Digital Managing Editor, Townsquare Media Lake Charles
How Louisiana Are You? Take Our Quiz and Find Out!
Whether you were born in the Bayou State, moved here, or just wish you were a native, what kind of Louisianan are you? Take our quiz and find out!
Yankees Are Freaking Out About Crawfish Again
Watch out, y'all. It's the crawfishpocalypse up in Yankee Land!
New I-10 Bridge? Don’t Hold Your Breath
We've heard this all before. Whenever we start yelling too loudly about the bridge, DOTD swoops in and calms us down with promises. Then nothing ever happens.
How Safe Is Our Drinking Water In Southwest Louisiana?
Although currently in compliance with federal standards, contaminants have been detected at levels above health guidelines in most Lake Area drinking water.
‘Go back to selling bottle rockets’ – Calcasieu Parish Police Juror Responds To Flooding C…
A local resident says he received a one-sentence reply from a Calcasieu Parish Police Juror in response to his concerns regarding area flooding.
No, Louisiana’s Education System Isn’t the Worst in the Nation
If you've seen stories going around about how Louisiana has the worst education system in the nation, don't worry. They're nonsense. Here's why.
‘Tax-Free’ Weekend Isn’t Tax-Free And Isn’t Worth It
"Tax-Free" Weekend is coming up, but it doesn't really mean much here in Louisiana. We'll still be paying one of the highest sales taxes in the country.
The Back-to-School Nightmare Begins
There are a few common miseries every household with school-age kids must endure at this time of year. Here are the highlights.
Sulphur Judge Makes National News Over Christian Drug Treatment Course
Sulphur, LA is making national news over first-time drug offenders' participation in a Christian drug treatment course offered by a local church.
20 Things You Can Buy With The $20k Clay Higgins Secured For Regional Development
Clay Higgins recently secured $20,000 of federal funds for a SWLA development commission. We could buy exactly one Honda Civic with that. Or 666 voodoo dolls.
Four Louisiana Areas Named ‘Least Educated’ In Nation
A recent study of America's 150 most populated metro areas ranked four Louisiana areas among the Least Educated in the nation. None were ranked Most Educated.
Something About The I-10 Bridge Doesn’t Add Up
DOTD says the I-10 bridge will exceed its safe capacity by the year 2040. But what if we told you it was already over capacity two years ago? Like, by a lot.