Contact Us
SWLA News

SWLA News

staff photo
[

Crowley Student’s Starfish Speech Wins National Competition [VIDEO]

Grant Suire, a 8th grade student at St. Michael's in Crowley, has placed first in the National Junior Beta Club's speech competition. His message involves starfish and service. And it's brilliant!

Read More

Shannon
Shannon
[

Name Change for Bord Du Lac Drive?

There is a big move afoot to change the name of Bord Du Lac Drive to Randy Roach Parkway

Read More

Road Closed Ahead
Jens_Lambert_Photography/ThinkStock
[

Southbound 5th Avenue Bridge to Be Removed and Replaced

A turnaround will be temporarily implemented for southbound traffic on 5th Avenue as they remove and replace a bridge.

Read More

Category: SWLA News Tags:
Nic Hunter & His Rescue Dogs/Facebook
Nic Hunter & His Rescue Dogs/Facebook
[

Celebrate Mayor-Elect Nic Hunter’s Inauguration And Help Animal Rescues!

Nic Hunter will officially become the next mayor of Lake Charles on Saturday, July 1st. But before that, there's a celebration and your ticket helps animals in need of rescue.

Read More

hqdefault8
[

Jim Cantore Gives A Quick Lake Area Forecast

I caught up with Jim Cantore on the I-10 beach and we had a fast conversation about Cindy

Read More

School classroom with school desks and blackboard in Japanese high school
maroke
[

School Closures in Southwest Louisiana, June 21 & 22

Get a list of schools closing on Wednesday & Thursday, due to Tropical Storm Cindy making land fall.

Read More

Floods After Heavy Rains At German-Polish Border
Getty Images
[

Southwest Louisiana Sandbag Locations by Parish

If you live in an area known to flood, now would be the best time to pick up sandbags at area locations.

Read More

nhc.noaa.gov
nhc.noaa.gov
[

Lake Charles Will Get The Worst Wind Of TS Cindy

We should be thankful that this storm will only be a Tropical Storm when it hits, but at the same time we will see the worst that Cindy has to offer.

Read More

Category: SWLA News, Weather Tags:
nhc.noaa.gov
nhc.noaa.gov
[

4 PM National Hurricane Center Update On TS Cindy

Tropical Storm Cindy is bearing down on Lake Charles and our surrounding listening area.

Read More

Category: SWLA News, Weather Tags:
Thinkstock
Thinkstock
[

Shopping: Hurricane Essentials

We might have some bad weather on the way. Here are items you should get now and keep around the house.

Read More

U.S. Gas Prices Jump 33 Cents In Two Weeks
Getty Images
[

Supply Check List To Be Prepared For Tropical Weather

We should always have a plan in place and have supplies handy just in case it gets a little dicey. Here is a list of some important things to have on hand.

Read More

Category: SWLA News, Weather Tags:
heavy rain
arrfoto / Think Stock
[

City of Lake Charles Planning for Heavy Rain

Heavy rains beginning Wednesday or Thursday, with rainfall expected to last for several days. This city wants you to be prepared.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://929thelake.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The Lake House quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The Lake House contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.