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Mardi Gras King Bacchus to rule New Mexico?

Val Kilmer King of Bacchus 2009

Val Kilmer King of Bacchus 2009

The Boston Hearld reports, “Actor Val Kilmer, will reign as this year’s king of the Mardi Gras Krewe of Bacchus“.

Actor Val Kilmer, 2009 King Bacchus, has been known for his great acting roles in Braveheart, Tombstone, Top Gun, The Doors, etc. Though he may be looking to act in a political role in the near future.

The New Mexico Independent announced, “Val Kilmer has hired the Washington public relations firm McMahon, Squier & Associates to handle communications and media for his potential gubernatorial campaign, a source with knowledge of the situation confirmed“.

Also, from The Seattle Times, “Val Kilmer ponders running for governor of New Mexico“.

From New Orleans to a “run for the Stronghold” of New Mexico, you might say.

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Denaham Springs’ Todd Suprun’s dogs win at CAAWS

ellyMystic Krewe of Mutts Parade took place yesterday in Baton Rouge. Todd Suprun’s dogs – Abby and Lacie of Denham Springs, won the costume-and-float competition, reported by THE ADVOCATE.

Donna Douglas, also known as Elly May Clampett, in the television show “The Beverly Hillbillies,” threw beads from a car. It was an honor to have Donna Douglas participate in this local event.

The theme this year was “Pawraiders of the Lost Bark“. You can see 2009 parade photos of this event on the CAAWS website.

Congratulations to Todd and his mutts!

Mardi Gras Parade Schedules – Baton Rouge & Denham Springs

Mardi Gras Parade in Denham Springs, Louisiana by CaryCrawfordPhotography.com

Mardi Gras Parade in Denham Springs, Louisiana by CaryCrawfordPhotography.com

Clarence’s CajunRadio.org reports the Mardi Gras parade schedules, including The 2009 Denham Springs Mardi Gras Parade, which will be held Feb. 14 at 3 p.m. The parade will begin at the Denham Springs High School making its way through the Antique District, then turn on Florida Blvd., and end at Veterans Blvd. Anyone interested in participating can contact Parade Chairman Darrell Bennett. The photo is another wonderful creation by Cary Crawford of Denham Springs.

2009 CAAWS Mystic Krewe of Mutts Mardi Gras Dog Parade

2009 CAAWS Mutts Mardi Dog Parade - FEB 15th

2009 CAAWS Mutts Mardi Dog Parade - FEB 15th

Mark your calender! FEBRUARY 15th, The Capital Area Animal Welfare Society will be holding the 2009 CAAWS Mystic Krewe of Mutts Mardi Gras Dog Parade Along North Blvd. in downtown Baton Rouge. Click Here for 2008 Photos of some really sweet parade participants.

CAAWS is a non-profit organization committed to the well-being of animals in the Baton Rouge community.

How can anyone resist this face?

Walker HS’s Ashlee Smith Playing at Rose Bowl Parade

sesamestThere is an inspring arictle in today’s ADVOCATE featuring a story about Ashlee Smith from Walker High School. This talented musician (Bands of America Honor Band Member) and 4.0 student, has great things ahead of her no doubt.

Ashlee, CONGRATULATIONS!!! We will be looking for you on TV “marching behind the float while playing a ‘Sesame Street’ melody ” at the Rose Bowl Parade in Pasadena, CA.