Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Avenue of Flags in Lake Charles, LA

The Avenue of Flags in Lake Charles, LA

Memorial Day is Celebrated with the Avenue of Flags at Orange  Grove Cemetery in  Lake Charles,Louisiana Each year on Memorial Day many volunteers along with troops of Boy Scouts work tirelessly to display large casket flags in what has become known as The Avenue of Flags.  The event was started in 1983  by the  Sons

Lake Charles Real Estate Market Update

Lake Charles Real Estate Market Update

During the Southwest Louisiana Board of Realtors lunch, local Realtors were updated on the trends and statistics of the Lake Charles LA market and Louisiana Real Estate in general. Statistics compared to prior years show an increase in the number of sales in our market with some strong trends in Southwest Louisiana.  Foreclosures are impacting

The Historic Calcasieu Parish Courthouse

The Historic Calcasieu Parish Courthouse

Renovating and maintaining historical properties is an ongoing task.  Consider what it takes to preserve and maintain our historical   government buildings which have just received some exterior facelifts as part of the new downtown streetscape! THE CALCASIEU PARISH COURTHOUSE circa 1912 Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Calcasieu Parish Courthouse sits on