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  • John Schroder elected state treasurer - KPLC-TVJohn Schroder elected state treasurer - KPLC-TV

    John Schroder elected state treasurerKPLC-TVSchroder, R, Covington, defeated Derrick Edwards, D, New Orleans, in the Saturday, Nov. 18 runoff election, which was held to fill the seat of former treasurer John Kennedy, who resigned in 2017 after being elected to the U.S. Senate. Schroder, a ...and more »

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  • Voters talk about low turnout Saturday - KPLC-TVVoters talk about low turnout Saturday - KPLC-TV

    Voters talk about low turnout SaturdayKPLC-TVEighty-four: that's how many people stopped and voted at Prien Lake Elementary just as the clock hit noon. "I think everybody should have some kind of voice in what's happening civically," said voter Charles McNeely. So what's on the ballot bringing ...

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  • 3 people injured following head-on collision in Midland3 people injured following head-on collision in Midland

    Months of undercover work led to Calcasieu's Combined Anti-Drug Team to perform a drug raid on two homes in Lake Charles back in late October. Six were arrested and booked, but one of those suspects was able to get back on the streets that same day, leaving many upset including city council member Luvertha August.

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  • Veteran upset about tattered US flag at Lake Charles post officeVeteran upset about tattered US flag at Lake Charles post office

    A local veteran is looking for answers after seeing an unserviceable American flag flying in front of the post office on Main Street in Lake Charles yesterday. Douglas Ducote, a retired Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army, said he could tell the flag has been in bad condition for months.

    Lake Charles News / 1 d. 4 h. 20 min. ago
  • Veteran upset about tattered US flag at Lake Charles post office - KPLC-TVVeteran upset about tattered US flag at Lake Charles post office - KPLC-TV

    Veteran upset about tattered US flag at Lake Charles post officeKPLC-TVWe take great pride in flying the American flag in front of our facilities, and on designated days, the U.S. flag at the Lake Charles Eastside Finance Unit has been replaced to reflect our pride. For more than two centuries, the Postal Service has been ...

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  • Toys for Tots accepting donations in Calcasieu - KPLC-TVToys for Tots accepting donations in Calcasieu - KPLC-TV

    Toys for Tots accepting donations in CalcasieuKPLC-TV... Toys for Tots served more than 2,500 children in Calcasieu Parish in 2016, according to CPPJ. The campaign continues until Dec. 15. The toys will be distributed from 1-5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16 at the Lake Charles Civic Center. Children must be ...and more »

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  • Lake Charles-Boston ranked in top 100 CLEP-testing centers in country - American PressLake Charles-Boston ranked in top 100 CLEP-testing centers in country - American Press

    Lake Charles-Boston ranked in top 100 CLEP-testing centers in countryAmerican PressLake Charles-Boston Academy of Learning has been ranked in the top 100 CLEP testing centers in the country by the College Board. The College Board, a nonprofit group, creates and administers the group of standardized tests. Students who perform well ...

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  • Deadly accident on U.S 81 in BowieDeadly accident on U.S 81 in Bowie

    Improvements to schools around Lake Charles and Westlake are in the hands of voters come Saturday. The question is, are taxpayers willing to pay more to upgrade public schools? Most school board members are for the bond election in their district, but there are some against it including those from the community who just don't want to pay more in property taxes for 20 years.

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  • CPSB bond election coming up Saturday for ares of Lake Charles and WestlakeCPSB bond election coming up Saturday for ares of Lake Charles and Westlake

    Most school board members are for the bond election in their district, but there are some against it including those from the community who just don't want to pay more in property taxes for 20 years. A bond election is coming up that if voted yes for, could provide capital improvements and renovations to schools in Calcasieu Parish.

    Lake Charles News / 1 d. 23 h. 25 min. ago
  • CPSB bond election coming up Saturday for areas of Lake Charles and Westlake - KPLC-TVCPSB bond election coming up Saturday for areas of Lake Charles and Westlake - KPLC-TV

    CPSB bond election coming up Saturday for areas of Lake Charles and WestlakeKPLC-TVThose who live in North, Southeast and Southwest Lake Charles, and Westlake will have that opportunity to vote on a 20-year bond in their district that would increase homeowner's property taxes. School board member Eric Tarver, who is for the bonds, ...and more »

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  • DNA evidence links Avoyelles inmate to 1997 rape in Lake CharlesDNA evidence links Avoyelles inmate to 1997 rape in Lake Charles

    An Avoyelles Parish Correctional Center inmate faces rape charges related to a 20-year-old cold case in Lake Charles after new testing of DNA evidence taken from the scene. On Nov. 15, authorities with the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office arrested 41-year-old Lorenoza Danela Carlos for aggravated rape; the rape occurred in 1997 in Lake Charles, said Deputy Chief Mark Kraus with the Lake Charles Police Department.

