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Updated Oct 19, 2014 at 5:54 PM

Early voting for items in Calcasieu Parish on the November 4 ballot is set to begin Tuesday, October 21, and end Tuesday, October 28

Updated Oct 16, 2014 at 9:31 AM

The following is an explanation of each amendment as prepared by the non-partisan staff of the Louisiana House of Representatives using part of the language from the Public Affairs Research (PAR) Council's amendment guide. PAR's detailed explanation...

Posted Oct 15, 2014 at 12:30 PM

Hangar H can accommodate up to C-5 sized aircraft and features an unobstructed interior, LED lighting and large-diameter fans. The hangar includes an additional 6,000 square feet of office space.

Posted Oct 14, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Col. T. Glenn Moore, Fort Polk garrison commander, helped cut the ribbon for the grand opening and said a few words. “The grand opening is a big day for Fort Polk and the Thrift Shop. Not only does the shop provide a needed service to the Fort...

Posted Oct 13, 2014 at 2:00 PM

New Kisatchie National Forest Supervisor Eddie Taylor paid a visit to the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk Oct. 6 to get a first-hand look at the area shared through a special land use agreement between the forest and installation.

Updated Oct 13, 2014 at 12:44 PM

Ash remains resulting from the incinerated belongings taken from the Dallas apartment of Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, who recently died from the virus, are not coming to the southwest Louisiana Chemical Waste Management landfill in Carlyss.

Updated Oct 13, 2014 at 10:44 AM

Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says he will take legal action to stop the incinerated personal belongings of a Dallas Ebola victim from being disposed of in a landfill in Calcasieu Parish.

Posted Oct 11, 2014 at 11:00 AM

The university is celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2014 with a mixture of traditional and special events for this Homecoming. This year's theme is “Cowboys Forever.”

Posted Oct 10, 2014 at 1:00 PM

In a phone interview with the Daily News, Milito said with the incoming industrial expansion in Southwest Louisiana by the year 2035, natural gas and its auxiliaries will have created more than 170,000 jobs in Louisiana alone.

Updated Oct 8, 2014 at 1:48 PM

Now a motivational speaker, the Texas native travels the world to visit with Soldiers from all U.S. military branches and share his message of hope and the need for military members to take mental health issues seriously.

Updated Oct 7, 2014 at 3:01 PM

Leucadia National Corporation recently announced that their local subsidiary, Lake Charles Clean Energy, will cease any further development of the gasification complex planned for Calcasieu Parish.

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