The Calcasieu Parish Animal Services and Adoption Center has suspended all dog adoptions indefinitely due to a dog testing positive for Canine Distemper.
Are you ready for the Southwest Louisiana District Senior Games?
03/15/2018 1:03 PM
A flag-raising ceremony was held held Wednesday, March 7, at the roundabout at Ham Reid Road and Nelson Road.
Six SWLA students have been named as Stormwater Pollution Division winners in the “Environmental Awareness Poster Contest,” sponsored by the Chamber of Southwest Louisiana Environmental Affairs Committee and the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury.
03/05/2018 12:22 PM
Calcasieu Parish Animal Services' drive-thru rabies clinic in Lake Charles is coming up April 14.
The Prien Lake Park Boat Launch, along with the park’s north and south parking lots, will close Monday, March 5, for construction.
The Calcasieu Workforce Center (CWC) will host its 10th annual Youth Summit/Job Fair from 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 27, at the Lake Charles Civic Center, 900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles.
TRAFFIC REPORT: New, Ongoing Road Construction Causing Traffic Delays in Lake Charles, Westlake, Sulphur
The Traffic Report for March 16-March 23 highlights new road construction projects at Beglis Parkway southbound at I-10, 12th Street between Third and Fourth avenues and Ryan Street between Mill and Broad streets.
03/15/2018 8:16 AM
The Calcasieu River and English Bayou are now open to recreational boat traffic.
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Due to recent heavy rains north of Calcasieu Parish, the Calcasieu Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness has issued an Emergency Declaration to close the Calcasieu River, effective at noon on Friday.
At its Feb. 20 meeting, the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury's Parishwide Drainage Liaison Committee approved a proposed phase of study for drainage maintenance. The recommendation goes to the full Police Jury at an upcoming meeting.
02/21/2018 11:11 AM
Calcasieu Parish's Coastal Master Plan, which was approved by the Police Jury at its Feb. 15 meeting, features more than a dozen projects to help protect the coastline from flooding and erosion.
All Calcasieu Parish Police Jury departments will be closed Tuesday, Feb. 13, for Mardi Gras.
If you want to get rid of any old electronics, CITGO's annual E-Recycle Day, scheduled for Saturday, March 3, is the time to do it.
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Calcasieu Parish residents can make an appointment to apply for financial assistance for their electricity and gas utility expenses starting Monday, Feb. 5. The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LiHEAP) benefited nearly 8,200 people in 2016 – 2017.
The Food for Seniors Program’s food box distribution has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 31, at all sites.