Deer Hunting

This buck with a trotline wrapped around its antlers and killed by the author’s nephew, John David Roberson, shows the lengths to which bucks will go to find hot does during the rut.

Driven to distraction

Bucks have to venture out of their comfort zones to pursue hot does. Use these ‘big tips’ to score during the rut.
January 01 at 7:00am
Mission’s SUB-1 crossbow promises minute-of-angle accuracy thanks to a number of design improvements.

A crossbow built for supreme accuracy

Mission’s sub-1 is the latest design from an industry leader
January 01 at 7:00am

LDWF agents work multiple deer violations

Three men busted in two separate incidents
December 28, 2017 at 3:56pm
Adam Dalme, of Clarence in Natchitoches Parish, shot this big 13-point on family land on Dec. 17. At Simmons' Sporting Goods in Bastrop, the buck green-scored 167 ⅜ inches.

Doe leads big 13-point right into crosshairs

Dalme’s big buck scores 167 inches
December 26, 2017 at 2:48pm
Michael HIghtower, of Homer, poses with the big 11-point Claiborne Parish buck he shot on Dec. 14. The 3 ½-year-old deer green-scored 150 inches.

Homer hunter drops big Claiborne Parish 11-pointer

Hightower’s buck stretches the tape to 150 inches
December 26, 2017 at 1:04pm
Corey Eppinette, 25, poses with the big Union Parish 10-point he shot on Shiloh Hunting Club on Dec. 2.  The buck green-scored 153 inches at TP Outdoors in West Monroe.

Big Union Parish 10-point goes down Dec. 2

Shiloh Hunting Club produces another 150-class buck
December 19, 2017 at 4:10pm

LDWF busts Lafourche Parish poachers

Freshly killed doe found in trunk of car on Dec 10
December 19, 2017 at 11:13am
Howard Caviness poses with the

'Godfather' buck goes down in Lincoln Parish

Big 10-point green-scored 158 inches
December 18, 2017 at 5:09pm

Baskin man cited for not using tags, shooting seven bucks

Hunts occurred this fall in Franklin Parish, LDWF says
December 18, 2017 at 4:22pm

Hamburg man busted for deer-hunting violations

Allegedly killed buck while squirrel hunting on Bayou des Glaises, LDWF says
December 18, 2017 at 9:17am

LDWF agents bust Mer Rouge poachers

Social media pages aid investigation in Morehouse Parish
December 18, 2017 at 8:30am
Shay Seacrist poses with Big Nasty, the 10-point Jackson Parish buck she shot on Dec. 10. The buck green-scored 155 inches of bone.

‘Big Nasty’ busted in Jackson Parish

Heavy-horned 10-point green-scored 155 inches
December 15, 2017 at 10:47am
Teddy Dupuy, of St. Amant, poses with the big public lands 8-point he shot on Thanksgiving Day in the Kisatchie National Forest in Grant Parish. The big buck green-scored 158 inches of bone.

Kisatchie public land stud bites the dust

Dupuy's big 8 green scores 158 inches
December 15, 2017 at 8:17am
Hunting over a food plot is a great December tactic to knock down a nice buck.

‘Magic times’

December 15, 2017 at 7:00am