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Updated Mar 1, 2015 at 3:37 PM

LAKE CHARLES- The spring 2015 McNeese State University Career Fair will be held from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday, March 2, in the Recreational Complex on campus in Lake Charles. McNeese students of all majors and classifications, as well as alumni, can participate.

Updated Mar 1, 2015 at 9:44 AM

A community Easter egg hunt is in the works for the City of Sulphur. The event is slated to be held Saturday, April 4, at the Heritage Square Pavilion and The Grove at Heritage Square park. The hunt should begin at 10 a.m.

Updated Feb 26, 2015 at 9:15 AM

A prolific writer of poems and children's stories, Mary McKelvey of Vinton had been — for nearly four decades — a storyteller who had yet to be published. That is until late last year when a story that she wrote over 35 years ago for her...

Updated Feb 25, 2015 at 2:29 PM

When a headache occurs, lie down in a darkened room, if possible. Apply a warm towel to your face, eyes, and temples, or try a cold compress on the back of your neck. Most pregnant women can safely take acetaminophen to treat occasional headaches.

Posted Feb 25, 2015 at 10:30 AM

Monies raised so far, according to the mayor, should at least cover the cost of the statue to be placed at the memorial. The estimated price for the bust is $10,500.

Updated Feb 25, 2015 at 9:13 AM

The request by Ricky Ketchum to allow each of the three lots to be 3,795 square feet rather than the required 6,000 feet had been denied previously by the Sulphur Land Use Commission.

Posted Feb 24, 2015 at 2:30 PM

On February 8, World Marriage Day, after the 9 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church, 19 couples renewed their wedding vows.

Updated Feb 24, 2015 at 2:16 PM

The suspect is described as a white male; 5'10” to 6'2” tall with a slim build; sporting short brown hair; and wearing light colored blue jeans and a blue hoodie. The suspect may have arrived and left in an unknown make or model four...

Updated Feb 24, 2015 at 9:03 AM

Today, sentinel lymph node biopsy is available to detect a tumor's progress and frequently spare a patient from unnecessary lymph node surgery. This targeted approach to cancer staging is available locally and performed regularly at West Calcasieu...

Updated Feb 23, 2015 at 5:04 PM

Winter weather conditions have resulted in the announcement of several closures in the area for Tuesday, February 24.

Posted Feb 23, 2015 at 5:00 PM

The Sulphur Kiwanis Club spotlight Sulphur High School senior Haley Campbell, 18, at their meeting on February 18.

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