Luke Burdsall

Luke Burdsall


Originally from Philadelphia, Luke Burdsall joined KPLC in June of 2018.

He graduated from Temple University, where he found his passion in reporting working on Temple's "Owl Sports Update" show. In addition to that, during his time at Temple, Luke also interned at Philadelphia's FOX29.

In his free time, Luke enjoys watching his favorite team, the Philadelphia Eagles. Luke is a huge Marvel and Star Wars movie fan. He also loves to travel the world, as he studied abroad in Rome in 2017. Luke loves trying new experiences and feels the most comfortable when he is uncomfortable.

Luke is excited about the opportunity to be a part of the KPLC news team and proud to call Lake Charles his new home.


  • Temple University

Recent Articles by Luke

Over 20 dogs recovering after rescue in Beauregard Parish

Louisiana senators work on bipartisan bill to improve National Flood Insurance Program

  Minimum wage deemed not enough to afford a two bedroom apartment in La.

Acadian Ambulance offers summer safety tips for parents

Crawfish theft from farmers has one farmer speaking out

Local salon offering Father’s Day classes to teach dads how to do daughter’s hair

  Local vet warns of potential dangers for pets in backyards and gardens

Bunny breeder asks families to think through adopting bunnies for Easter

  Proposed law means harassment of referees could land sports fans in prison

  Modern technology can help detect irregular heart rhythm

  Seniors cycling across the southern United States

Sulphur dog takes home ‘Best in Hounds’ prize from Westminster Dog Show

Teacher donates kidney to student she never met