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DARRELL’S: 20x BEST OF SWLA WINNER

DARRELL’S: 20x BEST OF SWLA WINNER

Brad Goins December 22, 2013 0

One Of The Four Businesses That Have Appeared In Lagniappe’s Best Of Awards For 20 Consecutive Years It’s now been 20 years since Lagniappe published the results of its first Best Of Southwest Louisiana

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A LOT TO BE THANKFUL FOR

A LOT TO BE THANKFUL FOR

Rocke Fournet December 22, 2013 0

Let us bow our heads. The recent Thanksgiving holiday was a natural time to give thanks.  There is a lot to be thankful for, so I hope you acknowledged it. Good health has to

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ON STUPID SONGS

ON STUPID SONGS

Brad Goins December 22, 2013 0

The morning I wrote this essay, I was in my still-dark house preparing to give the dog his first walk of the day. As I did so, I sang an especially stupid song —

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WRONG AGAIN, THANK GOD ALMIGHTY, WRONG AGAIN

WRONG AGAIN, THANK GOD ALMIGHTY, WRONG AGAIN

Pierre Fontenot December 21, 2013 0

In Albertson’s, in the fruit section, I see what I see; an elderly white man and his black female aide. At first glance it all looks so sad to me. He’s Greatest Generation aged.

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WARREN SELLS: AMERICAN HERO

WARREN SELLS: AMERICAN HERO

Cliff Seiber December 21, 2013 0

In his 90th year, Warren Sells, who grew up in Cameron Parish and Lake Charles, has a lot to look back on. This veteran of three wars characterizes himself as an extreme introvert. But

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