Jim Casada

Jim Casada

National efforts can help bobwhites

A previous column covered some of the problems quail face, and noted how populations of this saucy little patrician have plummeted. Things are so bad that simply hearing a mating whistle in the spring, or flushing a wild covey in the winter, is reason to celebrate. That’s quite a change from a sound that was once an integral part of the rural landscape.

Jim Casada

Properly preparing venison treats for prime eats

It’s that wonderful time of the year when the whitetail rut is at hand. Many hunters already have venison in the freezer and tasty stews, soups, roasts, and countless other delights featuring deer meat are in the offing. Properly handled and prepared, venison is a wonderful and wonderfully healthy meat.

Jim Casada

Outdoor pastimes for a Carolina summer

While the official start of summer is weeks away, the wilting heat, withering humidity and occasional afternoon thunderstorm are upon us. It doesn’t mean staying indoors as there are plenty of activities to keep you outside for a Carolina summer.

Jim Casada

In bed with the bream

After a busy turkey season, it’s time for a more relaxing outdoor sport – fishing for bream. It’s the most predictable and relaxed type of hunting or fishing to be found.

Videos

Area churches take part in 'Solidarity' rally in Rock Hill amphitheater

Tens of people representing several churches came out Saturday afternoon to celebrate solidarity and promote racial unity. Singers, speakers and community leaders joined together in worship in downtown Rock Hill, South Carolina.
Area churches take part in 'Solidarity' rally in Rock Hill amphitheater 0:56

Area churches take part in 'Solidarity' rally in Rock Hill amphitheater

Rock Hill versus York football highlights 3:08

Rock Hill versus York football highlights

'Voice' contestant from Rock Hill Teresa Guidry sings National Anthem 1:52

'Voice' contestant from Rock Hill Teresa Guidry sings National Anthem

York County residents, business owner donate to victims of floods in Louisiana 0:46

York County residents, business owner donate to victims of floods in Louisiana