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Sport Columns

Collisions with deer can be costly

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is now urging all motorists to use extra caution while driving during the months of October, November and December. This year the state appears to have a higher than average abundance of white-tails, especially in the mountainous counties ...

Elkins Raceway awards banquet set for Dec. 8

I finally have all the rundowns for the 2018 Elkins Raceway season. Mark your calendars and get your tickets for the awards banquet to be held at the Beverly Fire Hall on Dec. 8. Contact the track office by phone at 304- 636-8661 or by message on the track Facebook page. The top 10 in each ...

Writer finally goes squirrel hunting

I decided to go squirrel hunting two weeks ago. It was about 7:15 a.m. when I started into the woods with my grandfather’s old J.C. Higgins bolt-action, 12 gauge shotgun. All of the foot trails were not just damp, they were downright muddy due to all of the rain we had received during ...

Title hopes could be dashed at Talladega

Local race action is over and all that remains is our annual awards banquet, which will be held in early December. I’ll bring you details as soon as tickets are ready for purchase. This is always a great evening of fun, food and fellowship as we recognize everyone’s ••• The ...

Season concludes at Elkins Raceway

The 2018 racing season is in the books at Elkins Raceway and the track would like to thank you for your support throughout the year. We do what we do out at the speedway for you the fans. Without you there would be no reason to do all the hard work it takes to put on the races. I personally ...

Weather not favorable for hunting right now

This week, I have been getting some friendly criticism from a few of my hunting friends. I know that the squirrel season has been in for three weeks and I haven’t been in the woods at all. The reasons for this are simple. It has been either too hot or it has been raining when I could ...