Staff Reports, Author at Southwest Daily News

covid-19

Monoclonal antibody community-based treatment sites open

The Louisiana Department of Health is now operating 17 federally supported monoclonal antibody therapy treatment sites across the state. Each site is open seven days ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 4:24 pm

crime

Driver in Moss Bluff hit-and-run sought

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a hit-and-run that occurred on Monday afternoon on Tomahawk Drive in Moss Bluff. Spokesperson Kaylva Vincent said the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 4:15 pm

crime

Hayes man charged in Bell City shooting

A Hayes man has been charged with battery after a shooting someone in the abdomen during an argument. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Kayla Vincent ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 1:59 pm

crime

Two arrested, one sought in drive-by shooting

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested two men and are searching for another in a Monday night drive-by shooting in Vinton. Spokesperson Kayla Vincent ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 11:32 am

Community

New generation of deputies leading D.A.R.E.

By Pamela Sleezer Two deputies with the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office are taking on the responsibility of bringing the invaluable nationwide Drug Abuse Resistance Education ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:52 am

industry

Sasol kicks off largest capital project of fiscal year with turnaround

Sasol last week began its largest capital project of this fiscal year with the Lake Charles Chemical Complex East Plant ethylene and steam turnaround. The ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:50 am

gillis

Driver sought in hit-and-run

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s deputies are searching for the driver of a truck involved in a hit-and-run Friday morning at the intersection of Topsy and Welcome roads ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 2:05 pm

covid-19

Four-time cancer survivor beats COVID-19

By John Guidroz Bonnie Coleman is a survivor, having beaten breast cancer more than three decades ago, along with three bouts of Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 1:05 pm

dequincy

Johnny Copeland: Fire chief has a heart to serve

By Marlisa Harding It takes a special person to serve their community as a volunteer firefighter, DeQuincy Fire Chief Johnny Copeland said. DeQuincy’s 20-person fire ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 1:03 pm

crime

10/12: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff announces arrest list

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests: Jeffery Wayne Hebert, 49, 2465 La. 397, Lot 53 — operating while intoxicated, fourth offense; careless ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 1:00 pm

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