Saturday, May 25 2013 11:58 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:58:41 GMT
A day after the deadly tornado ripped through Moore, Oklahoma a Red Cross response team from Lake Charles rolled into ground zero. "We got here on Tuesday morning. Tuesday morning at about 7:30 in theMore >>
A local woman is among a group of Red Cross volunteers from Lake Charles in Moore, Oklahoma. While she's been on many disaster recovery trips she said this one has taking on a personal meaning.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 8:31 PM EDT2013-05-26 00:31:47 GMT
Lake Charles Police are investigating an a second armed robbery this month at the Subway restaurant on Ryan Street. The latest incident happened Friday around 9:08 p.m. Employees told police a blackMore >>
Lake Charles Police are investigating an a second armed robbery this month at the Subway restaurant on Ryan Street. The latest incident happened Friday at 9:08 p.m.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 7:18 PM EDT2013-05-25 23:18:04 GMT
The Lake Arthur Regatta brought in many people to enjoy the music, food and fun, especially boaters out on the lake. But it's all about keeping this fun time a safe one. "We'll have around 200 volunteersMore >>
Keeping an eye on those having fun on the water. More >>
Friday, May 24 2013 11:20 PM EDT2013-05-25 03:20:27 GMT
For a family in Lake Charles, one phone call changed everything. The aftermath of the Moore, Okla. tornado revealed the loss of a loved one. One of the children who died at a school destroyed by the tornadoMore >>
A family in Lake Charles mourns the loss of a young relative in the Moore, Oklahoma tornado.
Friday, May 24 2013 8:43 PM EDT2013-05-25 00:43:00 GMT
The Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for a bank robbery suspect. The Vernon Bank branch on Colony Boulevard in New Llano was robbed Thursday afternoon. Investigators say a black male subjectMore >>
The Vernon Bank branch on Colony Boulevard in New Llano was robbed Thursday afternoon.More >>
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The following is a news release from the Louisiana State Police, Troop D:
On Nov. 22, at 1:17 a.m., Louisiana State Police Troop D responded to a single vehicle crash on Louisiana Highway 109 near Garrie Cut-Off Road between Vinton and Starks that claimed the lives of two men and critically injured a third.
A preliminary investigation revealed a 1996 Buick Roadmaster, driven by Donald Ray Richardson, 34, of Orange, Texas, was traveling north on LA 109 when the vehicle he was driving ran off the road and struck a tree. Richardson was pronounced dead at the scene by the Calcasieu Parish Coroner's Office.
A rear seat passenger, Gregory Joseph Wilson, 40, of Starks, was transported from the scene with critical injuries and died at a local hospital shortly thereafter. The front seat passenger, Venroy Anthony Ogle, 29, of Brewster, Wash., was transported by air ambulance to a hospital in Beaumont, Texas with critical injuries. No one in the vehicle was wearing a seat belt.
A toxicology sample was obtained and will be submitted for analysis. The crash remains under investigation.