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
Just nine weeks ago Sam Houston High School launched it’s Bring Your Own Device program at school, allowing cell phones on campus and in the classrooms after the Calcasieu Parish School Board approved it in their July meeting.
While Congress is on recess, Representative Clay Higgins visited the Lake Area Thursday to tour CHRISTUS Ochsner Lake Area Hospital, specifically the Wellness, Screening and Genetics building and the NICU.
Officers at the department say they want to be a part of bringing attention and supporting awareness, early detection, and treatment for the disease by wearing the pink badges for the entire month of October.
In 2016, the Calcasieu Parish Animal Services and Adoption Center announced a major facility upgrade at their property off Swift Plant Road. The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury said it would be completed by 2018. Three years later, construction hasn’t started yet.
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday that they, along with more than 400 other law enforcement agencies, have partnered with Ring to make it easier for authorities to access user videos. Other agencies across SWLA have similar programs.