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Former game warden turns author

...outlined in a new book tracing Jim Hethcox's 27 years as a game warden. "The boy's body was lying there in the soybean, Adventures in Green and Gray: True stories of a Game Warden. The book was a labor of love conceived, in part...
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Local game warden garners statewide honor for service

One of our local game wardens - Ranger First Class Brian Adams - was honored recently as the recipient of the 2014 Rocky Wainwright Waterfowl Award.
Small town police department suits Jackson officer

...Hopefully I'm helping," said Hicks, 42.Hicks never really wanted to be a police officer. He wanted to be a game warden, but that changed after a friend, Chief Dennis Rushton, continued to badger him about coming to the department...
Glascock County ranks high in "outdoorsiness"

...of the Wildlife Resources Division Law Enforcement Section (that's a long-winded way of saying he is the local game warden).In talking with these guys, I learned a few things about why Glascock County is one of the most hunting and fishing-friendly...
Tension, violence pave this 'Highway'

...insights about the itinerant lives of long-haul truckers.Box's previous thrillers, most of them featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett, have all featured strong, tough-talking male protagonists, but the heroes of this one are the underestimated...
New priests assigned to Augusta earn a degree in criminal justice and planned for a career with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources as a game warden. After finishing seminary at Mount St. Mary's in Emmitsburg, Md., this spring, Almeter will be ordained a priest...
Soldier from Augusta awarded Bronze Star with Valor

...with Valor device is the fourth-highest combat award.Now two weeks separated from the Army, Napier plans to start classes at Savannah Technical College and earn a degree in criminal justice. His ultimate goal is to become a game warden.
This doctor is in -- my corner

...Here's an old favorite shared by Lowell Fritsche: A redneck with a bucket full of live fish was approached by a game warden in Texas."May I see your fishing license, please?" the warden said."No, sir," replied the redneck. "I...
Ranger's work fulfills a dream from childhood

...kid, my dream in life was to be a forest ranger or a game warden -- and forestry came open first," he said. This year...kid, my dream in life was to be a forest ranger or a game warden -- and forestry came open first."
Officers patrol holiday boaters

...little more than two inches thick. So sometimes it's easy for boaters to play what Officer Britt calls "Stump the Game Warden." And this weekend, the busiest boating weekend of all, the Department of Natural Resources officer bets he'll...