by Stacy Gill/ZACHARY PLAINSMAN There were several shutouts Friday night among local and area high school football teams as players found their footing.

Broncos vs. Raiders

Area high school football games for Friday, Sept. 12: • Zachary Broncos vs. Northwest Raiders (of Opelousas) in Bronco Stadium • Baker Buffaloes vs. Northeast Vikings at Baker HS, 3200 Groom Rd. • East Feliciana Tigers vs. Belaire Bengals, Clinton Middle football field, 10410 Plank Rd. in Clinton
Dylan Bateman, 22, Greenwell Springs,  booked for theft of firearm and theft as felony Bryan Hall, 27, Zachary, booked for simple burglary, felony theft and simple burglary  Joshua Wells, 21, Zachary, booked for simple burglary, theft of a motor vehicle and simple criminal damage to property

Broncos vs. Raiders

LSU board approves new agriculture education department

Debra Davis will become head of the new Department of Agricultural and Extension Education and Evaluation in the LSU College of Agriculture, once it is officially approved by the Louisiana Board of Regents. (PHOTO/Olivia McClure)

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LSUAgCenter.com

Hunters Reminded to Practice Treestand Safety

Always wear and properly attach a Full Body Fall Arrest Harness System (FBFAHS) anytime you leave the ground, including while ascending and descending.

As the opening of the 2014-15 deer season approaches, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is reminding hunters to make pre-hunt checks to ensure treestand safety and use appro

Baker Buffalo Festival to feature Hunger-Aid Magic Show

Since its inception in 1981, the Baker Buffalo Festival has raised money for individual Baker schools and aims to increase tourism and interest in the City of Baker.

The City of Baker and communities throughout the region are invited to the annual Baker Buffalo Festival, a family-fun festival held throughout the month of September that unofficially kicked off S

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*If you're still in the mood for art and festivals, be sure to attend the Ogden Park Prowl following Zachary's Fall Art Crawl on Sept. 26!*

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*If you're still in the mood for art and festivals, be sure to attend the Ogden Park Prowl following Zachary's Fall Art Crawl on Sept. 26!*

Obituaries

David D. Horton, 89, passed away Aug. 8, 2014, four days before his 90th birthday.

David D. Horton entered into eternal rest on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at his residence in Zachary.

He would have been 90 on his birthday, Aug. 12.

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