Emergency preparedness amid I-10 traffic congestion

The work along Interstate 10 has been underway now for several months and this week marks the start of numerous lane closures along the busy highway.
  Parent claims child was left on a Calcasieu Parish School bus
McNeese State University Homecoming Parade
Online voter registration available until Oct. 16
Halloween dates and events in SWLA

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Judge: Councilman Michael Harris does not meet residence requirements in DeRidder
The seat is now vacant.
Military convoys traveling between Port Arthur, Fort Polk for training exercises
Fort Polk Joint Readiness Training Center
Man killed in car crash on LA Highway 3256
State police report that Errol J. Wilson II died this morning during a single vehicle vehicle crash on LA Hwy 3256.

  Enjoying a morning bird walk at Tuten Park

The City of Lake Charles and Gulf Coast Bird Club sponsored a morning bird walk at Tuten Park.

  Lacassine Industrial Rail Terminal could bring up to 200 jobs to Jeff Davis parish

The Lacassine Rail Terminal to be operated by Rail Logix, is the first of its kind in Southwest Louisiana.
  Lake Charles scores poorly in protecting LGBTQ community
BPSO searching for suspect in burglary near Dry Creek

NATIONAL HEADLINES

Judge tosses Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump

A federal judge has dismissed porn actress Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump

  VIDEO: How much fun can elephants have with giant pumpkins? Just watch

Elephants love to play with pumpkins. Just watch “Squishing of the Squash” at Zoo Oregon.

SPORTS

McNeese up to No. 6 in both FCS polls

Astros take on The Red Sox

We have a list of how to watch and listen to the Houston Astros game here as well as live score updates.

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TOUCHDOWN LIVE

TDL Week 7: Scores and highlights
WATCH: LaGrange @ Sulphur
  Sports Person of the Week - Branden Walker