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February 24, 2018 by Glenn Barbe High School Rains (Register to contact)

It is with a heavy heart I share that pat hinton has passed away an hopefully is playing qb with God's team! Best wishes to all!

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Multiple car burglaries over the weekend at Barbe High School  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Barbe High School soccer posted to their Facebook asking the public's help to figure out why 7 of the player's cars had been ...

Two arrested, one hospitalized after fight at Barbe High  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A fight between two people in a local high school leaves one teen in the hospital due to being brutally beaten by multiple boys.

Smart Helmets: How did they work this football season?  KSLA

At the beginning of the football season, Lake Charles Memorial Hospital donated “smart helmets” to every public and private high school football team in ...

Pedestrian crossing warning lights could be added at Barbe High School  KPLC-TV

"I literally saw her on the ground. I remember seeing her shoe was like 10 feet away from her," recent Barbe High School graduate, Bela Syed said. In March ...

Sheriff: Authorities respond to report of gun at Barbe High, no weapon found  KPLC-TV

Calcasieu Sheriff Tony Mancuso says that authorities received a report of a student with a gun at Barbe High School this morning, but no weapon has been ...

Graduation Chaos: Dozens locked out at Barbe High School Graduation  KPLC-TV

It was a great day for graduating students at Barbe High School yesterday. However,its the families of some of those students that missed out on the enjoyment ...

Barbe student says he was handcuffed, shoved in locker  KPLC

A Barbe high football player says he was handcuffed, put in a locker and sprayed with water.

Wehring wows with impressive skill set | Local News  Herald Zeitung

As the vice president of leadership and small business programs for the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce, it might be surprising that Laurie ...

Barbe students share personal stories to help shatter stereotypes of 'perfect' girls  American Press

The 18 girls on Alfred M. Barbe High School's 2018 Homecoming Court met with fifth-grade girls from several elementary schools to talk about body image, ...

Student arrested for bringing CPSO-issued gun to Barbe high school  KPLC-TV

A 15-year-old boy was arrested today for bringing a gun onto Barbe High school's campus that belonged to a Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's deputy, according to Kim ...

SW La.'s best in show  American Press

Alexandria Goodly's big week started with a return to the basketball court with St. Louis this weekend. On Wednesday, Goodly sealed her next step by signing a ...

Youth Academy standouts reveal college picks

NEW ORLEANS -- A graduation day of sorts arrived Saturday for five student-athlete products of the MLB Youth Academy of New Orleans. Shortstop Will Spear ...

Louisiana school homecoming court to kids: We're not perfect, either  KLFY

Who would've thought 11 years ago that I would be the loudest one around and on homecoming court? You have to make a voice for yourself,” she said.

Barbe capitalizes on errors to knock Tors out of playoffs  American Press

The first two matchups between Barbe and Sulphur were decided by one run, but the third time around, the Bucs took advantage some early errors by Sulphur to ...

Calcasieu Parish School District in need of educational interpreters  KPLC

Currently, the Calcasieu Parish School District has 2 to 3 students per interpreter, but, their goal is to have an interpreter for each of the 30 students in the district ...

KPLC TDL Week 3: Scores and highlights  KPLC

SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA, LA (KPLC) - Iota came alive in the second half to down Lake Arthur 42-21 in KPLC's Game of the Week. The teams were tied at 21 at ...

ZSpace program at Barbe giving students a new way to learn  KPLC-TV

Technology at Barbe High School is changing the way students learn. From a science book, to a computer screen, the ZSpace program is giving students a ...

16-year-old Barbe student arrested | Crime and Courts  American Press

A 16-year-old Barbe High School student has been arrested for terrorizing after several students overheard him say he wanted to kill people, authorities said.

LCPD patrol unit involved in accident on Nelson Road  KPLC-TV

A Lake Charles police officer responding to a reported incident on Barbe High's campus was involved in an accident on Nelson Road Wednesday morning.

McNeese gets three area players | High School  American Press

High school athletes from Southwest Louisiana pledged their futures to schools throughout the country Wednesday, the first day of the spring signing period.

Bucs breeze in home debut | High School  American Press

The Barbe High School football team looked dominant for a second consecutive week as it scored early and often in a 44-0 victory against Riverside Academy in ...

Deaf, Deaf World allows students to enter a world of silence  KPLC-TV

Students at Barbe High School shuffled into the gym and were greeted with silence; a world without sound, something thousands experience in the state.

City of Lake Charles Teen Connection series returns this fall  KPLC

In October 2017, the City of Lake Charles began hosting “Teen Connection” for teenagers, 13 to 18 years old, in Calcasieu Parish.

Homecoming Parade Schedule for Local High Schools & McNeese State  107 JAMZ

Get all the dates for 2018 homecoming parades in the Lake Area!

