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Oakdale High School floods during Barry  KPLC

After the flooding, comes the drying. With the recent heavy rain, Allen Parish saw a lot of flooding. In Oakdale, the high school took on the most water; the most ...

Oakdale High School faces flooding aftermath  KALB News

Flooding in Allen Parish affected many areas, including Oakdale High School.

Barry Impacts: Flooding and Toppled Trees in Mississippi; Soggy Morning in Louisiana  The Weather Channel

This article is no longer being updated. To read the latest on Barry's impacts, click here. The storm that was once Hurricane Barry continued to add to the woes of ...

Barry Impacts: Flooding Swamps Arkansas Animal Shelter; Sewer Systems Overflow in Alabama  The Weather Channel

Here are the latest impacts from Barry as it continues to move northward.

Oakdale High School takes third in national culinary competition  KPLC

Oakdale High School placed third in a national culinary competition.

Oakdale High School student rewarded after returning lost graduation money  KPLC

OAKDALE, La. (KPLC) - An Oakdale student was rewarded today after returning some lost graduation money he found, according to a post on the Oakdale High ...

Oakdale, Gordon part ways after seven seasons  Alexandria Town Talk

Oakdale High School decided to go in a different direction with its football program Wednesday after parting ways with head coach and athletic director Randall ...

OHS Alum Celebrate 125 Years Of School  Oakdale Leader

It has been 125 years since the first graduating class earned its diplomas from Oakdale High School. A fact which is both notable and deserving of a proper ...

Inmate brought to hospital after incident in Oakdale City Jail dies  KPLC

An inmate in the Oakdale City Jail, has been declared brain-dead at a hospital after an incident the night he was arrested, Allen Parish Sheriff Doug Hebert said.

Oakdale High School fourth term honor rolls | Honor Rolls  Frederick News Post

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the fourth marking period of the 2017-2018 school year at Oakdale High School:

SPIRIT SCHOOL: Oakdale High School  KPLC-TV

This week our spirit school is Oakdale High School in Allen Parish. 'Spirit School' is an opportunity to showcase our high schools across Southwest Louisiana.

Oakdale police: 'Wanted felon' fires at officers, leads police on chase while wife and 3-year-old child in vehicle  KPLC

OAKDALE, LA (KPLC) - A man with outstanding warrants by different agencies in Louisiana fired on officers and led police on a chase - all while his wife and ...

Drama Club Preparing For Performances Of Shrek  Oakdale Leader

OHS Drama Club, under the direction of Bryan Mills and Emily Hudson, will present the musical Shrek on Friday, Oct. 19 at 7 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20 at 2 p.m. ...

Oakdale High School third term honor roll | Honor Rolls  Frederick News Post

The following students have been named to the honor roll for the third marking period of the 2017-2018 school year at Oakdale High School:

Allen Parish Sheriff's Office investigates jailhouse incident that put inmate in hospital  KALB News

The Allen Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident that left an inmate in the hospital.

Balky back doesn't deter Starks | High School Sports  Frederick News Post

BALTIMORE — After four years of high school pole vaulting, Erik Starks can sometimes feel at least twice his age.

Oakdale High School | Oakdale  Frederick News Post

Graduates: Alysa Adams, Ashley Adams, Shreeya Agarwal, Percy Agyei-Obese, Samuel Alexander, Karla Apgar, Jacob Ayton, Garrett Ballard, Natalie Banks, ...

Federal prison employees working without pay discuss government shutdown  KPLC

The shutdown means some federal employees are being furloughed, which means they are sent home and not at work, but others are considered essential and ...

Two horse race for LC quarterback job  KALB News

Newcomer Bonneau and veteran Jordan both have eyes on becoming the Wildcats starter under center for 2018.

Severe storms roll through overnight with damage, flooding and power outages reported  KPLC

A strong cluster of thunderstorms pushed through Southwest Louisiana with reports of tornado damage, road flooding, and extensive power outages reported ...

Part of Oakdale Elementary collapses as school burns  KPLC-TV

A massive fire destroyed portions of Oakdale Elementary School late Wednesday afternoon.

If guilty on all counts, accused Damascus rapists may be ineligible for parole until 2110  WJLA

If convicted on all eight counts, the four Damascus High School junior varsity football players accused of rape may not be eligible for parole until they are ...

Class Of 2013 – Where Are They Now?  Oakdale Leader

Though voting ended a few weeks ago, Oakdale High Class of 2013 graduate and salutatorian Madison Lane still has politics on her mind – and has for the past ...

Local educators among state teacher and principal of the year finalists  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Louisiana Department of Education has released its finalists for teacher and principal of year and several educators from ...

