FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Freezing start but a full day of sun is ahead

With temperatures at or below freezing for Southwest Louisiana and a Freeze Warning that continues until 9:00 AM, you’ll certainly need some extra time to warm up the vehicle and bundle the kids up on their way to school this morninG.
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TODAY'S HEADLINES

CPSO: Man in custody after search
The man showed up to a residence and wouldn’t leave, according to Kim Myers, a spokeswoman for CPSO.
Senator Kennedy shares his thoughts post-midterm election
Some of the polls clearly missed the mark. They make those late-night psychic hotlines look reputable.
Job fair held for West Calcasieu Parish residents
Job fair held for West Calcasieu Parish residents

Beglis Parkway closures affecting businesses but relief is around the corner

“It’s scary, because the money that we are making is not substantial. And it’s like how much longer can we go through and still make it,” Dillman said.

FTC warns consumers about paying scammers with gift cards

With the holidays quickly approaching, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is warning consumers about scammers stealing money via gift cards.
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FDA recalls blood pressure medication due to possible risk of cancer
CPSB now offering Microsoft Office 365 to students

NATIONAL HEADLINES

US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent last month

US retail sales rose a solid 0.8 percent in October, led by strong sales of autos, appliances

Report details damage to ancient Yemeni archaeological sites

A prominent Yemeni rights group has documented heavy damage to at least 34 archaeological sites from the fighting and airstrikes over the past four years

SPORTS

McNeese hoops signs versatile guard Christopher Orlina during early period

  Guidry names QB James Tabary starter for McNeese’s regular season finale

Tabary threw for over 200 yards and three touchdowns vs. Northwestern State

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CONSIDER THIS: Pack the Tent
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CONSIDER THIS: Election Day

HEALTH

Smart Helmets: How did they work this football season?
Dealing with depression
Audit: Louisiana may have misspent $85M in Medicaid program
  Colored contacts can become hazardous for consumers
  First Medical Marijuana Health Clinic in Lake Charles

TOUCHDOWN LIVE

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