National Fire Prevention Week "Look. Listen. Learn." - Oct. 7-13
This years theme for National Fire Prevention Week provides essential ways to prevent, but also quickly and safely escape home fires.
Prescription Drug Take-Back, Saturday, October 27, 2018
Your chance to properly dispose of those unwanted prescription drugs is Saturday, October 27, 2018, from 10 am - 2 pm, at the Lake Charles Civic Center.
"Animation Art" Gallery at Historic City Hall, Oct. 25 - Dec 29
Come out to the Historic City Hall Arts and Cultural Center Oct. 25 - Dec. 29, as they feature "Animation Art" from the Looney Tunes, Pink Panther, and Disney.
Teen Connections Seminar: Interviewing Techniques, Oct. 18
There's an upcoming seminar on Thursday, October 18, for local high school students who want help to improve their interviewing skills for jobs.
Local Woman Arrested for Principal to 1st-Degree Rape
Sarah J. Laird of Westlake was arrested and charged because of her knowledge about inappropriate sexual contact between her then-boyfriend and a 14-year-old girl.
CPSO Looking for Women Who Made Fraudulent Charges to Debit Card
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for women seen in surveillance photos after making several fraudulent charges to a victim's lost debit card.
CPSO Searching for Man Who Burglarized Local Business Last Month
Detectives from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office are searching for the person responsible for burglarizing a Westlake business on September 10.
Local Business Burglarized on Tuesday Morning
A suspect wearing a black hoodie, white gloves, and a mask was caught on video surveillance breaking into Buffi's Peauxboys on the morning of Tuesday, October 2.
8th Annual Culture Fest Louisiana, October 20, 2018
Culture Fest Louisiana returns to the Civic Center with food, music, fashion, art, and performances from varies cultures and ethnicities found in SWLA.
Lake Charles Man Arrested for 1st-Degree Rape
Willie Stevens, 51, of Lake Charles was arrested and charged for the 1st-degree rape of an infirmed student at a school for the developmentally disabled.
Big Boy Chill’s 'Top 10' Songs: Week of Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Yella Beezy and Lil Duval lead the pack but check out who else has songs buzzing in the Lake Area!
Entergy Working to Restore Power Outages in Lake Charles
There's a large power outage from Broad Street and Enterprise Boulevard and west to Ryan Street.
Teen Connections: Scholarships & Interviewing Skills, Oct. 4 & 18
There's an upcoming seminar for local high school students who need sound advice on obtaining scholarships for college and interviewing for jobs.
Texas Man Arrested in Lake Charles for Cruelty to a Juvenile
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office arrested John Edward Thomas, 39, of Vidor, TX., on Thursday, September 27, for cruelty to a juvenile.
Lake Charles Man Arrested for Child Porn
24-year-old Matthew D. Hamilton of Lake Charles is behind bars after his arrest for the possession of pornographic images of children on his cell phone.
Body of Missing Louisiana Woman Recovered by Dive Team
The body of a Monroe, La. woman whose SUV was found abandoned on the I-210 bridge on Tues., Sept. 25, has been recovered. It's determined she jumped from the bridge.
CPSO Needs Help Locating Missing Monroe Woman
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office needs the public to help locate the whereabouts of a Monore woman who's car was left unoccupied on the I-210 bridge.
Two Arrested for Attempted 1st-Degree Murder During Home Invasion
Two male victims were shot during a home invasion on Saturday, August 25, luckily their injuries were non-life threatening. Two suspects were arrested on Tuesday.
Over 130,000 Pounds of Ground Meat Recalled
A recall was issued on Wednesday, September 26, for ground beef shipped from Cargill Meat Solutions due to possible E. coli (Escherichia coli O26) contamination.
Child Passenger Safety Check, Saturday, September 29
Area parents can stop by Southwest Beverage Co. on Sat., Sept. 29, to make sure their child's booster seat is installed properly.