Digital Managing Editor, Townsquare Media Lake Charles
We Need to Stop Listening and Start Talking, Lake Charles
We've got problems, Lake Charles. We need to stop listening to the PR spin and start talking about solutions.
Letter Grades Are Failing Louisiana Students
Giving letter grades to students instead of real numbers has made it harder to excel and harder to fail, but easier than ever to be average.
10 Things That Will Make You Regret Moving To Louisiana
These are the things nobody warns you about before you move to Louisiana.
Cajun Breakfast Cereals
Did you know Louisiana has a bunch of terrific breakfast cereals unique to the region? Probably not, because we just made them up. Hey, we can dream, can't we?
Living Off The Working Poor
Some businesses thrive in a bad economy, because they capitalize on people who are struggling to make ends meet. We have a lot of them in the Lake Area.
Catholic Alligator Goes to Confession
Even gators need a little salvation every now and then, which is probably why this guy was spotted at St. Mary of the Lake in Lake Charles yesterday afternoon.
It Doesn’t Pay To Live In Lake Charles
Why do so many people need Section 8 housing? Because the math just doesn’t add up for the average single adult living and working in Lake Charles.
Random Louisiana Things You Totally Should’ve Ordered On Amazon Prime Day, But Probably Di…
You might've forgotten about Amazon Prime Day, but we didn't. YOU ARE WELCOME.
‘New’ Amelia Earhart Photo Discovered In A Book Published Two Years BEFORE She Disappeared
You've probably seen that shocking new photo that “proves” Amelia Earhart was captured in 1937. So why does it show up in a book from 1935?
Top 10 Lake Charles Elementary Schools
It's time to start thinking about the new school year. Did your school make the grade?
Who’s Lying About a New Calcasieu River Bridge?
For years, we've been told that contamination from a 1994 chemical spill has prevented work on the I-10 Bridge. But what if that's not entirely true?
The Best (and Worst) Things About Living in Louisiana
Louisiana is a unique, weird place unlike anywhere else on the planet, and we wouldn't have it any other way. Here are five of the best (and worst) things about us.