Pleasure Island Marina

Pleasure Island Marina

Adventure seekers and locals have crossed the Martin Luther King Jr. Bridge to fish the waters, go birding or play some disc golf for years, but there’s something new in paradise. Pleasure Island Marina operators have improved 300 slips. The new look includes:  300...
Catch us at the Houston Fishing Show

Catch us at the Houston Fishing Show

Port Arthur’s Sabine Lake and Beaumont’s natural beauty will be featured in a travel booth at the 40th annual Houston Fishing Show at the George R. Brown center in Houston, Feb. 25-March 1, 2015.  Speaker Adam Jaynes will open the show Wednesday with Fishing Lake...
Be in the Umbrella Brigade Parade!

Be in the Umbrella Brigade Parade!

By Mary Meaux, Port Arthur News, panews@panews.com   It’s time to grab an umbrella and get ready for the party. Mardi Gras Southeast Texas has added a new event that comes with a cash prize for the best of the best — the 2015 Umbrella Brigade Parade. Participants...
Parades aplenty filled with beads

Parades aplenty filled with beads

Day and night parading is just part of the Mardi Gras of Southeast Texas plan. Safari Pardi is the theme, along with having as much fun as you can at this family affair in downtown Port Arthur, from Feb. 12-15 of 2015. Here’s a list of parades this season. Everyone is...