Thursday, May 23 2013 7:52 AM EDT2013-05-23 11:52:59 GMT
Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - You may have noticed more termite swarms around your area. In Lake Charles, swarms could be seen in several areas including around the Racquet Club on Lake Street. We have alsoMore >>
You may have noticed more termite swarms around your area.More >>
Thursday, May 23 2013 7:47 AM EDT2013-05-23 11:47:08 GMT
The Sunrise Facebook friend of the day for Thursday, May 23 is Douglas J. Brackbill. If you'd like the chance to be our next Facebook friend of the day, just like the Sunrise Facebook page and leaveMore >>
The Sunrise Facebook friend of the day for Thursday, May 23 is Douglas J. Brackbill.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 9:38 PM EDT2013-05-23 01:38:04 GMT
It's an industrial facility in Allen parish called "Natural Advantage." But some residents feel they're at a disadvantage living near the plant due to odors and other concerns. But the company says it'sMore >>
It's an industrial facility in Allen Parish called "Natural Advantage." But some residents feel they're at a disadvantage living near the plant due to odors and other concerns.More >>
Wednesday, May 22 2013 7:37 PM EDT2013-05-22 23:37:21 GMT
It took 51 years but 73-year-old Felix Vail is finally facing serious questions in the 1962 death of his wife Mary Horton. Felix claimed they were out checking trotlines on the Calcasieu River when MaryMore >>
It took 51 years to arrest suspect Felix Vail in the murder of his wife Mary Horton. KPLC's Lee Peck spoke to her brothers about the latest developments in the case. More >>
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC-TV) – As 7 News first reported on Friday, the Lake Charles Police and the Lake Charles Fire Departments will make a major announcement about a possible break in the Millennium Park fire investigation.
Authorities have scheduled a press conference for Monday. However, last Friday when the announcement of a possible suspect was made, Calcasieu Correctional Center booking reports showed the arrest of 17 year old Seth Arceneaux. Arceneaux is being held on a $60 thousand bond on charges of simple arson. 7 News attempted to contact people living at 3912 Harvard Street in Lake Charles, the listed address for Seth Arceneaux. We received no answer.
Much of Millennium Park was destroyed by fire earlier this month. Officials said the cause of the blaze was arson.
Shiver Me Timbers Millennium Park opened in September 2000. The park was the dream of KPLC anchor and reporter Pam Dixon. With KPLC on board, volunteers began lining up to make that dream a reality. The park was built over a 10-day period. Local businesses donated money and supplies, and 5500 volunteers from the community worked 12 hours a day. The park is 20,000 square feet with a tower, train, plane and other features made of splinter-free wood, a multi-story Louisiana Hurricane slide, and a tree house.