• Turkey Hunting

    6-year-old Madelyn Hall killed her first turkey while hunting with her dad in Bladen County.

    6-year-old Elizabethtown huntress kills 21-pound gobbler

    Bird had 10.5-inch beard
    April 19, 2016 at 11:55pm
    Scott Kimock (L) poses with Lee Blackmon (R), and the York County gobbler that scored 168.4 by NWTF standards, and is the highest-scoring turkey ever taken in S.C., and nation's best with a bow.

    York County hunter arrows record book, 7-bearded gobbler

    Bird is highest scoring NWTF turkey in S.C., best in nation taken with bow
    April 19, 2016 at 11:15pm
    Johnny Dinkins killed this 29-pound gobbler last Saturday in Caswell County. It may be the second-heaviest tom ever killed in the Old North State.

    Greensboro hunter kills enormous turkey

    29-pound gobbler had 3 beards
    April 19, 2016 at 3:30pm
    Learning more about turkeys and their behavior will give you a leg up on filling this year’s tags.

    The wild-turkey biologist says....

    April 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    If you find a turkey’s nest during the spring, don’t disturb it in any way.

    Leave that turkey nest alone

    April 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    Veteran hunter Steve Drummond of Effingtham called in this gobbler for Sissy Johnson of Society Hill.

    Combine tactics for open-field gobblers

    April 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    7-year-old Laurel League (middle) poses with her dad Eric League (left) and granddad Art League (right) with the 21-pound gobbler she bagged on her first turkey hunt.

    7-year-old hunter kills 21-pound gobbler on her first turkey hunt

    Rockingham County's Laurel League adds trophy turkey to her list of hunting accomplishments
    April 14, 2016 at 12:13pm
    Jacob Johnston of Traphill killed this white turkey on opening day on his family's land in Wilkes County.

    Wilkes County turkey hunter kills white gobbler in Traphill

    Bird had all white feathers, black beard, dark eyes
    April 12, 2016 at 4:06pm
    Christian Cole (L) killed his first turkey opening youth day, and it was a good one. Jerrell Seawell (R) did the calling.

    14-year-old hunter kills triple-bearded gobbler in Chatham County

    24-pound bird had 1 3/8-inch spurs
    April 07, 2016 at 10:55am
    Decoys can help you kill turkeys, but they can also hurt you if you don't handle things properly.

    Are decoys turkey killers, or rescuers?

    How effective are turkey decoys?
    April 06, 2016 at 6:37pm
    Decoys can help you kill turkeys, but they can also hurt you if you don't handle things properly.

    Are decoys turkey killers, or rescuers?

    How effective are turkey decoys?
    April 06, 2016 at 6:37pm
    13-year-old Branson Miller killed this white-winged gobbler on opening day of North Carolina's Youth turkey season.

    Wilkesboro teen kills white-winged turkey on Youth Day

    Gobbler weighed 18.5 pounds, sported 9-inch beard
    April 05, 2016 at 9:30pm