Drew Marine

Drew Marine


Drew Marine joined KPLC in June 2018 as a reporter. She is from southern California and went to Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication in Phoenix. Drew graduated from ASU with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication and a minor in film and media studies.

During her time at the Walter Cronkite school, she was an education and government reporter for the school’s daily broadcast, Cronkite News, which aired on Arizona PBS.

When she isn’t reporting, Drew loves watching movies and learning new recipes to cook.

She’s excited to explore Louisiana and report on stories around Lake Charles.


  • Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Recent Articles by Drew

  Couple has backyard wedding due to coronavirus pandemic

  Ventilators in SWLA: Where local hospitals stand

  Couple celebrates 71 years of marriage through window due to coronavirus crisis

Coronavirus can’t keep couple from celebrating 71st anniversary

  State coronavirus mandates impact crawfish season

  Utilities manager: Not everything “flushable” should be flushed

  D.I.Y. medical masks: Are they safe?

  Local essential industries discuss safety precautions for workers

  LifeShare Blood Center says there’s still a need for blood amid coronavirus chaos

  Unsung Heroes: Cafeteria workers in SWLA volunteer to feed local kids

  Parish-wide curfew in Jeff Davis to begin Wednesday night

  Coronavirus concerns impact local businesses

  Local custodial company gives tips on how to help protect your home against coronavirus

  McNeese University and local public schools discuss precautionary steps amid coronavirus concerns

  Tellurian confirms staff cuts and leadership changes

  Lake Charles Planning and Zoning commission votes against rezoning part of North Lake Charles

  SWLA Veterans Cemetery holds dedication ceremony in Jennings

  Survivor of fiery crash in Sulphur thanks first responders

  Ragley residents voice opinions on LNG project changes

Sulphur police officer arrested for first-offense OWI

  Louisiana deadlines to watch as presidential primary nears

  Southwest Louisiana Association of Realtors says coronavirus concerns has not impacted housing market

  Two DeRidder women arrested in WY, facing animal cruelty charges

  Lake Charles woman asks for public’s help in unsolved drive-by shooting

  50 tons of trash collected from Mardi Gras festivities

  Krewe of Krewes parade wraps up SWLA Mardi Gras

  LADOTD: Ryan Street intersection project to finish this year

  Lake Charles Regional Airport: ‘Low risk of coronavirus through LCH’

  LCPD prepares for Mardi Gras

  After attempted kidnapping, CPSO says parents should discuss “stranger danger” with kids