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  1. Joe Simon, Lord They Said I Wasn't Gonna Be Nothin' What a story! What a storyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | PR Log

    ... and Blues life and preached his first sermon in 1988 in Alexandria, Louisiana not too far from his hometown of Simmesport, Louisiana. Simon is still singing, writing, recording and producing. Regarding his new hit, Lord, They Said I Wasn't Gonna Be ...

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  2. Deer hunter illegally kills big buck, faces chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    A hunter with a bow illegally killed an impressive buck in Avoyelles Parish, negating what could have potentially been one of the state's top deer kills, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said Monday. A wildlife agent was called to a hunting club near Simmesport, 55 miles northwest of Baton Rouge, to measure the antlers on Saturday and wound up arresting Glen Toups Jr., 40, of Abbeville and confiscating the deer, agency spokesman Adam Einck said.

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  3. Huge 18-point deer may miss Louisiana record booksRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 | The Times

    ... for many involved is that the "legendary deer" had been sighted on game cameras on several hunting leases in the Simmesport area. Hunters throughout the region wanted to harvest the massive animal, but the honor fell to Toups, a guest on the hunting ...

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  4. Big bow-shot buck: arrest, not high spot in Louisiana listRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    A hunter with a bow illegally killed an impressive buck in Avoyelles Parish, negating what could have potentially been one of the state's top deer kills, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said Monday. A wildlife agent was called to a hunting club near Simmesport, 55 miles northwest of Baton Rouge, to measure the antlers on Saturday and wound up arresting Glen Toups Jr., 40, of Abbeville and confiscating the deer, agency spokesman Adam Einck said.

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  5. Legendary deer taken illegally in Avoyelles ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... Agent Anderson was notified about a buck that was taken on an Avoyelles Parish hunting club's property near Simmesport by a guest hunter. The hunting club notified the agent to help measure the deer for record purposes. When the agent arrived he was ...

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  6. Unlicensed hunter arrows 208-inch buck, LDWF saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Never call a Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agent to come measure your deer if you forgot to buy your license before you shot it. Officials say Senior Agent Douglas Anderson received a call at 10 a.m. Saturday about a trophy buck that had been shot on a private lease in Avoyelles Parish near Simmesport by a guest hunter.

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  7. 200-class Avoyelles Parish buck arrowed illegally on Saturday, LDWF saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... while under hunting license revocation." Senior Agent Douglas Anderson was notified by a hunting club near Simmesport about 10 a.m. Saturday regarding a big deer shot by a guest that they needed help measuring for record purposes, Einck said. "From ...

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  8. St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Arrest Report for August 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Erick Williams Allen, age 50, 560 West Brush St., Simmesport, LA, unauthorized use of a moveable, simple criminal damage to property. David Dionel Thibodeaux, age 24, 1826 Duplechin Rd., Church Point, LA, parole violation, illegal possession of firearm by convicted felon, 2 bench warrants.

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  9. Smiley: Cutting him offRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... Years ago I went deer hunting with some buddies who had a camp bordering the Atchafalaya River north of Simmesport. We were trudging through the woods when we came across a couple of "primitive campers" huddled around a campfire, cooking something ...

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  10. 3 Arrested In Connection with Cruelty to Children CaseRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | KLAX

    Sheriff Doug Anderson says it involves a family situation in Simmesport. Arrested are 61-year-old Donnie Dibble, 33-year-old Jason Hess and 31-year-old Faye Ann Goudeau.

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  11. Avoyelles man accused of sex crimes against childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Town Talk

    A Simmesport man has been charged with multiple sex crimes involving children, according to the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office. Avoyelles man accused of sex crimes against children A Simmesport man has been charged with multiple sex crimes involving children, according to the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff's Office.

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  12. $250k+ Project Approved for Avoyelles ParishRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | KLAX

    Most of the funds will be used to rehabilitate a building turned into a community center in Marksville. The other funds will go to re-roof public buildings in Simmesport.

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  13. Red Rivera s high waters not expected to have much effect on Atchafalaya RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... 380,000 cubic feet per second. The river needs flows of 750,000 cfs for the Atchafalaya to reach flood stage at Simmesport in southern Avoyelles Parish. Even adding all of the Red River's high water flows to the Atchafalaya's wouldn't push the river ...

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  14. Beyond the Game: Anthony Johnson, junior sprinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The University Star

    Anthony Johnson, junior sprinter, came a long way in order to compete for the Texas State track and field team. Born in Arkansas, Johnson moved to Simmesport, Louisiana, with his mother when he was 2-years-old.

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