Memorial services held for late councilwoman Mary Morris

Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) – Memorial services were held Friday for the late Lake Charles District A councilwoman Mary Morris. Hundreds were paying their final respects to a woman who was more than just a public servant. Friends and family say Morris walked a road paved with challenges in both her political career and when…Continue Reading

Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak’s Silk Sonic Album Will Drop Next Year

Written by BET Staff The highly anticipated debut Silk Sonic album by Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak will be released early next year after being pushed back. According to an interview with Rolling Stone, Mars and .Paak said the album will drop in January 2022. However, they didn’t give an exact date. Mars said, “We’re…Continue Reading

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Celebrate 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award honoree Queen Latifah by looking back at the multitalented entertainer’s most memorable BET Awards moments as a nominee, performer, host and more.Continue Reading

Juneteenth Is Now a National Holiday, But There’s Still More Work to Do

Jenny Singer Sat, June 19, 2021, 6:00 AM·10 min read This Saturday, June 19, is Juneteenth—a holiday that celebrates the end of legal slavery in the United States. Last year, it coincided with an unprecedented national protest demanding accountability for the police killings of Black Americans like George Floyd and Breonna Taylor. Despite the pandemic,…Continue Reading

Saturday is the brand new ‘unofficial’ start to hurricane season

(CNN)After a record-breaking Atlantic hurricane season last year, storm forecasting will get off to an earlier start this year thanks to consecutive years of pre-season activity. At least one named tropical system has formed in the Atlantic prior to June 1 — the official start of the season — every year for the past 6…Continue Reading

Warnings Flash Flood Warning

Warnings Flash Flood Warning

Allen, LA Beauregard, LA Calcasieu, LA Hardin, TX Jasper, TX Newton, TX https://www.kplctv.com/weatheralerts/ The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has extended the * Flash Flood Warning for… West Central Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana… Southern Beauregard Parish in southwestern Louisiana… Northwestern Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana… Northeastern Hardin County in southeastern Texas… Southeastern Jasper…Continue Reading