Luke Burdsall

Originally from Philadelphia, Luke Burdsall joined KPLC in June of 2018. He graduated from Temple University, where he found his passion in reporting working on Temple's "Owl Sports Update" show. In addition to that, during his time at Temple, Luke also interned at Philadelphia's FOX29. In his free time, Luke enjoys watching his favorite team, the Philadelphia Eagles. Luke is a huge Marvel and Star Wars movie fan. He also loves to travel the world, as he studied abroad in Rome in 2017. Luke loves trying new experiences and feels the most comfortable when he is uncomfortable. Luke is excited about the opportunity to be a part of the KPLC news team and proud to call Lake Charles his new home.

Recent Articles by Luke

  Residents near La. 27 see a significant amount of aggressive driving

  'Opportunity Zones’ aim to uplift low income areas in Lake Charles

  Man calls out Cooking Channel’s ‘crawfish travesty’ in viral video

  Jennings residents to vote on construction of new elementary school

  Second annual Deaf and Hard of Hearing Expo held at Barbe High School

  Free colon cancer screening kits available at Lake Charles Memorial

  DOTD gives an update on the I-210 construction

Restaurants in the Lake Area begin implementing new charge on credit card customers

  LDWF team works to rid waterways of abandoned crab traps

  Doctors say daylight saving may have potential health benefits

  Calcasieu Parish Sheriff discusses the dangers of serving arrest warrants

  Proposed bill could land traffic violators in jail

  Stroke victim warns of risks

  Family keeps tradition alive with 42nd Iowa Chicken Run

  Seniors cycling across the southern United States

  Gun Control Background Checks in SWLA

  Children’s counselor warns about the dangers of unrestricted internet

  Krewe of the Golden Years Gala held in Lake Charles

  Hit-and-run victim speaks out after September accident

  Southwest Louisiana Hot Air Balloon Festival details released