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Two Longview, Texas men have pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, Acting U.S. Attorney Brit Featherston announced May 24.

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On March 28, our agency was notified of allegations that one of our officers had solicited sexually suggestive photos from a female, who he had issued a citation to, in exchange for changing the citation to a warning.

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Effective May 25, 6th Street from Calder Avenue to McFaddin Avenue will be closed until further notice for emergency street repairs.

Motorists are asked to be aware of all signs, advance warnings including other signage, and travel with caution.

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TN State Representative Antonio Parkinson will be among thousands of proud family members at Memorial High School’s graduation this Friday. The state leader will be in town to see his cousin Cedric Lee walk across the stage.

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On May 22 at about 8:20 p.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a home on Arsene Road in Lake Charles in regards to a disturbance. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the complainant who advised a women had been hit by a car but was no longer at the residence and had been transported to a local hospital.

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The Willard Library is beginning a new partnership with the Woodforest National Bank.  

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On May 16, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint in reference to Dewey G. Burnworth, Jr., 29, of Sulphur, having inappropriate sexual contact with an 11 year old boy.

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UPDATE: Lake Charles Police learned that after the shooting, the suspect he fled the scene on foot with his cousin, Kevion Willis. Detectives learned that while attempting to escape, Kevion Willis approached a motorist and tried to take their vehicle by force.

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Police in Beaumont are searching for masked suspects who robbed a group playing dice at a local residence May 24, reports Beaumont Police Department (BOD) Officer Carol Riley.

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Lindy Dennis of Beaumont talks about his late wife, Lelia.

So much more than the harvest of vegetables and the care and labor that goes into growing them, a garden is also a myriad of symbols.

Gardens are soft, tender spaces. They are symbolic retreats, sanctuaries, safe places, sacred spaces and spaces to grow, worship, and appreciate life’s beauty.

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