LATEST CLOSURES: Tropical Storm Cindy - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

ADVERTISEMENT
Bookmark and Share

LATEST CLOSURES: Tropical Storm Cindy

(Source: Wikipedia) (Source: Wikipedia)
SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA (KPLC) -

Click HERE for school closures.

Here is a list of storm-related closures around Southwest Louisiana:

  • All City of Lake Charles administrative offices, including City Hall, will be open during regularly-scheduled business hours on Friday, June 23. 
  • Waste Management routes scheduled for Thursday will run Friday and Friday's planned routes will run Saturday.
  • Jeff Davis Trash pickup will resume Friday.
  • Waste Connection did not pick up trash Thursday in Calcasieu and Jeff Davis parishes, but will resume Friday.
  • The Calcasieu Parish Clerk of Court is scheduled to open Friday.
  • The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office will resume a normal schedule on Friday, June 23. 
  • The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury meeting scheduled for Thursday, June 22 is rescheduled for Monday, June 26 at 5:30 p.m. The Workforce Development Board meeting scheduled for Thursday was canceled. 
  • The regular Lake Charles City Council meeting scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 21 was rescheduled. A special meeting is planned for 5:30 p.m., Monday, June 26, in the City Council Chambers, 326 Pujo Street.
  • Lake Charles City Transit services will be running again on Friday, June 23 at 5:45 a.m.
  • The City of Lake Charles Summer Food Service Program will resume service on Friday, June 23.
  • The City of Lake Charles Recreation and Parks Department’s Summer Camps will reopen on Friday, June 23.
  • The City of Lake Charles garbage and trash pickup scheduled for Thursday, June 22 was temporarily suspended. Garbage and trash normally picked up on Thursday is rescheduled for Friday, June 23. Garbage and trash normally scheduled for pickup on Friday, June 23, will be picked up on Saturday, June 24.
  • Garbage/trash pickup for the City of Sulphur will resume on Friday, June 23. 
  • Cameron Ferry II has resumed service.
  • The Jeff Davis Parish Libraries will reopen at normal hours on Friday, June 23.
  • The Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge has been closed because of flooding. All public access roads and boat launches are closed until further notice.
  • The Beauregard Watermelon Festival scheduled for this weekend in DeRidder has been canceled due to weather.

Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Viewing the eclipse around SWLA

    Viewing the eclipse around SWLA

    Monday, August 21 2017 9:41 PM EDT2017-08-22 01:41:38 GMT
    (Source: Wikipedia)(Source: Wikipedia)

    We only saw around 70-percent coverage during the eclipse, but that didn't stop residents and students from getting hyped up about it. At Sam Houston High School, Sara Blankenship's Biology class shifted gears to learn about this major event, a total solar eclipse. The first time we've seen one across the US in a while and 9th grade students like Allison Hull and Ben Martin are excited. “I think it’s really cool because 99 years ago was the last total one which is what ...

    More >>

    We only saw around 70-percent coverage during the eclipse, but that didn't stop residents and students from getting hyped up about it. At Sam Houston High School, Sara Blankenship's Biology class shifted gears to learn about this major event, a total solar eclipse. The first time we've seen one across the US in a while and 9th grade students like Allison Hull and Ben Martin are excited. “I think it’s really cool because 99 years ago was the last total one which is what ...

    More >>
  • Dequincy Elementary students watch eclipse with special telescope

    Dequincy Elementary students watch eclipse with special telescope

    Monday, August 21 2017 9:38 PM EDT2017-08-22 01:38:43 GMT

    While many people across the United States watched today's solar eclipse with special eclipse glasses, some students at Dequincy Elementary had a different option.  Smiles were on many faces of the third graders at the school, who were able to view the solar eclipse through a special Dobsonian telescope. This was all thanks to a local amateur Astronomer, Blake Gaspard.  Gaspard heard the school was interested in safe activities for the eclipse so he off...

    More >>

    While many people across the United States watched today's solar eclipse with special eclipse glasses, some students at Dequincy Elementary had a different option.  Smiles were on many faces of the third graders at the school, who were able to view the solar eclipse through a special Dobsonian telescope. This was all thanks to a local amateur Astronomer, Blake Gaspard.  Gaspard heard the school was interested in safe activities for the eclipse so he off...

    More >>
  • Police: Westlake man arrested for third time on child porn charges

    Police: Westlake man arrested for third time on child porn charges

    Monday, August 21 2017 9:35 PM EDT2017-08-22 01:35:37 GMT
    (Source: Louisiana State Police)(Source: Louisiana State Police)
    A Westlake man was arrested on child pornography charges for the third time, according to James Anderson spokesman for Louisiana State Police. Joshua J. Cupit, 35, was arrested after Troopers searched his residence is Westlake and found that Cupit had downloaded and shared videos of children being sexually abused, said Anderson.  Cupit is a registered sex offender in two other states for previous convictions related to child pornography. Troopers investigated further...More >>
    A Westlake man was arrested on child pornography charges for the third time, according to James Anderson spokesman for Louisiana State Police. Joshua J. Cupit, 35, was arrested after Troopers searched his residence is Westlake and found that Cupit had downloaded and shared videos of children being sexually abused, said Anderson.  Cupit is a registered sex offender in two other states for previous convictions related to child pornography. Troopers investigated further...More >>
Powered by Frankly