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Posts from December 2014

Fur & Wildlife Festival

12/23/2014 by Angie Kay Dilmore
Photo by www.parkerbrandcreative.com By Angie Kay Dilmore Calling all sportsmen (and women and children, too)! On January 9-10, 2015, the coastal town of Cameron will host its annual Louisiana Fur and Wildlife Festival . This popular event has been entertaining festival-goers since 1955 and highlights duck and goose calling, retrieval
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Lake Charles Historic Tour App

12/12/2014 by Megan Hartman
Growing up, my father’s photography studio was located in downtown Lake Charles in a historic building from the early 1900s. I spent many summers there helping in the office, answering phone calls and assisting in photo shoots. My brother and I would even play hide and seek when we were kids. Those old homes have lots of hiding spaces! The
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Now Open: The Golden Nugget

12/5/2014 by Megan Hartman
The Golden Nugget Lake Charles is officially open for business! “The opening of the Golden Nugget has been highly anticipated for the region,” said Megan M. Hartman, senior marketing manager for the Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau. Corner Suite by Landry's, Inc. With 740 guest rooms and suites, meeting
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Hurricane Museum Progress

12/3/2014 by Megan Hartman
www.nhmsc.com Yesterday I was standing on the shoreline of Lake Charles right where the National Hurricane Museum & Science Center will be located one day among elected officials, community leaders and employees of State Farm and Entergy. It was surreal because this dream of building a one-of-a-kind education center has been a long one in
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Duck Hunting in Southwest Louisiana

12/1/2014 by Megan Hartman
Posted In:  Outdoors
Southwest Louisiana Marsh by www.monsoursphotography.net To me, there’s nothing more peaceful and beautiful than watching the Southwest Louisiana sun rise in a duck blind with a cup of hot coffee sitting next to me dad. My dad, who is also a photographer, always told me that Southwest Louisiana has the most gorgeous sunrises than anywhere
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