Author:

Bill Radford

Country Life columnist and production editor

Bill Radford and his wife live in eastern El Paso County with a menagerie that includes a horse, mule, goats, rabbits and chickens.

Marcy Matthews is "the Chick Chick of Colorado Springs." Bill Radford, The Gazette
Ralph Mills maneuvers swinging bars and ropes during a bootcamp on Saturday, April 2, 2016. Personal trainer Pam Rushing, whose front yard is filled with obstacles, holds a bootcamp every Saturday for obstacle course race training. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette.
A resident of Colorado Cutie Pigs. Bill Radford, The Gazette
Falcon firefighters at the scene of a grass fire in January. Photo courtesy of Falcon Fire Department
Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill in "Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice." (Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.)
This pig - now named Tiller - has a new home after apparently being abandoned. Photo courtesy of Jacque Lemu
Sandra Hawman looks over some of her family history. Her family's presence in the area reaches back several generations. Bill Radford, The Gazette
Chica the goat in the middle of a neck stretch and head roll. Bill Radford, The Gazette
This rooster is a fierce protector of his flock. Bill Radford, The Gazette