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  1. Houma Police save 5 overdose victims in 10 minutes; seize quantity of fentanylRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 27 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Police administered Narcan to the subjects who were later revived. Officials learned later in the investigation that a gold sedan, occupied by two women, dropped off the victims and left the scene.

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  2. Southwest Louisiana Booking Report: Thursday, June 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Victoria Brown, 20, DeRidder, LA: Possession of synthetic marijuana; 1st offense-misdemeanor, possession of a controlled dangerous substance, schedule IV, Illegal use of controlled dangerous substances in the presence of persons under seventeen years of age, headlamps on motor vehicles. Daquwon Wilson, 20, Houma, LA: Illegal possession of stolen things from $5,000 but less than $25, 000, Driver must be licensed.

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  3. Levee directors hopeful for future flood protection measures after WRDA passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    In a major flooding or storm event, many times it's the locals tasked with cleaning up the damage and making the repairs. This week, the U.S. House passed the Water Resources and Development Act bill.

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    May 16, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Two state legislators got into a fist fight inside a bar near the State Capitol Tuesday night, according to a news report by the USA Today Network of Louisiana. The lawmakers involved were Representative Stuart Bishop of Lafayette and Senator Norby Chabert of Houma, according to USA Today reporter Greg Hilburn.

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  5. Tyler 'Fill the Boot' campaign raises nearly $65,000, changes livesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Sory Rivera was diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy when she was three years old, and her doctors only gave her four more years; at best, to live. Rivera's disease is a form of muscular dystrophy; it affects the nervous system and controls voluntary muscle movement.

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  6. Police still searching for the suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The search continues for a suspect for Tuesday daylight robbery of an East Texas bank. The Regions Bank on Fredonia street in downtown Longview was held up just after 1 o'clock Tuesday, just across the street from the Gregg County courthouse.

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  7. LSP: Houma man killed in crash in St. Charles ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Louisiana State Police are investigating a crash in St. Charles Parish that left a Houma man dead. The accident occurred Saturday, just after 2 p.m. on Highway 90 west, near mile post 239.2. The deceased victim has been identified as 41-year-old Maurice Stewart.

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  8. Kenner woman dies after three-vehicle crash on Airline Hwy.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Louisiana State Police are investigating a three-vehicle crash on Airline Highway that claimed the life of a Kenner woman. According to investigators, 27-year-old Mayra A. Dominguez was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Malibu northbound on Airline Hwy.

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  9. Houma Police: Man charged with murder after stabbing friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    According to the Houma Police Department, a man has been charged with second-degree murder after he stabbed his friend. The victim, Usie Ledet, 25 was in an apartment with his friend, Joshua Lee Williams when the two began to argue.

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    Feb 23, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A tax overhaul is g... . FILE- In this Feb. 15, 2017, file photo, Reps. Rick Edmonds, from left, R-Baton Rouge, Tanner Magee, R-Houma, and Mark Abraham, R-Lake Charles, talk about budget cut proposals ahead of the House Appropriations Committ... BATON ROUGE, La.

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  11. Drivers should expect delays on I-12 during maintenance workRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Drivers in St. Tammany and Tangipahoa parishes should expect delays when road work begins later this month on I-12. There will be intermittent rolling roadblocks, directed by Louisiana State Troopers, between the I-55 interchange and the I-10/I-59 interchange.

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  12. Sunrise birthdays: Feb. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Happy birthday to our Sunrise birthdays for Feb. 6: Keijah Williams, 11 Williams Neil Mazyck, 4 Zane Elliot If you want your birthdays featured on 7News Sunrise, send your pictures at least five days in advance to birthdays@kplctv.com. Please include the name, age and date of birth.

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  13. A parade goer captured this video of a rider beating his horse.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    According ot he Louisiana SPCA Humane Law and Resuce, the rider will remain anonymous at this time, but was a guest rider with the Nu Generations riding group. The captain of Nu Generations accompanied the rider to the Louisiana SPCA yesterday afternoon where he was issued a citation for animal cruelty and issued an arraignment date.

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  14. Source: NOPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    NOPD Chief Michael Harrison along with 7th District Commander Lawrence Dupree will join area community leaders for a news conference Tuesday at 10 a.m. Happy birthday to our Sunrise birthdays for Feb. 6: Keijah Williams, 11 Williams Neil Mazyck, 4 Zane Elliot If you want your birthdays featured on 7News Sunrise, send your pictures at least five days in advance to birthdays@kplctv.com. Please include the name, age and date of birth.

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  15. Super Krewe Endymion might roll on Friday due to weather.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The biggest Mardi Gras season parade in New Orleans might be rescheduled due to weather, according to Endymion President Dan Kelly. The parade would take the Uptown route instead of the traditional route through Mid City if it rolls on Friday.

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  16. Police: Teen charged for beating 4-month-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    According to the report, Houma police officers were dispatched to Terrebonne General Medical in reference to a child abuse case. A man stabbed a woman at a Lake Charles intersection Sunday afternoon after both got out of a car in which there were six children, authorities said.

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  17. Special session? La. House speaker offers budget reform ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Will they reach a deal in time? Lawmakers are coming down to the wire on reaching an agreement for how to fix Louisiana's projected $1 billion fiscal cliff. The Edwards administration is aiming to kick off a special session on February 15, meaning the governor would have to issue the call in the next week or so.

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  18. Lawmakers say they want to keep control of redistricting process in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Lawmakers in Louisiana currently have control over the redistricting process, and it seems they have no interest in giving that power up. LSU and an upstart organization called Fair Districts Louisiana held a summit Friday, aimed at exploring possible reforms to the way congressional and legislative boundaries are drawn in the Bayou State.

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  19. Police: Man angered by doctor appointment mix-up flashes semiautomatic weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A 47-year-old man has been charged after police say he flashed a semiautomatic weapon in a doctors office in Houma Tuesday night. The Houma Police Department was dispatched to a doctor's office within Terrebonne General Medical Center in reference to a suspect, Joseph Grimm, being armed with a firearm.

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  20. FOX 8 Defenders 2017 Year in ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    From the North Shore to the South Shore, and from the River Parishes to the Bayou region, the FOX 8 Defenders answered hundreds of consumer concerns in 2017. Here's a look back at some of our consumer successes and educational lessons in 2017.

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