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.
Flora-Bama Beaches Send Warning Ahead of Louisiana Spring Break
Several Gulf Coast communities have issued an ominous warning ahead of spring break at many Louisiana colleges and universities.
Southern Living Names Louisiana Town 'Best Vacation Spot'
Southern Living Magazine has honored one Louisiana town with its "Best in the South" award for vacation getaways. It's closer than you think.
Customers Insulted by AT&T's "Make It Right" Credit After Outage
AT&T will "make it right" after a glitch caused customers to lose service, but customer in Louisiana and across the nation are insulted.
Welcome Back! Local Business Reopens At New Location
Top by and check out the new store.
Things To Do In Lake Charles This Weekend Feb. 23-25
Every Friday, we do the leg work for you giving you a list of things to do in Lake Charles and Southwest Louisiana. Let's get to it.
Five Most Expensive Houses In Lake Charles Currently For Sale
We found the five most expensive houses that are currently for sale in the Lake Charles. Take a look inside all of them here.
How to Deal with a Mosquito Hawk Swarm in Louisiana
Mosquito hawks are everywhere, but do you have an infestation? Here are two ways to find that out and what to do about it.
Thousands of Louisiana Drivers Licenses Suspended: Are You One?
You get a letter in the mail telling you that your Louisiana driver's license is suspended. It's happened to thousands of drivers in the state. Are you one?
Top 5 Cheapest Boiled Crawfish Prices In Southwest Louisiana
Crawfish season is here in Southwest Louisiana, it's time to get out and enjoy this Cajun delicacy. We have all the details.
Louisiana's Latest Whataburger Announces Opening Date
The burning question lately in SWLA has been when will the Whataburger in Lake Charles open? We now know the answer and wanted to share it with you.