Category Archives: Press

Fox8 Bigfish Report – Evening fish

When the summer heat is getting too hot, take an evening fish. The speckled trout are still biting. Check out Captain CT Williams and I for on the Fox 8 Bigfish Report for an evening trout bite in Breton Sound.  


Father Daughter Fishing Show

Today was a very special day. I filmed a father/daughter fishing show with my daughter, Ysonde, and Captain CT Williams and his daughter, Peyton. We had a blast with the girls on the water. Watching the joy and excitement on their faces as they real in a big fish will never get old! Check out…


Cam Jorden in Sports Illustrated

Check out the May issue of Sports Illustrated highlighting how Cam Jordan developed a love of fishing when he moved to New Orleans! I had the please of taking Cam fishing a year or so ago. This picture of him and Ray Huntz was taken on my boat and the trip was featured in Marsh…


Louisiana Sportsman fishes Lake Borgne with Captain Jacques

Rusty Tardo from Louisiana Sportsman heads to Lake Borgne with Captain Jacques via Shell Beach and rakes in the bountiful speckled trout along the banks. Tardo was skeptical of the trip but Captain Jacques was more than happy to prove him wrong. “Where we headed, Captain Jacques?” I asked, figuring he’d say, “Biloxi Marsh.” “Into the…


Capt. Jacques gives Louisiana Sportsman his top 3 tips

Patrick Bonin with Louisianan Sportsman joins Captain Jacques in Shell Beach. Read an excerpt of the success of their trip below: On a trip last Thursday — where tidal movement was less than a foot — I went on a trip with Laboureur and his friend Eric Olsen, and we put 75 specks in the…


NOLA.com finds out how Capt. Jacques “tests” water salinity

Captain Jacques takes Todd Masson from NOLA.com | The Times Picayune to Breton Sound in search of speckled trout concentrations. Here’s an excerpt of the surprising way the Capt. “tests” the water salinity. Capt. Jacques Laboureur has a highly tuned, specialized device for testing water to determine if it will hold speckled trout. He carries…


Capt. Jacques teaches Todd Masson about the wind off Shell Beach

Captain Jacques takes Todd Masson out to Shell Beach and gives him a few tips about the wind and how just the right amount and direction can be beneficial. See an excerpt of the article below: “Ideal conditions would be a southeast wind at 5 knots, just enough to push the clean water and bait…