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Jun 18, 2015 at 3:23 AM
Just after Sasol launched its voluntary purchase program to make room for expansion, the Imperial Calcasieu Museum began something called the Mossville History Project. Paid for by Sasol, the project was based on residents' concerns that history be...
Jun 18, 2015 at 3:10 AM
A Sulphur man witnessed 2 key battles in the Pacific during World War 2."I was there on the first wave to hit the beach," said C.D. Mouton. "I was on a 36 ft. landing craft."Mouton describes what it was like, unloading soldiers at Iwo Jima."You see...
Jun 18, 2015 at 9:06 AM
If your summer plans involve swimming or fishing in saltwater - or you have raw seafood on the menu - there is a big health warning in this week's What's Going Around.  KPLC's Britney Glaser looks into the threat of a bacteria called vibrio vulnificus.
Jun 18, 2015 at 7:01 AM
The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Flash Flood Watch for Vernon and Beauregard parishes until 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon.
Jun 18, 2015 at 4:43 AM
The highest rain chances today will be across Beauregard and Vernon parishes with a Flash Flood Watch in effect until 1 p.m. this afternoon. Some areas in the watch area could pick up an additional 1 to 3 inches.
Jun 18, 2015 at 7:59 AM
Sulphur Police are advising drivers to avoid Interstate 10 eastbound near La. 108.
Jun 17, 2015 at 6:52 PM
After it becomes law, a pilot program will start in Calcasieu and eight other parishes-- aimed at catching those who don't have car insurance and identifying stolen vehicles on the road.State Senator Ronnie Johns of Sulphur sponsored the bill....
Jun 17, 2015 at 11:15 PM
Earlier Wednesday it looked like the large area of rain that was over Southeast Texas was going to gradually weaken and be gone by early evening.  Well obviously that did not happen as heavy rain continues to fall in SE TX and portions of Southwest...
Jun 17, 2015 at 9:07 PM
A $38 million project is expected to alleviate traffic problems, especially around Nelson Road. The project will provide a full interchange at I-21 and Cove Lane in Lake Charles."The way it used to be was just a cluster of cars, so I think it's...
Jun 17, 2015 at 8:47 PM
A temporary moratorium on anyone seeking to build temporary workforce housing in the City of Lake Charles was considered by the city council Wednesday.
Jun 17, 2015 at 8:21 PM
Most people usually check the mileage gauge or that trusty sticker in the car window to let them know when it's time for an oil change -- until now.
Jun 17, 2015 at 4:08 PM
As expected the final round of rain and thunderstorms associated with Tropical Storm Bill moved close to Southwest Louisiana Wednesday. The worst of the rain remained over southeast Texas through most of the day with widespread heavy rainfall...
Jun 17, 2015 at 2:47 PM
Barbe Buc Cheerleaders attended the San Destin SCA Cheer Camp this summer and came out with high honors.The girls won a free bid to Battle at the Capitol Championship, the highest point scoring, Grand Champions of Home Cheer, first runner up Award...
Jun 17, 2015 at 5:38 PM
The Vinton Mayor's Armed Forces Committee and Mayor Kenneth Stinson honored retired Col. Arthur Broussard at Tuesday's Vinton City Council meeting. Broussard served from September 15, 1955 through March 31, 1984.
Jun 17, 2015 at 10:45 AM
Agnes DeRouen in the KPLC newsroom with a look at what we're working on for 7 News at Noon.