by Joey Crandall

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July 5, 2012
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Slick Racing making waves

After 23 years of racing drag boats, a world championship and even a couple world records, Minden resident Paul "Slick" Fontenot has come to some very simple conclusions about what he does.

"You fight for it," Fontenot said. "I've seen a lot of people come and go. I've seen a lot of accidents and even seen people die doing this.

"You try to make everything as safe as you can. Sooner or later, you prove to yourself that you are good enough to do this, and then hopefully you stick with it."

That's exactly what he has done, putting together …

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