Car icicles

All Calcasieu Parish School Board schools and facilities will be closed Friday, February 19. As with yesterday, due to pipe leaks, little or no water pressure, and heating issues across the parish, we are unable to open our buildings to students, faculty, and staff.

All Catholic schools in the Diocese of Lake Charles will remain closed on Friday, Feb. 19.

JENNINGS - Jeff Davis Parish schools and Our Lady Immaculate Catholic School will be closed Friday, Feb. 19 due to water and electric confers. Classes are expected to resume Monday, Feb. 22.

OBERLIN - Due to electrical and plumbing issues, Allen Parish schools will remain closed Friday, Feb. 19. Schools are expected to reopen on Monday, Feb. 22.

More from this section

  • Updated

From his office above the north end zone at Cowboy Stadium Frank Wilson gets a daily update of the rebuilding taking place below.There are workers cleaning up debris, fixing broken light polls, laying down new turf and painting. Constant movement and change.Wilson can also see what still nee…

  • Updated

State Rep. Brett Geymann said he will keep a close watch on how Louisiana spends any federal aid related to COVID-19. He told the Republican Women of Southwest Louisiana Thursday that spending one-time money on recurring expenses leaves the state vulnerable for a financial shortfall.

  • Updated

Several blood drives are scheduled throughout Lake Charles next week in an attempt to replenish the blood supply disrupted by the recent severe winter weather, officials said.