Lee Peck in the KPLC Newsroom with a look at what we are working on for 7 News at Six.
A shooting last night in Jennings sends two people to the hospital. Jennings Police are now looking for a "person of interest."
Plus, a traffic stop this morning on I-10 near Jennings lands a Florida man in jail.
Also, Fat Tuesday may be a little more than a week away – but the Mardi Gras festivities have already started in Southwest Louisiana. Tonight, we have team coverage as KPLC's Monica Grimaldo heads down south to Cameron for a chicken run, and Haley Rush travels west to Vinton for their parade.
We'll also introduce you to a 7-year-old girl, who is using her birthday to help those in need. KPLC's Erica Bivens profiles "Shoes From the Heart."
We begin our weekend with a cloudy start. But will that change? -- Meteorologist Zack Fradella has our weekend forecast.
We'll see you tonight at Six for these stories and more. Until then, we're always on at kplctv.com.
The latest results, show 11 pool samples testing positive for the virus with one human case in Allen Parish.More >>
Groundbreaking for a huge housing Development in Iowa. The Sugarcane Townes development will cost about $200 million, making it one of the largest developments ever in Southwest Louisiana.More >>
The much-anticipated solar eclipse happens Monday. We'll see about a 70-percent eclipse here, weather permitting. To view the eclipse safely, you'll need special glasses. However, if you picked up eclipse glasses from any Calcasieu Parish Library location, you're asked to throw them away. There has been a lot of talk about knock-off Solar Eclipse glasses. Amazon has been experiencing some issues with phony glasses forcing them to give customer refunds. Calcasieu Parish Libra...More >>