Community

Runoff for Westlake mayor; Smith re-elected in DeQuincy

There will be a runoff in the Westlake mayoral race. Hal McMillan, received 689 votes, or 48 percent, ...

Community

Calcasieu Commodity Supplemental Food program offers help for seniors

Felicia Davis, Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Human Services Department, has seen an uptick in USDA commodity distribution applications, ...

Community

Local writer hopes to bring more South La. literature

Local author and Eunice native Jason P. Reed shared selections from his published and unpublished works at the ...

Community

Opening of new Vinton library celebrated

Special to the Daily News The new Calcasieu Parish Vinton Library at 1601 Loree Street celebrated its opening ...

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DCFS plans hiring fair on Wednesday

The Department of Children and Family Services is holding a hiring fair 9 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Nov. 2, at ...

Community

Arts in the Park slated Saturday in Maplewood

By Emily Burleigh American Press Arts in the Park will be returning to Maplewood Middle School Saturday, Oct. ...

Community

Deal allows easier transfer of credits for nursing students

By Emily Burleigh American Press Southwest Louisiana nursing students now have more versatile higher education options. SOWELA Technical ...

Community

Donald Greenwood is the king of car show jambalaya

the festival experience. At the Sulphur Stars and Stripes car show held last week, the jambalaya was second ...

Community

Calcasieu school system teaching good digital citizenship habits

By Emily Burleigh American Press The Calcasieu Parish School District makes it a priority to ensure that Southwest ...

Community

Lt. Gov. recognizes Cal-Cam Fair 100th year, pageant winners announced

Turning 100 is a big deal, and the birthday celebration began for the Cal Cam Fair on Oct. ...

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