McKinley High student shot while walking home after school  KPLC

A male juvenile was shot near McKinley High School on Tuesday afternoon, according to a spokesperson for the Baton Rouge Police Department.

WATCH: SOWELA offering new Hospitality Management concentration  KPLC

We talk with Dr. Shankle about SOWELA's new Hospitality Management concentration.

State-bound Oakdale High football team finds its spark on fourth downs  Modesto Bee

Forged in the fires of the Valley Oak League, Oakdale has established itself as the Rocky Balboa of high school football teams. The Mustangs, seemingly held ...

ON TWITTER: Pres. Trump in Southwest Louisiana  KPLC

Follow along on Twitter as we cover Pres. Donald Trump's trip to Southwest Louisiana today.

Village of Fenton under boil advisory  KPLC

The Village of Fenton is under a boil advisory due to a water main leak.

Sandbag locations throughout Southwest Louisiana  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Flooding is likely in parts of Southwest Louisiana through the weekend. Should you need sandbags, here is a list of active ...

Two found shot to death in crashed car on 5th Street  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Lake Charles Police Department is searching for information after two people were found shot to death in a vehicle on 5th ...

Fred's in Moss Bluff added to list of closing stores  KPLC

Fred's in Moss Bluff has been added to the list of stores the chain plans to close.

James Patrick Gradney | Obituaries  The Daily Iberian

A private funeral *service* was held for James Patrick Gradney, 51, at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 20, 2019, at Journet and Bolden Funeral Home, located at 711 S.

Power back on for BECI customers in Westlake, Sulphur  KPLC

A power outage has been reported in the Westlake and Sulphur area.

Major drug bust: Investigation results in 221 felony drug charges  KPLC-TV

Allen Parish Sheriff's Office made a huge drug bust involving over 6 men during an on-going investigation, according to a news release.

Calcasieu registrar of voters retiring  KPLC

Calcasieu Parish Registrar of Voters Angie Quienalty is retiring.

Sulphur Police investigating single vehicle crash  KPLC

Sulphur Police are currently investigating a single vehicle crash that left one with serious injuries early Sunday morning.

Drake Quibodeaux, whose request for Christmas cards was answered by tens of thousands, has died  KPLC

A Vinton boy whose battle with cancer gained international attention, has died.

ABC Pelican Chapter hosts annual welding and small engine craft competition  KPLC

Students competed in the ABC Pelican Chapter Welding and Small Engine Crafts competition today.

Two-Way Immersion Program meeting  KPLC

The Calcasieu Parish School Board's World Languages Department will be opening a Two-Way Spanish Immersion program at Fairview Elementary School in ...

Prep softball round up: Lady Storm went 3-0 in Sulphur tourney - Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper | Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper  Natchez Democrat

The Delta Charter School Lady Storm ended up going 3-0 at the ...

Frasch Elementary closed again due to water main issue  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish School board reports that Frasch Elementary will be closed again tomorrow, April 5, 2019 due to a water ...

Nine schools coveted Oakdale's Nico Sarale. Who got him to sign on the dotted line?  Modesto Bee

The most sought-after football player in Oakdale High history has a new home. Nico Sarale has committed to UC Davis, one of three offensive lineman to sign ...

Chennault International Airshow schedule  KPLC

The show begins tonight and continues through Sunday, May 12 at Chennault International Airport in Lake Charles.

Firefighter accused of sex with teen he had been messaging on social media  KPLC

Raymond P. Casteel, 30, confirmed to detectives he had sex with the 15-year-old girl once, according to Kim Myers, spokesperson for the Calcasieu Parish ...

EF-1 tornado confirmed near Sugartown  KPLC

The National Weather *Service* confirmed an EF-1 tornado touched down near Sugartown on April 25.

One killed in overnight accident on Enterprise Boulevard  KPLC

A 40-year-old man was killed in a single-vehicle accident on Enterprise Boulevard in the early hours of Tuesday, April, 23, 2019, authorities said.

Eastbound on I-10 bridge to be down to one lane Saturday  KPLC

Eastbound on the I-10 bridge will be down to one lane Saturday for bridge maintenance.

95361: Home to the CIF Division III-A state champion Oakdale Mustangs  Modesto Bee

Oakdale High School football coach Trent Merzon emerged from the locker room donning a white T-shirt pressed with five digits across the chest: 95361.

Lake Charles Charter Academy teacher accused of raping 10-year-old student  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A Lake Charles Charter Academy teacher has been arrested after allegations were lodged against her for sexual misconduct with ...

DOTD: Eastbound ramp closure on US 90 over I-10  KPLC

SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) - The U.S. 90 overpass over I-10 will be closed beginning 9 a.m. April 8, through 7 p.m. April 9, according to the Louisiana Department of ...

