Golden Nugget Casino executives announced this week that construction has begun for the new $85 million, 300-room hotel tower to be located on an acre of land on the south side of the casino's pool area.
The weather has been, for the most part, pretty nice lately, but early next week we can look for a taste of the winter weather that has been plaguing the rest of the country. Not nearly as bad as the weather in New England, but we will have our own bit of ice to deal with.
In most of the country things slow down after Christmas and New Years. Here we segue into Mardi Gras and keep the party going. It all starts twelve days after Christmas. We have this year's schedule for you
It looks like Southwest Louisiana could be facing five days where the high never tops 60 degrees. It starts tonight when north winds hit Lake Charles and tomorrow's high is only 59 degrees. Then it gets colder.