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3rd Annual Louisiana Throwdown Featuring Keith Frank And Travis Matte Coming August 8th

It is time again for our popular concert series properly named the "Louisiana Throwdown". It a concert celebrating Louisiana Cajun and Zydeco Music and it always features two of the biggest Cajun and or Zydeco music artists!

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Child Seat Inspection Scheduled

There are two things that when I see I will notify law enforcement because they just infuriate me. One of them is someone throwing trash out of their vehicle. The other is someone driving with a small child not strapped in. If you are transporting small kids ... it is your responsibility to make sure they are safe. The Louisiana State Police are offering free help with that.

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Tigers to Play on Thanksgiving Night

Don't eat too much turkey and fall asleep on Thanksgiving. You'll miss the LSU / Texas A&M game. It has been moved to Thanksgiving night.

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UPDATE — Jennings Police Officer Shot In Neck, In Critical Condition, Suspect Named

UPDATE: Tuesday, 11:52 a.m. -- The shooter is being identified as George D. Lowdins, who has been charged with been charged with attempted first-degree murder, possession of a firearm by a felon, resisting an officer by flight and domestic abuse battery.  Lowdins ambushed Benoit from a closet.  Louisiana State Police have taken over the investigation.

UPDATE:  1:03 p.m. -- The officer is being identified as Ricky Benoit, and he took a gunshot wound to the neck.

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Jindal Attacks Obama — Political Jabbing or Presidential Positioning?

Is it just me or is Bobby Jindal trying to step up his game for a Presidential campaign? He really went after Obama over the weekend and seemed to be testing the waters.

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Wreck Near Highway 171 in Lake Charles Closes One I-10 Westbound Lane For Six Hours

An overturned tanker caused a six hour lane closure (one of the Westbound lanes on I-10.) The first alert went out at 2:37 p.m. on Thursday.

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Are You in Favor of Lake Charles Getting More Charter Schools?[POLL]

The Calcasieu Parish School Board is not in favor of charter schools. Why would they be? That would be like Coke inviting Pepsi to a party. When parents decide to put a student in a charter school

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Mile Markers on Ouiska Chitto Will Help Emergency Responders

I remember giving away a bunch of canoe rentals to radio listeners and gathering everybody together for some fun on the Ouisko Chitto some year ago. It started as a great trip; but did not end that way.

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McNeese State Junior Pitcher to Go Pro and Sign With Pirates

Cowboy Junior pitcher Michael Clemens went 4-4 last season with 54 strike outs in 79 and a third innings. This caught the attention of professional baseball scouts. It would now seem the right handed pitcher is going to begin his professional career.

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What You Said in Our Bowe Bergdahl Poll

CNN is running stories saying that Bowe Bergdahl was tortured while in Taliban captivity. Fox News is saying that Bergdahl declared Jihad against the United States. As usual the stories paint two very different pictures. Which do our listeners believe... that was the question.

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Manslaughter in Welsh Puts Jennings Woman Behind Bars

A Welsh resident is dead and another one recuperating from a double shooting that happened in Welsh this afternoon.  

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Cloudy or Chlorine Smelling Water in Lake Charles

So you live in Lake Charles and your water is a little rusty, or smells like chlorine or your water pressure is low. It's actually a good thing.

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