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Posted Jun 29, 2015 at 10:30 AM

The amateur, or ham, radio operators put their skills to the test demonstrating their ability to operate under any condition and from any location in order to create an independent communications network for any emergency needs.

Updated Jun 29, 2015 at 8:37 AM

The city's culture was the main topic of discussion at the Vision Sulphur II meeting on Thursday, June 25. Local resident Charlie Atherton called Sulphur's culture “one of the cornerstones of what is driving the Vision” and that a good...

Posted Jun 28, 2015 at 12:30 PM

According to SFD Chief Danny Dupre, while the amount of vehicular accidents in the city is not significantly on the rise, the amount of time it is taking for the department to navigate their large trucks through increased traffic has. As first...

Updated Jun 28, 2015 at 10:14 AM

According to Beam, last fall, the Police Jury authorized its staff to conduct an updated study of drainage management in the parish to focus on the organizational structure and ordinances needed to help direct development.

Posted Jun 27, 2015 at 1:00 PM

With the popularity of culinary tourism and in celebration of the area's world-famous cuisine, the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) is inviting the public to vote for their top three favorite restaurants now...

Posted Jun 27, 2015 at 8:30 AM

A groundbreaking ceremony took place Friday, June 19, at the future home of the United Way of Southwest Louisiana, located at 815 Ryan Street in downtown Lake Charles.

Posted Jun 26, 2015 at 2:00 PM

The Calcasieu Parish Regional Law Enforcement Training Academy completed its 111th Basic Academy by conducting graduation ceremonies on Thursday for 35 officers representing 12 agencies in the five-parish area.

Updated Jun 26, 2015 at 10:01 AM

That 7.8 percent growth equals to about 7,400 jobs added to the local economy over the past year.

Posted Jun 25, 2015 at 3:00 PM

Summer-flowering vines can provide color, fragrance and interest to Louisiana landscapes. They can also provide screening and even shade if they are allowed to cover an overhead structure.

Posted Jun 25, 2015 at 12:30 PM

One of Sulphur's own continues to serve on the LPA board. SDN Publisher Suzanne Nelson is serving a three-year term.

Updated Jun 25, 2015 at 9:19 AM

he term “walking pneumonia” is often used to describe pneumonia that isn't severe enough to require bed rest or hospitalization. Walking pneumonia is often caused by Mycoplasma pneumoniae, microscopic organisms related to bacteria.

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