Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser, 2018 Tarpon Rodeo President congratulates Billy an Guy Cenac, who broke a 40 year record with this 208 pound, 14 ounce tarpon at the 90th Annual Grand Isle International Tarpon Rodeo held the last weekend in July.
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