Barbe High School senior takes Miss Louisiana USA to prom  KPLC-TV

Back in November three Barbe High School students were involved in a serious car accident when a driver swerved into their lane and hit them. “I was going ...

Bucs 2-0 win over Captain Shreve | High School  American Press

Barbe pitcher Issac Duplechain tossed a 3-hit shutout to lead the Bucs to a 2-0 win over Captain Shreve in the first game of a Class 5A quarterfinal series.

Lady Bucs win fifth straight | High School  American Press

Barbe turned in a defensive gem Thursday night to beat Iota 53-23 at its own Southwest Shootout girls basketball tournament.

Trey Quinn placed on IR after suffering high ankle sprain in week one  KPLC

Lake Charles native Trey Quinn was placed on injured reserve by the Washington Redskins Wednesday. The Barbe High School product suffered a high-ankle ...

Event raises awareness of living in deaf culture  American Press

Students at A.M. Barbe High School and area residents experienced a day in the life of the hearing-impaired during the inaugural “Deaf-Deaf World” event on ...

The LEAP list | Local  American Press

Spring LEAP scores for grades 3-8 — released Tuesday by the state Department of Education — show students are doing better at social studies and holding ...

Bucs go OT to win 10th straight vs. Tors  American Press

Jordan McGee intercepted a pass in the end zone and the Bucs survived a Sulphur scare, 45-38 in overtime Friday night at Barbe High School.

ALL-USA Baseball Coach of the Year: Glenn Cecchini, Barbe (Lake Charles, La.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

MORE: American Family Insurance ALL-USA Baseball Team COACH PROFILE: Name: Glenn Cecchini School: Barbe (Lake Charles, La.) Details: Coached his ...

Lake Charles economy expects continued growth  KPLC

Continuous growth to be expected for Lake Charles economy.

Calcasieu schools receive grant to start robotics programs  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - An initiative to educate and prepare a new generation of kids for technical jobs has started at two schools in Calcaiseu Parish.

Heavy traffic on I-10 eastbound due to stalled vehicle  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A stalled vehicle is blocking the right lane on I-10 eastbound, according to Lt. Kevin Kirkum with Lake Charles Police.

Denham Springs defeats Bucs | High School  American Press

Denham Springs dominated the open and close of the game en route to a 43-30 win over host Barbe Thursday at the Iberia Bank Holiday Hoops tournament.

Prep Football | Barbe v. LaGrange | Sports  American Press

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City of Lake Charles addresses student safety while crossing streets  KPLC-TV

The city of Lake Charles is putting student safety on top of its priority list, after several recent incidents of students being hit by vehicles. Mayor Ni Hunter said ...

Hometown Hero | Local  American Press

In 2004, Lake Charles native Maj. Gene Hoffman spent his Independence Day recovering from wounds he suffered in a firefight with insurgents in Iraq.

Angela Guth | Local  American Press

The Better Business Bureau of Southwest Louisiana has a new president and CEO, Angela Guth.

Unbeatens Barbe, Acadiana in 3-5A showdown | High School  American Press

This year's edition of the Barbe-Acadiana football rivalry follows the typical script.

Lake Charles magician plans 365 shows in 365 days | Local  American Press

When life is dull, people are unhappy. I simply try to make them forget their boredom.”

Couple suing after crash with LCPD officer  KPLC-TV

A Lake Charles police officer headed to a school lock down crashes with an expectant mother, and now she's filing a lawsuit against the officer and the city.

Bucs, Tors push for share of title | High School  American Press

The high school football regular season wraps up tonight with Week 10, and all four area Class 5A schools are in contention for the playoffs.

Prep Baseball | Lagrange vs Barbe | Sports  American Press

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Mayor Nic Hunter announces winners of Mentorship Award  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Lake Charles Mayor Nic Hunter notified the winners of his inaugural Mayor's Mentorship Award on Friday, September 7.

Noises after Entergy performed drills near SASOL  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - If you heard any loud sirens, Entergy conducted a drill today, according to the Louisiana Office of Homeland Secuirty and ...

Six students National Merit semifinalists | Local  American Press

Six local high school students are semifinalists for the National Merit Scholarship.

18-Wheeler involved in fiery crash, fatality reported  KPLC-TV

One man is dead after a fiery crash in an 18-wheeler on I-10.

2018 All-Southwest | Sports  American Press

DeRidder's Randy Gladney, Merryville's Andrea Cournoyer, Hamilton Christian Academy's Michael Thomas and Barbe's Brandi Williams are the American Press ...

POW/MIA Day, a time to remember those who never returned home  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - It's time to remember those who went into battle for our country, but who never came back and have never been accounted for.

McNeese announces summer camp programs  KPLC-TV

McNeese State University has announced its summer programs for local youth of all ages. McNeese Leisure Learning will offer its Kids College Program that ...

