Chandler Watkins

Born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas, Chandler is excited to be in Lake Charles covering the news that matters to you. Chandler graduated from the University of Central Arkansas in December 2017 after studying broadcast journalism and public relations. She worked for the student-run news station, News 6, as a reporter, anchor, and even news director! In her free time, you can find Chandler exploring Southwest Louisiana, watching sports, or trying out all the amazing Cajun food.

Recent Articles by Chandler

  Police arrest two in drug bust, Sulphur business may have been used as front for drug-running

Law enforcement working four armed robbery cases that could be connected

Man arrested for possession of child pornography

STUDY: More U.S. teens vaping, using e-cigarettes

‘There are two sides to every story’ says DeQuincy doctor accused of phoning in fake shooter at hospital

Authorities: Surveillance footage helps identify suspects in Jennings shooting

DeQuincy house deemed total loss after fire, officials say

Beauregard, Calcasieu and Vernon monitoring Sabine water levels

Bon Wier gauge forecast to rise into a major flood stage by Sunday

Beauregard Sheriff’s Office abuses inmates, DeRidder Councilman says

Drivers could pay thousands in penalties over one DWI

Calcasieu Sheriff looks back at standout cases in 2018

State Police say traffic fatalities are down in 2018 from last year

Safety tips for children gifted guns this Christmas

DeRidder Police treated to a home cooked meal on Christmas

The DeRidder Police Department brings Christmas to town a day early

Iowa Police hand out gift cards instead of tickets

Lake Charles city council approves traffic study on La. 14

Westlake looking to potentially sell natural gas to industries

Officials say car that drove off Cameron ferry was traveling full speed