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Creature Feature: The Red-eared Terrapin or Slider (Chrysemys scripta)

Many of us have kept this delightful freshwater turtle of America’s Deep South as a pet at some time in our lives. Thankfully, these charming creatures are a common sight in good basking spots in Louisiana, such as this Bald Cypress log in a quiet slough off Corney Creek not far from Lake D’Arbonne near Farmerville. 234 more words

Creature Feature

AMERICA’S BEST HOUR – AMERICA’S WORSE HOUR

On March 6th, 1836 between one hundred and eighty – two and two hundred and fifty-seven men were huddled behind the walls of a crumbling adobe mission beside the Mexican town of Bexar.  830 more words

PREDICTION PROVES TRUE – UNFORTUNATELY

In 2012 President Obama referred to ISIS as a JV (Junior Varsity) team. He later tried to retract this by saying that he was referring to various Al Qaeda factions. 776 more words

Exploring Bayou D'Arbonne by Kayak: Circumnavigation of Beaver and Duck Islands

Kimmie and I unloaded our Kayak on the slipway across from Lester’s On The Lake Canoe Rentals and eased ourselves into the blue waters of Bayou D’Arbonne. 1,246 more words

YOU REAP WHAT YOU SOW

This will appear in the Farmerville Gazette, Farmerville, Louisiana, USA the week of 9/14/2015

“You reap what you sow”. This is a saying that we have heard since childhood and has been Anglicized and modified to the current saying. 752 more words