Lake Charles

With more than 20 million albums sold, R&B group En Vogue comes to the Golden Nugget to perform inside the Grand Event Center on Saturday, May 5, at 8 p.m. The trio features original members Terry Ellis and Cindy Herron along with Rhona Bennett, who has been with the group since 2003. Five of En Vogue’s first six releases went No.

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Smash Mouth

Take a trip back to the ’90s with Smash Mouth and Spin Doctors at the Grand Event Center inside the Golden Nugget on Saturday, March 31, at 8 p.m. Smash Mouth, from San Jose, consists of original lead singer Steve Harwell. Their debut record Fush Yu Mang in 1997 sold more than 2 million copies thanks to the hits “Walkin’ on the Sun” and “Why Can’t We Be Friends,” which was a remake of War.

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On Feb. 6 at about 1:45 p.m., the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office Safe School Deputy at Barbe High School received information from school officials in reference to a student that may be in possession of a firearm, the department said in a release.

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Jordan M. Vidrine, Deborah Pellegrin, Terry J. Pellegrin Jr. and Lien N. Frick

Four people have recently been arrested in multiple child abuse cases in Calcasieu Parish, according to statements from the sheriff's office. 

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On Jan. 21 at about 11:00 p.m., the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the train tracks on Highway 3256 in Lake Charles regarding a pedestrian/train accident, according to a release from the department.

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Photo: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office

Detectives with the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office are attempting to identify the woman seen in this photograph who they say is responsible for using counterfeit money at a store on Highway 14 in Lake Charles.

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Elaborate gingerbread project at L'Auberge

L’Auberge Casino Resort in Lake Charles celebrates the holiday season with an elaborate gingerbread house designed by its award winning pastry team. Pastry Chef Bill Foltz and his team of elves designed and constructed the sugary sculpture after months of planning and sevens days of preparation and assembly. It is now on display at the casino entrance in front of Ember Grille & Wine Bar.

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Kenny G

Take a joyous ride through the smooth sounds of jazz with the one-and-only Kenny G when he performs at the Golden Nugget in Lake Charles on Friday, Dec. 8, for his Miracles Holiday & Hits Tour at 8:30 p.m. The 61-year-old Kenny G has sold more than 75 million albums, and the Grammy winner is touring in support Miracles: The Holiday Album, which has sold 8 million copies. In a recording career that spans almost three decades and 23 albums, Kenny G has solidified his reputation as the premier saxophonist in contemporary jazz.

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Trevino Clark | Photo: Louisiana State Troop D
Vehicle allegedly used in hit and run | Photo: Louisiana State Troop D

An arrest has been made in a hit-and-run crash that claimed the life of a Moss Bluff woman early Monday, Nov. 27, Louisiana State Troop D said in a release.

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George Edwards III | Photo: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office 
Joey P. Hanchett | Photo: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office 

On Nov. 21, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint from a local business in reference to a theft from a work site located on Houston River Road in Westlake, the sheriff's office said in a release.

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