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Quality Over Quantity

Quality Over Quantity

Rocke Fournet September 5, 2019 Comments Off on Quality Over Quantity

Enough with the heat already. We are currently suffering through some heat that can hurt you. This is discomfort, Louisiana style, and it will make you pay. The heat index lately has been consistently

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The Real Good Life

The Real Good Life

Rocke Fournet August 15, 2019 Comments Off on The Real Good Life

Thank you Lord, for small favors. A late cool front just pushed through, and the wind is blowing from the north. It has been a brutally hot summer, coupled with high humidity. And at

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Heatin’ Up

Heatin’ Up

Rocke Fournet August 5, 2019 Comments Off on Heatin’ Up

The hot, dog days of a typical Louisiana summer are upon us. If you like extreme heat and high humidity, this is your spot. Temperatures have been topping out near 100 degrees, coupled with

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Mom Shows How It’s Done

Mom Shows How It’s Done

Rocke Fournet July 19, 2019 Comments Off on Mom Shows How It’s Done

It felt like somebody flipped the switch. We went quickly from fairly comfortable to “wet with sweat” seemingly overnight. The heat wave is on, with daytime temperatures near 100 degrees, and then “cooling” off

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Thanks For The Memories

Thanks For The Memories

Rocke Fournet July 8, 2019 Comments Off on Thanks For The Memories

Quality college baseball is alive and well in the state of Louisiana. If you are a bayou baseball fan, you have landed in the right place. Both McNeese and LSU represented the Pelican state

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Robocalls

Robocalls

Rocke Fournet June 20, 2019 Comments Off on Robocalls

As I entered the front door, our business phone was ringing off the hook. I hustled in to answer the call that started with the ominous greeting of “Do not hang up this phone!”

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Father-Son Teams

Father-Son Teams

Rocke Fournet June 6, 2019 Comments Off on Father-Son Teams

As I write this, storm clouds and major winds are brewing as a huge, ominous weather system pushes in from the west. Big time tornadoes are popping up all around this volatile front, causing

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Spring Fishing

Spring Fishing

Rocke Fournet April 19, 2019 Comments Off on Spring Fishing

It was opening day in Lacassine Refuge — time to officially kick off spring fishing. The wind and weather kept the number of anglers to the bare minimum. A late-season cold front pushed through

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Unforgettable Memories

Unforgettable Memories

Rocke Fournet April 4, 2019 Comments Off on Unforgettable Memories

Head West young man! The call was an invite to hunt whitetail deer in Texas. All Mike Miller needed to do was get himself to George West, Texas, for a shot at a lone

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Show Time

Show Time

Rocke Fournet March 21, 2019 Comments Off on Show Time

Sometimes you just have to think outside the box. In some cases, it is worth trying something different to enhance your chances for success. It is knowing when to experiment and when to play

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