Michael “Pickle” Fontenot is pictured here as he baits his hook while docked at the Chicot State Park boat launch before competition began in Tuesday’s dog fight tournament. Fontenot has been fishing bass at Chicot since the late 1980s and has been competing in the tournaments for the last 25 years. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

Jiggin’ with Pickle

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Above is a GMC truck that was involved in a single vehicle crash on Sunday, which resulted in the death of a passenger in the truck. The driver of the vehicle, once he is released from the hospital, will be booked in jail for vehicular homicide. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

Fatal crash occurs near Whiteville; driver arrested for vehicular homicide

Late Sunday afternoon, firefighters with the Faubourg Fire Department were dispatched to assist law enforcement officers with a fatal single vehicle crash that occurred on La. Hwy.


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