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The existing 6-acre Brad Vincent Reef in Big Lake will be expanding its footprint in May when an additional 2,000 tons of material will be added to the site in another reef-building project by CCA Louisiana and its partners.

CCA to expand existing reef in Big Lake

Three to 4 acres being added to Brad Vincent Reef in May
April 30 at 8:58am
In spite of the simplicity of the dish, Treasure Island Trout has a polished and urbane taste.

Speckled specialties

Trout are a blast to catch — and even better to eat ....
April 26 at 5:20pm

Two cited for allegedly shooting whooping cranes in Acadia Parish

Incident occurred in May of 2016 near Rayne, LDWF says
April 10 at 4:54pm
Balsamic Shrimp has a distinct sweet tang from the honey and the balsamic vinegar, but there is no sour component in its taste profile.

Captain of the kitchen

Tommy Pellegrin might catch fish for a living, but his first love is cooking.
March 26 at 3:35pm
The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in finding out who shot four dogs to death during an attempted break-in at a camp near Stephensville.

Four dogs killed during attempted break-in at Stephensville camp

St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office seeking the public’s assistance in case
March 22 at 2:15pm
The Big Buck Contest at the Louisiana Sportsman Show will kick off Friday at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales. If your mount isn't ready, swing by your taxidermist and at least bring your buck's antlers in for official scoring.

Sportsman Show's Big Buck Contest starts tomorrow

Show runs March 15-18 at Lamar-Dixon Expo Center
March 15 at 9:03am
The power equipment section has doubled in size this year at the Louisiana Sportsman Show, which takes place this Thursday through Sunday at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.

Plenty of power equipment available at Sportsman Show

Section doubled in size this year
March 12 at 11:15am
The Fetch-N-Fish Tub will be back again this year at the Louisiana Sportsman Show, this Thursday through Sunday at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.

Fetch-N-Fish Tub returns to Sportsman Show

Fishing seminars, dog shows all weekend long
March 12 at 10:16am
The Discount Zone, presented by Bowie Outfitters, is back and better than ever at the 2018 Louisiana Sportsman Show slated for March 15-18 at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.

Discount Zone returns at Louisiana Sportsman Show

Show-only pricing makes this a great place to stock up on gear
March 09 at 10:12am
More than 20 dealers will be on-site at the Louisiana Sportsman Boat Show sponsored by Neighbors Federal Credit Union at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales March 15-18 - all housed in one 75,000-square-foot building for easy comparison shopping.

Sportsman Boat Show bigger than ever

More than 20 dealers on-site in 75,000-square-foot building
March 07 at 4:45pm
Amethyst Baird Rathore, 32, was sentenced to 60 years in prison without the possibility of parole for shooting Senior Agent Tyler Wheeler four times during a traffic stop in January, 2017. Wheeler has since recovered and is back on the job with LDWF.

Game warden shooter gets 60 years without parole, LDWF says

Rathore sentenced Friday in Morehouse Parish
March 02 at 3:26pm
Two adult black bears were found shot to death  in St. Mary Parish on Feb. 14, and authorities are offering a $5,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible.

$5,500 reward offered for illegally killed St. Mary Parish black bears

Two adult male bears found shot to death Feb. 14, LDWF says
February 28 at 2:53pm
Although the shrimp and chicken dressing can be served as an entrée, it’s delightful as one of the fixings with a holiday meal.

Gourmet taste can be gluten-free

Speedy seafood recipes still packed with flavor
February 28 at 9:00am
The Boat Show in New Orleans will take place this weekend, March 2-4, in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Show hours are 3 - 9 p.m. on Friday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Sunday.

New Orleans Boat Show opens Friday in the Dome

All major boat and outboard brands will be there
February 26 at 9:03am