Boil advisory for Lake Charles along parts of Prien Lake Rd.  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The City of Lake Charles Water Division has issued a precautionary boil advisory for the area along Prien Lake Road between ...

Boil advisory announced for areas of Thornwell, Lake Arthur  KPLC

The Jeff Davis Water and Sewer Commission Dist. 1 has announced a water outage and boil advisory for some customers.

VIDEO: Suspect rips cash register from Shell Food Mart  KPLC

DONALDSONVILLE, La. (WAFB) - Officials in Ascension Parish are asking for the public's help identifying a person who stole a cash register from a Shell Food ...

47 dogs rescued in Allen Parish  KPLC-TV

The Humane Society of Louisiana and Allen Parish Sheriff's Office rescued 47 dogs at a residence, according to a Facebook post. Humane Society's post says ...

High schools hold mock crashes to prevent kids from drinking and impaired driving  KPLC

Mom who's son died in a drunk driving accident explains the importance of preventing kids from drinking and driving.

If guilty on all counts, accused Damascus HS rapists may be ineligible for parole til 72yo  WSET

DAMASCUS, Md. (ABC7) — If convicted on all five counts, the four Damascus High School junior varsity football players accused of rape may not be eligible for ...

Larvadain, Johnson win special election for LA House seats  KALB News

Larvadain, a Democrat, defeated fellow Democrat and Rapides Parish School Board member Sandra Franklin in the race for District 26 with 61-percent of the ...

Convicted felon arrested after allegedly posing on social media with firearm  KPLC

A convicted felon was arrested after posing with a firearm on social media, authorities said.

Proposed bill to reduce juveniles in detention centers moves to senate vote  KPLC

A proposed bill which could mitigate the number of juveniles in detention centers across the state continued its swift movement through the Louisiana ...

LCPD investigating shooting in 1600 block of E. School Street  KPLC

The Lake Charles Police Department is investigating a shooting in the 1600 block of E. School Street.

APD seeking missing juvenile Alyissa Brignac  KALB News

Alexandria Police are asking for your help in locating a 16-year-old girl that's gone missing.

Tyson recalls 200,000 pounds of frozen chicken fritters  KPLC

The company says “fully cooked, whole grain golden crispy chicken chunk fritters” could have hard pieces of plastic in them.

Sheriff's Office looking for burglary suspect  KPLC

The Beauregard Sheriff's Office is looking for the public's help finding a burglary suspect in Ragley.

Two area principals, two area teachers announced as finalists for state awards  MyArkLaMiss

BATON ROUGE, La. – (5/23/19) The Louisiana Department of Education today announced the finalists for the 2020 Teacher and Principal of the Year awards ...

Missing juvenile has been FOUND  KALB News

ALEXANDRIA, La. (APD) - UPDATE: Alaneise Spears has been found. ORIGINAL STORY: The Alexandria Police Department is asking for the public's ...

More schools fall into Nebraska's lowest performance classification  Fremont Tribune

More of Nebraska's student and districts are in need of improvement this year — falling into the lowest of four performance levels in a state-mandated ...

Grace Green sporting crimson and cream; softball player heading to University of Oklahoma  Elko Daily Free Press

ELKO – The last name may be read Green, but the colors Grace Green will sport in college are crimson and cream.

DWI look back period in Louisiana  KPLC

A drunk driving charge isn't the only crime that has a cleansing period in Louisiana. Other non-violent crimes have similar look back periods; marijuana ...

Water remains on some roads in Southwest Louisiana  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - After last night's rains, water remains on some roads in Southwest Louisiana. Take caution while traveling in these areas.

Businessman Daryl Deshotel announces run for Louisiana House of Representatives  KALB News

MANSURA, La. (Daryl Deshotel) - Avoyelles Parish businessman and community leader Daryl Deshotel officially announced his campaign on Tuesday for the ...

Suspects in Gotreaux homicide indicted  KPLC

Jordan Alexander Legros and Javari Guidry have been indicted.

Country music star Toby Keith to perform at Golden Nugget Lake Charles  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Toby Keith, the singer of famous hits like “How Do You Like Me Now” and “I Love This Bar,” will perform at the Golden Nugget on ...

The bitter end to La Jolla’s football season: Bishop’s and La Jolla Country Day schools fall at CIF State Championships  La Jolla Light

Both The Bishop's School and La Jolla Country Day School played in state championships Saturday night, Dec. 17, 2016 and both football teams lost to their o.

