Politics

Politics

Lakeside Bank Welcomes State Senator Ronnie Johns to its Board of Directors  A well-respected businessman and active community volunteer, Senator Johns has represented District 27 in the Louisiana State Senate since 2012. He previously served...

Police Jury Begins New Term January 11, 2016 – The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury was officially sworn in at a special organizational meeting held this morning in the Parish Government Building. All Jurors representing 15...

Although she is not the only Democrat to step up in the race for U.S. President in 2016, Hillary Rodham Clinton is being criticized for not taking a step towards announcing her official candidacy.  ...

Tony Guillory, Calcasieu Parish Police Juror for District 4, will serve as an at large member of the Executive Board of the Police Jury Association of Louisiana as well as Vice President of the...

Goodbye 2014, with all of your politics, economics and varied events. Personally, it was a year that I will never forget; all for the wrong reasons. But, from it sprang “hope” for the future;...

Finally, the elections are over! The phone calls and political television commercials have ceased. The people of Calcasieu Parish and the State of Louisiana have spoken. All local SWLA candidates are to be congratulated...