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crime

CPSO: Man flees in high speed chase with 2-year-old

Special to the American Press A 43-year-old Moss Bluff man is accused of leading Calcasieu Sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed chase with his 2-year-old child ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Friday, March 24, 2023 6:44 pm

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Rental Restoration and Development Workshops set for March 29

The Louisiana Housing Corporation will host Rental Restoration and Development Program workshops 10 a.m.-noon on Wednesday, March 29, at the Allen P. August Multipurpose Annex, ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Friday, March 24, 2023 6:35 pm

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Riverside Drive at West Sallier Street intersection to permanently close

Beginning Monday, March 27, Riverside Drive at its intersection with West Sallier Street will be closed permanently, creating a dead end. This closure is to ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Thursday, March 23, 2023 5:10 pm

scene

Sowela to host inaugural Flying Tiger Fest this Saturday

Sowela Technical Community College will host its first-ever Flying Tiger Fest 1-4 p.m. Saturday, March 25, at its Main Campus, Sycamore Student Center, 3824 Senator ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Thursday, March 23, 2023 1:57 pm

crime

VIDEO: Driver sought in Moss Bluff hit-and-run

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for the driver involved in an early morning hit-and-run that occurred March 16 in two neighborhoods off North ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Thursday, March 23, 2023 1:06 pm

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City of Lake Charles summer camp registration opens April 3

Beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, April 3, the city of Lake Charles Recreation and Parks Department will begin accepting registrations for its Summer Exploration ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Wednesday, March 22, 2023 9:40 am

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McNeese State hosting Spring 2023 Career Expo March 28

The McNeese State University 2023 Spring Career Expo will be held 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, in the Recreational Complex on campus. All McNeese students, ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Wednesday, March 22, 2023 9:37 am

Local News

McNeese rodeo teams shine at Texas A&M competition

The McNeese State University men’s rodeo team placed first and the women’s team placed second recently at the Texas A&M University rodeo competition in Bryan ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Wednesday, March 22, 2023 9:32 am

Local News

Coast Guard medevacs man from tanker 35 miles south of Galveston

The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a tanker vessel Tuesday 35 miles south of Galveston, Texas. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a medevac ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Wednesday, March 22, 2023 6:17 am

education

CPSB applauds its ‘Of the Year’ winners

The Calcasieu Parish School Board is proud to announce the 2022-2023 “Of the Year” winners for the district. Students of the Year Caroline Harrison – ... Read more

by American Press Staff, Tuesday, March 21, 2023 10:50 am

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