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Cowboys pitch their way to first win

It took a week but the Cowboys got their first win of the season. Zach Voss and Cameron ...

National News

UPDATE: Two killed in military helicopter crash

The Mississippi National Guard experienced a helicopter crash Friday in a wooded area near Boonville, Miss. A report ...

Crime

Cybertip leads to conviction of LC man for possession of child pornography

Arthur Dorain Deville, 50, of Lake Charles, has been sentenced by U.S. District Judge James D. Cain Jr. ...

National News

BREAKING: Mississippi National Guard helicopter crashes

The Mississippi National Guard is reporting a military helicopter crash today near Boonville, Miss.,in Prentiss County. The aircraft ...

Sports

Only room for one winner: Rivals W-M, LCCP meet in first round of state playoffs

High school basketball layoffs bring high-stakes games, and two Lake Area boys teams will tip off in one ...

McNeese Sports

Niagara falls to Cowgirls, 8-0

On a team of veterans, a pair of rookies proved their worth for the Cowgirls. True freshmen Samantha ...

Crime

Conviction stands for DeQuincy man serving 140 years for sex crimes against children

The conviction of a DeQuincy man who pleaded guilty to multiple charges of crimes against nature and indecent ...

Scene

Godsmack bringing its Vibez Tour to Lake Charles

American rock band Godsmack will be making a stop in Lake Charles for the “Vibez Tour: An Intimate ...

Crime

2/23: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff announces arrest list

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Kirk Wayne Leblanc Jr., 37, 105 Evans Lane — ...

life

Step aboard the S.S. American as ACTS presents ‘Anything Goes’

During the upcoming ACTS Theatre performances of “Anything Goes,” locals will board the S.S. American to follow the ...

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McNeese Sports

Cowboys to take on wounded birds Saturday

With a chance to wrap up a double-bye in the upcoming Southland Conference tournament, the Cowboys face a ...

Local News

Permitless concealed carry gun bill advances

Louisiana is one step closer to joining the list of states that allow people to carry concealed guns ...

life

United Way of Southwest Louisiana celebrates ‘Leaders and Legends’

This year, with the help of volunteers and local business and industry donors, organizations and leaders, the United ...

Sports

Southwest La. girls basketball quarterfinal scores/stats

Thursday, Feb. 22 Basketball Girls Quarterfinals Nonselect Division II #4 Albany 57 #5 LaGrange 33 LaGrange (21-8): Kylei ...

Sports

Feb. 22 Southwest La. prep softball scores/stats

Feb. 22 Softball Nondistrict St. Thomas More 4 Barbe 0 BHS 000 000 0 — 0-3-2 STM 000 310 ...

Sports

Feb. 22 Southwest La. prep baseball scores/stats

Feb. 22 Baseball Nondistrict Hathaway 18 Elton 1 RECORDS: Elton — 0-2. Hathaway — 1-0. Tournament Hamilton Westminster-Lafayette ...

Local News

Jeff Davis School Board votes down 4-day week

Jeff Davis Parish students will not see a shorter school week in the upcoming school year. The Jeff ...

Teacher of Week

VIDEO: Benoit Motors Teacher of the Week surprise

Hannah Harless is this week’s Benoit Motors Teacher of the Week.

Teacher of Week

Teacher Hannah Harless: ‘Every day is a new adventure’

Lake Charles native Hannah Harless, 30, teaches more than just curriculum in her classroom. She teaches at St. ...

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VIDEO: Parkview Baptist beats St. Louis in PKs

No. 1 Parkview Baptist (27-0-1) beat No. 2 St. Louis Catholic (18-5-2) 5-4 in penalty kicks on Thursday ...