John Flores

These numbers do not lie

When it comes to freshwater fishing, 44.4 percent of the time, women fished catfish at least once in 2014. The Daily Review Outdoor Writer John K. Flores’ wife, Christine Flores, falls into that category. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

Call me weird but when those after-dinner-hour phone solicitors call wanting someone over 18 in the household to participate in a survey, I’m always game.

When is the right time to let a child start hunting?

The Daily Review Outdoor Writer John Flores’ son, David, killed his first deer –– a doe –– at age 14. He killed his first buck, this six point, at age 16. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

Raising three boys, I’ve been around a lot of youth-hunters over the years, especially when you also consider nieces, nephews and my buddies’ kids.

Flores nets seven awards at LOWA conference

John Flores, The Daily Review and Banner-Tribune outdoor writer as well as a magazine freelancer, was honored with seven awards in the 2014 Excellence in Craft competition during the Louisiana Outdoor Writers Association’s 69th annual conference Saturday. In the above photo, from left are Larry Reynolds, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Waterfowl Study leader; Flores; Dave Moreland, retired Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Deer Program manager and biologist; and Kell McInnis III, wildlife and fisheries foundation executive director. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of John K. Flores)

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