Acadia Animal Control confirms that an alligator was caught in Crowley this afternoon.
Larry and Rosemary Schuh found the gator in their back yard.
We understand that the alligator will be released in a safe environment so it can enjoy the holidays.
The hiss of an alligator could soon have something to do with the hum of a diesel engine. Researchers at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette have found that gator fat, which is typically thrown out at meat processing plants, makes great biodiesel.
"Everybody's buzzing about putting a gator... more »
According to the Louisiana Ice Gators' Facebook Page, former IceGator Derek Boogaard passed away yesterday.
Boogaard played for the Louisiana IceGators in the 02-03 season, he was known for his physical style of play. He played for the New York Rangers in appeared in 22 games with them this... more »
Trappers are heading back into the rivers and bayous for 30 days of gator trapping. Every year, Louisiana Wildlife officials hand out a set number of tags. Every time a trapper catches a gator, they slap on a tag and collect their cash. This year might be a little different.... more »
BY PATRICK FLANAGAN / THE DAILY IBERIAN
A 7-foot alligator was wrestled and removed from City Park Monday morning.
Tony Migues, director of the city's parks and recreation department, said the gator was first sighted Friday in Devil's Pond, but by Monday morning, it had positioned itself on... more »
IceGators' interim head coach and president/general manager Brent Sapergia is unable to maintain his composure after a referee's decision at the Pensacola Ice Flyers game on Friday (November 6). Sapergia received a game misconduct for the second straight night and was suspended from coaching, indefinitely, by the league. A new... more »
Tiger fans are grabbing up gator meat ahead of Saturday's LSU-Florida football game. It's a highly anticipated match-up between the two undefeated teams and Bayou Bengals fans are hungry for a win. So this weekend, Tiger fans will literally, eat the enemy. "Gator, fried gator, broiled gator, gator salad," said... more »