Education

Education

Sasol donated $15,000 and provided volunteers to Junior Achievement of Southwest Louisiana during the 2016-2017 year in support of several financial literacy programs. In July, middle school students participated in JA It’s My Future™ taught...

American Culinary Federation Certification Evaluator The American Culinary Federation (ACF) has recognized Chef Jerry Sonnier, faculty program coordinator and Culinary Arts instructor at SOWELA Technical Community College, as a Certification Evaluator. To become a Certification Evaluator,...

The McNeese State University Performing Arts Department will present a free piano recital featuring McNeese associate professor of music Dr. Lina Morita at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2, in Tritico Theatre. This performance kicks off...

The longtime coach of Lake Charles High School (LCHS), R.S. Killen, was celebrated on Friday, July 1, with a ceremony dedicating a memorial to his legacy with a Killen Field Marker placed on the...

Canadian folk band, Vishten, will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 16, in F.G. Bulber Auditorium at McNeese State University as part of the 2016 Banners at McNeese season. The band is comprised of three...

Gifted artist and teacher, Lian Quan Zhen, is coming to Lake Charles in early April. In addition to teaching two 3-day Watercolor Workshops, Lian will be honored with a Reception where his paintings and...

Mardi Gras Shoebox Float Contest Winners Announced  The Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau recently held a community-wide Mardi Gras Shoebox Float Contest.  Those entering ranged from school groups, clubs and organizations, professional...

Job Start Job Fair Job Seekers Can Pre-register Now through Noon January 12th January 6, 2016 – This January job seekers are invited to attend the Job Start Job Fair, hosted by the Calcasieu Business...

MusicMakers2U, Inc., a nonprofit organization founded in 2013 for the purpose of providing youth with access to musical instruments, recently elected officers. Officers for 2016 and 2017 are Eva LeBlanc, president; Mickey Smith, vice president;...

Save the Date! By Linda Whittington Hurst Krick Street Kronicles By Linda Whittington Hurst Love to read? Then you want to mark your calendar for February 20, 2016. That is the date for the Third Annual...