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.
University of Central Arkansas, Broadcast Journalism and Public Relations, 2017
Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s Office stated on Monday, deputies had arrested Damon Levar Gloston, 40, for not notifying Sex Offender Watch deputies that he moved within 1,000 feet of Lake Arthur Elementary in July
“This has been a lifelong dream for me. I remember my dad in the 70′s, he worked here at this agency, and I remember the Gran Torino with the blue bubblegum lights on it, and I’ve just always wanted to be a DeRidder Police Officer.”
Rodeo fans are mourning the death of a rising rodeo star from Lake Arthur. Clay Leblanc, 23, was killed during a saddle bronc competition in Leesville last weekend. Now his friends and family are saying he will be remembered for being a family man with a ‘can do’ attitude.
Lots of debate at the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury meeting Wednesday night regarding the rezoning of property at 1130 North Perkins Ferry Road from single family residential to light commercial development. The applicant plans to put a convenience store on the property.
Earlier this week, there was a failure in one of the sewer lines in downtown Lake Charles, prompting emergency repairs. This comes as the city is going through it’s sewer lines to see if any maintenance is needed.
63 people from across Louisiana have been arrested on child exploitation charges as part of Operation Broken Heart, the Attorney General’s Office announced Monday, June 24. 8 of those arrested were in Southwest Louisiana.
With Colonel Jarrett Thomas II leaving soon for Afghanistan to serve as a Senior Adviser for the Ministry of Defense, it was a homecoming of sorts for the new Garrison Commander, Colonel Ryan Roseberry.