Lake life

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The buck stops here

Youth hunts and archery season have kicked off this year’s deer season in Area 2. Primitive weapons become legal Saturday and the still hunt regular gun season is set to begin Oct. 27. Cooler weather and recent rains should make the season a lot better than it was looking a week or so ago. The … Continue reading

‘Bone level should be okay

We’ve had a ton of rain today, but current conditions on Lake D’Arbonne seem to be okay. The lake is coming up some, as you can see from the measured levels (the blue line) Tuesday night. Current projections from the USGS don’t seem to point to any danger to lake properties now or in the … Continue reading

Why I fish

Family reunion

Thessalonians 4:17: 17 Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.

Empty lakes

“The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.” That’s what Ralph Waldo Emerson said. It’s been a while since I took English Lit 404, but what I think he meant was that the world is full of open doors and opportunities. If we enter and encounter success, we revel … Continue reading

Have courage to trust

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.”   John 14:27

Please do not feed the animals?

Wednesday, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries issued an official news release recommending “deer hunters not utilize supplemental feeds as this increases the chance of spreading diseases among deer using bait stations, including chronic wasting disease (CWD).  Instead, LDWF encourages hunters to focus on managing the native forage base on the land through prescribed … Continue reading

Missouri anglers show crappie!

Here are your 2018 Crappie Masters National Champions, Matthew Rogers and Baylor Mead. They are the winners of $34,100.00 in cash which included the Missouri Corn and American Ethanol $2000.00 bonus for using E10 Fuel in their boat. The tournament held on Truman Lake in Missouri was dominated by “Show Me” State anglers, including the … Continue reading


God has provided us many devices to enjoy life and to serve Him through. None of them have to be plugged in. Use them, not the wrong “devices”. “So I gave them over to the stubbornness of their heart, To walk in their own devices. —  Psalms 81:12

Teal season has been tough

Louisiana’s early season teal season has pretty much been a bust. Dry and unseasonably hot weather, lack of rain and lower than usual numbers of birds made it a tough go. The special season runs from Sept. 15 – 30. Cooler temps this week and a lot of new water may help bring in a … Continue reading

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