I looked at the rifle in my hands, then at the target, and finally back down to the rabbit that was two steps closer, probably hoping we’d offer it a nice, fresh carrot.

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Q. Dear Neil: I planted these three crape myrtles 20 years ago to create a screen. As you can see, I have never topped them. However, they look very bushy, and I’m wondering if I can remove some of the internal trunks and stems to open them up?

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Wrong Willie and I stood in the new shade provided by tender hackberry leaves, watching Delbert P. Axelrod, my personal albatross, wade-fish for crappie.

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Besides movies, now is the time to catch up on TV/cable series you’ve always wanted to watch. Most of the older ones are available for streaming on Netflix. But Amazon and Apple have poured money into their own, so you may want to examine your memberships. I know a lot of you are “binge-watc…

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Spring is here, and male crickets will be chirping away in an attempt to find a mate. While crickets are noisy and numerous, they can be silenced, by natural selection.

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Last spring the Hunting Club membership was gathered around the bed of Wrong Willie’s truck in the time-honored tradition of farmers, ranchers and outdoorsmen. To a man, we rested our elbows on three different sides of the truck, hands dangling inside over coolers, fishing gear, tackle boxes…