• Last weekend was the opening of deer season (gun) here in Kentucky and I had the opportunity to join one of my closest friends, Billy McGee, for this event in an area renowned for its abundance of large healthy deer. We would be hunting in McGee’s home county of Livingston in Western Kentucky. This is an annual pilgrimage that I have taken for more than 20 years and the adventures are always a little different. McGee is a lawyer from Smithland, KY, and has evolved into quite the hunting guide...

  • Good times last Saturday at the Boone County (Kentucky) Fairgrounds! The "Fishing Frenzy" sponsored by Boone County Parks was the official kickoff for the Boone County Fair. It was a free event for kids 15 years old and younger, and boy, did the Parks Department team allow the kids an opportunity for a "reel" good time. This "catch and release" event featured a freshly stocked lake with huge, hungry catfish.  The largest I saw measured about 36 inches long and was landed by a young lady not much longer. She...