This video gives you a taste of the history of Lake Charles. Did you know Lake Charles started off as a German town? You may learn a few new tidbits here.

Don Rivers

The video features Adley Cormier, Captain Sammi Faulk and A.C. Boudier telling of some of the history of Lake Charles and Southwest Louisiana. It will give current Lake Charles natives, former residents and our friends far and wide a little taste of the corner of Louisiana we call home.