Retiring district court judge honored

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Retiring 14th Judicial District Court Judge Wilford Carter was honored Wednesday.

Lake Charles Mayor Randy Roach proclaimed the day, "Judge Wilford Carter Day" in the city.

Roach said Carter served the community in many ways, including as a city council member, state legislator and judge.

Carter said he will returning to the private practice of law.

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