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Kinder well blow-out capped

Good Evening,

Lee Peck in the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we are working on for Nightcast.

Three days after a well blow-out near Kinder, officials say it has been capped.  Tonight, we'll have more on the investigation.

Plus, a deadly shooting at the Baton Rouge State Fairgrounds lands an 18-year-old man in jail.

Also, a local man finishes the New York City Marathon after two years of training. Sterling Neblett missed his opportunity last year due to the marathon being canceled because of Hurricane Sandy. KPLC's Gerron Jordan talks to him about the race two years in the making.

A new ordinance in the town of Welsh may sound small and simple, but as KPLC's Haley Rush reports can have a huge impact. She'll tell you about sewer system upgrades property owners are responsible for.

Rebecca Cade is on the Sports desk tonight. She'll have highlights and post game reaction from the Cowboys matchup with Southeastern.

And the roller coaster of temperatures continues this week. Meteorologist Cedric Haynes has your forecast.

We'll see you tonight following NFL Football. Until then, we're always on at kplctv.com.

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