Two-time Grammy-nominated artist Mickey Smith, Jr. performs on 7 - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Two-time Grammy-nominated artist Mickey Smith, Jr. performs on 7News Sunrise

(Source: KPLC) (Source: KPLC)
SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA (KPLC) -

Two-time Grammy-nominated artist and music educator Mickey Smith, Jr. appeared on the Sunrise show Thursday.

Smith performed two Christmas carols on the show:

His work with Jazz In the Arts and Tipitina's brings music education in the form of jazz to hundreds of students each year and his work with 501C3 Non-profit Musicmakers2U has outfitted hundreds of at-risk children with instruments of their own.

Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Walmarts in SWLA are getting remodeled for faster and easier service

    Walmarts in SWLA are getting remodeled for faster and easier service

    Thursday, June 21 2018 7:47 PM EDT2018-06-21 23:47:59 GMT
    (Source: Walmart)(Source: Walmart)
    (Source: Walmart)(Source: Walmart)

    Two Walmarts in Southwest Louisiana will be remodeled to help busy customers save time and money this fiscal year. The Walmarts on 2500 N. Martin Luther King Hwy. and 3215 Gerstiner Memorial Blvd. will be getting improvements.  Walmart plans to expand several innovative services that deliver greater convenience and faster services, including: Online Grocery Pickup Customers can order groceries online and pick them up without ever having to leave their car. The servi...

    More >>

    Two Walmarts in Southwest Louisiana will be remodeled to help busy customers save time and money this fiscal year. The Walmarts on 2500 N. Martin Luther King Hwy. and 3215 Gerstiner Memorial Blvd. will be getting improvements.  Walmart plans to expand several innovative services that deliver greater convenience and faster services, including: Online Grocery Pickup Customers can order groceries online and pick them up without ever having to leave their car. The servi...

    More >>
  • DA DeRosier responds to Ethics complaint about LACE

    DA DeRosier responds to Ethics complaint about LACE

    Thursday, June 21 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-06-21 23:46:07 GMT

    This week the Southern Poverty Law center filed a complaint with the Ethics Board concerning LACE tickets. LACE stands for local agency compensated enforcement. and one local defense attorney says it invites corruption from top to bottom. But Calcasieu DA John DeRosier says it helps local programs and increases public safety.

    More >>

    This week the Southern Poverty Law center filed a complaint with the Ethics Board concerning LACE tickets. LACE stands for local agency compensated enforcement. and one local defense attorney says it invites corruption from top to bottom. But Calcasieu DA John DeRosier says it helps local programs and increases public safety.

    More >>
  • Chilean firefighters train in Calcasieu Parish

    Chilean firefighters train in Calcasieu Parish

    Thursday, June 21 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-06-21 23:40:50 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    It's not every day that you see another flag other than the red, white and blue in the Sulphur, but for the next few days, a group of 19 Chilean firefighters will be calling South West Louisiana their home.  The group has been brought to the lake area through the F.I.R.E.S. Organization, who seeks to train firefighters across Latin America to respond to industrial fires and energies properly.  Chile has strict environmental rules which means burning fuels for fire exercise...

    More >>

    It's not every day that you see another flag other than the red, white and blue in the Sulphur, but for the next few days, a group of 19 Chilean firefighters will be calling South West Louisiana their home.  The group has been brought to the lake area through the F.I.R.E.S. Organization, who seeks to train firefighters across Latin America to respond to industrial fires and energies properly.  Chile has strict environmental rules which means burning fuels for fire exercise...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly