If you see New Orleans Magazine Editor Errol Laborde today, tell him "Congrats!" Laborde won the National City and Regional Magazine Association Award for "Column" for his monthly column in New Orleans Magazine. The awards were announced May 20 at the 28th Annual National City and Regional Magazine Awards in Atlanta. Columnists from Los Angeles Magazine, Seattle Met and Yankee were also nominated. The CRMA represents publications across the country.


Laborde submitted three columns for his award. Read the award-winning articles below:

Mr. Okra's Birthday Party

Maria at the Ballpark

The Bees and Me