Town of Ragley reacts to fatal fire - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Town of Ragley reacts to fatal fire

By Adam Hooper - bio | email

RAGLEY, LA (KPLC) - The town of Ragley is still in shock, after hearing of the tragic fire that claimed the lives of four young children. Now, the community is looking for ways to help out.

As parents lined up to pick their children up from South Beauregard Elementary School, they had some words of encouragement for the LeBleu family.

"We are just praying for them. We wish them well," said Lora Cooley

"I just want to let them know that the community is here to support them, and our prayers are with you," said Shantell Habetz

People from all over the community are looking for ways to help out. One woman wants to donate baby clothes. The South Beauregard Elite Cheerleading Gym is sponsoring a car wash and bake sale on Friday, May 14. For anyone who would like to donate money to the Lebleu family, an account has been set up in the name of Michael and Amy LeBleu. To donate, stop by and Cameron State Bank.

Copyright 2010 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Topsy homicide suspect found

    Topsy homicide suspect found

    Friday, August 17 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-08-17 22:28:48 GMT
    Jeff Davis authorities are investigating a homicide on Ieyoub Road in Topsy. (Source: KPLC)Jeff Davis authorities are investigating a homicide on Ieyoub Road in Topsy. (Source: KPLC)
    Jeff Davis authorities are investigating a homicide on Ieyoub Road in Topsy. (Source: KPLC)Jeff Davis authorities are investigating a homicide on Ieyoub Road in Topsy. (Source: KPLC)
    The search for the suspect in last Friday's homicide in Topsy has been found. Authorities in Beaumont, Texas spotted a vehicle suspected to be driven by the suspect, David Wade Clark. After being spotted, Clark lead Jefferson Country Sheriff's deputies on a pursuit through a neighborhood. Clark was traveling with a man named Michael Castille from Lake Charles, who had been helping Clark in his travels. The two were able to escape the authorities and abandon the vehicle at a sma...More >>
    The search for the suspect in last Friday's homicide in Topsy has been found. Authorities in Beaumont, Texas spotted a vehicle suspected to be driven by the suspect, David Wade Clark. After being spotted, Clark lead Jefferson Country Sheriff's deputies on a pursuit through a neighborhood. Clark was traveling with a man named Michael Castille from Lake Charles, who had been helping Clark in his travels. The two were able to escape the authorities and abandon the vehicle at a sma...More >>
  • Crash involving hazardous materials shuts down I-10 westbound

    Crash involving hazardous materials shuts down I-10 westbound

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:59:54 GMT
    I-10 Shutdown due to hazardous materials crash (Source: Google)I-10 Shutdown due to hazardous materials crash (Source: Google)
    I-10 Shutdown due to hazardous materials crash (Source: Google)I-10 Shutdown due to hazardous materials crash (Source: Google)

    All lanes of I-10 westbound near milepost 117 have been closed due to a crash involving hazardous materials. State Police Troop A are currently assisting the Henderson Police Department divert traffic. Sgt. James Anderson states that the alternate route will be I-10 westbound at exit LA 415 traveling along US 190 west to I-49 south where traffic will reenter I-10 at I-49 in Lafayette. State Police also say that I-10 Eastbound at I-49 is currently closed. All traffic eastbound is b...

    More >>

    All lanes of I-10 westbound near milepost 117 have been closed due to a crash involving hazardous materials. State Police Troop A are currently assisting the Henderson Police Department divert traffic. Sgt. James Anderson states that the alternate route will be I-10 westbound at exit LA 415 traveling along US 190 west to I-49 south where traffic will reenter I-10 at I-49 in Lafayette. State Police also say that I-10 Eastbound at I-49 is currently closed. All traffic eastbound is b...

    More >>
  • WARNING: "The Nun" trailer banned from YouTube, deemed too scary

    WARNING: "The Nun" trailer banned from YouTube, deemed too scary

    Friday, August 17 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-08-17 16:46:17 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    YouTube has reportedly pulled the trailer for the new horror movie "The Nun", according to a tweet from Team YouTube.  On August 12, a six-second trailer for the new film was released. However, the visuals are not for the faint of heart.  Warning: This video is disturbing:  The trailer begins by showing the signature Apple "volume down" icon. The icon appears to be lowering itself which may trick a viewer into believing the volume is down...

    More >>

    YouTube has reportedly pulled the trailer for the new horror movie "The Nun", according to a tweet from Team YouTube.  On August 12, a six-second trailer for the new film was released. However, the visuals are not for the faint of heart.  Warning: This video is disturbing:  The trailer begins by showing the signature Apple "volume down" icon. The icon appears to be lowering itself which may trick a viewer into believing the volume is down...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly