Calling for all parade entries by land or sea

The city of Lake Charles is calling for entries in two annual parades scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 6, as part of the Light up the Lake Christmas Celebration.

Sweet treats at St. Nick's Sweet Shoppe

St. Nicholas Center for Children, 2519 Ryan St., is hosting a fundraiser benefitting United Way of Southwest Louisiana 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 24.

Reins of Hope to benefit Family and Youth

Unique endeavors and coming up with creative methods to better serve the community are things the Family and Youth Counseling Agency is known for in the Lake Area.

McNeese Fall Band Spectacular Concert on stage tonight

McNeese State University’s Department of Performing Arts annual Fall Band Spectacular is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, in the Shearman Fine Arts Performing Arts Theatre.