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It's not the scenario the Cameron Parish School Board thought they would be facing. "I would like to say that I'm ashamed of Cameron Parish. They voted to pass the road and bridge and the health unitMore >>
The Cameron Parish School Board is searching to offset nearly $4-million after voters decided not to renew to tax propositions earlier this month. As KPLC's Lee Peck reports while they're set to give it another try, they'll have to find a way to cut costs in the meantime.More >>
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An Anacoco man is accused of shooting at last six people, according to a news release from Vernon Parish Sheriff Sam Craft. No injuries were reported, Craft said. Accused in the case is 31-year-old JamesMore >>
An Anacoco man is accused of shooting at six people, according to a news release from Vernon Parish Sheriff Sam Craft. No injuries were reported, however.More >>
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Brice Joseph will be arraigned for the Intentional exposure of the AIDS virus after spitting on a police officer while being arrested.
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There has been a delay in a Lake Charles double murder trial.More >>
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A Eunice man has been killed in a deadly shooting that left two others injured.More >>
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LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -
As women might tell you, it's all about
finding the perfect shoe. But Saturday,
it was the men who were on the hunt for that perfect fit.
Hundreds of men brought out their
best, or their wives best, high heels for the ‘walk a mile in her shoes'
"It's held nationwide and it's been
held in Louisiana several times now in different places like Shreveport and New
Orleans and Lafayette" said organizer, Tammy Vincent. "This is the second annual event here in
The event, which had a successful
first year, asks men to walk a mile in women's shoes to raise awareness for
sexual and domestic abuse.
"It's really good to see that people
are really taking a chance to respond to a very serious subject in a
lighthearted way so we can get them talking about it" said Vincent.
No matter whether bribed or dared to
participate, the men said the feeling of accomplishment is pretty gratifying.
"Pain and happiness" said Jacques
Benoit. "I like coming out here… my feet hurt, but I feel good that I did it"
It's all fun and games, until somebody
gets hurt. But even through pain, men
like Sgt. Brady with the DeQuincy police know the importance of the cause they
"Two twisted ankles is a small price
to pay for raising awareness for women in our parish for sexual abuse and
domestic abuse" said Brady.