Through the Storm: Part 3 - Sun Still Rises

On August 27, 2020 Hurricane Laura hit Southwest Louisiana causing major destruction throughout the area. Then shortly after, on October 9, 2020, the area suffered a second round of devastation from Hurricane Delta. This three part series documents some of…

Bravo Company LLC

Bravo Company LLC is a veteran owned and operated company right here in SWLA. Owners Benjamin Wild and Terry Wild want to stress that their company is here to build quality fences, and wants their customers to know they will…

Get Pampered! You know you deserve it!

The Steel Magnolia Co. A full service salon that is now open with 10 stylists to serve you. To make an appointment, you can message them via Facebook. Let Ryan and his team pamper you!     [videoembed][/videoembed]

Prenatal Imaging available for expected mothers

Moss Bluff Prenatal Imaging & Boutique is open for business! We spoke with Ryan Chesson of Moss Bluff Prenatal Imaging & Boutique about services they offer for expecting moms to get photos of your baby.     [videoembed][/videoembed]

Lake Charles Airport is expanding!

LCH is growing! We talked to Heath Allen at the Lake Charles Regional Airport again, this time he tells us about the expansion. He also talks about the airlines that currently use LCH.       [videoembed][/videoembed]

LSU Family Practice here and ready to help!

  Dr. De LA Paz tells us about the Community Clinic at the Calcasieu Parish Health Unit. The Physicians of the LSU Family Practice are staffing the clinic and are ready to help.     [videoembed][/videoembed]    

No charge permits for hurricane related jobs!

[videoembed][/videoembed]   Do you know what you need a permit for? Dana at the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury permit office tells us what we may need permits for. She also told us they have waived the permit fees for repairs.

Free Community Clinic for SWLA

LDH region 5 has teamed up with LSU family practice to open a Community Clinic for SWLA. It is a walk-in clinic and there is no charge. Clients are served on a first come, first serve basis. For more info,…

Lessons from Laura

Outside the tiny window the tree blew back and forth like a blade of grass on the prairie.  The wind howled louder with each gust and the rain battered against the roof and walls trying its best to enter the…

Economic Recovery talk with George Swift

[videoembed][/videoembed]   George Swift of the SWLA Economic Development Alliance tells us about economic recovery in SWLA. They have set up a Business Recovery Center at the The Seed Center to help businesses apply for the SBA loan as well…

Housing market has shifted. Be informed!

[videoembed][/videoembed] Supply and demand of the housing market in the area has shifted. We talked to Katy Edgerton, Realtor about the shift of the market in the area, and what this means for those looking to buy or sell a…

Unseen issues in your home could be costly

[videoembed][/videoembed] Chris of  BDA Inspections - Lake Charles/Beaumont tells us about the importance of a home inspection. There could be issues that are unseen, especially post Hurricane, but a home inspector can keep you from a misstep.

Free Haircuts for 1st Responders!

[videoembed][/videoembed]   Free Haircuts for 1st responders The Ritz Academy is offering free hair cuts to first responders. To make an appointment, reach out to them via their Facebook or Instagram. They are also business as normal, so if you…

Avoid Roofing Scams

[videoembed][/videoembed] We talked to Billy Savely with Southside Roofing - Lake Charles and Southside Roofing Lafayette Home Improvements. He gives us great information about what to ask when you are selecting a roofing contractor.

Southside Roofing Worker Accommodations

[videoembed][/videoembed] Billy Savely of Southside Roofing - Lake Charles and Southside Roofing Lafayette Home Improvements gives us a tour of the accommodations he has made for his team while they help get new roofs on SWLA homes.