Thursday, March 30, 2017

Doughty tackles big gar like he does big deer

In 2012, I wrote a story about Brad Doughty and his amazing success in bagging big bucks on public land. He and I made...

Meyers downs 12-point in the nick of time

There is nothing sweeter than accomplishing something special or meeting a goal just before deadline. I had such an occasion once in Texas on a...

Fish without a license for one weekend in Louisiana

BATON ROUGE — The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says Louisianans and non-residents can participate in this year's free fishing weekend on June...

Tips and tactics for taking tough turkeys

Perhaps it’s because I live on the sunny side of the Mason-Dixon Line that I seem to have gravitated to the southern reaches of...

Unlikely siblings are finally united

In last week’s column, I shared about learning the amazing news that I have an older half-brother I never knew I had. My dad, Thomas...

Durett downs two trophies after bully buck removed

We hear about school-yard bullies, unfortunately, too often. A dominating buffoon can create terror for some youngsters. The same thing can take place in the...

Can’t be too careful with tree stands

Turkey season has ended and it’s time to go fishing, or time to find other activities to do in the outdoors. One of the things...

Century-old rack makes the book

There’s a spot up in Morehouse Parish that is steeped in history. White Oak Bluff sits on the Morehouse Parish side of the Boeuf...

The unlikely tale of a sailor and a son

He was a son of the south, a brother to a dozen other siblings. After graduating high school in the late 1920s with the...

Check for the “Pit” when studying snakes

It’s something I can usually depend on this time of year. If I’m taking a walk down the road after sundown or driving back...

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