Don
Barone

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db has been in the reporting biz for over 30 years, won some Emmys and other awards, but is proudest of his four-decade marriage, his two kids and the fact he founded Tackle The Storm Foundation to help children.

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Growing, Bradley Roy

Growing, Bradley Roy

By Don Barone

“My wish, for you…”Dateline: 2009…“When I grow up I want to be a little boy.”~Joseph Heller“When I first started fishing the Elites, they called me, “Pampers.”~Bradley RoyPull up a chair, this is a...

A bass for Bobby

A bass for Bobby

By Don Barone

“And the cat's in the cradle and the silver spoon…”Dateline: Memories“He didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.”— Clarence “Bud” Kelland on his dadThe Saturday Evening...

What?!?!

What?!?!

By Don Barone

So I'm at launch and I walk up to my good friend Steve Kennedy, and he tells me exactly this, "Watch out for the tarantulas they are everywhere."He then shows me a photo of a huge tarantula. Launch...

To protect…

To protect…

By Don Barone

“Oh beautiful…”Dateline: Southern Open #3, Dandridge, Tenn.“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” ~Elmer DavisI pray we never awake, from...

Davy Hite: My two sons

Davy Hite: My two sons

By Don Barone

“Yesterday…”Dateline: Old School“The only thing you take with you when you’re gone is what you leave behind."~ John AllstonThe time to think about your legacy, is before you begin it.The pens of...

Legends: Tommy Martin

Legends: Tommy Martin

By Don Barone

“There are places I remember…”Dateline: Toledo Bend“Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.”~Mark Twain“Been fishing with Tommy Martin for 35 years, couldn’t keep up with him...

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