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A HUNTER IS BORN

A HUNTER IS BORN

Rocke Fournet May 14, 2015 0

It was a special day that will always remain etched in the mind of this nine-year-old hunter. It was a day of firsts for Collin Cloud; a day that introduced the youngster to the

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SKINNY WATER

SKINNY WATER

Rocke Fournet April 16, 2015 0

Turn about is fair play. The UL baseball team outlasted McNeese in extra innings in Lake Charles, avenging a 17-inning barn-burner the Cowboys stole from them earlier in Lafayette. This is tooth and nail

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FROM OUTHOUSE TO PENTHOUSE

FROM OUTHOUSE TO PENTHOUSE

Rocke Fournet March 5, 2015 0

It is just a matter of time. If you hunt long enough, the question isn’t if it’s going to happen, but when. Sooner or later, you’re going to miss a shot. For a myriad

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THE BEST MEDICINE

THE BEST MEDICINE

Rocke Fournet February 19, 2015 0

Thank God for small favors and great doctors. There’s nothing like facing a life-changing event to properly adjust your priorities. In fact, most everyday crises we face are in reality rather trivial. A serious

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WINDING DOWN

WINDING DOWN

Rocke Fournet February 5, 2015 0

The clock is ticking. We are in the waning days of hunting season 2015, Louisiana style. As always, it has been a memorable year, filled with highlights and even a few lowlights. A refreshing

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OUR HATS ARE OFF

OUR HATS ARE OFF

Rocke Fournet January 22, 2015 0

Wow, it is the year 2015, and all is not well. The greatest country in the world has been experiencing some turbulent times lately. Confrontations between officers of the law and criminals are nothing

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THE BIG BONANZA

THE BIG BONANZA

Rocke Fournet January 8, 2015 0

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas … everywhere you go! We’re closing in on the big day, and it’s a great time of year. That good feeling you get each year at

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Adrenaline Shakes

Adrenaline Shakes

Rocke Fournet December 18, 2014 0

We are roughly halfway through the various hunting seasons. It’s a good time to catch a break, and maybe even sleep in late one morning. It’s been an A+ first half, with beaucoup “mounted

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Those Boys From Louisiana

Those Boys From Louisiana

Rocke Fournet December 5, 2014 0

Now we’re having some fun. Hunting seasons are full blown, and a blast of good old, cold Arctic air that’s colder than a witch’s you-know-what just blew through! It’s time to bundle up and

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Pure Quality Time

Pure Quality Time

Rocke Fournet November 10, 2014 0

There is nothing like taking a much deserved break once in a while.  Everyone needs to step off life’s treadmill occasionally and regain some perspective. It was overdue time for an impromptu family vacation.

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