September 2017

I T’ought I Taw a Puddy Tat!

A couple weeks before deer season this year I made one of my regular checks of the three game cameras I have on my farm.  When I loaded the pictures from the cams to my…


Wrapped Around Their Little Fingers

  Grandparents who just read the title of this post are already smiling.  They know exactly what I’m talking about. Last summer Annie and I took a week off from work so that a couple…


Long Live the King

In a recent post I told you about Stephen Tucker and the world record buck that he harvested in Sumner County Tennessee last year.  It was a great story about a great guy shooting a…


A Debt I Can Never Repay

September 17, 2017 is Mom’s 91st birthday. Wanda Lee Corn was born at the beginning of the Great Depression and was surrounded by people who had preserved freedom during World War I.  Mom was the…


The Tucker Buck

There has been plenty of talk in the hunting community the last few months about the Tucker buck.  But the story of that buck is bigger than the measure of its antlers. Last year Stephen…


Rockin’ It

We were on our way home from Georgia and Annie was driving.  She pulled off the highway at a gas station/quick shop so we could get some lunch. As she eased into a parking space…


Forty Years!

It’s hard to believe that, forty years ago today, on 2 Sept. 1977, I went active in the United States Marine Corps. On that day, to Mom’s horror, my recruiter pulled into our driveway to…