We spoke to FEMA representative Lenisha Smith about DRC opening in Cameron Parish this morning and a false rumor that is circulating that if you show up at one of the document drop off locations with a receipt for a generator or chainsaw they will cut you a check on the spot.
We spoke to Louisiana Representative Stephen Dwight who talked about a special session of the legislature that will be announced today. The session is expected to start next Monday which will address Louisiana’s response to Hurricane Laura.
Residents in all 21 parishes approved for Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (DSNAP) benefits may apply for benefits any day, today through Wednesday (Sept. 23), regardless of last name, following a change in the DSNAP application schedule.
State lawmakers grilled executives with Suddenlink on the company’s response in the wake of Hurricane Laura. Suddenlink executives appeared before the state Joint Commerce Committee during a more than three hours Friday.
In the wake of Hurricane Laura, the Beauregard Parish School Board is making plans for the reopening of schools, as well as engaging in clean up and recovery to facilitate returning to school, according to Superintendent Timothy Cooley.
We spoke to KPLC General Manager John Ware about the damage KPLC sustained during Hurricane Laura, the ongoing repairs to our studio, and when viewers can expect us to be broadcasting out of our station again.
This year has been a difficult one for businesses across the country, but one company out of Nashville, Tennessee, is in Lake Charles providing shelter to some of the crews in the area, hoping it will also help them stay afloat.
State Sen. Ronnie Johns has called a special joint meeting of the Senate and House Commerce Committees to get answers from Suddenlink about the company's response to Hurricane Laura in Southwest Louisiana.
KPLC has received many emails and messages from viewers wondering why they are getting evicted and if it’s legal. Renters have certain rights and landlords have certain rights - all spelled out in the Louisiana Civil Code.
We spoke with Executive Director Richert Self with the Port of Lake Charles who talked about the substantial damages they received at the port including their off-loading machinery which is affecting various oil and gas clients.
We spoke with Executive Director Kevin Melton with Chennault International Airport this morning about the over $50 million in damages there and how several businesses at the airport are already up and running.
We spoke to Drew Tessier with Union Pacific this morning who talked about how they prepared ahead of time for the thousands of miles of tracks that they would need to inspect as well as the debris that would need to be cleared.