Founded in 1861 in Calcasieu Parish, Lake Charles is the fifth largest city in the state, home of McNeese University, and is an industrial leader in Southwest Louisiana.
McNeese vs Florida Ticket Information Announced. There's a catch
The McNeese Cowboys are travelling to Gainesville in 2023, but you can't purchase tickets in Lake Charles. Here's Why..
New Movies In Lake Charles Theaters This Weekend
If you're looking for something to do with your family and friends this weekend, we got some new movies you should check out at Lake Charles theaters.
5 Famous People Who Went McNeese State University In Lake Charles
Lake Charles is an amazing place, therefore the people gotta be amazing too! Right? Look who went to MSU!
Coushatta Crossroads Festival is Back In Kinder, Louisiana
The Coushatta Crossroad festival features the who's who of Cajun, Zydeco, and country, and this year's lineup is the best it's ever been! Here's who's playing.
Things To Do In Lake Charles And SWLA This Weekend June 9-11
We have looked around and found a bunch of things going on in Lake Charles and Southwest Louisiana to do and we have made you a list to choose from.
Wealthiest Zip Codes in Southwest Louisiana
We have compiled a list of the wealthiest zip codes around the Lake Charles area. Check it out here!
Charlie Wayne Band Live in Downtown Lake Charles Friday Night
Charlie Wayne Band Performing in Downtown Lake Charles Friday Night
Blue Bell Releases New Coffee Flavor Ice Cream To SWLA Stores
The Ice Cream Gods once again heard our cries with Blue Bell announcing they're releasing yet another new flavor of ice cream to Lake Charles stores.
Watch The Calcasieu Refining Plant Explosion In Lake Charles
See the moment lightning struck a container at the Calcasieu Refining Plant and caused a massive explosion.
Ladies, Who Wants To Go Play Bingo With Mike Soileau?
The Krewe De Fous Amis annual ladies night out bingo is coming up Saturday, June 24th and we want you to sit at our Gator 99.5 table and here's how!
2023 Delcambre Shrimp Fest Goes Cajun & 90s Country
The festival this year is featuring a variety of Cajun, Zydeco, and Country music as well as two big 90s country artists performing live. Here is the lineup.
Lake Charles Native Has Huge Night in MLB on Tuesday Night
A Lake Charles Native is continuing to make SWLA proud in The Show. He had a huge night last night! Check out the details.