S. J. Welsh Middle School is hosting “Walk 2 School Day” this Thursday, February 28, from 7 a.m. - 8 a.m. The goal is to spread awareness to motorists of children who walk to school as well as promote safe walking for all pedestrians. The event will also encourage more children to walk to school in an effort to relieve traffic congestion thereby improving the environment and also encourage healthy
Starting Monday, if you're using the stretch of Interstate between the big Calcasieu River bridge and PPG Drive along I-10, things are going to start getting slower. For the next six months, the state DOTD will be rebuilding that nasty stretch of highway.