Thank you for posting first.
My short answer is Saturday your local PetsMart and Petco is going to have pet rescue groups all over - visit and pick their brains
. Also search for www.petfinder.org
, Google other local rescues for advise this issue.
One of the reasons US pet rescues require a contract cats be indoors-only is this one, plus roadkills, they become homeless again, disease from other animals....
Check out points 3, 4, 10 here > http://fixourferals.org/home/?page_id=83
I bet you like this cat in your general neighborhood (I was assuming you still lived in Cajun country - Geoux Tigers!)....when my orange 20-pound Maine Coon grows up he wants to be like Mike the Tiger.
If you are from Louisiana Tech forget I said this
Also check out jobberone's posts.
...with "The Little FurBall of HATE" shreding a sports editorial (see avatar)