Bayou Horseshoe Pitchers Association members to attend world tournament

Six members of the Bayou Horseshoe Pitchers Association will be attending the National Horseshoe Pitching Association World Horseshoe Pitching Championships in Montgomery, Alabama. Competition begins Monday and concludes Aug. 6. Area participants include Tim Gilmore, Linda Dodson, Ryan Fryou, Randy Giroir, Dwain Arceneaux and Al Dodson. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Bayou Horseshoe Pitchers Association)

Several members of the Bayou Horseshoe Pitchers Association will be attending the NHPA World Horseshoe Pitching Championships, which begins Monday and concludes Aug. 6 in Montgomery, Alabama.

Franklin 4-H'er brings home top finish at national championships

A Louisiana team won the air-pistol national championship at the 2016 4-H Shooting Sports National Championship in Grand Island, Nebraska, in late June. Among the team members was Carl Taylor Stirling, right, a student at Hanson Memorial in Franklin. Other team members include Miles Sinagra of Tangipahoa Parish, Courtney Stephens of Jackson Parish and Mary Kate McClellan of Franklin Parish. The team was coached by Bob Davis of Jackson Parish. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of LSU Ag Center)

A student at Hanson Memorial in Franklin and St.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife report will reveal low productivity

This year's fall flight will see more adult birds as low pond counts this spring, along with drought conditions, will impact production. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

For years and years around the 4th of July, duck hunters would wait with baited breath for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s annual Waterfowl Breeding Population and Habitat Survey Report.


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