Splits staggered for North and South zone duck openings

  Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has set the dates for the 2015-16 which includes one change from previous years. The department announced that this season there will be a staggered opener between the North and South zones. Because the South Zone is getting a week earlier start it will also have a week earlier closing date, Jan. 24. The…

Wood County-based game warden named officer of the year

"It is the best job in law enforcement. Not taking away from the troopers or others, but we have the best job in law enforcement,” declared Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Game Warden Kurt Kelley. A graduate of the state’s Warden Academy in 1999, Kelley’s continued enthusiasm was rewarded this summer when

Birds may be scattered for season opener Video

  Whether you hunt dove or not, you have to like the opening of dove season because it’s the portal to the remainder of the hunting seasons for 2015-16. It can also be something of an indicator. Nothing scientific, but deer hunters and others probably should root for a great dove season because that often means their season is going to be

State agencies get deer breeders up and running again

Steve Knight, Outdoor Writer Whoever thought four white-tailed deer in Medina County would create such a ruckus. To be honest probably the vast majority of the state’s million deer hunters really don’t care. It has not impacted them yet, and quite possibly never will. It is the state’s 1,300 deer breeders that have been concerned, and for

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