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DUCKS UNLIMITED/OPELOUSAS SOIREE: 6 P.M., CIVIC CENTER, OPELOUSAS. TICKETS $50, $300 SPONSORS, $500 TABLES. CALL KEVIN DOUCET (337) 945-0288.

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SEPT. 21 — HIGH POWER RIFLE XTC REGIONAL MATCH COURSE: PALO ALTO RIFLE & PISTOL CLUB, DONALDSONVILLE. NRA-APPROVED 200-, 300- & 600-YARD TOURNAMENT. OPEN TO PUBLIC. FEES, $12/ADULT, $5/JUNIOR (MEMBERS), $15/ADULT, $5/JUNIOR (NONMEMBERS). 80 ROUNDS. CALL JAY D. HUNT (985) 768-8469. WEBSITE: WWW.PALOALTOGUNCLUB.COM.

SEPT. 22 — SOUTH LOUISIANA HIGHPOWER CLUB MATCH: 8:30 A.M., ASCENSION PARISH SHERIFF’S RANGE, 9300 ST. LANDRY RD. GONZALES. NRA 200-YARD MATCH COURSE. FEE $12 MEMBERS, $15 NONMEMBERS, $5 JUNIORS. $15 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP IN CIVILIAN MARKSMANSHIP PROGRAM. CALL GEORGE SERRETT; (225) 272-3538. EMAIL: GHSERRETT@NETZERO.NET.

SEPT. 22 — LA. BULLS EYE CONVENTIONAL PISTOL MATCH: 9 A.M., PALO ALTO RIFLE & PISTOL CLUB, DONALDSONVILLE. TIMED & RAPID-FIRE MATCH, NRA RULES, .22 RIM FIRE, .22 CENTERFIRE & .45 ACP PISTOLS. FEE $7. CALL SKIP BLANCHARD (504) 427-0050. EMAIL: SKIP_BLANCHARD@MSN.COM.

SEPT. 23 — RED STICK FLY FISHERS FLY-TYING SESSION: 7 P.M., ORVIS SHOP, PERKINS ROWE, BATON ROUGE. CALL PETE BONGIOVANNI (225) 335-4596. WEBSITE: WWW.RSFF.ORG.

JUST ANNOUNCED

HUNTING SEASONS

FISHERY NOTICES

east grand terre island, Bay jimmy, mississippi river delta closure: To commercial fishing, including crabs and shrimp, and to recreational fishing, except rod-and-reel take of finfish, until further notice after state biologists identified residual BP-Deepwater Horizon tar balls and tar mats.

Fall INSHORE SHRIMP SEASON: Open in all state inside waters.

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