Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries biologists Joe Marty and James Whitaker draw blood from a captured mottled duck. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

LDWF looks for answers with Duck Lead Study

Chance Baccacolopi swung the airboat around so fast, for an instant it was like being on one of those Tilta-Whirl carnival rides that comes into town for a festival weekend.

Morgan City High School Coach Eric Howard talks with Andrea Dragna during the team's spring game with Franklin. Morgan City will hit the field Friday for an intrasquad scrimmage at 6 p.m. at Tiger Stadium. (The Daily Review/Geoff Stoute)

Prep scrimmages to be held this week

High school football teams across Louisiana will take their next step in their preseason preparations this week as they partake in scrimmages.

Tim Gilmore of Bayou Vista placed second at the Louisiana Open Horseshoe Tournament at Moose Lodge in Shreveport Saturday. Gilmore finished 5-1 with a 54.5 ringer percentage. From left are the winners, Pat Pertuit of Marrero, first place; Gilmore; and Jack Caudle of Shreveport, third place. Pertuit was named Class and tournament champion. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of The Bayou Horseshoe Pitchers Association)

Randy Giroir and Ryan Fryou, both of Berwick, took the top two spots in the Class D competiton at the Louisiana Open Horseshoe Tournament at Moose Lodge in Shreveport Saturday. Giroir was first with a 6-1 record and a ringer percentage of 25.0, while Fryou was second with a 4-2 mark and a 24.2 ringer percentage. The top three teams were decided after a three-way tie following regulation. Fryou drew a bye, and Giroir defeated Bill King of Monroe and then Fryou in 40-shoe games for the class championship. From left are Giroir, Fryou and King. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of The Bayou Horseshoe Pitchers Association)

BHPA members place at state Open Horseshoe Tourney

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High school scrimmages

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCRIMMAGES: Area high school football teams are scheduled for scrimmage games, beginning tonight when the Hanson Memorial Tigers travel to face the Loreauville Tigers at 6 p.m.



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