Mary Chavez White embraces officially becoming an American  KALB News

It was a special day for 11 Louisiana citizenship candidates as a naturalization ceremony was held at the U.S. District Courthouse in Alexandria.

Law enforcement incident may delay release of Brentwood Elementary students  KPLC

The Calcasieu Parish School Board is delaying the release of Brentwood Elementary School students this afternoon.

Multiple vehicles burglaries reported in Iowa  KPLC

IOWA, LA (KPLC) - The Iowa Police Department is reporting multiple vehicle burglaries and asking for the public's assistance, according to a post on the Iowa ...

Shelter-in-place lifted following hydrochloric acid leak at Westlake Chemical  KPLC

A shelter-in-place has been lifted at Westlake Chemical north and areas of SASOL following a hydrochloric acid lead at Westlake Chemical.

La. Police chief says he's sorry for post but won't concede it's racist  KPLC

A Louisiana police officer who was suspended without pay after sharing a racist image on Facebook in 2017 has since become police chief of his small town.

Sulphur man accused of sexually assaulting woman while she slept  KPLC

A Sulphur man is accused of inappropriately touching a woman while she slept.

Person stabbed 'numerous times' on General Vandenberg St., arrest made  KPLC

Corp. Larry Moss, spokesman for the Lake Charles Police Department, said police were called to the 2700 block of General Vandenberg at 9:36 a.m. Sunday, ...

Lake Charles police working possible drive-by shooting  KPLC

Lake Charles Police worked the scene of a possible drive-by shooting this afternoon.

LCPD: Traffic accident on Nelson Road and W. McNeese Street leaves one person with serious injuries  KPLC

A traffic accident on Nelson Road and W. McNeese Street left one person with serious injuries, Lt. Jeff Keenum with the Lake Charles Police Department said.

CPSO to host senior citizen's fishing rodeo  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -. The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office will host the Annual Senior Citizen's Fishing Rodeo on Friday April 5. It starts at 7:00 a.m. at ...

Police release details of Barricade situation in Lake Charles near Prien Lake Mall  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Lake Charles Police Department released details about a barricade situation that happened around 1 p.m., Monday, May 27.

Vernon Parish attorney announces candidacy for District 24 Representative  KALB News

An attorney from Vernon Parish announced Thursday night that he will be running for the District 24 House of Representative seat.

Four drug treatment facilities closing in Pineville  KALB News

Compass Health Network, said to inspire hope and promote wellness, is closing all of its locations in Louisiana next month.

Shortage of referees in Southwest Louisiana cause for concern  KPLC

SWLA, (KPLC) - For the last few years Louisiana has manged to avoid mass cancellations and postponements of high school sports games all thanks to the men ...

Teacher of the Year honored at Golden Apple banquet  KALB News

Find out who is the lucky winner of this year's Golden Apple Teacher of the Year Award!

Southwest Louisiana District Senior Games kick off March 15 at McNeese  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The 27th Southwest Louisiana District Senior Games will be held at McNeese State University on March 15-25. Opening ...

Vernon Sheriff's Office searching for escaped inmate  KPLC

An inmate walked off a job in Leesville today, according to the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office.

NWS: Tornado that hit Oakdale was EF-2 with winds up to 115 mph  KPLC-TV

Clean up efforts continue in Oakdale - one of the hardest hit cities in Southwest Louisiana after Wednesday's storms.

Alexandria urologist named President of Louisiana Urological Society  KALB News

Alexandria urologist Ken Perego has been named the President of the Louisiana Urological Society.

CPSO: Two students arrested for making threats against Lake Area schools  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has made two arrests related to threats made against several area schools last week.

Deville hosts RPSO candidates in 'Meet the Sheriff' forum  KALB News

DEVILLE, La. (KALB) - Six of the seven candidates for Rapides Parish Sheriff gathered at the Deville Volunteer Fire Department Thursday night for a "Meet the ...

Student's Jesus Christ 'boomerang' quote may prompt change in yearbook policy  KPLC

School officials are looking into how the quote made it into the final yearbook.

Lake Charles area leads state in gaming revenue  KPLC

The Lake Charles area leads the state in gaming revenue, according to the latest figures from the Louisiana Gaming Control Board.

25 year plan to improve Calcasieu Parish roads underway  KPLC

The Imperial Calcasieu Regional Planning and Development Commission release a 25 year plan dedicated to improving area roads.The plan has taken 18 ...

I-210 bridge closure scheduled for Friday night  KPLC

DOTD announces I-210 bridge closure for Friday through Saturday.

Local Army National Guard officer Col. Katrina Lloyd makes history  KALB News

On Friday, LTC Katrina Lloyd was promoted to Colonel at a ceremony at Hotel Bentley.

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