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Suspect arrested in Sulphur hotel burglaries

Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a man in connection with burglary of laundry facilities at a hotel in Sulphur, said CPSO spokesperson Kayla Vincent. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested Leslie J. Chapman, 40, of Iowa on July 22 on charges of burglary and...
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Escaped Oklahoma murder suspect caught in Sulphur

Sulphur, LA (KPLC) - A murder suspect who escaped from an Oklahoma jail has been caught in Sulphur. Stoney Jewel Ellis, 43, of Red Oak, Texas, was arrested by Sulphur Police Department officers around midnight near the intersection of Ruth Street and Arena Road. A woman - Desire Rayann Lee,...

Louisiana senator resigns to lead gambling regulatory board

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A longtime state lawmaker from the Lake Charles area has left the Senate to take the helm of Louisiana’s gambling regulatory board. Gov. John Bel Edwards announced Friday that he’s appointed Republican Ronnie Johns as chairman of the Gaming Control Board. Johns will take charge...
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Two men accused of multiple burglaries

Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - Two men have been arrested after being accused of burglarizing several local businesses, according to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office. Spokeswoman Kayla Vincent says John K. Green, 53, of Orange, TX, and Jose E. Reyes-Rivera, 45, of Iowa, were arrested following a three-week investigation. Detectives...
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43% Agree These 2 Chain Restaurants Have The Worst Quality Seafood

From McDonald's Filet-o-Fish to Denny's wild-caught salmon, seafood from chain restaurants isn't too many people's favorite. (To be fair, the food critic at the Lake Charles, Louisiana American Press rated Denny's salmon "superb.") The idea of ordering Cracker Barrel's Country Fried Shrimp in a landlocked state simply doesn't make a lot of sense. That said, Middle America deserves seafood too, which is why Red Lobster's website reports 15 locations in Missouri.
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Orange County football coaching records 1977-2021

It’s that time of year when everyone is starting to turn their focus on the upcoming high school football season. Former Orange County football players will always remember their head coach and what they meant to them. So here is a flashback from some glory days that local fans and...
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Family escapes burning home, dog rescued by firefighters

Residents of a Charlemont edition home were displaced after fire damaged their home in the 2100 block of Monterrey Drive in Orange on Wednesday evening. Firefighters from the Orange Fire Department responded to the reported structure fire shortly after 10 p.m. Upon arrival on scene, firefighters found heavy fire on...
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The Original Harlem Globetrotters are coming to Lake Charles

If you have been alive for the past few years. You are pretty familiar with The Harlem Globetrotters. I remember an episode of Scooby Doo when they were featured on there. That's when I knew that they were major. There have also be various appearances from members of the team in movies and television shows. I always remembered one name Curly. He wasn't the tallest by any means but his energy and acrobatics made you remember his name.
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CPSO arrests one, searching for two catalytic converter theft suspects

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested one individual and is searching for two more in connection to a recent catalytic converter theft. The parish Vehicle Crimes Investigation Unit (VCIU) responded to a reported theft of a local business on July 20. The victim said that 15-20 catalytic converters, worth approximately $8,000, were stolen from his business on Prien Lake Road in Lake Charles during the early morning hours.
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CSPO Arrest Two For Recent Burglaries in Lake Charles and Sulphur

Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested John K. Green, 53, Orange, TX, and Jose E. Reyes-Rivera, 45, Iowa, LA, on July 16, 2021, following a three-week investigation. It was determined that Green and Reyes-Rivera were responsible for breaking into three different businesses and burglarizing one of them on two separate...