Columnists: Otha Barham

The slingshot

David, the young shepherd boy, stepped forth and said he would face the giant Philistine on the field of battle.…read more

Using your imagination!

Outdoor pranks contribute to fun for all of us. One of my favorites was conceived and carried out by a…read more

Mr. Mayfield’s surprise

I once joined a deer club in eastern Texas, the specific area known thereabouts as “Deep East Texas.” The designation…read more

Nell and the Cowboy

Regular readers will recall my plans to celebrate cowboys and girls of the American West in this column by offering…read more

The wrong Christmas rifle

It was one Christmas in the middle 1950s. True to a common Christmas inclination toward extravagance, I got the idea…read more