Christmas break good for duck, goose hunting

Christmas break good for duck, goose hunting

Christmas break is one of my favorite times of the year. Not only do I enjoy the holidays and the break from my students, it also offers me an opportu...

December 18th, 2017 |  


Deer harvest up from last year

Deer harvest up from last year

The extremely mild weather last week was very beneficial as deer hunters checked 72,814 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2017 weeklong deer-gun h...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Cold winds in early November

Cold winds in early November

As the second split of the north zone waterfowl season arrives this week, I can’t help but share my frustration with the local waterfowl season ...

November 17th, 2017 |  



Deer gun season to start this month

Deer gun season to start this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen and women statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Weather not great for waterfowl season start

Weather not great for waterfowl season start

The youth waterfowl season as well as the regular waterfowl opening weekend has come and gone. The weather was certainly less than desirable. It was m...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Wild turkey season is almost here

Wild turkey season is almost here

Ohio’s hunters have the opportunity to pursue wild turkeys during a six-week season from Saturday, Oct. 14, through Sunday, Nov. 26. Gobblers an...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Deer archery season about to start

Deer archery season about to start

Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue white-tailed deer when archery season opens on Saturday, Sept. 30, according to the Ohio Departmen...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Early waterfowl seasons just about here

Early waterfowl seasons just about here

Ohio hunters are invited to enjoy early waterfowl seasons for Canada goose and teal that begin on Saturday, Sept. 2, according to the Ohio Department ...

August 25th, 2017 |  


The ultimate southerner celebrated breaking the bonds of slavery

The ultimate southerner celebrated breaking the bonds of slavery

The 40th anniversary Wednesday of Elvis Presley’s death naturally prompts some comments from yours truly, a lifelong fan. But the events recentl...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Dove hunting season opens fall

Dove hunting season opens fall

With the cool nights and north winds we have been having the last few weeks, it is hard to not think about the fall and the fun times that come with m...

August 14th, 2017 |