Drew Marine

Drew Marine


Drew Marine joined KPLC in June 2018 as a reporter. She is from southern California and went to Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication in Phoenix. Drew graduated from ASU with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication and a minor in film and media studies.

During her time at the Walter Cronkite school, she was an education and government reporter for the school’s daily broadcast, Cronkite News, which aired on Arizona PBS.

When she isn’t reporting, Drew loves watching movies and learning new recipes to cook.

She’s excited to explore Louisiana and report on stories around Lake Charles.


  • Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Recent Articles by Drew

Furloughed casino chef shares skills on Facebook live

  Couple dies from coronavirus, holds hands in final moments

Age to buy tobacco products may soon change from 18 to 21

New Lake-Charles based app to provide same-day delivery in Southwest Louisiana

  Netflix movie featuring DeRidder Gothic Jail premieres Friday

After CDC report, Office of Public Health shows where Louisiana’s STD rates stand

Law enforcement prepares for President Trump’s visit to Lake Charles Friday

Mosquito bites could lead to ‘skeeter syndrome’

  Waitr increases rates for participating businesses

  Lake Charles city council increases penalties for littering

  Gov. Edwards discusses teacher pay raises, future of education with local teachers

  Local OBGYN talks stresses and health concerns surrounding motherhood

10-year-old Lake Charles boy honored by LCPD and city

New addiction treatment center comes to Lake Charles

  8-year-old who asked for exactly 190 cards for Christmas gets thousands

Local Zydeco musician nominated for two Grammys

8-year-old boy with terminal brain tumor only wants you to send him cards for Christmas

SWLA woman 1 of 100 chosen to help decorate the White House this Christmas

Online dating scam warning out of Vernon Parish

Over 30 animals seized in animal cruelty case in Vernon Parish

Homecoming spirit week theme causes concern for Iowa parents