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  1. Decades after death in WWII, a son of New Orleans comes homeRead the original story

    Monday May 23 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    More than seven decades after being killed during World War II, Pvt. Earl Joseph Keating is finally coming home to his native New Orleans after his remains were discovered on the Pacific island where he died in 1942.

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  2. Preventing the Worst: Crisis Intervention Center in need of fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    It's been nearly a year since Louisiana was brought to its knees by a mass shooting at a Lafayette movie theater in which two people were left dead and nine others injured. Residents say they never imagined such violence could happen.

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  3. Baton Rouge Blues Fest treats volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    How often would volunteers show up just to remember the fun they had at the original event? Every time, when it's the Baton Rouge Blues Fest. On May 12, the Baton Rouge Blues Foundation held an appreciation party for volunteers at Gaudet Brothers on Government Street.

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  4. Louisiana teen to graduate high school, college in the same dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Azariya McClendon, 17, will get her associates degree from Bossier Parish Community College at 2 p.m. Then, at 6:30 p.m., she will graduate from Ringgold High School. "Honestly it's still kind of hard to believe," McClendon said.

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  5. Colorado theater trial could prompt tight security at moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Movie theaters across the U.S. could be forced to adopt costly security measures - and ticket prices could rise significantly - if a jury finds a Colorado theater at fault in the 2012 shooting rampage that left 12 people dead, industry experts say. "I don't think there's anything more important in the motion picture industry than what's happening in this case right now," said theater-security consultant Howard Levinson.

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  6. Funeral arrangements set for Cameron priest Father Herbert J. MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Father Herbert J. May has died, the Office of the Bishop of the Diocese of Lake Charles, The Most Reverend Glen John Provost, M.A., D.D., has announced. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., with a 6:30 p.m. Scripture Service on Wednesday, May 11, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception located at 935 Bilbo Street.

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  7. Dogs missing following collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The search for four dogs continues after a collision Friday near Vernon. DPS Officials said a van with the Acadiana Animal Aid in Lafayette, LA was carrying 36 animals when it collided with a car pulling out of the Southwest Convenience Store in Harrold around 9:30 pm Friday night.

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  8. A tour of Cuba here in Louisiana: La Cuba VistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A south Louisiana businessman with a love for the country of Cuba is showcasing the island nation in a photo exhibit. "My first two trips to Cuba were within 30 days and I was hooked by then," said Larry Sides, a Lafayette, La.

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  9. Lake Tyler and Lake Tyler East boat ramps re-openedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    After last week's flooding rains, lake levels rose to beyond the point that boat ramps could safely be used, so the city closed them temporarily. However, in a Tuesday press release, officials stated that water elevations on Lake Tyler and Lake Tyler East have dropped.

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  10. Louisiana Traveler: La Cuba VistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A south Louisiana businessman with a love for the country of Cuba is showcasing the island nation in a photo exhibit. "My first two trips to Cuba were within 30 days and I was hooked by then," said Larry Sides, a Lafayette, La.

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  11. Retired research chimps to be relocatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The recent flooding has many folks wondering what to do about this continuing problem. KPLC's Liz Koh is looking into what one Calcasieu Parish Police juror has to say.

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  12. First Alert Weather: Multiple flash flood warnings in effect; stay off the roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Live video from KPLC 7 News is available on your computer, tablet and smartphone during all local newscasts. When KPLC 7 News is not airing a live newscast, you will see replays of the most recent newscasts.

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  13. In 16 years, the mind of the shooter hasn't changed, but law enforcement acts quicker.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    It took law enforcement 32 minutes to go inside the school. -April 2007: 32 students and faculty members died at Virginia Tech at the hands of a student gunman.

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  14. Lafayette student art project rolls out the rain barrelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Lafayette is entering its second year of a project where homeowners add a new item to their home's front or back yard. Rain barrels, of course, are containers that are used to collect and store rainwater from rooftops.

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    Feb 4, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The effects of falling gas prices extend past job loss and the state's unbalanced budget. Even Louisiana restaurants are seeing a downturn in customers.

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    Feb 2, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    State educators and students got a chance Tuesday night to address issues with schools from Pre-K through high school with Governor John Bel Edwards. The tour will travel around the U.S. to meet with teachers and administrators and talk about the biggest issues they see in schools.

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    Sep 28, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Ragin' Cajuns football team returns to action on Saturday, Oct. 3, when it travels north to Ruston to face in-state rival Louisiana Tech in a 6 p.m. contest at Joe Aillet Stadium. The game will be televised on the American Sports Network with Ron Thulin and Keith Moreland providing the commentary.

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    Sep 24, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    "Down here in southeast Louisiana, those are familiar names," says FOX 8 political analyst Mike Sherman. "In this race, both candidates have clearly decided their marginal gains are going to be in the rest of the state."

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  19. SOURCE: University of Louisiana at Lafayette Sports Information DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Louisiana-Lafayette's football game against Akron on Saturday night has been tapped as "Take a Kid to the Game" by the Ragin' Cajuns athletic department. That means all kids age 11 and under can receive a free general admission ticket but must be accompanied by an adult.

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  20. Surviving Stevens-Johnson syndrome after burning from inside outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Be careful with the medications you put into your body: that is the warning from a Lake Charles man after burning from the inside out, a terrible reaction to a common antibiotic. 31-year-old Wayne Auzenne, Jr. does not need to look at pictures of his long stay in a burn unit to know how far he has come since January.

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