September - December 2012 News Archive

  • December 05, 2012
    • The 2013 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Dignitaries are:  King Robert King,  Queen Whitney Vann and Grand Marshal Gerald Woods.
    • The 2013 SPLL Members List has been updated, the list can be found on the About/Join SPLL Page.


  • October 31, 2012
    • The 2013 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Ball Ticket Forms have been emailed to all Parading Krewe contact persons. If your Krewe has not received the application, please use the Contact Page here on the website to email SPLL stating that you did not receive them.


  • September 30, 2012
    • The Passing of Lon Hunter

      Baton Rouge lost an original on September 28, 2012 at about 6:20 PM. Our friend and Member of the Board of Directors of SPLL, Lon Hunter, passed away after bravely battling lung cancer. He was co-founder of the Spanish Town Mardi Gras Ball and The Notorious Tosser of "Flamingo Paws" at the Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade.  We thank his wife, Maria Hunter, for keeping us all up to date on his condition and eventual passing.

      The times for the wake and visitation is on Monday, October 01, 2012 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM.  The  Funeral Service and Burial will be from  8:00 AM -10:00 AM. Tuesday, October, 02, at Greenoaks, 9595 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA.

      You can post your favoirte memories of Lon and your favorite photos in the
      Forum Topic that has been set up just for him!

      Lon Hunter