Cook of the Week

At Two Sisters Pecan House, find mismatched furniture, great food

Carolyn Clark worked in a pharmacy with her late husband, Larry, in Merryville before opening Two Sisters Pecan ...


Shooting at Hookah Lounge injures eight

Lake Charles police are investigating an early Wednesday morning shooting outside of the VVS1 Hookah Lounge that injured ...

Christmas Time

PHOTO GALLERY: Downtown Christmas lights

Christmas lights at the Lake Charles Civic Center shine bright Tuesday night. (Rick Hickman / American Press)


Coast Guard monitoring oil spill response near Lake Charles

The Coast Guard said it is monitoring an oil spill in the vicinity of Calcasieu Point Landing near ...


Second Harves, Water’s Edge holding drive-thru food pantry drive

Thanksgiving dinner cost an average of 20 percent more this year than last, according to a report from ...

Weather Watch

Cold front will push through area tonight

By AnaClare Barras The U.S. National Weather Service of Lake Charles warns of severe weather and flood potential ...


Interest rates will increase for the first quarter of 2023 

The Internal Revenue Service today announced that interest rates will increase for the calendar quarter beginning Jan. 1, ...


11/29: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff announces arrest list

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Patrick Solomon Stephney, 38, 2131 20th St. — simple ...


Pair of 15-year-olds cited in truck, firearms theft

Two male juveniles are facing several charges after police found them in possession of a stolen vehicle and ...

Road to Recovery

Cameron, Calcasieu awarded FEMA grant money for hurricane recovery

Cameron Parish has been awarded a $2,708,865.90 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for Hurricane Laura repairs. ...

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