LC metro area has largest rate of growth in La.

With more than $78 billion in capital investments in the region, the Lake Charles metropolitan area had the largest one-year rate of growth in Louisiana at 4.1 percent, according to state labor officials.

$25M OK'd for local projects

The State Bond Commission last week approved $25 million for local projects, including $10 million in revenue bonds that the Calcasieu Parish school system can use to buy buses.

Lake Charles City Council discusses proposed 2014-2015 budget

The proposed Lake Charles operating and capital budget for fiscal year 2014-2015 was discussed by city

McNeese, Sowela back in session

The quad at McNeese State University was bustling with activity at about noon Tuesday with students studying on the lawn, eating lunch and socializing. Thousands of new and returning McNeese students began fall semester classes Monday.

New era begins in Cowgirls volleyball

The Cowgirls volleyball program at McNeese State welcomes a new coach and will play on a new court this season.

Ashleigh Fitzgerald looks to continue her winning ways at the Division I ranks at McNeese when the Cowgirls open the season Friday night at Florida Atlantic.

Way it should be: Meaningful first games

Oh, sure, LSU could be, say, the Florida Gators right now. You know, having endured a summer desperate for football; you’re