CITGO E-Recycle day  KPLC-TV

Every year there are thousands of electronics that get thrown away improperly.

Lake Arthur asserts itself in second half | High School  American Press

Lake Arthur shrugged off a slow start with a pair of big runs in the second and third quarters en route to a 66-45 win over Washington-Marion Wednesday at the.

Weather forces Elton, Jennings to cancel Fourth festivities  KPLC-TV

Elton and Jennings have announced that they are canceling their Fourth of July festivities today because of the weather. Weather concerns have also led to a ...

Scheduled Lake Charles water outage moved to Monday  KPLC-TV

The scheduled water outage for some South Lake Charles residents has been moved to Monday, according to a news release from Water Works District No.

City of Lake Charles hosting trash bash  KPLC-TV

We're always looking for ways to help make our community beautiful, and this Saturday you can do just that. The City of Lake Charles will be having a ...

Suspect in Sierra Bouzigard murder found hanging in jail  KPLC-TV

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office says, around five Thursday morning 32-year-old Blake A. Russell was found hanging in a mop closet at the Calcasieu ...

Rodeo Culture Runs Deep in SWLA  KPLC-TV

It's a culture that runs strong in Southwest Louisiana... rodeo culture that is. And for many, it's a way of life that starts at a young age. Rodeo participants prepare ...

Extreme obstacle course race set for Saturday  KPLC-TV

Extreme obstacle courses have been growing in popularity in the last few years, and this weekend is your chance to give it a shot.

Southwest Louisiana arrest report: May 27, 2018  KPLC-TV

CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) - Calcasieu Correctional Center: Paul Wilson, 47, Vinton: Domestic abuse battery. Douglas T. Thomas III, 43, Bryan, TX: ...

CPSO arrests Sulphur man for 3rd DWI  KPLC-TV

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested a man for the third time for driving while intoxicated, says Kim Myers, CPSO spokesperson.

High-speed chase ends in motorcycle crash  KPLC-TV

A high-speed police chase started in Sulphur and ended with a motorcyclist crashing in Vinton, according to a Sulphur Police Department news release.

Cowboys ink 18 on National Signing Day  KPLC-TV

LAKE CHARLES – McNeese football head coach Lance Guidry announced the Cowboys 2018 signing class on Wednesday, National Signing Day, as the ...

Baby boomers are encouraged to get moving  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - In honor of healthy aging month, doctors and rehabilitation specialists are encouraging baby boomers to keep up with an active ...

BPSO searching for suspect in burglary near Dry Creek  KPLC

DRY CREEK, LA (KPLC) - The Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for a man accused of attempted burglary and damage to property, according to ...

IN THEIR WORDS: Ward 3 City Marshal  KPLC

With the Nov. 6 election looming, we asked the candidates Ward 3, Lake Charles City Marshal why they are running and what makes them the best candidate.

Indictment claims Lake Charles man committed oral sexual battery on 3-year-old  KPLC-TV

A 67-year-old Lake Charles man was indicted on one count of oral sexual battery of a child Thursday in Calcasieu Parish. John Henry Guion is accused of ...

Calcasieu Parish launches new online school registration system  KPLC-TV

The Calcasieu Parish School Board is launching a new online registration system for parents and students for the 2016-2017 school year.

Southwest Louisiana Booking Report: Friday, April 13  KPLC-TV

Coby Deville, 22, Iowa, LA: Two counts probation detainer. Todd Benton, 42, Lake Charles, LA: Two counts driving on roadway laned for traffic, general speed ...

CPSO deputy in critical condition following motorcycle crash  KPLC-TV

A Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office deputy is in critical condition in a Lafayette hospital following a motorcycle crash over Easter weekend. Patrol Deputy Parker ...

SOWELA offering program to prepare for aviation maintenance careers  KPLC-TV

SOWELA technical community college is offering an aviation maintenance technology program to help boost the industry in Southwest Louisiana. Program ...

Seven Things We've Learned About Trey Quinn

With the Redskins taking off for training camp later this month, will take a deeper look at the new faces of the organization and what we've learned ...

CPSO cites 17 high school students on charges of criminal mischief  KPLC-TV

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has cited 17 high school students on charges of vandalizing homes in Lake Charles. On Monday, Sept. 18 between 7:30 ...

Southwest Louisiana arrest report: Feb. 10, 2018  KPLC-TV

Calcasieu Correctional Center: Jason Michael Kelly, 31, Lake Charles: Fourth-offense operating while intoxicated, driving on roadway laned for traffic, ...

Louisiana DOTD releases I-10 bridge construction details  KPLC-TV

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced that construction work on I-10 in Lake Charles is scheduled to begin on March 3.

'Mr. Irrelevant' Trey Quinn couldn't be stopped in high school  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Final pick in the 2018 NFL draft finished as the national career record holder in receiving yards.

