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2013 BEST OF SWLA WINNERS: THE LIST

2013 BEST OF SWLA WINNERS: THE LIST

admin January 8, 2014 0

Bull’s Eye! 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of Lagniappe’s Best of Southwest Louisiana. For two decades, Lagniappe’s been rounding up readers’ ballots and singling out the hometown favorites. You won’t need a posse or

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5 SONGS FOR LEAVING WORK

5 SONGS FOR LEAVING WORK

admin January 8, 2014 0

By Calvin Tyler If you’re not that enthusiastic about what you do for a living, then the worst part of your day is when your feet leave the warmth of your bed (sofa, or

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SHOP TALK

SHOP TALK

Angie Kay Dilmore January 8, 2014 0

Most Area Barbers And Hairstylists Have Heard It All By Angie Kay Dilmore   On the wall at Kim Sonnier’s hair salon hangs a plaque with a saying Sonnier claims as her shop motto.

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2013 LAGNIAPPE AWARDS

2013 LAGNIAPPE AWARDS

Brad Goins January 8, 2014 0

The Object Of Desire Award MARY LANDRIEU All year long, a lot of Louisiana Republicans were desperately yearning for what Mary Landrieu had — a seat in the U.S. Senate. In fact, in the

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STEAMBOAT BILL’S: 20x BEST OF SWLA WINNER

STEAMBOAT BILL’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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CASA MANANA: 20x BEST OF SWLA WINNER

CASA MANANA: 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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PAT’S OF HENDERSON: 20x BEST OF SWLA WINNER

PAT’S OF HENDERSON: 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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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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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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RICHEST ACREAGE ON EARTH

RICHEST ACREAGE ON EARTH

Karla Wall December 4, 2013 0

From Sulphur Mines To Oil To Salt Brine For Industries, Sulphur Has Been One Of Most Productive Areas In The Nation The wave of exiled Acadians settled in SWLA in the late 1700s. They were followed

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