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SLEMCO prepares as cold weather settles in

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SLEMCO is gearing up for some winter weather in Acadiana and is ready to help should any power issues turn up. 

Officials say to prepare, homeowners should consider having a backup generator ready if the power goes out for any reason. Extra light sources are also a good option for the home if lights go out. 

SLEMCO crews are on standby to help out when winter weather comes through.

"Most of our customers know that our workers are from here, and they're local, and they live here, and they know them by name and face, so they know they're going to be out there as fast as they can and work as hard for them as they can, so we usually get a real good response," says Mary Laurent. 

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