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Don Dixon will remain the city's top cop. The Lake Charles City Council unanimously approved to reappoint Dixon to another six-year term as Chief of Police -- a position he's held for 12 years. DixonMore >>
Don Dixon will remain the city's top cop. The Lake Charles City Council unanimously approved to reappoint Dixon to another six-year term as Chief of Police -- a position he's held for 12 years.More >>
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What's been done is nice, but the bond money budgeted for the Enterprise Boulevard Extension Project has taken the road as far as it can go. "Knowing that we could not cover that amount to go all theMore >>
How to proceed with the Enterprise Boulevard Extension Project? That's the question city officials hope a joint study with the state will help identify. However, as KPLC's Lee Peck reports, it's going to cost some money to get those answers - money some on the council believe is a waste of taxpayer dollars.More >>
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Nearly 60 dogs from the Calcasieu Animal Shelter are headed to Florida on a 'rescue ride' where dog advocates say their chances of adoption are astronomical. Nathan Areno, Director of Animal ServicesMore >>
Nearly 60 dogs from the Calcasieu Animal Shelter are headed to Florida on a 'rescue ride' where dog advocates say their chances of adoption are astronomical.
Wednesday, December 4 2013 7:09 PM EST2013-12-05 00:09:08 GMT
Both suspects have been arrested in the robbery of First Federal Bank in DeRidder. The DeRidder Police Department, with assistance from the Beauregard and Vernon Parish Sheriff's Offices, took PatrickMore >>
Both suspects have been arrested in the robbery of First Federal Bank in DeRidder.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 7:05 PM EST2013-12-05 00:05:51 GMT
It's a big operation in a small town. The Rotary Club of Welsh welcomed an 18 Wheeler full of educational books. "We're talking thousands, 23 pallets, each box could have 24 to 40 books in them," saidMore >>
The Rotary Club of Welsh welcomed an 18 Wheeler full of educational books.More >>
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A 73-year-old man was shot twice in a botched robbery late Wednesday in Antioch.
The shooting occurred around 10:30 p.m. at a home in the 4900 block of Cedar Hill Road.
Police said a resident was standing inside his garage with the overhead door open, preparing to take out the trash.
The resident looked outside and saw a person standing in the driveway just outside the door. The person told the victim to "give it up." The resident turned and ran back into the garage behind some furniture.
He later noticed the intruder did not follow him into the garage, so the resident turned and walked out into the open and toward the still opened garage door. Police said the intruder fired three shots, striking the victim twice.
The injured man then ran back into the garage where he yelled for his son, who was in a downstairs bedroom. The victim's wife was also home, but no one else was injured.
The shooting victim was taken to Vanderbilt Medical Center in critical but stable condition.
"Obviously, anytime somebody's in their home and approached by a suspect, it's extremely dangerous. If anyone has any information in regards to the suspect, please pass it along so we can put them in custody," said Metro Police Capt. Ken Walburn.
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