John Bridges - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

John Bridges

John Bridges has been with KPLC since 1992. He has been the co-host of 7News Sunrise since 1996. He also is KPLC's Louisiana Traveler and reports each week on the Hometown Patriot.

He has been in broadcasting since he was 15. John started his career at radio station KIKS as a DJ and moved on to KYKZ and Q101 as news director.

In 1992, he began working behind the camera at KPLC as the news assignments editor. He anchored weekend newscasts before joining 7News Sunrise in 1996. 

John has won several Associated Press News awards and has been voted the Most Popular Media Personality by Lagniappe and The Times of Lake Charles several times.

John's favorite assignments include trips to Alaska, Canada, Hawaii, France, Norway and Cuba.

John is active in his church and assists in their video productions. An Eagle Scout, he is also an assistant Scoutmaster for his son Jacob's Boy Scout troop.

You can read John's most recent stories at the bottom of this page.

Send John an email, like him on Facebook or follow him on Twitter. The Sunrise Facebook fan page can be found HERE.

 

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