Sports: Columnists

Nov. 10, 2014 @ 05:57 PM

A little child led them

There are moments, and there are moments, and for this writer, offering my son the challenge of walking out of the woods alone was as much a test of his comfort level as it was encouraging his independence.

Nov. 03, 2014 @ 08:45 PM

Getting philosophical about AFAM scam


Nov. 03, 2014 @ 04:49 PM

Of hawks and hunters for this outdoorsman

I watch. The trail is empty. The leaves are falling. The wind is playing, and her ponytails are bouncing, and I am still and I watch.

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 02:25 PM

Wide-open eyes, mind needed outdoors

The purpose of scouting is that of survival, as bringing bounty to the table would require knowledge of where game might be found.

Oct. 13, 2014 @ 06:43 PM

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Oct. 13, 2014 @ 03:38 PM

Rediscovering life at a funeral

Standing in line at the funeral home, I thought about how what became a conversation about hunting and the outdoors eventually changed trajectory and became a conversation about life and living life, and the outdoors allowed this to occur naturally.

Oct. 07, 2014 @ 04:09 PM

Gutmann column: Fedora's secrecy has its drawbacks

UNC football coach Larry Fedora's pattern of secrecy left the program open to accusation of cover-up when something far more serious came along.

Oct. 06, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

Outdoorsman prefers hunting memories with pen & paper

There are compelling reasons for wanting to write and capture a scene that captured an emotion or attentiveness to the outdoors.

Oct. 05, 2014 @ 06:16 PM

Virus bedevils Duke as Georgia Tech looms

Duke had bye week to prep for Jackets, but illness is keeping some players on sidelines

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:17 PM

NCCU's Moton dishes nearly 100 assists to single moms

N.C. Central's basketball players and coaches would tell you that showing love to single mothers was like food to their souls.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:44 PM

Jason Hawkins column: Now, here's a nutty concept

Outdoorsman says autumn is the season for slowing down.

Sep. 22, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

The nuts and bolts that put lives together

There are nuts and bolts to tighten and sights to bring true and new hands are learning new ways, and sometimes mistakes teach the best lessons.

Sep. 15, 2014 @ 05:51 PM

Outdoorsman's bucket list requires a barrel

Columnist Jason Hawkins has plenty that he wants to do.

Sep. 01, 2014 @ 07:38 PM

This is what it sounds like when doves fly

Dove season begins at this passage of summer.

Aug. 18, 2014 @ 04:26 PM

To fish well, anglers must wear it well

A good fishing shirt adds to the experience