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Tri-Lakes OutdoorsUpdated 9:05 a.m., Mon September 22, 2014
Heavyweight longnose gar like this one caught by Lewis Peeler of Vanndale are common and enjoyable to catch.
Toothy, terrible terrors
Despite their stupendous fighting ability, gar fish have earned little respect from Arkansas anglers. In fact, that’s probably a bit of an understatement. Venomous snakes and rabid skunks get as much respect as gar, and when one of these toothy terrors is brought alongside a boat, the typical reaction is to smash its head with a paddle and toss it back for the cannibals. Most fishermen despise gar. No one can deny, however, that gar are... READ MORE
CONWAY — It has been a long time coming, but Conway ceramicist Barbara Satterfield, 63, is finally creating an art project she has wanted to work on since graduate school.
Arkansas’ mourning-dove season got underway Sept. 6, and those skillful enough to hit these plentiful, fast-flying game birds are now faced with a pleasant dilemma: How shall I cook these delicious morsels of meat?