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Annual Fishing Rodeo Canceled Due To Oil Spill

POSTED: Wednesday, May 19, 2010 - 4:22pm

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:00pm

One of the state's biggest fishing rodeos has been cancelled for the first time ever.

It's a safety concern from the oil spill in the Gulf.

Parts of the slick have already seeped into the area where the Golden Meadow - Fourchon Tarpon Rodeo usually takes place.

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