Hello everyone. This is Cynthia Arceneaux from the KPLC Newsroom. The Lake Charles Police Department is getting ready for a 4:00 news conference on the triple murder that happened last night in North Lake Charles. It happened at McMillan Park on Goos Boulevard. Police will have all the details during that news conference which will be carried live on KPLCTV.Com at 4 PM. Tune in to Live At Five and 7news At Six for further details.
Today marked the end of the public comment period for the army's proposed cutbacks to personnel at Fort Polk. The army had proposed reducing troop and civilian jobs by more than 5,000. Local and regional community leaders fear that could cause a major economic impact to Southwest Louisiana.
And Wade Hampton will let us know if the beautiful spring weather will continue... Or is there rain in the near future? Join us tonight.
Revival in Our Town, or R.I.O.T. for short, will be at the Civic Center from June 24 - June 30. The week-long event is a youth and adult music workshop and conference hosted by the Calcasieu Youth Organization. The conference includes classes, such as karate classes, music workshops, and speakers discussing topics ranging from bullying to leadership. The faith-based event has been in Lake Charles for over 30 years. To learn more about the event, you can visit their Facebook p...More >>
Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man for simple burglary, according to Chief Deputy Christopher Ivey, Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff Office.More >>