September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Opinions

ACROSS THE SAVANNAH

The South of old is still out there

I love stories about someone who finds a painting in an attic only to discover an old master’s work hides beneath the surface. Remove the top layer and there it is, a masterpiece. I write a lot of travel pieces. More...

Book Review

The Ariadne Objective

We like stories about heroes – well, if they are our heroes. World War II has supplied many such stories. More...

Political Cartoon

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Maybe some of those persnickety people just need a good dose of worm medicine

An old hunter had taken his tattered hound to the vet for a checkup. As they sat among the well-groomed house dogs waiting their turn in the exam room, a woman holding a poodle in her lap sneered at the old gentleman. More...

Quail, roses, and hospitality make Thomasville tops

THOMASVILLE – It has been hot here lately, like 103 degrees, which would melt a tall glass of ice water quicker than a covey of quail can thunder up in a nanosecond, either making a hunter’s day or leaving him with dogged exasperation.&nb More...

Wild pigs – what to do with the bodies

Wild pigs, feral hogs, feral swine, wild boar, or “Russian” boar – all names to describe one of the most destructive animals in the United States today. More...