The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register Columnsen-usWed, 6 May 2015 05:34:51 EDTWed, 6 May 2015 05:34:51 EDT New River Birding Festival Is Definitely a Diamond of a Day this week, I attended the New River Birding and Nature Festival in southern West Virginia as a speaker and guide.Sun, 3 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTPirates Leave 18 On Base in Loss to Cards LOUIS - Clint Hurdle is not about to panic. The Pittsburgh manager is taking a wait-and-see approach to his teams' inability to get the key hit. The Pirates stranded a season-high 18 runners in a 2-1 11-inning loss at St. Louis on Saturday.Sun, 3 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTKluber Still Winless In Tribe Loss to Blue Jays (AP) - Corey Kluber's numbers aren't pretty, and he's still winless after six starts this season. Yet after another rough outing, the reigning AL Cy Young Award winner said there's nothing wrong with him physicall.Sun, 3 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTListen to the Sound of the Jousting Jakes two weeks ago I heard the first turkey gobble of the year. It must have been right on the edge of the yard because I heard it while still lying in bed just before dawn. A gobble is such a distinctive sound that even a child can recognize it.Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTRINE: An OVAC Week That Will Be Well Worth Wait - It's not secret that our arch nemesis Mother Nature has torn apart the spring sports schedule. We've had some bad ones during the years, but this one takes the cake as far as recent history goes.Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT