Most want to see positive growth in southwest Louisiana. Yet some have positively had it with growth they think is causing flooding a drainage problems.More >>
Most want to see positive growth in southwest Louisiana. Yet some have positively had it with growth they think is causing flooding and drainage problems.More >>
Random acts of kindness are hard come by, but one Hardee's employee was served an extra helping of kindness when she thought all was lost.
Felisha Morgan is a foreign exchange student from Jamaica, working two jobs to support herself, and although she works hard she never loses her smile.More >>
Just a year after Louisiana was ranked as the 7th worst state for business, CNBC ranked the "Worst States to Live In 2017". Louisiana ranks 2nd worst. "That doesn't surprise me," said Alex Allemond. "I meet a lot of people at my job and they don't like Louisiana." The study's quality of life score is 87 out of 300 points, a score Louisiana resident Jeff Staples disagrees with. "I think the quality of life is great," he said.More >>
Two more people have been arrested in connection with a homicide on N. Simmons Street early Monday morning, authorities said. But charges are being withdrawn against one of the people first arrested for the crime. Gary Obrien, 31, was shot when he refused to comply with a demand made by one of a group of males who were robbing the home, authorities said. Lake Charles men Devonta Deywane Orphey, 23, and Devin Jalmal Holefield, 25, were arrested Thursday afternoon in Waco, Texas, ...More >>
For the first time ever, the United States will be able to export rice to China, the largest rice consumer in the world.
A trade agreement between the two nations could provide a boost to U.S. rice growers and millers, including those here in Southwest Louisiana.More >>