It may be wet and overcast... But that's not stopping the crowds from lining up for the Krewe of Krewes parade in Lake Charles.
Hello everyone. This is Cynthia Arceneaux from the KPLC Newsroom, We'll bring you the sights and sounds of Mardi Gras from all over Southwest Louisiana.
In other news, The White House is getting ready for the President's State of the Union address. Tonight's State of the Union address will reflect President Obama's focus on nation-building at home.
He will use the speech to call for more spending on infrastructure and manufacturing. And he will also announce the withdrawal of 34,000 U.S. troops from Afghanistan within a year.