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Kirsten Navarre, center, who boxes out of Blades Total Boxing Gym in Crowley, was named 2017 Intermediate Female Boxer of the Year. Receiving the award with Navarre was her coach, Tony Johnson, left. Arthur Scott, coach of the Crowley Boxing Club, right, was on hand to present the plaque.

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Dr. Stephen Cannon of Crowley was named the 2017 Doctor of the Year.

Navarre, Cannon receive top awards

The Southern Association of USA Boxing recently presented its annual awards to outstanding members and associates.

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JOANN MECHE holds a jar of RiceSilk Facial Masque, the first product she developed 32 years ago. RiceSilk is now a thriving business headquartered right here in Rayne. (Acadian-Tribune photo by Steve Bandy)

RiceSilk line of skin care products a thriving Rayne business for 32 years

JoAnn Meche’s fascination with the fine cremes and lotions used by her mother eventually grew into a business that has been in operation for 32 years now.


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