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

  Sulphur man arrested in connection to string of burglaries

Crime rate rises around holidays, police say

SWLA farmers discuss how colder temperatures earlier in the year affect them

Abraham’s Tent prepares for Pack the Tent food drive

Louisiana Department of Education releases public school grades

Police still searching for escaped Sulphur inmate

Police see rise in counterfeit currency in SWLA

NWS confirms two EF-1 tornadoes in Calcasieu Parish

What happens to police evidence?

Breaking down the 6 amendments on the ballot

Law enforcement and hospital discuss safety procedures following lockdown

Traffic kept interstate drivers bumper to bumper

LCPD says children witnessed drive-by shooting Monday

First Medical Marijuana Health Clinic in Lake Charles

Car crash victim thanks fire fighters

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Man with warrants from several law enforcement agencies arrested in Lake Charles

BPSO deputies will now carry Narcan

Mickey Smith Jr. reacts to being a Grammy semifinalist

Authorities receive complaints over homecoming pranks