Friday, May 24 2013 11:20 PM EDT2013-05-25 03:20:27 GMT
For a family in Lake Charles, one phone call changed everything. The aftermath of the Moore, Okla. tornado revealed the loss of a loved one. One of the children who died at a school destroyed by the tornadoMore >>
A family in Lake Charles mourns the loss of a young relative in the Moore, Oklahoma tornado.
Friday, May 24 2013 8:43 PM EDT2013-05-25 00:43:00 GMT
The Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a bank robbery suspect. The Vernon Bank branch on Colony Boulevard in New Llano was robbed Thursday afternoon. Investigators say a black male subjectMore >>
The Vernon Bank branch on Colony Boulevard in New Llano was robbed Thursday afternoon.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 7:33 PM EDT2013-05-24 23:33:22 GMT
A kindergartner at T.S. Cooley Elementary Magnet School in Lake Charles read 875 books in one school year. Sophia Moss is 5-years-old and she loves to read. "A lot of the days I read books. It's justMore >>
Sophia loves to read. She even wrote her own book and did her book report on it! And even though she's just beginning her academic career, it's only the beginning of her story.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 7:24 PM EDT2013-05-24 23:24:38 GMT
Southwest Louisiana is doing its part in the Oklahoma tornado recovery effort. In Westlake, people from all over Southwest Louisiana donated items for the tornado victims. It all started with one manMore >>
Southwest Louisiana is doing its part in the Oklahoma tornado recovery effort.More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 5:51 PM EDT2013-05-24 21:51:00 GMT
The following are closures and changes in garbage collection schedules in Southwest Louisiana related to the Memorial Day holiday: Lake Charles: The City of Lake Charles will observe the Memorial DayMore >>
The following are closures and changes in garbage collection schedules in Southwest Louisiana related to the Memorial Day holiday:More >>
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The following waste schedules have been announced regarding the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday:
There will be no changes to the waste collection schedule for Lafayette Parish residents the entire week of the MLK holiday. However, Lafayette Consolidated Government's Compost Facility at 400 Dugas Rd. will be closed on Monday in recognition of the holiday.
All Parish departments will be closed during the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Monday, Jan. 21 and will re-open on Tuesday, Jan. 22. Garbage and trash pickup will run as normally scheduled for Waste Management and Jim Bill customers. The Residential Solid Waste Convenience Centers located on the east and west sides of the parish will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Monday, Jan. 21.
Lake Charles: City offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 21. There will be no trash or garbage pickup on Monday, and trash and garbage normally picked up on Monday will be rescheduled for pickup on Tuesday, Jan. 22. Trash and garbage normally picked up on Tuesday will be rescheduled for pickup on Wednesday, Jan. 23. Thursday and Friday routes will remain on their regular schedules.
All recycling stations, including the roving recycling truck and the incinerator will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21. They will resume regular operations on Tuesday, Jan. 22.
Sulphur:City offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 21. There will be no interruptions to the residential garbage/trash collection schedule.