Brad Vincent reef gets 4-acre expansion  KPLC-TV

The beginning of an enhancement to the Brad Vincent Reef in Calcasieu Lake began Thursday. "Calcasieu lake is one of the best fishing lakes along the Gulf ...

Viewers capture video of foot chase before officer-involved shooting  KPLC-TV

KPLC viewers captured video footage of a foot chase in Carlyss Wednesday afternoon. Terrell Istre, Clarence McGuire and Isaiah Istre were in the area of the ...

Local seniors in need could receive Christmas baskets this year  KPLC

The Calcasieu Council on Aging says it has teamed up with Westlake Chemical Corporation to give 350 Christmas baskets to seniors. The baskets will be filled ...

Day of kindness in memory of Daniel Ieyoub  KPLC-TV

Wednesday, April 18 was a "Day of Kindness" at St.Louis Catholic High School, in memory of Daniel Ieyoub, who passed away one year ago on April 19, 2017.

City of Lake Charles looking for Summer Food Program sites  KPLC-TV

The City of Lake Charles Summer Food *Service* Program is accepting applications from eligible organizations to serve as program sites for the 2018 Summer ...

Bill putting prayer back in schools advances in state senate  KPLC-TV

The Louisiana Senate has backed a proposal that opens the door to school employees praying with their students during the class day. The measure by Sen.

Socktober Drive at South Cameron High for the homeless  KPLC

They totally surpassed all of my, all of anyone's expectations,” middle school teacher Kasie Vercher said.

Camper stolen from parking lot recovered  KPLC-TV

A camper stolen from the parking lot of a Sulphur Walmart has been recovered in the backyard of a residence in Starks, the Sulphur Police Department has ...

Sulphur police provide timeline of officer-involved shooting  KPLC-TV

Sulphur police are expected to hold a news conference at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday's officer-involved shooting. Cody Light, 35, was shot by Sulphur police after ...

Southwest Louisiana arrest report: Jan. 27, 2018  KPLC-TV

Ashley Renee Moore, 28, Iowa: Battery. Bond: $1000 Pauline Annette Chavez, 46, Lake Charles: Battery. Michael Shane Wise, 51, Lake Charles: Battery.

Barbe swim teams sweep 5A district titles  KPLC-TV

Barbe High School swim teams have earned 5A district titles in boys, girls, and the overall divisions. The combined team earned 1052 points at the Southwest ...

SWLA Center for Health Services holds meeting on new Medicare cards  KPLC-TV

This month Medicare will be sending out the new Medicare cards. In order to help local seniors understand the changes, SWLA Center for Health Services held ...

Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana is celebrating its 45th anniversary  KPLC-TV

The Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana is celebrating its 45th anniversary of Re-recognition this evening. The Tribe will be celebrating starting at six this evening with ...

Wild horses at Fort Polk could have colonial Spanish bloodlines, according to Texas professor  KPLC

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Wild horses at Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk have been the source of controversy for years, JRTC and Fort Polk ...

Power line down near Ellender Bridge, parts of Gulf Intracoastal Waterway blocked  KPLC-TV

A power line is down near the Port of West Calcasieu after a towing vessel pushing a crane barge hit it, according to LTJG Leanna Maio of the U.S. Coast Guard.

'Dance with my Father' event at John F. Kennedy Elementary  KPLC-TV

Girls at John F. Kennedy Elementary School will get to share a special moment with their dads Friday, Feb. 9. The annual "Dance with my father" event will begin ...

Authorities: Violent beating leads to brain surgery  KPLC-TV

The Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man who beat his girlfriend until she blacked out. JDPSO Chief Deputy Christopher Ivey says, when the ...

LCPD and CPSO jointly investigating two attempted rapes  KPLC-TV

Calcasieu deputies say the first attempted rape happened on Leon drive off nelson road. they say while under attack the elderly woman began screaming-- and ...

LIVE BLOG: March 24 election  KPLC-TV

The polls have closed and election results are rolling in! Voters went to the polls today to elect mayors in Sulphur, DeRidder and Leesville. We'll have the latest ...

Mom accused of hitting 16-year-old with metal pot  KPLC

Mother is accused of punching and pushing the 16-year-old to the ground.

Pirate Festival to be featured on NCIS New Orleans  KPLC-TV

The Louisiana Pirate Festival will be featured on an NCIS New Orleans segment on Tuesday, March 13.


KPLC's Black History Month profiles continues with a couple whose passions have impacted those in Lake Charles. Both Etta and Wilson Pete were born and ...

Mardi Gras parade routes & street closures  KPLC-TV

Parade Routes: Merchant's Parade: From Mill at Lakeshore, east on Mill St., and south on Ryan St. to Sale Rd. Line up at Lake Charles Civic Center. Krewe of ...

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