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Crime

Man found asleep outside a church arrested

Lake Charles – On July 1 at approximately 10:00 p.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to the 900 block of Bilbo Street in ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 5:05 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Governor Abbott Establishes Statewide Face Covering Requirement, Issues Proclamation To Limit Gatherings

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today issued an Executive Order requiring all Texans to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth in public ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:33 pm

Crime

CPSO arrests man for illegal use of a weapon

Lake Charles, LA – On June 29 at approximately 9:30 p.m. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to Lake Caroline Drive in Lake Charles ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:03 pm

Local

NWS Lake Charles weather update: Thu 7.2.20

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected each day through next Tuesday. No widespread severe weather is expected, but deadly lightning and gusty winds are possible ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 2:48 pm

Lifestyle

Divorces 6.15-6.26.20

The following divorces were reported by the office of Vickie Edgerly, Orange County District Clerk, for the week of June 15 – June 26, 2020: ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 1:55 pm

Education

Summer enrollment up dramatically across TSUS

AUSTIN, Texas – Early estimates from across the Texas State University System show a dramatic increase in Summer I session enrollment. Headcount enrollment for the ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 1:06 pm

Obituaries

Virginia Bruce Provost

Virginia Bruce Provost of Austin died July 1, 2020 of renal failure.  She was born May 2, 1944 in Orange, Texas.  Her parents were Judge ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 10:48 am

Education

OC Sheriffs’ Posse scholarship winners announced

The Orange County Sheriffs’ Posse is pleased to give the following scholarships to 2020 seniors of Orange County. Aubree Lanham of West Orange Kelsey Land ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 10:45 am

Education

LSCO pauses returning to campus plan

To The Leader Considering the dramatic increase in cases of COVID-10 in the state of Texas, Lamar State College Orange has amended its Return to ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 10:05 am

Crime

Eighteen years later the death of a child still haunts a community

By Dawn Burleigh Dannarriah Finley was four years old when she went missing around 10 a.m. on July 4, 2002. Her body was found four ... Read more

by Dawn Burleigh, Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:14 am

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