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The National Weather Service in Lake Charles is forecasting a cold week of temperatures, but no precipitation.

Today’s morning’s lows will be 32 to 40 F. Thursday morning will be the coldest with temperatures 20 to 25 F and Friday morning will be between 25 and 32 F in most areas.


The City of Beaumont would like to remind the public with cold temperatures, it is important to remember home heating safety tips.

When arrested, Desrick Warren (inset) was in possession of these drugs.

Police in Orange announced Jan. 5 that they have made a new arrest related to a Dec. 12, 2014 shooting on Ridgemont Drive that left one man injured and another man dead.

Various brands of synthetic marijuana


Police in Beaumont warn that there is a "particularly vile" batch of synthetic marijuana being sold in Beaumont that could cause death for users and report more than fifty people have already overdosed as a result of its use.


Dynamic efforts by emergency personnel saved a young woman who had driven into the LNVA Canal in China on Jan. 4, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reports.