NEW ORLEANS - The state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says snares set for hogs or coyotes caught four Louisiana black bears - three of them cubs - in recent weeks. The department tried unsuccessfully last year to require that snares in 15 parishes with significant numbers of bears include... more »
OXFORD, Miss. - Mississippi forward Demarco Cox will miss the remainder of the season because of a stress fracture in his left foot. The 6-foot-8, 272-pound junior has already missed extended time because of the injury. He's played in just seven games, averaging 1.6 points and 1.1 rebounds. But there... more »
Several black bears have been killed recently, and The Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife & Fisheries Enforcement agents are looking for leads to those responsible. It is illegal to kill a black bear in Louisiana.
The killings have taken place from coastal bear habitat in St. Mary and Vermillion... more »