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Jim Beam column: Look for more roundabouts

Traffic roundabouts have become one of the best highway innovations to come along in this country in many ...

Weather Watch

Ian forecasted to be in Eastern Gulf next week

Tropical Storm Ian is expected to continue to move across the western Caribbean Sea through the next couple ...

crime

Car crash victim suffering from gunshot wound dies

A Houston man suffering from a gunshot wound has succumbed to injuries received in a single-vehicle crash in ...

Local News

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater near Galveston

The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a 65-year-old man who went missing in the water near Galveston, Texas, ...

LSU Sports

Kelly says its all about LSU tonight

For the short-term discussion, LSU head coach Brian Kelly is not one of those coaches who will try ...

education

Sowela recognizes chancellor, dean’s list honorees

The following students were named to Sowela’s chancellor’s and dean’s lists for the summer 2022 term. Students achieving ...

Hurricane Recovery

Disaster aid awarded to Allen, Calcasieu, Jeff Davis

More than $59 million in disaster aid grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for Louisiana were ...

McNeese Sports

Cowboys in The Hole, host Choctaws, trying to avoid first 0-4 start since ’54

In desperate need of a victory, the Cowboys look to find an answer in Mississippi College. The Division ...

local

Iowa begins major park project

The Iowa Park Improvement Project is underway. This project was originally envisioned three years ago; however, due to ...

beauregard

Search for new education superintendent put on hold

A motion to begin the process of filling the soon to be vacant seat of Superintendent of the ...

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high-school Football

Iowa owns fourth quarter, Young scores twice to seal victory

By Damian Juneau Special to American Press IOWA — The Iowa Yellow Jackets put away a close game ...

high-school Football

Broncos ride emotional high, rout Spartans to even record

MOSS BLUFF — There was no emotional letdown this week for the Sam Houston Broncos. A week after ...

high-school Football

PHOTO GALLERY: Friday Night Football

Another wonderful Friday night in Southwest Louisiana. (Photos by Rick Hickman & Kirk Meche)

crime

La. man pleads guilty to firearms offense

A Louisiana man pled guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm, announced U.S. Attorney Darren ...

high-school Football

Blazing fast: LCCP wins district, home opener

So much for the Lake Charles College Prep slump. The Trailblazers (2-2, 1-0) broke a two-game losing streak ...

crime

Houston kidnapping suspect nabbed on Holly Hill Road

A kidnapping suspect was arrested Friday afternoon on Holly Hill Road by Lake Charles Police, who were assisting ...

McNeese Sports

Cowboys focus on themselves, begin crawling out of 0-3 hole against Choctaws

Despite an 0-3 start, Cowboys head coach Gary Goff maintains his team’s spirits, and his, are still high. ...

LSU Sports

Scooter Hobbs column: Good day to clean up special teams

In response to numerous concerned inquiries, yes, we have an uplifting update. LSU will in fact don itself ...

crime

Vernon deputy accused of computer-aided solicitation of a minor

A deputy with the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office has been arrested for allegedly sending explicit photos and messages ...

high-school Football

Hornets hold on in OT to beat Oakdale

GRAND LAKE — Grand Lake started to wear down in the second half, but the Hornets survived a ...