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.
SWLAHEC Hosting 30-Year Anniversary Celebration Memorial Day Weekend
SWLA Area Health Education Center is celebrating 3 decades of service in Lake Charles. This is a free event and everyone is invited to the party this Saturday.
Louisiana May Get $75M To Build Electric Car Charging Stations
The Center for Sustainable Energy(CSE), is going to help Louisiana Clean Fuels develop a comprehensive electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure plan.
Sulphur To Host 2022 LHSAA Baseball State Tournament
The Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) Baseball State Tournament kicks off today at McMurry Park. Get game schedules here!
Cool Off This Summer At Newly Reopened Lake Charles Splash Pads!
Time to have some fun in the sun! Calcasieu Parish Police Jury reopens two public park splash pads.
Pat’s Of Henderson Lake Charles Is Hiring All Positions
The Lake Charles landmark restaurant is getting closer to its grand opening and now looking to hire a full staff.
MSU Alumni Association Under Investigation For Misuse Of Funds
The Board of Directors has brought in an “independent, external” auditor to conduct a “forensic accounting investigation,” now in the hands of law enforcement.
Lake Charles City Council To Add Security Cameras At Civic Center
Mayor Nic Hunter says he wants the right surveillance installed to secure the high-traffic area downtown.
Hurricane Preparedness Week – Officials Urge Everyone Be On Guard
See the Governor's 2022 hurricane preparedness press briefing on Louisiana's storm preparations, OEP recommendations, and more.
Winning $90,000 Lotto Ticket Sold In Lake Charles About To Expire
Somebody in Lake Charles won a $90,000 lottery jackpot and never claimed it! They have until May 30 at 5 pm before the winning ticket expires.