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  • Several agencies battling grass fires in Armstrong CountySeveral agencies battling grass fires in Armstrong County

    Officials say there were two fires that originally started from a vehicle fire where County Road 9 meets Papa Road. An inmate in Avoyelles Parish Correctional Center faces rape charges related to a 20-year-old cold case in Lake Charles.

    Lake Charles News / 2 d. 6 h. 18 min. ago
  • DNA evidence links Avoyelles inmate to 1997 rape in Lake Charles ... - KPLC-TVDNA evidence links Avoyelles inmate to 1997 rape in Lake Charles ... - KPLC-TV

    DNA evidence links Avoyelles inmate to 1997 rape in Lake Charles ...KPLC-TVAn Avoyelles Parish Correctional Center inmate faces rape charges related to a 20-year-old cold case in Lake Charles after new testing of DNA evidence taken ...and more »

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  • UPDATE: Missing man with autism found safe in Lake Charles - KATC Lafayette NewsUPDATE: Missing man with autism found safe in Lake Charles - KATC Lafayette News

    UPDATE: Missing man with autism found safe in Lake CharlesKATC Lafayette NewsUPDATE: Police say that 23-year-old Tre Omar Tezeno was located by his mother later that morning and is safe. On Wednesday night, the Lake Charles Police Department was assigned to 704 Pear Street in reference to a missing person. Mr. Tezeno's ...

    Google News / 2 d. 8 h. 52 min. ago
  • Lake Charles Police Searching For Missing Autistic ManLake Charles Police Searching For Missing Autistic Man

    Tre was last seen at approximately 2:30 PM on November 15th, 2017 in the 700 block of Pear Street. There is no clothing description for Tre.

    Lake Charles News / 2 d. 20 h. 33 min. ago
  • Train collides with log truck near intersection of La. 27 and Mitchell Loop, north of SingerTrain collides with log truck near intersection of La. 27 and Mitchell Loop, north of Singer

    Officials with the Combined Anti-Drug Team are expected to announce a 'major drug bust' during a news conference this afternoon. KPLC will livestream the news conference, which is expected to begin at 3:30 p.m. Click HERE to watch the livestream.

    Lake Charles News / 3 d. 7 h. 52 min. ago
  • Happening Today: Homeless Community Resource FairHappening Today: Homeless Community Resource Fair

    Today, the sixth annual 'Homeless Community Resource Fair' will take place at the Calcasieu Business & Career Solutions Center located at 2424 3rd St, Lake Charles. Since the beginning of October, the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury has been collecting donations that will be distributed to those in need starting today at 9 a.m. The fair will take place today, Nov. 15 and tomorrow, Nov. 16 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. This week is important to recognize as it marks National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, which is November 11-19.

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  • Chris Davidson Opportunity Park at Bush Tennis CenterChris Davidson Opportunity Park at Bush Tennis Center

    Chris Davidson Opportunity Park is designed for children with disabilities. We're told the park was named after 4-year-old, Chris Davidson, who was diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy.

    Lake Charles News / 4 d. 2 h. 42 min. ago
  • Acadia Crime Stoppers: Deputies search for wanted fugitiveAcadia Crime Stoppers: Deputies search for wanted fugitive

    Detectives with the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office say they need your help in locating William J. Hill, white male, 43 years of age. He is described as being 5'8" in height, weighing 185 pounds, with brown hair.

    Lake Charles News / 4 d. 5 h. 5 min. ago
  • Audubon Zoo welcomes two ocelotsAudubon Zoo welcomes two ocelots

    The wild cat species is about twice the size of the average domestic feline, and is known for its dappled coat. Milagre, which means "miracle'' in Portuguese, is a female ocelot, and Joaquin, a male, came to Audubon on October 6 from the Dallas Zoo.

    Lake Charles News / 4 d. 12 h. 30 min. ago
  • Why Passco is Focused on the SoutheastWhy Passco is Focused on the Southeast

    This region of the US is experiencing much more progressive growth than any other region across the nation, especially in areas such as Florida, Virginia and Lake Charles, LA, where the firm made a recent acquisition, Colin Gillis tells GlobeSt.com. Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria.

    Lake Charles News / 4 d. 19 h. 36 min. ago
  • Mayor appoints 6 new members into Armed Forces CommissionMayor appoints 6 new members into Armed Forces Commission

    Lake Charles Mayor Nic Hunter appointed some new faces into the Armed Forces Commission, Monday evening. The commission added six new members.

