Lake Charles

Louisiana-Texas Coast Pounded as Hurricane Laura Marches North

Hurricane Laura marched onto the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas as a Category 4 storm early Thursday morning leaving widespread power outages and massive property damage. Power outages run from the Beaumont-Port Arthur area in Texas eastward to Lafayette, Louisiana.

A picture taken on August 27, 2020 shows a ship anchored to a dock using a searchlight to look at smaller fishing ships as hurricane Laura passes over in Lake Charles, Louisiana. - Hurricane Laura slammed into the southern US state of Louisiana on August 27 and the monster category …