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Parsons, WV
Thursday, November 23, 2017

In Touch with Nature

I know some of you may be tired of hearing the words “solar eclipse” by now but the science nerd in me thought it...

Invasive Insect Species

It’s amazing how some of the smallest critters living amongst us can do so much damage. Some of them carry diseases like ticks and...

Time to Start Preparing for another upcoming Hunting Season

It’s hard to believe that July is over and August is already here. Schools will be starting in a few weeks, I know the...

The Outer Banks

This summer we decided to take a vacation to a place we’ve never visited before.  It had been at least 10 years since Tara...

West Virginia Day

On June 20, 1863 West Virginia became the 35th state admitted to the Union. The land was rugged and huge virgin timber towered over...

Fishing with the Family

It’s that time of the year again where yard chores keep piling up and even with the longer days it’s still a job just...

Best Day Ever

Last week, I had what could quite possibly be the best fishing day ever. The recent rains have kept the rivers running full and...

The Silent Gobbler

It was another fun morning in the springtime woods the last weekend in April. The weather was perfect and you couldn’t pick a better...

It’s Officially Spring

Spring is in full gear now with the days getting longer and the nights getting shorter. The redbud and dogwoods are blooming and the...

New Waders

It’s always exciting when you buy new things especially when it comes to hunting and fishing gear. I tend to make sure I get...

Vacationing in WV

With the first day of spring arriving this past week, I’ve been thinking about getting away for a weekend real soon. I love traveling...

A Month Ahead

Spring has sprung a month early in the West Virginia mountains with daffodils and even forsythia in full bloom ahead of schedule. I can’t...

Up and Down

With this crazy weather, you never know what you’re going to get from one day to the next. Take last month for example, the...

The Striped Skunk

Have you noticed a putrid smell in the air recently?Or why Pepe Le Pew is associated with love and Valentines Day? And most noticeably,...

Hemorrhagic Disease

In late summer and early fall, residents in Gilmer, Logan, Hampshire and Hardy counties started noticing dead deer.The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources...

The Winter Months

It’s been warm this past week but one step outside the weekend before instantly reminded me that the winter months are here.The thermometer hovered...

Deer Season comes to an end

It’s hard to believe that another year has passed by and deer season is over.As December ends it’s time to oil the rifle and...

Deer Season is almost over

It’s hard to believe that it’s almost Christmas and another deer season is almost over.The 2016 buck season totals are in and hunters took...

Still Fishing

The calendar says it’s November but it sure doesn’t feel like it. So far it’s been a warm and late fall and still feels...

2016 Mast Survey

It has been a late start to fall so far with the lack of rain in September and up until this past week, color...