    Lake Charles News / 4 d. 23 h. 52 min. ago
  • Lake Charles police searching for man accused of shooting at several people on Arkansas Street - KPLC-TVLake Charles police searching for man accused of shooting at several people on Arkansas Street - KPLC-TV

    KATC Lafayette NewsLake Charles police searching for man accused of shooting at several people on Arkansas StreetKPLC-TVJ'vaughn Guillory and a juvenile shot at a group of people who were outside a residence in the 1600 block of Arkansas Street, said Deputy Chief Mark Kraus, Lake Charles Police Department spokesman. Kraus said officers responded to the call at 3:35 p.m. ...Lake Charles man arrested on 5th DWI offenseKATC Lafayette NewsLCPD: Aggravated assaultAmerican Pressall 8 news articles »

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  • Bechtel to design and build Driftwood LNG near Lake Charles for $15.2 billion - The AdvocateBechtel to design and build Driftwood LNG near Lake Charles for $15.2 billion - The Advocate

    The AdvocateBechtel to design and build Driftwood LNG near Lake Charles for $15.2 billionThe AdvocateBechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals Inc has agreed to design and build Tellurian Inc.'s Driftwood LNG, a proposed liquefied natural gas facility near Lake Charles, for $15.2 billion. Driftwood includes 20 liquefaction units, each expected to produce up to 1 ...Tellurian makes $15B deal for engineering and construction of flagship LNG project (Video)Houston Business Journalall 8 news articles »

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  • America: In ConcertAmerica: In Concert

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  • Justin Martindale and the Backstabbers – New Album, “Heartaches and Rattlesnakes”Justin Martindale and the Backstabbers – New Album, “Heartaches and Rattlesnakes”

    Last year while attending the annual Chuckfest in downtown Lake Charles, I was wandering around with my daughter, visiting with friends, watching bands, checking out art, and sampling foods and craft beers. We were heading to the car, when we […]

    Lake Charles.com / 33 d. 14 h. 16 min. ago
  • Grand Funk Railroad: Show Review & Photo GalleryGrand Funk Railroad: Show Review & Photo Gallery

    By: Tracy McGinnis October,  Friday the 13th. Bad luck seemed to bypass the audience at Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La. In fact, I am quite sure everyone that attended the Grand Funk Railroad concert there that night would […]

    Lake Charles.com / 35 d. 6 h. 44 min. ago
  • WWE Hell in a Cell 2017 ReviewWWE Hell in a Cell 2017 Review

    What’s up everyone! KB Kronic back again with a review of WWE’s Hell in a Cell. This PPV was a SMACKDOWN Live exclusive. Now before I get into the meat and potatoes of this PPV I’d like to inform you […]

    Lake Charles.com / 37 d. 11 h. 34 min. ago
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  • Grand Funk Railroad: Concert PreviewGrand Funk Railroad: Concert Preview

    Friday, October 13th, Rock legends Grand Funk Railroad will be in Lake Charles, La. playing the Golden Nugget Casino. Grand Funk was one of the biggest bands on the planet in the 1970’s. They dominated the radio airwaves with hit’s […]

    Lake Charles.com / 38 d. 9 h. 55 min. ago
  • Bret Michaels: Photo GalleryBret Michaels: Photo Gallery

    Bret Michaels performed at the Golden Nugget Casino on Saturday, October 7th, 2017. Photos: Chad Moreno – View Facebook Album View Flickr Gallery

    Lake Charles.com / 38 d. 10 h. 16 min. ago
  • Scotty McCreery: Photo GalleryScotty McCreery: Photo Gallery

    Scotty McCreery performed at the Golden Nugget Casino on Friday October 6th, 2017. Photos: Chad Moreno – View Facebook Album View Flickr Gallery

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  • Chris Isaak: Photo GalleryChris Isaak: Photo Gallery

    Chris Isaak performed at the Golden Nugget Casino on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017. Photos: Chad Moreno – View Facebook Album View Flickr Gallery

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  • Did The Steel Woods quietly “steel” the show?Did The Steel Woods quietly “steel” the show?

    Friday night the Golden Nugget hosted country music legend Dwight Yoakum. If you have ever seen Dwight live (or on TV) you know, the man from Bakersfield is one of a kind. No one does what he does, the way […]

    Lake Charles.com / 55 d. 16 h. 38 min. ago
  • CHRISTUS Lake Area Hospital Welcomes  Lawrence Weber, M.D. – Orthopaedic Surgeon,  Hand & Upper Extremity SpecialistCHRISTUS Lake Area Hospital Welcomes Lawrence Weber, M.D. – Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hand & Upper Extremity Specialist

      CHRISTUS Lake Area Hospital and Lake Area Physicians are proud to welcome Lawrence Weber, M.D., Ph.D. to the medical staff. Dr. Weber received his medical degree from Weil Cornell University Medical College in New York, followed by orthopaedic fellowships […]

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