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Just go fishing

Sometimes, you need to just go fishing. You just need a hook, line, bait and a good friend to go along. Okay, maybe you need cheese crackers and some Dr. Pepper 10, too, for drinking. I had a chance to do that last week with an old friend, Will Morgan, “Dub” to those who know … Continue reading


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Corney Creek Outoor Festival

Got plans this for April 15-16?  Well, now you do. Get out and enjoy the weekend at the 40th annual Bernice Corney Creek Festival Friday April 15th and Saturday April 16th in Bernice. This year’s event will be held at the old Bernice School. There are all kinds of activities, including a parade starting at … Continue reading

$10 part or $400 motor?

A few weeks back a friend and I had just gotten on a big wad of big crappie out on the edge of the channel on the big lake at D’Arbonne. They were getting ready to begin moving toward shallower water, but the weather had them pushed back deep. We hit a spot and caught … Continue reading

A $750 thump…pepper fast

If you want to know how long it took Dennis Bratton to win the King of King’s crappie division, just bite into a raw jalapeno pepper and wait for the burn. Yep, about three seconds. “I dropped the jig by the first cypress tree we came by this morning and it hadn’t hardly settled in … Continue reading

The Power of Life

Thanks to Curtis Thomas, CAT Taxidermy of Union Parish, for today’s thought: Romans 8:38 – 39:  For I am convinced that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers, nor height, nor depth, nor any other created thing, will be able to separate us from the … Continue reading

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