Founded in 1861 in Calcasieu Parish, Lake Charles is the fifth largest city in the state, home of McNeese University, and is an industrial leader in Southwest Louisiana.
Overnight rain leaves streets still flooded in Lake Charles
Streets are still flooded in certain areas hours after the rain in Lake Charles.
LC Man stole Catalytic Converter
I have heard of people falling on hard times and believe me we have all had a few setbacks over the past 8 months. However, this one here is something that I can't say that I would see in my headlines. A Lake Charles man has been arrested for stealing of all things a Catalytic Converter from a …
Dumb Criminals: Lake Charles Thief Leaves Phone at Scene of Crime
I would think that stealing a catalytic converter would feel illegal while you are stealing it, no?
Here's How to Sign up for the CPSO Hunter Safety Course
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office is gearing up for another session of their hunter safety course to get you ready for the upcoming seasons.
The Mardi Gras Chicken Run Is Returning to Lake Charles
The official word is out that the Lake Charles Mardi Gras Chicken Run is coming back to the city in 2022.
Calcasieu Sheriff's Office Conducting DWI Checkpoint This Friday
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has announced they will be conducting a DWI Checkpoint somewhere in the parish this Friday evening, July 2.
Lake Charles Garbage Schedules Altered for Fourth of July Holiday
If you live in Lake Charles, your garbage, trash, and recycling schedule will be altered during the holiday.
Larry the Cable Guy Coming to Lake Charles in September
Larry The Cable Guy will be making a stop in the Southwest Louisiana area in September for a hilarious night of comedy.
Lake Charles Couple Has Baby in Tahoe While Rushing to Hospital
The front passenger seat of a Chevrolet Tahoe can, indeed, provide enough space to catch a newborn baby.
Cupid Shut Down the Championship City Event Last Night
The multi-platinum artist and performer came through for our state champions.
Lake Charles Red White Blue & You Celebration Returns
This year's fireworks display will feature choreographed fireworks to the music as we all celebrate our country's independence.