Theresa was born and raised in St. Louis, Mo. After receiving a Bachelor of Journalism degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia, she accepted a reporting job at KPLC. That was April 12, 1978. Over the years Theresa has covered nearly every news beat. Over recent years she has covered the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, the environment and general assignment and many high profile court cases. She often covers issues related to aging and seniors enjoying their golden years. Theresa's on-air work over the years has ranged from investigative reports to a three-week series on quitting smoking. Her work has been recognized locally, statewide and nationally. Theresa is a widow whose life revolves primarily around her four children and her career. She also sings in the choir at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. She attributes her success in life to her strong faith in God and supportive family and friends.
"By...allowing those inmates to roam, walk around on the compound, interacting with staff and other inmates, some are asymptomatic, they are still able to spread the virus to staff and inmates," said Ronald Morris, who is union president of Local 1007.
Cannabis for Warriors achieved a milestone by raising enough money to fund six disabled veterans to receive medical cannabis treatment for a year. Disabled Air Force veteran Katherine Hymel says it's made a major difference in her life.
A pipeline just for training will be built on the SOWELA campus. It will be called the TC Energy Energy Pipeline Academy and will be a hub for students pursuing a career in the oil and gas field. It will provide hands-on training.