday that seeks...

Police jury to discuss drainage issues in Bossier subdivisions

At the regular Bossier Parish Police Jury meeting on June 5, jurors will discuss multiple issues, including drainage issues in several parish...

South Bossier group forms to start beautifying area neighborhood

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com A south Bossier group has come together to rejuvenate and beautify their neighborhood.

New facility in Haughton nearing completion, bringing 25 new jobs

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com Construction of Duckwater Services, a $4 million facility in Haughton, is near completion.

Haughton High’s Gene Couvillion is retiring

By Stacey Tinsley, stinsley@bossierpress.com After four-plus decades in education, Haughton High School Principal Gene Couvillion is retiring.

State Senate and House committees consider bills to improve youth foster care programs

By Lauren Heffker, LSU Manship School News Service  BATON ROUGE -- Senate and House committees on Wednesday considered bills...