Sports: Off the Porch

Jul. 13, 2013 @ 08:02 PM

Convergence: Why your zero is only correct at two distances

It’s a common misconception that once a bullet leaves the muzzle of a gun, it rises. 


Jul. 06, 2013 @ 05:43 PM

Spanish party pandemonium


Jun. 29, 2013 @ 08:46 PM

Mr. Williams and the hundred dollar bill

James Williams was grumpy, even for a guy who works in a tackle shop.

 

Jun. 22, 2013 @ 04:56 PM

Jeff Quinn, do what you love, love what you do

There is an old adage, if you like what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life.


Jun. 15, 2013 @ 05:51 PM

Summer catfish are better than hot dogs

A boat anchored in an eddy drifts a bit, no matter how well it’s anchored.


Jun. 08, 2013 @ 04:36 PM

Stealing a bird dog, maybe crime does pay

Doctor Dick White was sitting at his usual T-Ville Diner booth and Uncle Evander stopped by his table to chat.


Jun. 01, 2013 @ 03:06 PM

Oak Hollow youth fishing derby changes young lives

In my travels as an outdoor writer, I come into contact with a lot of outdoor people.


May. 25, 2013 @ 06:22 PM

Fish grow fast in summer

The feeling that came with getting out of elementary school has no comparable emotion when you’re an adult.


May. 18, 2013 @ 08:55 PM

Missing Lucky 13

Uncle Bob sat in an aluminum lawn chair with a Charles Daly over/under across his knees. 


May. 11, 2013 @ 10:04 PM

South Core Banks, springtime fishing paradise

The Outer Banks of North Carolina provide some of the best surf fishing in the world.


May. 04, 2013 @ 09:23 PM

A fishing trip with everything but pink dolphins and unicorns

Sometimes, the end of a fishing charter just kind of fizzles out. Maybe the captain had a hard time finding the fish or maybe the weather is just plain bad. Sometimes, the ride back to the dock is warmed by a perfect trip and this was that kind of ride.


Apr. 20, 2013 @ 03:25 PM

Vintage shotguns in the Southern Springtime

I recently watched the Barrett auto auction and saw an L6 1970 Chevelle convertible bring $230,000.


Apr. 13, 2013 @ 08:53 PM

Real success is in your head

Some men and women have ice water in their arteries. I am not one of those.


Apr. 06, 2013 @ 06:01 PM

Wow, can you believe this?

Even though Adam was a few feet away, I could clearly hear his breath.


Mar. 23, 2013 @ 10:36 PM

Picturing perfect times outdoors

Spring is almost here and we’ve passed the winter doldrums.