April is the best month to greet feathered migrants

Eastern bluebirds winter in the coastal region of Louisiana but also can be found year round in the northern parishes. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

I couldn’t take it any longer. A couple of Sundays ago, just before church, I made my first excursion into the wilds of Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge.

Guidry/Bierhorst win February tournament

Brad Guidry, left, and Lee Bierhorst combined to win St. Mary Elite Bass Club’s February tournament. This is Guidry’s third consecutive victory in the elite bass club’s tournaments. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of St. Mary Elite Bass Club)

The duo of Brad Guidry and Lee Bierhorst won St. Mary Elite Bass’ February tournament based out of Jesse Fontenot Landing in Berwick.

We're all eagle keepers after expo

The Bald Eagle is a Louisiana success story. The Atchafalaya Basin is the epicenter of the raptors’ recovery. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

Long after the last taillight from a visitor’s car that attended the 10th Annual Eagle Expo last weekend faded down the highway, it occurred to me we’ll still be here.


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