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Stories with place: Lake Charles
  • Lake Charles police solve 1999 aggravated rape case 
    Updated: Jul-31-15 1:38 pm

    LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - Lake Charles police have solved an aggravated rape case dating back to October 1999.

  • Woman pleads guilty in infant's death 
    Updated: Jul-23-15 8:41 am

    LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - A 26-year-old Lake Charles woman has pleaded guilty to negligent homicide in the 2014 death of an infant.

  • Young alligator snapping turtles released in SW Louisiana 
    Updated: Jul-21-15 2:50 pm

    LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - Eight young alligator snapping turtles - held carefully to avoid their nasty bites - have been released in southwest Louisiana as part of a state program to try to keep the reptiles off the federal endangered list.

  • Lake Charles man pleads guilty in $5.8M Ponzi scheme 
    Updated: Jul-20-15 4:19 am

    LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - U.S. Attorney Stephanie Finley says a Lake Charles man has pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud in a $5.8 million Ponzi scheme.

  • Chennault International Airport looks to expand 
    Updated: Jul-16-15 4:08 pm

    LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - The Chennault International Airport Authority is looking at a $257 million expansion to increase the airport's cargo-handling capacity.

  • Lake Charles airport looks to expand 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 7:46 am

    LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - Officials with the Chennault International Airport Authority are proposing a $257 million expansion to increase the airport's cargo-handling capacity, a plan that calls for building on 220 acres already occupied by Mallard Cove Golf Course.

  • Port Board approves stevedore license 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 4:44 pm

    LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - Lake Charles Port Board has approved a stevedore license for New Orleans-based Coastal Cargo.