Suspect indentified in Welsh convenience store robbery

WELSH — Authorities have identified the suspect in a recent robbery of a Welsh convenience store.

Westlake's annual bond payment delayed

Westlake’s financial woes prompted city officials on Thursday to approve delaying an annual bond payment.

At a special meeting at City Hall, council members voted 3-0 to delay making a $450,000 principal payment from April 1 to

Vietnam Veterans Honor Day to be held Saturday

The Mayor’s Armed Forces Commission was presented with a pair of $500 donations earlier this month for the Vietnam Veterans Honor Day event, to be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 28, in Veterans Memorial Park.

CPPJ hears about haul route traffic effects

Calcasieu Parish police jurors on Thursday heard about plans to build Sasol’s 2.5-mile heavy-haul route and its effects on traffic in and around the Westlake area.

Knights Awfu-Lee tough to beat

IOWA — South Beauregard’s horse gave the Golden Knights the early lead in the race for the District 4-3A crown.

Golden Knights starter Nick Lee pitched a complete game-shutout to lead South Beauregard (15-2, 2-0) to a 3-0 win over the Iowa Yellow Jackets. Lee (6-1) struck out seven and allowed three hits.

Jones can't take foot off accelerator

Johnny Jones is getting there with LSU basketball.

Before this season began, whatever tribunal it is that decides such things, was pretty much in agreement that the over/under on his third year would be a trip to the NCAA tournament.