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  • Search for boater in Cross Lake continues

    August 26, 2013 9:01 AM

    SHREVEPORT- Rescue efforts turned into recovery efforts Sunday as Shreveport fire and police divers brought in a cadaver dog to assist with the search for a boater who went missing late Saturday. The search resumed Monday. The Times reports authorities searched Sunday for the unidentified missing boater who reportedly went... more »
  • St. Tammany deputies searching for missing boater

    November 9, 2012 2:22 PM

    SLIDELL- St. Tammany Parish sheriff's deputies are searching for a 51-year-old Slidell woman after her husband reported he was unable to find her during a kayaking trip on the Pearl River. Deputies say Sandra Pierce has been missed since Thursday. Pierce's husband called 911 at approximately 4:30 p.m. and reported... more »
  • Missing boater's body found in Ouachita River

    September 22, 2012 2:03 PM

    MONROE - Wildlife agents say the body of a missing boater on the Ouachita River has been found. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says the body of Charles Trascher, 64, of Monroe, was found on the Ouachita River in Ouachita Parish Saturday morning. His family reported him missing... more »
  • Body of missing boater found in Lake Pontchartrain

    June 5, 2012 3:20 PM

    SLIDELL - Search crews have found the body of a Slidell man who fell overboard from a boat in rough waters in Lake Pontchartrain early Tuesday. Searchers with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, the U.S. Coast Guard and Sea Tow pulled 21-year-old... more »
  • Boater missing in Lake Pontchartrain

    June 5, 2012 2:09 PM

    SLIDELL - Authorities are searching Lake Pontchartrain near Slidell for a missing boater. Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries spokesman Adam Einck says 21-year-old Isiah M. Tate of Slidell fell overboard from a 21-foot boat in rough waters around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday. Einck says Tate was with three other passengers... more »
  • Texas man still missing after Red River boating accident

    February 9, 2012 8:13 AM

    BENTON, La. - Authorities in Bossier Parish have resumed a search for an east Texas man missing since a boating accident Wednesday at the Red River Marina. One man was injured in the accident. Crews airlifted him to the LSU hospital with a head injury and hypothermia. Bossier Sheriff Office... more »
  • UPDATE: Search called off for missing boater tonight

    July 24, 2011 3:34 PM

    UPDATE: State Wildlife Agents identified the man pulled from the Mississippi River today as 58-year old Larry Peters. His body was found floating near Donaldsonville. Joshua Peters is still missing. Authorities say he is in his late twenties. The search was called off at sundown. It will resume... more »
  • Boater found dead in Lake Dauterive identified

    June 28, 2011 6:57 AM

    NEW IBERIA- The boater found dead in Lake Dauterive has been identified as a 49-year-old New Iberia man. Iberia Parish authorities say Mark Courville was reported missing Saturday night. Courville's body was found Sunday afternoon after a search by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Water Patrol division and the... more »
  • Body found in Lake Martin

    June 24, 2011 11:14 AM

    BREAUX BRIDGE - A kayaker found a man's body in Lake Martin, one of Acadiana's most popular attractions. St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office Maj. Ginny Higgins says the man has not been identified. She would not say how he was found, how he was clothed or whether there was... more »
  • Dive teams searching for missing boater

    May 22, 2011 12:48 PM

    KILLIAN, La.- Dive teams are searching for a missing boater in Lake Maurepas near the mouth of the Tickfaw River. Adam Einck, with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, says 38-year-old Hubert Aucoin, of Denham Springs, went missing yesterday afternoon. Two people, who were boating with Aucoin,... more »
  • Master of fishing boat missing in Gulf of Mexico

    December 13, 2010 6:49 PM

    WHITE LAKE - The Coast Guard is searching for a 49-year-old fishing boat master about 3 miles offshore from the Louisiana coast in the Gulf of Mexico. The fisherman was the master of the 85-foot Miss Carol. The Coast Guard says the master was last seen at about 12 a.m.... more »
  • Autopsy: Miss. boater's death natural causes

    November 20, 2010 4:25 PM

    The St. Bernard Parish coroner says a heart problem may have killed a 63-year-old Mississippi man whose body was found near his boat on Nov. 14. Dr. Bryan Bertucci says a preliminary autopsy found that David McAdory of Madison did not drown. The parish released his findings Saturday. ... more »
  • Missing boater found dead by LDWF agents

    November 15, 2010 2:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE – An overdue boater from Mississppi was recently found dead in St. Bernard Parish waters by state wildlife agents. According to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the body of 63-year-old David McAdory of Madison County, Miss., was found just before noon Sunday near his boat in... more »
  • Body found by boater

    June 20, 2010 2:18 PM

    Shreveport police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found by a boater in Cross Lake. Police spokesman Bill Goodin says investigators have not positively identified the man whose body was found about 7:40 a.m. Sunday. He says there were no obvious signs of trauma... more »
  • Boater's body found in Red River

    March 31, 2010 2:30 PM

    The body of boater Larry Paul Ardoin has been found, four months after his boat ran aground on a Red River sandbar in north Louisiana. Adoin's wife says a fisherman, who knew her husband, found his body floating near the sandbar. The fisherman called the state Department of... more »
  • Boater found dead in Iberville Parish identified

    February 15, 2010 3:15 PM

    Update: Authorities have identified a man whose body was pulled from the Grand River this morning. Authorities in Iberville Parish say 22 year old Joshua Lee Rineheart was thrown overboard on Sunday after his boat apparently hit something in the water. They say Rineheart's family members called authorities... more »
  • Missing boater found dead in Iberville Parish

    February 15, 2010 8:45 AM

    The body of a boater gone missing in Iberville Parish has been found. According to deputies, the boater went missing Sunday afternoon around 2 p.m. Crews searched into the night, but only found his boat. The search resumed this morning, and found the body around 8:30 a.m. The Iberville... more »
  • Boater pleads not guilty to deaths on False River

    December 8, 2009 11:32 AM

    A man accused in the deaths of three men on the False River in New Roads last September pleaded not guilty Tuesday. Jerry Jordan, of Lafayette, is charged with three counts of vehicular homicide. Investigators say he was drunk when his boat crashed into another. Christopher Austin, Brian Doherty and... more »

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